Saycon Sengbloh To Reprise Her Role in “Fela!” Musical for Brief Run in Los Angeles

Saycon Sengbloh in "Fela!"

Photo: Brian Estrada

It’s being reported that original Fela! cast member Saycon Sengbloh will join the national tour of the Tony-winning musical at the Center Theatre Group’s Ahmanson Theatre Jan. 1, 2012, for a limited, one-week engagement.

The actress originated the role of Sandra in the 2009 Broadway debut production of Fela! Senglboh will appear through January 8, 2012 in Los Angeles.

The actress is also scheduled to appear in the Off-Broadway world premiere of award-winning playright Katori Hall‘s Hurt Village following her brief stint on Fela! in February.

Directed and choreographed by Tony winner Bill T Jones, Fela! has won Tony awards for Best Choreography, Best Costume Design and Best Sound Design.

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Ron Cephas Jones, Tonya Pinkins, Saycon Sengbloh Cast in Katori Hall’s ‘Hurt Village’