Kenyan musical heads to Broadway.

Position:Kaleidoscope - Tinga Tinga Tales - Brief article

Tinga Tinga Tales, a popular Kenyan children's show, was performed as a musical at the Kenyan National Theatre, after which it featured for two weeks at the New Victory Theatre in New York.

The show uses Kenyan children's fables to explain questions from the animal kingdom, such as why the giraffe's neck is long and how the chameleon got its colours.

The move from Kenya to the US was organised by the director and multiple BAFTA award-winner Claudia Lloyd. "We did this show in a much more rock and roll-like way, as a...

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