After the success of ‘Into the Hoods’ and ‘Some Like it Hip Hop’, Kate Prince’s groundbreaking hip hop dance theatre company ZooNation delivers another extraordinary show with ‘Groove on Down the Road’.
The Edinburgh International Festival opened last week and runs until the 31 August – here’s a round up of what dance events will be presented as part of the festival and which ones will be coming to London.
‘This may be a theatre, but this is hip hop theatre – so make as much noise as possible,’ announced the narrator at the start of Groove On Down The Road, which has burst back onto the stage of Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall following last
Join Dorothy, Toto, Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion as they groove on down the yellow brick road in this visually spectacular journey to Oz. Have your head spun and your heart warmed as they meet the mysterious Wizard and discover the joys of following their
Having missed this show the first time around I was grateful to the Southbank Centre’s Festival of Love for providing the opportunity to catch a reprise of ZooNation’s modern-day take on The Wizard of Oz.
The BalletBoyz’ Roundhouse shows are an end and a beginning: London’s last chance to see the admired double bill of Serpent and Fallen, plus a sneak preview of material from Young Men, the company’s next show.