“Blistering...boils over the stage”
“A triumph of effervescent dancing”
“Pretty much irresistible”
“This show is destined to be a big hit”
“Every aspect of this production harmonises perfectly. It is a triumph”
“Infectious energy & knock-out style”
“Sets the stage alight”
New dates announced!
29 Sep – 17 Oct 2021
Portugal Street, Holborn, WC2A 2HT
Educational group ticket offer available from £10 per ticket plus one teacher free per 10. Under 18s only.
About the show
Message In A Bottle is the spectacular new dance-theatre show from triple Olivier Award nominee, Kate Prince MBE to the iconic hits of music superstar, Sting including Roxanne, Every Breath You Take, Walking on the Moon, Fields of Gold, Englishman In New York and Shape of My Heart.
A village alive with joyous celebrations is suddenly under siege. Everything changes forever. Determined and daring, three parted siblings step out on their own extraordinary adventures.
With a mix of exhilarating dance styles, dazzling footwork and breathtaking athleticism set to the music of Sting, Message In A Bottle tells a vital and uplifting story of humanity and hope.
Message In A Bottle is the latest masterpiece from the ground-breaking creator behind Some Like it Hip Hop, Into The Hoods, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie (choreography) and SYLVIA, and features the astonishing talents of dance storytelling powerhouse, ZooNation: The Kate Prince Company.
Director & Choreographer – Kate Prince
Music & Lyrics – Sting
Music Supervisor & New Arrangements – Alex Lacamoire
Music Producer & Arranger – Martin Terefe
Music Co-Producer & Mixer – Oskar Winberg
Set Designer – Ben Stones
Video Designer – Andrzej Goulding
Costume Designer – Anna Fleischle
Lighting Designer – Natasha Chivers
Sound Designer – David McEwan
Dramaturg – Lolita Chakrabarti
Associate Choreographer – Lukas McFarlane
Music Associate & Additional Arrangements – D.J. Walde
Assistant Choreographers – Tommy Franzen & Lizzie Gough
Download the Message In A Bottle resource pack
Delve deeper into the creative minds behind the show and explore workshop ideas, exclusive clips and interviews with some the creative team behind the hit show, including singer and guest vocalist Beverley Knight, and Tony Award winning music arranger and musical director Alex Lacamoire.
Book a Message In A Bottle workshop
Take part in a ZooNation led workshop, ideal for school, community and educational groups who would like to discover more about the creative process, choreography and characters behind Message In A Bottle.
Work with professional ZooNation artists and explore the signature styles of contemporary and breaking to the music of Sting.
– Individual workshops available both in person* and digital from £100**
– Workshop and Q&A packages available from £135**
– Duration: 1 hour – Full day (subject to requirements)
– Bespoke performance project packages also available
*Subject to government guidelines
**Travel costs and VAT not included