“This is a dance party in it’s purest form”
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Reviews Hub
“Proof that hip-hop dance deserves your time”
⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Telegraph
“Invigorating, inspiring and tireless… Delivering the superhuman power of hip-hop”
⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Times
“Full of driving energy”
⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Independant
5-8 October 2022, Sadler’s Wells (Angel, London)
Some Like It Hip Hop, Into the Hoods, The Mad Hatters Tea Party and Message In A Bottle, are just some of the iconic shows that will be revisited in Mixtape, an explosive evening sweeping through 20 years of ground-breaking storytelling by Kate Prince and ZooNation.
Since 2002 ZooNation has inspired the next generation of theatregoers and theatre makers with its extraordinary work inspired by the music and culture of hip hop.
Mixtape presents excerpts of past shows reworked with a twist, paying tribute to the dancers, performers, creative teams and audiences along the way, Co-directed by Dannielle ‘Rhimes’ Lecointe and Bradley Charles, with Musical Director DJ Walde, Designer Ben Stones and Lighting Designer Charlie Morgan Jones, plus live vocalists and special guest performers from the past and present.
Described as ‘outrageously entertaining’, ‘dazzling’ ‘fierce, funny and powerful’ ZooNation productions have been setting stages alight for the last 20 years. Don’t miss the latest show in this trailblazing tracklist!
Co-directed by Dannielle ‘Rhimes’ Lecointe and Bradley Charles, with Musical Director DJ Walde, Designer Ben Stones and Lighting Designer Charlie Morgan Jones
Christian Alozie, Nafisah Baba, Issac Emmanuel Baptiste, Lindon Barr, Deavion Brown, Bradley Charles, David Cottle, Sheree Dubois, Jeffrey Felicisimo, Shannelle ‘Tali’ Fergus, Tommy Franzen, Nestor Garcia Gonzalez, Natasha Gooden, Lizzie Gough, Rowen Hawkins, Megan Ingram, Ajani Johnson-Goffe, Sherona Knight, Dannielle ‘Rhimes’ Lecointe, Jack Manley, Lukas McFarlane, D’jon McTernan, Asa Mohammed, Shaun Niles, Andry Oporia, Robbie Ordona, Portia Oti, Sarah Richards, Shaun Paul Smith, Elijah Smith, Arizona Snow, Steven Thompson, Gavin L Vincent, D.J. Walde, Malachi Welch
ZooNation Youth Company:
Levi Burrough, Leo Clarke, Rosie Dalton, Liberty Greig, Nicole Ingram, Alexander Johnston, Hari Khanchandani, Mabel Licorish, Zoe O’David
Moses Owolabi, Marley Quinlan-Gardner, Joel Sintim, Oliver Stewart, Abe Taylor, Miles Wijeyeratne, Mariah Williams
As part of this celebration, free exhibitions transform the foyers into a vibrant space showcasing the productions and artists that have created ZooNation: The Kate Prince Company, with a special exhibition honouring the life of the late Teneisha Bonner.