RUSH A Joyous Jamaican Journey
Join us as we tell the story of Reggae music and the Windrush Generation and hear how their music took the world by storm.
Narrated by comedian John Simmit and featuring ska, rock steady, calypso, gospel, lovers rock, dancehall and Reggae played live by the JA Reggae Band.
Get ready to dance to the music of Desmond Dekker, Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley, Lord Kitchener, Millie Small and many more.
Production will be touring through 2022 and into 2023. See tour dates.
Following the success of its current tour we will be continuing to offer this production in 2023.
“This is a fantastic show, informative, hugely entertaining & the music – WOW!!!…the two vocalists were outstanding & gave me chills with their amazing voices.”
Extract from review, link below.
‘The pervasive theme of the evening for me was the rhythm which permeated every song, energised the audience and left people with a feel good factor.’
The King of Reggae
The Man - The Music
Written and co-narrated by Jannette Barrett aka Lyricist B this new production follows the same narrated musical format as our highly successful production RUSH A Joyous Jamaican Journey.
‘Let’s Get Together And Feel Alright’ as Rush Theatre Company, the company that brought you the critically acclaimed RUSH – A Joyous Jamaican Journey, bring you their brand new production THE KING OF REGGAE – THE MAN – THE MUSIC.
Get ready to enjoy songs like One Love, No Woman No Cry and Is This Love all played live on stage by the incredible The King of Reggae Band, as we tell the story of the man who brought Reggae music to the world.
From a Government yard in Trenchtown to Rastafari Icon, this brand new narrated musical charts the life and times of the King of Reggae, touching every aspect of the Jamaican superstar’s musical, spiritual and political life and the impact his music was to have worldwide.
Featuring over 20 of his iconic hits, hear the story of the man and enjoy the music.
This production premiered at Wolverhampton Grand on April 28th 2022 and is touring until 2023 – contact us for more information.