Posts Tagged 'Sadler’s Wells'


Dancing La Vida Loca

London knows all too well that the Cubans bring a lot of energy to their dancing, so when a whole group of contemporary dancers from the land of the Castros come all at once you can expect explosion and fireworks.


UMOJA @ Peacock Theatre

UMOJA is a pulsating musical celebration of South African song and dance, which is set to light up the West End in 2012. The show has previously enjoyed two popular runs in the West End and has been seen by

Interview with Rodrigo Pederneiras

Grupo Corpo are one of Brazil’s leading contemporary dance companies, renowned for their typically Brazilian creations that combine classical ballet techniques with elements from Brazil’s popular music and dance. They’re now returning to London for four nights and we have interviewed choreographer Rodrigo Pederneiras.


Grupo Corpo: Ímã & Onqotô @ Sadler’s Wells

Brazilian dance company Grupo Corpo‘s take on clasical ballet has earnt them much praise since their formation in 1975. Across four nights at Sadler’s Wells they will be performing Ímã and Onqotô, two pieces featuring music by +2, Caetano Veloso


Havana Rakatan @ Peacock Theatre

Havana Rakatan returns to the West End once more, bringing the rhythm and soul of Havana to London. Featuring sizzling live music and dance, Havana Rakatan is a journey through Cuba’s rich musical heritage.

Talking Fela with Sahr Ngaujah

After much anticipation, Fela! – the critically acclaimed Broadway musical, celebrating the life and music of Nigerian Afro-beat legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti – has made its return to London’s Sadler’s Well Theatre for the second time, and JungleDrums has had


The Return Of Fela!

Fela! is a musical based on the story of Fela Kuti. It’s basically won every award that’s going and has now returned for a second run in London. Expect one funky evening!

Flamenco tour de force

This February the stages of London’s leading dance venue will host for the eighth time the annual  Flamenco Festival London.

Tango with a Brazilian twist

As Tanguera takes over Sadler’s Wells this August, Jungle catches up with Brazilian member of the troop, Junior Cervila