When: Thursday 22nd July and Friday 23rd July Where: Theatre Royal Stratford
Details as follows:
An excursion through the musical landscape like you’ve never seen before.
UD VOCAL COLLECTIVE WITH SPECIAL GUESTS:
NARRATED BY: MIKILL PANE
DIRECTED BY: MATTHEW ‘EXCALIBAH’ XIA
THURSDAY 22ND & FRIDAY 23RD JULY 2010
@ THEATRE ROYAL STRATFORD EAST
Theatre Royal Stratford East on Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd July and promises to be a truly unique music experience, fusing performance and multimedia in a breath-taking live concept album.
Strap on your seatbelt, sit back and relax as local heroes Ghetts, Maxsta, Devlin,Maverick Sabre, Miss D, Shezar and the UD Vocal Collective take you on a whistle-stop tour through the sights and sounds of the place they all call home. Think barbershops, backstreets and bus routes.
Throw in a live band, R&B songstress Shola Ama, soul veteran Omar, UK Funky maestros MC Versatile and Bongo Man of Crazy Cousinz and pioneers of the grime generation, NY and Lioness and you have a line-up strong enough to make any opponent envious. Re:Definition will also feature narration from Hackney’s very own wide-boy, lyricistMikill Pane and has been directed for the stage by Matthew ‘Excalibah’ Xia. So get ready for a rollercoaster journey set to take urban music beyond Olympic proportions.