Some Like It Hip Hop returns to the Peacock Theatre in London from 20 September until 13 October before embarking on a 10 date UK tour.
Video: ZooNation Some Like It Hip Hop trailer 2012
Some Like It Hip Hop is the successful feature length follow up to Into The Hoods from ZooNation Dance Company losely based on the movie Some Like It Hot and Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, written by founder Kate Prince and Felix Harrison with an original soundtrack by Josh Cohen and DJ Walde.
Its initial run at the Peacock Theatre in 2011 featured Tommy Franzén in the lead role as Simeon Sun, Lizzie Gough as Jo Jo Jameson, Teneisha Bonner as Kerri Kimbalayo and Duwane Taylor as The Governor.
Some Like It Hip Hop 2012 UK tour dates
Thursday 20 September – Sunday 14 October
Peacock Theatre, London
Thursday 18 October – Saturday 20 October
Tuesday 23 October – Wednesday 24 October
Truro Hall, Cornwall
Friday 26 October – Saturday 27 October
Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
Tuesday 30 October – Wednesday 31 October
G Live, Guildford
Tuesday 6 November – Wednesday 7 November
Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
Friday 9 November – Saturday 10 November
Tuesday 13 November- Wednesday 14 November
Friday 16 November
Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
Tuesday 20 November – Wednesday 21 November
The Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton
About ZooNation Dance Company
ZooNation Dance Company was founded in 2002 by Kate Prince. In 2006, the company premiered hip hop dance theatre production Into the Hoods, which went on to become the longest running dance show the West End has ever seen. In 2010 ZooNation became a Resident Company at Sadler’s Wells, and Kate Prince became an Associate Artist.