RUSH – A Joyous Jamaican Journey

RUSH – A Joyous Jamaican Journey

Main Space

Wed 04 October


The story of reggae music and the Windrush Generation.

Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the arrival of the first Windrush Generation to the UK, RUSH – A Joyous Jamaican Journey is touring the UK sharing the chronicle accounts of our forefathers and celebrating their heroic achievements!

You will be taken on a powerful voyage through the history of Jamaica; highlighting Caribbean traditions, the influence of calypso, gospel, reggae and ska, and the impact it had on Black British culture.

Learn the history and experiences of the first Windrush Generation uniquely told by narrator – comedian, John Simmit. It features outstanding vocals from Ika, and Janice Williamson accompanied by the phenomenal JA Reggae Band directed by Orvil Pinnock.  

"This is a fantastic show, informative, hugely entertaining & the music - WOW!!! ........ the two vocalists were outstanding & gave me chills with their amazing voices.”

"This is unmissable" - Stage Talk Magazine




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