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May05 0 Comments Magnificent Australian Audience Reviews
0 Comments May 5, 2015

Magnificent Australian Audience Reviews

Here are some feedback from YOU, the audience members, the stars of the show! The group were amazingly talented. They included us and made it fun. It didn’t matter...

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Aug26 0 Comments Edinburgh Fringe Review – “A rare opportunity for the whole family…”✮✮✮✮
0 Comments August 26, 2013

Edinburgh Fringe Review – “A rare opportunity for the whole family…”✮✮✮✮

Drumstruck is a rare opportunity for the whole family, from the very youngest to the oldest, to get stuck in and have some active fun together. This South African...

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Aug23 0 Comments Three Weeks – “Exhilarating, Enchanting and Engaging”
0 Comments August 23, 2013

Three Weeks – “Exhilarating, Enchanting and Engaging”

Exhilarating, enchanting and engaging, this is a very special show indeed. With an African drum on each seat you are drawn into both a music lesson and a visual...

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Aug22 0 Comments One4review – Every member of the audience is an essential part of the performance ☆☆☆☆☆
0 Comments August 22, 2013

One4review – Every member of the audience is an essential part of the performance ☆☆☆☆☆

Ubuntu is an African word meaning harmony. During Drum  Struck’s performance, there were waves of ubuntu and energy flowing from the performers to the audience and from the audience...

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Aug21 0 Comments Your Muse’s Mouth – Drumstruck “Ubuntu for Dummies”
0 Comments August 21, 2013

Your Muse’s Mouth – Drumstruck “Ubuntu for Dummies”

Translated from French. “Africa is the continent of ancestral stories and communication”, we learned from the shaman of the tribe that welcomed us. What makes the strength of the...

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Aug19 0 Comments York Mix –  “…it has won over audiences with its exhilarating presentation of African beats and explosive energy” ✮✮✮✮
0 Comments August 19, 2013

York Mix – “…it has won over audiences with its exhilarating presentation of African beats and explosive energy” ✮✮✮✮

My next show wasn’t for a couple of hours so I wandered down Princes Street for some retail therapy before I arrived at The Assembly Hall for Drum Stuck....

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Aug19 0 Comments “Slotting in somewhere between Stomp! and The Lion King, Drumstruck delivers on practically every level” 4.5 Stars – Edinburgh 24/7
0 Comments August 19, 2013

“Slotting in somewhere between Stomp! and The Lion King, Drumstruck delivers on practically every level” 4.5 Stars – Edinburgh 24/7

Being a percussionist who owns his own ‘djembe’, to say I was excited about seeing a show which features traditional African drums, including one for EVERY member of the...

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Aug15 0 Comments An interview with STV during Edinburgh Fringe
0 Comments August 15, 2013

An interview with STV during Edinburgh Fringe

Drum Struck is the 2nd longest Off-Broadway show – it’s the show where every audience member has an African drum on their seat to play along. Celebrities they have...

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Aug14 0 Comments Festmag – “Drumstruck is a Brilliant Show, it’s so Fun and Loud, I really enjoyed it!” ✮✮✮✮✮
0 Comments August 14, 2013

Festmag – “Drumstruck is a Brilliant Show, it’s so Fun and Loud, I really enjoyed it!” ✮✮✮✮✮

Joe Ledger, age 7, bangs the drum for this South African musical extravaganza. Drum Struck is a brilliant show, it’s fun and loud and I really enjoyed it. There...

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Aug13 0 Comments Edin blogger – “An amazing cast with such a tight performance makes this show a pure delight”
0 Comments August 13, 2013

Edin blogger – “An amazing cast with such a tight performance makes this show a pure delight”

Drumstruck‘s concept is simple… everybody gets a drum and joins in with the show. We knew little more than this but were sold as soon as we found out...

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Aug12 0 Comments Fringe Review – “….tribal, smiley, earthy and full of natural rhythm with community at its core”
0 Comments August 12, 2013

Fringe Review – “….tribal, smiley, earthy and full of natural rhythm with community at its core”

There was a huge queue to get in and an excited mix of audience from the very young to more mature…most forget their inhibitions and pick up a drum...

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Aug06 0 Comments Broadway Baby! – …in fact it is more than just a show – it is an experience!
0 Comments August 6, 2013

Broadway Baby! – …in fact it is more than just a show – it is an experience!

Despite the many celebrations for Drum Struck that have been quoted on its posters, I went in ready to be critical: I’m not impressed so easily, thought I. But...

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Aug06 0 Comments The List ☆☆☆☆ – “It’s Great Fun and More than a Little Therapeutic”
0 Comments August 6, 2013

The List ☆☆☆☆ – “It’s Great Fun and More than a Little Therapeutic”

Even before we’ve entered the room, the ingredients are in place to make this show by South African drumming group Drum Café one of the sleeper family hits of...

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Aug06 0 Comments The Scotsman – “Drumstruck is Ideal Entertainment for Families”
0 Comments August 6, 2013

The Scotsman – “Drumstruck is Ideal Entertainment for Families”

There are numerous interactive experiences on the Fringe, but few which immerse so many as infectiously as Drumstruck. With a compact African drum – or djembe, if you want...

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Jul19 0 Comments Drumming For Fun and Profit – NY Times
0 Comments July 19, 2013

Drumming For Fun and Profit – NY Times

Drum Struck started as a goofy corporate bonding ritual. So how did it become Off Broadway’s loudest play? Over the years, many entertainers have learned that the skills that...

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Jul19 0 Comments Sweet drums are made of this…
0 Comments July 19, 2013

Sweet drums are made of this…

Kudu horns and drumbeats! In a revamped Drum Struck, at The Market Theatre, not only do you get to join in with your own drum, for two nights only,...

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Jul18 0 Comments Be a Drumming Ace for a Night!
0 Comments July 18, 2013

Be a Drumming Ace for a Night!

By Trish Beaver If you don’t leave the Market Theatre after jamming sessions with the cast of Drum Struck with your hands on fire, then you probably had your...

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Jul18 0 Comments Jamming with Djembes
0 Comments July 18, 2013

Jamming with Djembes

Warren Lieberman’s philosophy is that anyone can make music, and he’s drumming it into our heads, writes Trish Beaver. There is something primeval about the simple beat of a...

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Jun13 0 Comments Broadway.com: “Did Critics Feel the Beat of Off-Broadway’s Drum Struck?”
0 Comments June 13, 2013

Broadway.com: “Did Critics Feel the Beat of Off-Broadway’s Drum Struck?”

Drum Struck, an interactive drumming show with South African roots, has arrived off-Broadway. The show opened at Dodger Stages on June 16. Did critics feel the beat? Here is...

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Jun13 0 Comments Simon Saltzman, Curtainup
0 Comments June 13, 2013

Simon Saltzman, Curtainup

So you want to be a drummer, or perhaps you are in need of some primal therapy. Drum Struck could help you achieve that goal with less effort than you would...

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Jun13 0 Comments The New York Times
0 Comments June 13, 2013

The New York Times

Providing theatergoers a two-foot drum on every seat, it offers an opportunity to exorcise aggression by delivering a good beating. On a slightly more elevated level, it presents a superficial introduction to...

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Jun12 0 Comments Princeton’s Business and Entertainment Newspaper
0 Comments June 12, 2013

Princeton’s Business and Entertainment Newspaper

  So you want to be a drummer, or perhaps you are in need of some primal therapy. Drum Struck could help you achieve that goal with less effort...

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