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The Rebel Cell


‘8 Mile meets 1984’
Edinburgh Fringe Winner   **** 4 STARS

From the producers of the West End Smash Hit ‘Into the Hoods’ and the critically acclaimed theatre company Giddy Ox the multi-award winning show The Rebel Cell comes to the New Wolsey 2nd-3rd November at 7.45pm.
It’s England 2015 and free speech and civil liberties are a thing of the past. The leader of the revolution has been captured by the state police and a thrilling lyrical battle pits the freedom fighter against his old friend - now a journalist assigned to interview him - who questions the integrity of the revolution. The two men lock horns in a daring battle of wits and world-views. Using multi-media projections, real-time camera work, a live scratch DJ and a lyrical hip hop battle the audience is taken back to 2010 to reveal their turbulent history.

Since 2004 Baba Brinkman has toured his award-winning hip-hop theatre show, “The Rap Canterbury Tales”, to dozens of cities around the world. Baba joined forces with UK BBC Slam Champion MC Dizraeli to form the hip-hop group Mud Sun, and they co-wrote and released two albums. Baba recently released his fifth solo album “Apocalyptic Utopian Dreams in the Western Wilderness”

Dizraeli is a rapper, writer, poet and singer with the band Dizraeli and the Small Gods who have been nominated for a UK Festivals Award! He is the 2006/7 Farrago UK Slam Poetry Champion and also a Radio 4 Poetry Slam winner. Dizraeli has a new single out – ‘Bomb Tesco’ and his debut solo album ‘Engurland (City Shanties)’ is on release from .

Age guidance 14+

This extremely current production promises to be a thought-provoking, entertaining night out for young people and adults alike.  The Rebel Cell is enjoyable, challenging theatre which will keep you thinking long after you leave.

You can book tickets by calling the Box Office on 01473 295900 or online at Ticket prices are from £8.50 - £14.50.

If you are under 26 or a student at UCS, show some ID at the Box Office on the day of the performance to buy your tickets for just £5 each (applies to any show at The New Wolsey, not available in advance)

I hope you will join us for this rebellious, philosophical show.


1 IP1zine | on 02 November 2010


Tonight only (2nd November)

Still a few left, call and quote “RAP” for tickets to THE REBEL CELL 2nite at 7.45pm - call 01473 295900!

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