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COVID-19 Closure

We are sorry to let you know that De Montfort Hall is closed until further notice. We are rescheduling many shows and contacting bookers directly with information. Updates will also be posted here on the website. If you wish to contact us please email dmh-office@leicester.gov.uk or call 0116 233 3111 (phone lines available Monday to Friday, 10am – 4pm). Thank you for your ongoing patience and support.

RUSH A JOYOUS JAMAICAN JOURNEY

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RUSH A Joyous Jamaican Journey is a narrated musical show about the development of reggae music and the Windrush Generation.

Join us as we tell the story of reggae music from the arrival of the Windrush Generation from Jamaica, bringing their stories, history and music with them, and hear how their music evolved to take the world by storm.

Narrated by well known comedian and actor John Simmit the show features ska, rock steady, calypso, gospel, lovers rock, dancehall and reggae, all played live by the JA Reggae Band.

Get ready to listen to the music of Desmond Dekker, Jimmy Cliff, Toots & The Maytals, Prince Buster, Bob Marley & The Wailers, Lord Kitchener, Millie Small and many, many more.

This is the new rescheduled date from Thursday 15 October 2020.

All tickets, including pre-booked venue parking, will remain valid for the new date. If you need to contact us to discuss your booking please email dmh-office@leicester.gov.uk

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