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This Joint is Jumpin'

There are some great ingredients to this show – Fats Waller’s music, a fine band, excellent vocalists and some brilliant tap dancing – but the problem with this homage to Waller is that it doesn’t know what it is. 212 more words


REVIEW: This Joint is Jumpin', The Other Palace Studio

Patrice Miller’s lively and entertaining production captures the spirit of the jazz era, while celebrating the music of Thomas Wright ‘Fats’ Waller. 

It seems that tap dancing is proving popular at the moment, not only has 42nd Street opened in the West End but now this lively tribute to Fats Waller’s music is matched by some pretty nifty tap dancing performed and choreographed  by Michela Marino Lerman and Joseph Wiggan. 372 more words


NEWS: Comedian Desiree Burch Joins Cast of This Joint is Jumpin'

It has been announced that the comedian and writer will be joining the cast for the world premiere production of This Joint is Jumpin’ at The Other Palace from the 4th April.  211 more words

Watch: Broadway Legend Lillias White Perform Two Classic Broadway Tunes

Ahead of her London debut in This Joint is Jumpin, watch Broadway star Lillias White performing  And I’m Telling You from Dreamgirls and Don’t Rain on my Parade from Funny Girl.  305 more words

NEWS: Lillias White to Make London Stage Debut in This Joint is Jumpin'

It has been announced that Broadway star Lillias White and British actor Samuel Anderson will lead the cast of This Joint is Jumpin’. 

Playing at The Other Palace Studio from the 4th April, This Joint is Jumpin’ is a celebration of the life and music of Fats Waller. 205 more words