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Audience feedback

"Absolutely stunning, wonderful, sensory show."
Audience feedback

Video trailer

Jamboree embarked on a UK tour in Autumn 2019. A Spring 2020 tour was cut short due to Covid-19.

About Jamboree

It’s time to make some noise! JAMBOREE is a vibrant piece of gig-theatre made for and with teenagers with have profound and multiple learning disabilities. Each tune in the gig has been co-created with a young person who is non-verbal. Audiences experience live Balkan music, colourful tactile costumes, sousaphone vibrations and interactive music and noise making.

Behind the scenes

Read Artistic Director Ellie Griffith’s blog on creating Jamboree.

Watch short film Composing a Jamboree about co-creating the show’s music with disabled young people.

At-home ideas

Watch Jamboree: The Sensory Sessions – three interactive, creative sessions inspired by the sensory moments in Jamboree, designed for families to try at home.

Check out these Jamboree: Sensory ideas to try at home.

Production Credits

Lead Artist Ellie Griffiths

Musicians Jovana Backovic (2019),Dunja Botic (2020), Aaron Diaz, Daniel Gouly, Robyn Steward (bOing! Festival only)

Hosts Griff Fender & Mark Foster

Music Director & co-composer Max Reinhardt

Co-composers Jovana Backovic, Aaron Diaz, Daniel Gouly, Robyn Steward

Sound Design Max Reinhardt with Daniel Gouly and Robyn Steward

Thank you to all the student musicians & staff at Linden Lodge School

Flavio Graff Designer

Andy Hamer Lighting Designer

Genevieve Say Choreographer

Dramaturg Rhiannon Armstrong

Evaluator Joe Wright

Jamie Linwood Large drum designed & made by

Production Manager Gareth Howells

Stage Manager Abbie Taylor

Re-lighter Jordan Wilkes

Head of Costume Amy Ford

Head of Construction Hannah Sharp

Costume Assistant Yunhye Choi

Set Builder Jack Bodimeade

Set Assistant Richard Popple