South Africa’s ‘Drumstruck’ sensation heads to the Hunter

It’s the show where YOU play the drums! Direct from South Africa and Broadway comes Drumstruck – The world’s first interactive theatrical experience is headed to the Hunter this April, set to hit Cessnock Performing Arts Centre on Thursday 9 April.


Drumstruck created by Warren Lieberman and director by Kathy-Jo Ross, is a compelling blend of soul stirring African rhythms, thrilling colourful dancing and the world’s most magnificent and uplifting voices.


Traditional dancing, ornate sets and artfully painted performers adorned in radiant costumes provide a colourful and entertaining spectacle.

Drumstruck premiered in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2002. The smash hit musical has played to sellout theatres from New York to Tokyo receiving standing ovations at every venue, this unique phenomenon, rooted in African culture, is a thoroughly engaging spectacle that provides the audience with pure interactive fun and entertainment that is perfect for the whole family.


Drumstruck is unique in that the audience helps create the show – everyone participates in the musical’s show-stopping rhythms and drumming sequences on their own African djembe drums.


For more information or to book tickets, phone (02) 4990 7134 or visit

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