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Blaze: the Streetdance Sensation, Peacock Theatre | reviews, news & interviews

Blaze: the Streetdance Sensation, Peacock Theatre

Blaze: the Streetdance Sensation, Peacock Theatre

From the messy teenager's bedroom, unstoppable zest emerges

Blaze: 'This exuberance is guaranteed to rejuvenate you faster than a Red Bull'Sadler's Wells Theatre

With a title like that, and a slug across the posters that so boastingly prejudges last night's premiere, some of us might keep our sceptical specs on when we turn up at the spirits-lowering Peacock Theatre to see this latest leap by mainstream stage forces onto the bandwagon of the most exciting trend in dance of the past 15 years. Sheathe those sceptical specs. This is a show blazing with talent and young exuberance, and it will rejuvenate you faster than a Red Bull.

With a title like that, and a slug across the posters that so boastingly prejudges last night's premiere, some of us might keep our sceptical specs on when we turn up at the spirits-lowering Peacock Theatre to see this latest leap by mainstream stage forces onto the bandwagon of the most exciting trend in dance of the past 15 years. Sheathe those sceptical specs. This is a show blazing with talent and young exuberance, and it will rejuvenate you faster than a Red Bull.

A team of inexhaustible girls and boys display the wonderful range of streetdance argots, from the witty expressiveness of popping and locking to the acrobatic daredevilry of breaking

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