Meet the creative team behind Peaky Blinders: The Redemption of Thomas Shelby, a new dance theatre show from Rambert inspired by the smash-hit TV series created by Steven Knight.
Directed and choreographed by Rambert’s Artistic Director Benoit Swan Pouffer, the dance show features a new storyline written specifically for the show by Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight.
Peaky Blinders: The Redemption of Thomas Shelby will feature live musicians led by Musical Director Yaron Engler and a score written by Roman GianArthur and Nate Wonder as well as a new track by Laura Mvula. GianArthur and Wonder worked with music consultant D.J. Walde to create the soundtrack for the production which will feature iconic songs from the television series.
Benjamin Zephaniah, who played street preacher Jeremiah Jesu in the TV series, will provide pre-recorded narration for the production.
The cast is led by Guillaume Quéau and Prince Lyons who alternate the role of Thomas Shelby, with Naya Lovell and Seren Williams alternating the role of Grace; the production will feature the permanent Rambert dance company
Peaky Blinders: The Redemption of Thomas Shelby will premiere at Birmingham Hippodrome on 27 September, followed by a London season at Troubadour Wembley Park, running from 12 October 2022 until 6 November 2022