Theatre, sport and technology - Rumble in the Jungle: Rematch takes guests back in time to 1974 to see legendary boxers Muhammad Ali and George Foreman go head-to-head in Zaire. Brought to life by a live cast of actors, with live music, food and drink that create authentic smells and tastes of the time. From Ali’s pre-match trash talking to the step-by-step play-out of the fight where his famous rope-a-dope was performed, Rumble in the Jungle will take audiences on a journey to discover The Greatest Sporting Event of the 20th Century.
Split into six chapters, Rematch begins in 1974 Zaire, where border security have been alerted to your arrival in Kinshasa. In Chapter 2, you see the vibrant tapestry of Kinshasa, Zaire as you attend the fighters' press conference, delve into the boxers' intense training camps, or simply savor the moment at a local bar.
Chapter 3 celebrates the rich rhythms of Afrobeat, Soul, and Salsa. Join the festivities and dance to the tunes that unite American, African, and Latin music. In Chapter 4, take a well-deserved interval break within the grandeur of the Stade du 20 Mai.
Chapter 5 brings you to the clash between George Foreman and Muhammad Ali, who now stands as the underdog. In Chapter 6, the echoes of James Brown and other global music legends fill the air, creating a powerful finale.
Dock X London is created by Venue Lab, and is a versatile, multi-use warehouse in the centre of Canada Water. Its distinctive wave style apex ceiling houses a flexible rigging system.
Positioned by the water’s edge, Dock X is a vast 34,100 sq ft space.