A hip-hop group sporting it's signature white masks, Jabbawockeez has become a staple in Las Vegas entertainment. After 10 years in Vegas, the group shows no signs of slowing down. Through dancing to heart-pounding music, miming audio clips and interacting with audience members, Jabbawockeez continues to delight fans at each show. The troupe, brought into the spotlight through its performances on America’s Best Dance Crew in 2008, has since created an ever-evolving Las Vegas stage show that showcases its innovative choreography.
Behind the Masks
Originally hailing from San Diego, Calif., Jabbawockeez was founded in 2003. The troupe catapulted into fame in 2008 through winning performances on America’s Best Dance Crew. On the show, its iconic masks helped the group to stand out while at the same time putting the focus on each dancer’s intricate moves. Since its stint on America’s Best Dance Crew, Jabbawockeez established its resident Las Vegas show, opening with its first show, MÜS.I.C, in 2010. The troupe’s latest show, JREAMZ, opened in 2015. The name "Jabbawockeez" comes from Lewis Carroll’s poem "Jabberwocky," which appeared in his book Through the Looking Glass, the sequel to Alice in Wonderland.
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Where can I see a Jabbawockeez performance?
Jabbawockeez performs at MGM Grand in Las Vegas at the Jabbawockeez Theater. Jabbawockeez performances are scheduled at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. on Thursdays through Mondays. The show is dark on Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
Can I bring my child to a Jabbawockeez performance?
Jabbawockeez's performances are open to all ages. While children ages four and older need a ticket, children 3 years old and younger may be admitted as a lap seat.
What can I expect at a Jabbawockeez show?
Jabbawockeez’s current show, JREAMZ: Journey Within, is an immersive experience that features 3D video mapping in the Jabbawockeez Theater. The cast is made up of 13 rotating dancers wearing their white masks. Expect an interactive event when you attend a Jabbawockeez show: The dancers often ask for audience participation. This participation is meant to get the crowd smiling and laughing, sometimes involving the audience in mimicking the dancers' moves. Enjoy stunning choreography showcased alongside high-tech special effects and dynamic, pulsing music. In classic Jabbawockeez fashion, the dancers create memorable forms with their bodies and use freezing and popping movements as a part of the group’s style.
Who has Jabbawockeez performed with?
You may have seen Jabbawockeez outside of the group's Las Vegas home. The hip-hop troupe has made appearances on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Live With Regis and Kelly, Dancing With the Stars and So You Think You Can Dance. Jabbawockeez has also toured with Jesse McCartney and New Kids on the Block, and the group danced at the American Music Awards with Bruno Mars. No stranger to the dance competition world, the troupe has also performed on NBC’s World of Dance.
Has Jabbawockeez won any awards>
Jabbawockeez was the first dance crew to receive Hip-Hop International’s Living Legend of Hip-Hop Award, receiving this honor in 2012. The award was given in recognition of the group’s contribution to the dance community. At MGM Grand, Jabbawockeez’s show was voted "Best All Ages Show" and "Best Family Show."
How long is a Jabbawockeez show?
A Jabbawockeez show typically lasts 70 minutes.
Does a Jabbawockeez show have a plot?
The plot of Jabbawockeez’s JREAM centers on a pajama-wearing zombie named PJ. PJ lives in a dull world filled with boredom until he meets a group of dancers. These dancers introduce him to a new and exciting world which he interacts with through dance.Back to Top