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The Mad Hatter's Tea Party Digital Programme


Supported by Nesta, Arts & Humanities Research Council and public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.


Welcome from Kevin O'Hare (Director, The Royal Ballet), Marcus Davey (Chief Executive and Artistic Director, Roundhouse) and Kate Prince (Artistic Director, ZooNation Dance Company)

Watch: the trailer

Rehearsal photographs

Photographs from the rehearsal for The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

In conversation with Kate Prince

Kate Prince talks to Will Richmond about The Mad Hatter's Tea Party, ZooNation Dance Company and the importance of talking about mental wellbeing

Cast and creative team

The creators and performers of The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

ZooNation Dance Company

More information about ZooNation Dance Company


A Mad Tea-Party

Read the chapter 'A Mad Tea-Party' from Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Listen: when Alice met...

Fiona Shaw reads from Lewis Carroll's novel

Watch: The Mad Hatters’ dance-off between The Royal Ballet’s Steven McRae and ZooNation’s Turbo

Royal Ballet Principal Steven McRae and hip-hop dancer 'Turbo' face-off during rehearsals for their respective roles as the Mad Hatter

Watch: the rehearsal process for The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

ZooNation's Artistic Director Kate Prince, with Lizzie Gough and Carrie-Anne Ingrouille, in rehearsal for The Mad Hatter's Tea Party.


A selection of responses to The Mad Hatter's Tea Party


More information about the creators of the show and the performers