Mood Music

Old Vic Theatre
The Cut, Waterloo, London

Public Previews: 21 April 2018
Opens: 2 May 2018
Closes: 30 June 2018

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Nearest Tube: Waterloo

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Show times
Monday at 7.30pm
Tuesday at 7.30pm
Wednesday at 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Thursday at 7.30pm
Friday at 7.30pm
Saturday at 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Sunday no shows
Note: Sat 21 Apr at 7.30pm only
Note: Wed 25 Apr at 7.30pm only
Note: Wed 2 May at 7.00pm only
Note: Fri 4 May at 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Note: Thu 10 May at 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Note: Sat 12 May no shows

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Mood Music

The World Premiere of Joe Penhall's new play Mood Music in London starring Rhys Ifans for a strictly limited two month season

In an expensive London recording studio two songwriters, their lawyers and their psychotherapists go to battle over music. A play about the drama and the psychodrama of making music.

Please note: Recommended for ages 12 and above.

The cast features Rhys Ifans. Directed by Roger Michell with sets by Hildegard Bechtler, costumes by Dinah Collin, lighting by Rick Fisher, music by David Arnold and sound by John Leonard.

Rhys Ifans' London theatre credits include the role of 'Ebenezer Scrooge' in Matthew Warchus' production of Jack Thorne's stage adapation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol at the Old Vic Theatre in 2017; he role of the 'Fool' in Deborah Warner's revival of William Shakespeare's King Lear, opposite Glenda Jackson in title role, at the Old Vic Theatre in 2016; and the title role in Michael Grandage's production of Patrick Marber's play Don Juan In Soho, loosely based on Moliere, at the Donmar Warehouse in 2006.

Joe Penhall's West End credits include the Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon at the Harold Pinter Theatre in 2014 and the play Blue/Orange at the Duchess Theatre in 2001. Roger Michell's London theatre credits include Joanna Murray-Smith's play The Female Of The Species at the Vaudeville Theatre in 2008 and Joe Penhall's play Blue/Orange at the Duchess Theatre in 2001.

Mood Music in London at the Old Vic Theatre public previews from 21 April 2018, opens on 2 May 2018 and closes on 30 June 2018