Five Guys Named Moe, the Tony Award-nominated and Olivier Award-winning musical will return to London for a limited season in September 2017 in a brand new pop-up theatre in Marble Arch.
Five Guys Named Moe features the irresistible hits of trailblazing ‘King of the Jukebox’ Louis Jordan, including Early In The Morning, Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby, Choo Choo Ch’Boogie and Saturday Night Fish Fry. The soundtrack of soul, blues, gospel and early r ‘n’ b is performed on stage by a live band.
The Marble Arch Theatre is being designed specifically for the production and will transport the audience back to the engrossing jazz bars of 1940s New Orleans. A unique, circular auditorium will ensure that the action take place all around the theatre and pre and post-performance drinks never felt so good in the theatre’s authentic 1940s foyer cocktail bar. The band is playing, the bourbon is flowing… come and join the party!
The production, which is to be directed by Peters himself and features the hits of jazz legend Louis Jordan, will have an initial booking period from 28 August to 25 November 2017. Five Guys Named Moe tickets are now on sale.
Five Guys Named Moe will be directed by Clarke Peters with musical staging and choreography by Andrew Wright, set and costume design by takis, lighting design by Philip Gladwell and sound by Ben Harrison.