Explores the rise to stardom of The Kinks. Set against the back-drop of a Britain caught mid-swing between the conservative 50s and riotous 60s, this production explores the euphoric highs and agonising lows of one of Britain's most iconic bands and the irresistible music that influenced generations.Music Ray Davies. Lyrics Ray Davies. Book by Joe Penhall. Producer Sonia Friedman Productions. Producer Ambassador Theatre Group.