About the Show/Event
Information for Mushy - Lyrically Speaking at Leeds Playhouse (formerly West Yorkshire Playhouse), Leeds (Play). An uplifting tale inspired by the true story of Musharaf Asghar (Educating Yorkshire). Dewsbury, 2013. Mushy, a young man with a debilitating stammer, finds himself at the centre of a television documentary. In a moment of inspiration from his teacher, Mr. Burton, he starts to find a rhythm in his voice through music. Social media erupts hailing it a miracle cure and both teacher and pupil become overnight celebrities. But Mushy's journey to find his voice has only just begun... Courtyard Theatre
Age Advisory: 8+
Performers Varun Raj (Mushy), Oliver Longstaff (Mr Burton), Medhavi Patel (Ammi).
Book by Pravesh Kumar. Lyrics Raxstar. Company Rifco Theatre Company. Director Ameet Chana. Design Eleanor Bull. Lighting Robbie Butler. Music Arun Ghosh. Sound Arun Ghosh. Dramaturg Nic Wass.