About the Show/Event
Information for Mushy - Lyrically Speaking at Arcola, Inner London (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...
Age Advisory: 8+
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.