Information for The Rhythmics at Southwark Playhouse, Inner London (Musical). Hapless single-dad Grey is in a rut. Teenage daughter Silva packs him off to revive his rockstar dreams. He successfully auditions for âNick & the Rhythmics' only to realise... He's actually signed up for an all-male Rhythmic Gymnastics troupe. Against the odds these burly blokes twirl their 'ribbons of fire' as far as the World Championships - and along the way Grey finally learns to embrace life. Calendar Girls meets Full Monty in this joyous new musical. The Rhythmics website.
Approximate runtime 120minutes (including any interval).
Zweyla Mitchell Dos Santos (Silva), Noel Sullivan (Grey), Ken Christiansen (Nick), Kinny Gardner (Sid), Rebecca Hayes (Robin), Andrew Patrick-Walker (Jeremy), Joshua Steel (Connor), Phil Snowden (Dennis)
Book by: Poppy Burton-Morgan Lyrics(s): Poppy Burton-Morgan, Ben Glasstone Music(s): Ben Glasstone, Ellie Vekerk (musical supervisor) Producer(s): Metta Theatre, Aria Entertainment Director(s): Poppy Burton-Morgan, Jane Deitch (casting director) Musical Director: Erika Gundesen Choreographer: Mark Smith Sound: James Nicholson Costume: Francine Huin-Wah Lighting: Will Reynolds