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Ain't Misbehavin' first look at Oti Mabuse and Tyrone Huntley's production

The show will open at Southwark Playhouse in April

Renée Lamb in Ain't Misbehavin'
© Pamela Raith

Images have been released offering a first look at the upcoming production of Ain't Misbehavin', which is choreographed by Oti Mabuse and directed by Tyrone Huntley.

The show, which has opened in previews at Mercury Theatre Colchester, is due to run until 30 March before transferring to Southwark Playhouse from 19 April to 1 June.


The production marks the first London revival in 25 years and the cast features Adrian Hansel, Renée Lamb, Carly Mercedes-Dyer, Landi Oshinowo and Wayne Robinson.

James Whiteside is lighting designer, takis is designer, sound design is from Dan Samson, associate choreography from James Bennett, orchestrations are from Mark Dickman and casting is from Will Burton.

Ain't Misbehavin' celebrated the music of Fats Waller, stepping back into the 1920s nightclubs of Manhattan. The show is based on an idea by Murray Horwitz and Richard Maltby Jr, with orchestrations and arrangements by Luther Henderson, vocal and musical concepts by Jeffrey Gutcheon and vocal arrangements by Jeffrey Gutcheon and William Elliott.