Mood Music at the Old Vic: Ben Chaplin and the cast in rehearsals

Joe Penhall’s play runs as part of the Old Vic’s bicentennial season

Ben Chaplin in rehearsals for Mood Music
Ben Chaplin in rehearsals for Mood Music
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Photos have been released showing Ben Chaplin and the cast of Mood Music in rehearsals for the show ahead of its premiere at the Old Vic in London next month.

The play, which follows a music producer (Chaplin) embroiled in the battle for rights to a hit song, is written by Joe Penhall (Blue/Orange, Sunny Afternoon) and directed by Roger Michell (Notting Hill/Enduring Love) with set design by Hildegard Bechtler, costume designer by Dinah Collin, composition by David Arnold, lighting by Rick Fisher, sound by John Leonard and casting by Jessica Ronane.

Alongside Chaplin in the cast is Pip Carter, Kurt Egyiawan, Seána Kerslake, Jemma Redgrave and Neil Stuke.

Mood Music runs at the Old Vic from 2 May to 16 June, with previews from 21 April.