In this extraordinarily ambitious community project on obesity and mental health, based on interviews with over 250 Londoners, Old Vic New Voices (OVNV) has assembled a company of more than 120 volunteers aged 16 to 60 from across London, from first time performers to novice backstage and technical staff.
Ten new songs referencing Ska, reggae, gospel and jazz will collide with contemporary dance by emerging choreographer John Ross.
Book and lyrics by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm. Music and Lyrics by Suzy Davies. Based on an original concept by Steve Winter. Directed by Alexander Ferris.
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