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Due to the public health emergency, Skylight's upcoming shows Evita and Candide have been rescheduled. Please click here for more information.

 

Five Guys Named Moe

January 25–February 10, 2019

Past Show

Audience Information

This joyful, jazzy tribute to Louis Jordan, the 1940s rhythm-and-blues singer, songwriter and band leader, is an unstoppable party of a show. After our hero’s girlfriend leaves him, he turns his life around by listening to the megawatt singing and dancing energy of five guys named Moe performing favorites like Saturday Night Fish Fry and Choo Choo Ch'Boogie. Ages 11 and up.

A musical by Clarke Peters Featuring Louis Jordan’s Greatest Hits
Originally produced at the Theatre Royal Stratford East

Cast & Crew

Cast

Omax – Gavin Lawrence*
Four-Eyed Moe – James Carrington
No Moe – Shawn Holmes
Eat Moe – Sean Anthony Jackson
Little Moe – Kevin James Sievert
Big Moe – Lorenzo Rush Jr.*

*Appearing Through An Agreement Between This Theatre, Skylight Music Theatre, And Actors' Equity Association, The Union Of Professional Actors And Stage Managers In The United States.

 

Crew

Stage Director – Malkia Stampley
Music Director – Christie Chiles Twillie
Choreographer – Lanette Costas
Scenic Designer – Tara A. Houston
Costume Designer – Samantha C. Jones**
Lighting Designer – Latrice Lovett
Sound Designer – Zack Berinstein
Production Stage Manager – Daniel J. Hanson

*Appearing through an agreement between this theatre, Skylight Music Theatre, and Actors' Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.
**The Costume designer is represented by United Scenic Artists, Local USA-829.

Press & Reviews

Reviews

  • This nonstop party of a musical is sure to lift spirits and sing and dance away the heartaches.
    Shepherd Express
  • ...all six men on stage are talented vocalists and performers having a great time, and their enthusiasm is contagious!
    Ozaukee Living Local