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Southwark Playhouse, Off west end, London

As You Like It, Southwark Playhouse, Off West End 2014 - music by Jude Obermüller.jpg
...the Renaissance songs are imaginatively realised for a 2014 performance that captures the charm and rusticity of the play without ever sounding twee.
— ★★★★ What's On Stage
...a gorgeous folky score from Jude Obermüller.
— Time Out
Lovely original music by Jude Obermüller augments the production’s rustic charm...
— ★★★★★ The Public Reviews
Jude Obermüller’s music is beautiful, the musical sections provide moments of brilliance.
— West End Frame
As You Like It, Southwark Playhouse Off West End, artwork - music by Jude Obermüller


Director: Derek Bond
Composer: Jude Obermüller
Set and Costume designer: Emma Bailey
Lighting Designers: Sally Furguson & Charlie Lucas
Producers: Peter Huntley Productions & W14 Productions
General Management and Casting: 1505
Production Photography: Robert Workman


Adam / Corin: Richard Albrecht
Duke Senior / Duke Frederick / Sir Oliver Martext: Steven Crossley
Oliver de Boys / Jaques: Dominic Gerrard
Celia: Kaisa Hammarlund
Phebe (also Assistant MD): Joanna Hickman
Touchstone: Simon Lipkin
Orlando de Boys: Harry Livingstone
Charles the Wrestler / Amiens: Minal Patel
Rosalind: Sally Scott
Silvius / Le Beau: Sam Townsend

...composer Jude Obermüller provide[s] a lovely musical palette...
— The Arts Desk
...a beautiful score by Jude Obermüller that is performed live onstage by the cast
— There Ought to be Clowns
Next, there is the lovely musical element: the songs composed by Jude Obermüller
— British Theatre Guide
The voices...blend beautifully in the folky harmonies of Jude Obermüller’s contemporary score...the music is artfully interwoven to enhance the emotive points in the plot.
— ★★★★ The Upcoming
The transition from Court to the Forest of Arden, with white paper hailing down upon the heads of our saddened voyagers, accompanied by the sweet sinews of Jude Obermüller’s original score, is a moment of breath taking beauty.
— Postscript Journal