Ray Davies’ Kinks Musical “Sunny Afternoon” to Open on London’s West End in October

By Music News Group

Sonia Friedman ProductionsThe Kinks-themed stage musical Sunny Afternoon is officially heading to the London’s West End, the U.K. capital’s equivalent of Broadway. The show, which had a sold-out debut run at London’s Hampstead Theatre, is scheduled to begin previews at the Harold Pinter Theatre on October 4.

Sunny Afternoon boasts an original story by Kinks frontman Ray Davies, who also is responsible for the production’s music and lyrics. The musical dramatizes the band’s early history, follows the group’s ups and downs as it established itself as one of the …read more