In The Mood focuses on two Caribbean Second World War veterans, whose nostalgic Remembrance Sunday lunch is disrupted by a visit from their frivolous and irritating friend,
in search of a loan and as many free drinks as he can get his hands on.

Original production

Opening night: 
Original Cast:
Norman Beaton Orrin
Allister Bain T.D
Mona Hammond Sonia
Marty Cruickshank Kate
Stefan Kalipha Trevor
Production Team:
Robin Lefevre Director
Lindy Hemming Costumes
Michael Calf Lighting
Sue Plummer Designer


Title Year Publisher NT Library
Four Plays: Sweet Talk; Alterations; In the Mood; El Dorado 2001 Oberon Books No


Type Code
NT audio recording of Act 1 BBPA/3/1/2

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Playscript MPS 1414 British Library
Playscript TTC/5/1/62 V&A Theatre Collections