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4 Stars

"A scorching production...an exuberant tribute to the healing power of music"

- The Stage

4 Stars

"Slick, breathtaking and on the money!"

- The Telegraph


"SASS, Soul, Sex Appeal. Pure entertainment, total fun!"

- WhatsOnStage.com


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Clarke has appeared in over 40 productions in London, New York and Los Angeles


Clarke has appeared in over 30 TV shows, including the hit HBO Drama, The Wire and Netflix's Jessica Jones


Regularly attends Book festivals throughout the UK and US

Awards & Nominations

Olivier Award Winner for Five Guys Named Moe in 1991 and Tony Award Nomination in 1992


This exuberant, international hit musical, written by Clarke Peters, pays tribute to the music of rhythm and blues pioneer Louis Jordan. ERT’s production will commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the musical’s Broadway production.

Director Keith Young said, “I am humbled and honored to have the privilege to rediscover and celebrate Clarke Peters’ gem, FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE, and to work with this enormously talented cast.

Additional Info

FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE played May 18, 2017 – June 11, 2017, with the official opening on Saturday, May 20 at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, 4718 West Washington Boulevard in Los Angeles – Please note this show is now CLOSED.


The diverse range of sentiments that are evoked thus contribute to how alive and animated one feels when experiencing this energizing production by the Ebony Repertory Theatre. For this reason, the musical is enjoyed at an all-encompassing level, making it the most excitement anyone will have at the theatre this year – read the full review at LA Excites

Clarke Peters - Five Guys Named Moe LA
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