Amadeus

Thursday, February 2
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3hr 30mins // directed by:Michael Longhurst // featuring:Lucian Msamati, Adam Gillen, Fleur de Bray, Karla Crome

Music. Power. Jealousy.
 
Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play directed by Michael Longhurst (Constellations,The World of Extreme Happiness), broadcast live from the National Theatre, and with live orchestral accompaniment by Southbank Sinfonia.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives in Vienna, the music capital of the world — and he’s determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, court composer Antonio Salieri has