1, Millennium Approaches
America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of
the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple
with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell.
Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter
along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things),
Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force
Awakens) and Russell Tovey (The Pass).
This new staging of Tony Kushner’s
multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning
director Marianne Elliott (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
and War Horse).
Part Two: Perestroika,
will also be broadcast live on 27 July 2017.
‘A start-to-finish sensation’
‘A true theatrical epic’
‘An exhilarating long day’s journey into flight. Andrew Garfield is spectacular’
‘A blistering production. The entire cast are superb’
What’s on Stage