NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy

An NT Live Encore screening

15 September, 2019

  • wheelchair access
  • assistance dogs
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NT Live presents

NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy

Sun15 Sep 3:00pm at NST City

 

This is an Encore screening

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening.

Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons.

On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and an American epic begins. 163 years later, the firm they establish – Lehman Brothers – spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history.

This critically acclaimed and five-time Olivier Award nominated play features stunning set design from Es Devlin (NT Live: Hamlet) and will be broadcast live from London’s West End as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th Birthday season.

 

 

 

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Written by Stefano Massini

Adapted by Ben Power

Directed by Sam Mendes

 

Cast includes Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley & Ben Miles