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The Lehman Trilogy


Venue

Raffertys Theatre

Dates

31 August - 01 September 2019

Event Type

Cinema Screening

National Theatre Live
THE LEHMAN TRILOGY
By Stefano Massini, adapted by Ben Power
Directed by Sam Mendes


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.

Captured live from London’s West End as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th Birthday season this critically acclaimed and five-time Olivier Award nominated play features stunning set design from Es Devlin (NT Live: Hamlet) comes to Riverside’s big screen for a limited time.

Classification
E – Exempt from Classification


Dates & Times

General Public Screenings
Saturday 31 August 2019 at 1pm
Sunday 1 September 2019 at 1pm



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