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Buy Tickets for NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy

  • Fri Nov 22, 2019
  • 2:00pm
  • $21 - $24
  • Sun Dec 1, 2019
  • 6:00pm
  • $21 - $24
  • Fri Dec 13, 2019
  • 1:00pm
  • $21 - $24

Symphony Space / Film

NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy

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Description

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 (American Beauty, Skyfall) 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). “Theatre at its best. Sam Mendes triumphs.” - The Times

Theatre

Peter Jay Sharp Theatre

Expected Run Time is 220 minutes

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