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 One: Millennium Approaches was first performed at the National Theatre in 1992 and was followed by Part Two: Perestroika the following year.
Part One: Millennium Approaches will be broadcast live on 20 July 2017.
TICKET OFFER: A discount of £6 will be applied on adult tickets at checkout if ‘Angels in America: Millenium Approaches’ & ‘Angels in America: Perestroika’ are booked together.
EXCLUSIVE: The cast for Angels in America includes Andrew Garfield, Russell Tovey, Nathan Lane, Denise Gough, James McArdle, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Amanda Lawrence and Susan Brown. Watch their introduction to Tony Kushner’s modern classic.
Please be aware of the long running time of this performance. It will include two 15 minute intervals.