Take a look above at a trailer for the forthcoming National Theatre Live broadcast of the critically acclaimed London revival of Angels in America.
The Marianne Elliott-helmed production of Tony Kushner's two-part saga officially opened May 4 in the National’s Lyttelton Theatre with a cast headed by Andrew Garfield, Nathan Lane, James McArdle, Russell Tovey, and Denise Gough. Completing the company are Stuart Angell, Susan Brown, Laura Caldow, Claire Lambert, Amanda Lawrence, Becky Namgauds, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Stan West, and Lewis Wilkins.
The two parts of Angels in America will be broadcast live to cinemas one week apart: Part One on July 20, Part Two on July 27. Visit ntlive.com for more information.
Read reviews for the London revival here.
Kushner’s epic historical drama captures the lives of the HIV-positive Prior, his lover Louis, closeted gay Mormon Joe, his Valium-addicted wife Harper, his mother from Utah Hannah, notorious lawyer Roy Cohn, and his nurse Belize. Through a period of death and tumultuous change, these characters discover, confront, and seduce each other, and are joined by the Angel, a terrifying and beautiful herald of the apocalypse.
Flip through production photos from the London run below:
See Andrew Garfield and Nathan Lane in Angels in America
The production features sets by Ian MacNeil, costume design by Nicky Gillibrand, lighting design by Paule Constable, choreography and movement by Robby Graham, music by Adrian Sutton, sound design by Ian Dickinson, puppetry direction and movement by Finn Caldwell, puppet design by Finn Caldwell and Nick Barnes, illusions by Chris Fisher, aerial direction by Gwen Hales, and fight direction by Kate Waters.
For more information, visit NationalTheatre.org.uk.