NTL Screening: Angels in America - Part TwoTheater
Presented by Irvine Barclay Theatre in Association with Arts Orange County
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Broadcast in HD from the National Theatre in London
Part 2, Perestroika
This Pulitzer Prize-winning play is one of America's defining pieces of art from the past twenty-five years. Written in two parts, each part is able stand alone as a singular work of art. However, in combination, they have become a masterpiece of a generation.
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).
Next up on the NTL Screening Series: Peter Pan