MICHAEL SHEEN in AMADEUS – A play by Peter Shaffer.
Celebrate the Sydney Opera House’s 50th anniversary with the explosive revival of Peter Shaffer’s Tony and Academy Award-winning masterpiece. Starring acclaimed actor Michael Sheen as Antonio Salieri and Rahel Romahn as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Lily Balatincz as Constanze Mozart. Watch as history’s most fictitious rivalry comes to life as a gripping contemporary spectacle fuelled by ambition, obsession, and betrayal. Experience theatre at its most grand as one of the greatest plays of the 20th century is performed on newly transformed Concert Hall stage. This ambitious contemporary production combines theatre, opera and classical music with lavish costumes directed by Australian fashion house Romance Was Born and costumes designed by Anna Cordingley. Directed by multi award-winning director Craig Ilott (Smoke & Mirrors, American Idiot, Betty Blokk-Buster Reimagined) and featuring forty performers, including actors, opera singers and musicians from The Metropolitan Orchestra, conducted by Sarah-Grace Williams.