The Height of the Storm
by Florian Zeller
Translated by Christopher Hampton
Samuel J Friedman Theatre, Broadway
Produced with Manhattan Theatre Club
Two of the greatest actors of their generation come together in one unforgettable story of a shared life, and all of its complexities.
Two-time Olivier and Tony winner Jonathan Pryce (“Game of Thrones”, Miss Saigon) joins three-time Olivier Award winner Eileen Atkins (“The Crown”, Doubt) to bring the acclaimed West End sensation by Florian Zeller, and translated by Christopher Hampton (MTC’s The Father), to Broadway.
For 50 years the lives of André and Madeleine have been filled with the everyday pleasures and unfathomable mysteries of an enduring marriage, until suddenly their life together begins to unravel, and this loving relationship is faced with the inevitability of change. Jonathan Kent (Long Day’s Journey into Night) directs this thrilling production The Times of London declares “a deeply moving new play that takes us to the edge of what it is to love.”
Jonathan Kent – Director
Anthony Ward – Set & Costume Designer
Hugh Vanstone – Lighting Designer
Paul Groothuis – Sound Designer
Gary Yershon – Composer