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National Theatre London presents Angels in America Part 1: Millennium Approaches (2017)

  • 100 Lafayette Street Shaw Center for the Arts Baton Rouge, LA 70801-
  • Manship Theatre
  • August 24, 2017
  • Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: $16.50
  • (225) 389-7264

*This is a film screening of a pre-taped performance from the National Theatre production*

Directed by: Marianne Elliott
Written by: Tony Kushner
Starring: Andrew Garfield, Denise Gough, Nathan Lane, James McArdle and Rossell Tovey.

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 plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough, Nathan Lane, James McArdle and Russell Tovey.

This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play, Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott. Part One: Millennium Approaches was first performed at the National Theatre in 1992 and was followed by Part Two: Perestroika the following year.

Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika will be screened at the Manship Theatre on August 31st.

All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket to attend performances. Please carefully consider whether a performance is appropriate for children before planning to attend.