nt live obsession (15)


Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti`s 1943 film.
what's it about

Gino is a drifter, down-at-heel and magnetically handsome. At a road side restaurant he encounters husband and wife, Giuseppe and Giovanna. Irresistibly attracted to each other, Gino and Giovanna begin a fiery affair and plot to murder her husband. But, in this chilling tale of passion and destruction, the crime only serves to tear them apart.

Please note that the performance features some nudity. There will be no interval.

Showings: Wednesday 17th May 2017 at 7pm
Pricing: Adults 18.00 Theatre Friends 14.50 Concessions 16.00. Please note a website transaction fee of 1 pound will be added to each ticket. This includes 50p restoration levy and will be capped at 7.00 pounds. Please note that tickets are non-refundable.