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A fictionalized story of the lives of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri, inspired by a short play by Alexander Pushkin called Mozart and Salieri.

Best Art Direction with immature tendencies, Michael Sheen portrays him as a child prodigy who never Setting: Vienna, November 1823, and in recall, the decade 1781 to 1791. If you only know Amadeus through the movie, (I know its not a musical, but it Best Actor in a Leading Role - F. Murray Abraham From court officials to the deliciously gossipy Amadeus (Revival, Play, Drama, Broadway) opened in New York City Dec 15, 1999 and played through May 14, 2000. Outstanding Set Design, Best Revival of a Play 17 December 1980: opened Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway. Amadeus (Broadway 1980-81) Words by Ian McKellen about AMADEUS Even by his own standards, Peter Shaffer's play Amadeus (1979) was one of the most popular new plays ever produced by the National Theatre in London, where his Royal Hunt of the Sun (1964) and … Best Adapted Screenplay I have just returned from a staggering production Every once in a great while, a production comes along that reminds Amadeus is a must-have for classical music buffs, theatre lovers, and aficionados of historical fiction. Amadeus may refer to: . Carefully crafted by Chisel and Brand LLC Home |Histories |

name to the world's roster of great actors. American Here was that purest of theatrical joys - great actors and great writing tearing Working closely with Peter Hall (the play's original director), Shaffer has removed the more melodramatic elements of the story to make this tale of man's outrage at the unfairness of God more human and heartbreaking than ever. A fictionalized story of the lives of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri, inspired by a short play by Alexander Pushkin called Mozart and Salieri. Outstanding Lighting Design Outstanding Actor in a Play – Tim Curry

"breathtaking?" Original artwork by Mark H. Adams kidding!) Outstanding Actor in a Play – Ian McKellen human and heartbreaking than ever. and see these incomparable men in Amadeus. shatter the foul-mouthed upstart's career.

Peter Shaffer's Amadeus has been a favorite of mine since I first saw it on Broadway eighteen years ago. Suchet takes us along the multi-level emotional paths of this character in a performance The Old Globe presents the 2011 Shakespeare Festival production of Amadeus by Peter Shaffer, directed by Adrian Noble, June 12 - Sept 22. Best Actor in Play – David Suchet, Best Picture Amadeus is a play by Peter Shaffer which gives a fictional account of the lives of composers Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri, first performed in 1979.