Rupert Everett puts in a powerhouse performance as Salieri as the Festival Theatre reopens
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
This play, starring the best music of Mozart, gives an alternate view of the un-timely death of Mozart. Seen through the eyes of the Court Composer Salieri we get a story of jealousy and hatred as the young upstart's talents eclipse the established musical hierachy. But, was Salieri directly involved in Mozart's death or not?