Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre, the NT and Neal Street Productions’ critically acclaimed co-production transfers to the Piccadilly Theatre. Telling the story of a family and a company that changed the world, the thrilling play is told in three parts across a single evening.
On a cold September morning in 1844, a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and an American epic begins. 163 years later, the Lehman Brothers spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history.
Sam Mendes' production stars Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles as the infamous trio.