Amadeus

When:
November 5, 2019 – November 22, 2019 all-day
2019-11-05T00:00:00-05:00
2019-11-23T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Folger Shakespeare Library
Amadeus @ Folger Shakespeare Library

How does friendship between two esteemed composers end in murder? In Peter Schaffer’s Amadeus, Antonio Salieri cannot let the young Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart outshine him. Because of this internal drive, Salieri’s mission in life becomes ruining Mozart’s career. Now in 1823 Italy, Salieri tells the tale of how he murdered Mozart 32 years prior. Various dates and times. Tickets $27-$85. Folger Shakespeare Library: 201 E. Capitol St. SE, DC; www.folger.edu