Manhattan Theatre Club will present the American premiere of Tony Award nominee Florian Zeller's The Height of the Storm, translated by Academy & Tony Award winner Christopher Hampton and directed by Tony Award nominee Jonathan Kent, which is scheduled to begin previews at Broadway's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on September 10, 2019, ahead of an official opening on September 24.
The Height of the Storm
Manhattan Theatre Club kicks off its 2019-2020 Broadway season at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre with the American premiere of Tony Award nominee Florian Zeller's The Height of the Storm.
2-time Tony and Olivier Award winner Jonathan Pryce and 3-time Olivier Award winner Eileen Atkins are set to reprise their roles of André and Madeleine, respectively, from the widely acclaimed West End run of The Height of the Storm, which played the Wyndham's Theatre in London from October to December 2018.
Tickets will be on sale soon.
(Photo by Tristram Kenton)
For 50 years the lives of André and Madeleine have been filled with the everyday pleasures and unfathomable mysteries of an enduring marriage, until suddenly their life together begins to unravel, and this loving relationship is faced with the inevitability of change.