Photo by Sorted
This production features some video effects that may cause dizziness.
It also contains moments and themes that some people may find distressing.
The Lehman Trilogy is produced in the West End by the National Theatre and Neal Street Productions.
New York photography courtesy National Archives and Records Administration. Tightrope walker photography by Sorted.
The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on 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 firm they establish - Lehman Brothers - spectacularly collapses into bankruptcy, and triggers the largest financial crisis in history.
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London W1D 7DY
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑00pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑00pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑00pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑00pm
Friday ‑ 7‑00pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑00pm
Simon Russell Beale
Author: Stefano Massini, adapted by Ben Power
Composer: Nick Powell
Director: Sam Mendes
Set designer: Es Devlin
Costume designer: Katrina Lindsay
Musical direction: Candida Caldicot
Lighting: Jon Clark
Sound: Nick Powell
Movement: Polly Bennett
Video designer: Luke Halls
Production: National Theatre co-production with Neal Street Productions