Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr. Ripley)
stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film.
Gino is a drifter, down-at-heel and magnetically handsome. At a road side restaurant he encounters husband and wife, Giuseppe and Giovanna. Irresistibly attracted to each other, Gino and Giovanna begin a fiery affair and plot to murder her husband. But, in this chilling tale of passion and destruction, the crime only serves to tear them apart.
Tickets: $15 ($10 for under 17yrs)
Available at the box office. To have tickets held for you, call the theatre at 604.885.4597 and leave your name, phone number and desired number of tickets. A staffer will call you back to confirm.