Amadeus

  • By Peter Shaffer
    Directed by Peter Hall

    National Theatre Production

    The Olivier Theatre, NT London 1981
    Bristol Hippodrome, Bristol 28 April - 02 May 1981
    Palace Theatre, Manchester 08 - 20 June 1981
    Her Majesty's Theatre, London - Opened 2nd July 1981

  • The evening at Her Majesty's is Frank Finlay's... By the time the first half of the evening was over, Finlay simply had the audience eating out of his lap.

    Peter Roberts Time Out



    • Olivier Theatre & Tour
    • Frank Finlay ... Antonio Salieri
      Richard O'Callaghan ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Morag Hood ... Constanze Weber
      James Hayes ... Venticelli
      Greg Hicks ... Venticelli
      Glen Wiliams ... Salieri's Valet
      Ken Parry ... Salieri's Cook
      John Harding ... Joseph II, Emperor of Austria
      Brian Kent ... Johann Kilian von Strack
      Willoughby Goddard ... Count Orsini Rosenberg
      Mark Dignam ... Baron van Swieten
      Peter Needham ... Chapelmaster Bonno
      Peggy Marshall ... Madame Salieri
      Terry Diab ... Catarina Cavalieri
      Brian Kent ... Major Domo

      Servants:
      Peter Dawson
      Robert Howard
      Adam Norton
      Kevin Williams

      Citizens of Vienna:
      Nigel Bellairs
      Jane Evers
      Sandra Fehr
      Michael Fenner
      Gary Hope
      Robert Ralph
      Glen Williams




    • Her Majesty's Theatre (First Cast)
    • Frank Finlay ... Antonio Salieri
      Richard O'Callaghan ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Morag Hood ... Constanze Weber
      Dermot Crowley ... Venticelli
      Terry Wale ... Venticelli
      David Stockton ... Salieri's Valet
      Ken Parry ... Salieri's Cook
      John Harding ... Joseph II, Emperor of Austria
      Brian Kent ... Johann Kilian von Strack
      Willoughby Goddard ... Count Orsini Rosenberg
      Mark Dignam ... Baron van Swieten
      Peter Gordon ... Chapelmaster Bonno
      Daphne Goddard ... Madame Salieri
      Jane Morant ... Catarina Cavalieri
      Gary Hope ... Major Domo

      Servants:
      James Bryce
      Stephen Gordon
      Bernard Sharpe
      Kevin Williams

      Citizens of Vienna:
      Richard Klee
      Richard Perkins
      Tony Stephens
      Sally Willis





    • Her Majesty's Theatre (Second Cast)
    • Frank Finlay ... Antonio Salieri
      Nikolas Grace ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Bernadette Shortt ... Constanze Weber
      Michael Stroud ... Venticelli
      Peter Dawson ... Venticelli
      William Sleigh ... Salieri's Valet
      Alan Gear ... Salieri's Cook
      Edward de Souza ... Joseph II, Emperor of Austria
      Gary Hope ... Johann Kilian von Strack
      Willoughby Goddard ... Count Orsini Rosenberg
      Jeffry Wickham ... Baron van Swieten
      Peter Gordon ... Chapelmaster Bonno
      Peggy Marshall ... Madame Salieri
      Irene Gorst ... Catarina Cavalieri
      Tom Durham ... Major Domo

      Servants:
      Julian Ashton
      Stephen Gordon
      Carl Haugland
      Charles Wegner

      Citizens of Vienna:
      Charles Baillie
      Stephen Coke
      Tom Durham
      Peter Gordon
      Irene Gorst
      Maralyn Heathcock
      Richard Klee
      Peggy Marshall