The director and adapter discuss their production of The Lehman Trilogy, chaired by Genista McIntosh.
Sam Mendes’ work at the National includes The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, The Birthday Party, Othello and King Lear. Mendes was Artistic Director of the Minerva Theatre, Chichester and founded the Donmar Warehouse. Films include American Beauty, Road to Perdition, Spectre, and Skyfall.
Ben Power is the Deputy Artistic Director of the National Theatre. His foreign-language adaptations for the National include Medea and Ibsen’s Emperor and Galilean and he has worked as dramaturg on over 50 NT productions.
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