Farewell Symphony

By Stephen Wyatt

Richard Briers plays Haydn in a short play about the last days of the composer's life.

In May 1809, as French troops take Vienna, Napoleon arranges for one of his officers to visit Joseph Haydn.

Joseph Haydn....Richard Briers

Johann Elssler....Ben Askew

Nannerl....Annabelle Dowler

French Officer....Matt Addis

Written by Stephen Wyatt

Directed by Jeremy Mortimer.

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By Stephen Wyatt

Richard Briers plays Haydn in a short play about the last days of the composer's life.

In May 1809, as French troops take Vienna, Napoleon arranges for one of his officers to visit Joseph Haydn.

Joseph Haydn....Richard Briers

Johann Elssler....Ben Askew

Nannerl....Annabelle Dowler

French Officer....Matt Addis

Written by Stephen Wyatt

Directed by Jeremy Mortimer.