The Maestro

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SUNP19990620

Ronald Frame's new play stars Joss Ackland as a celebrated English conductor whose life is in crisis. On a visit to Vienna to prepare for a new recording of Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, he begins to entertain doubts about himself as a musician and to recognise the human cost of his brilliant career. With Elaine Claxton, Kate Harper, Nigel Anthony, Ron Berglas, David Holt, Ruth Gemmell, Becky Hindley, David Bannerman, Tessa Worsley and Ben Crowe. Directed by Patrick Rayner