Tim Curry Ian Mckellen Amadeus. The result was a smash hit show, and tony nominations for both tim and mckellen. The original broadway production of amadeus opened at the broadhust theater on december 17, 1980 and ran for 1181 performances starring ian mckellen and tim curry.
Tim curry (later peter firth) constanze weber. After being presented at london’s royal national theatre in 1979, peter shaffer’s acclaimed play had its broadway premiere in late 1980 with ian mckellen as salieri and tim curry as mozart. As we digitize our archives, more and better images will be available to view.