Based on international Human Rights lawyer Philippe Sands's award-winning book East West Street, this staged reading explores the lives of three men involved in the Nuremberg trials, and the music that connected prosecutor to defendant. Philippe Sands performs alongside guest narrator opera singer and actress Natalie Dessay and German actress Katja Riemann, featuring music from French Bass Baritone Laurent Naouri and jazz Pianist Guillaume de Chassy. An exploration of the origins of modern justice.
Retour à Lemberg is performed in French without surtitles. Tickets available here
This performance will be broadcast by Radio France on France Culture on December 9th at 9.00pm.