Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was already a genius as a child. He composed his first piano piece at the age of five, held concerts in half of Europe in the following years and became acquainted with important persons of his time, such as King Ludwig XV and the Austrian Empress, Maria Theresia. These and other historical facts are all woven into the series LITTLE AMADEUS. The episodes tell of Mozart’s early life as one of the most renowned composers in the world, without ignoring the normal sides of a clever boy of the 18th Century who loved to play and think up practical jokes. In an entertaining way the viewers get to know all about the adventurous sides of the young Mozart, and above all, his unforgettable compositions.