The Threepenny Opera


Jan 17, 2013 to Feb 2, 2013
07:30 PM until 02:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.


THE THREEPENNY OPERA Book and Lyrics by Bertolt Brecht | Music by Kurt Weill

directed by Matthew Earnest

In this legendary play with music, Weill's unforgettable songs and Brecht's seamy underworld of hoodlums, beggars, and prostitutes provoke a captivating world of salacious cynicism and merry anarchy that asks the question: "Who is the bigger criminal, the man who robs a bank or the man who founds a bank?" At the center of this "Opera for Beggars" is sensuous and sinister Mack the Knife - lover, murderer, and criminal mastermind. But things go awry after Mack marries Polly Peachum, daughter of the king of the beggars, and her disapproving father is out to have Mack hanged.




View map Roselle Center for the Arts
University of Delaware
110 Orchard Road
Newark, DE

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University of Delaware




New Castle County


Bear,Camden,Claymont,Dover,Hockessin,Lewes,Middletown,Milford,Millsboro,Milton,New Castle,Newark,Newport,North Wilmington,Odessa,Pike Creek,Wilmington

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