Threepenny Opera

Threepenny Opera

Broadway
Operetta
SYNOPSIS: The outlaw Macheath is repeatedly betrayed and sent to prison, only to receive a last-minute reprieve from Queen Victoria, in Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht's darkly satirical adaptation of John Gay's The Beggar's Opera.
People (116)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1976 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1976 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Nominee
1976 Outstanding Director of a Musical Nominee
1976 Unique Theatrical Experience Nominee
Tony Award
1977 Best Actor in a Musical Nominee
1977 Best Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1977 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1977 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1977 Most Innovative Production of a Revival Nominee

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