The Cradle Will Rock

A Brechtian allegory of corruption and corporate greed, The Cradle Will Rock follows the efforts of Larry Foreman to unionize local workers and combat wicked, greedy businessman Mr. Mister, who controls the town's factory, press, church and social organizations.
  • Book: Marc Blitzstein
  • Music: Marc Blitzstein
  • Lyrics: Marc Blitzstein


Theatre World
1948 Theatre World Award Winner