The Threepenny Opera - Bretch, Bertolt, and Brecht, Bertolt, and Brecht

Based on John Gay's eighteenth century Beggar's Opera, The Threepenny Opera, first staged in 1928 at the Theater am Schiffbauerdamm in Berlin, is a vicious satire on the bourgeois capitalist society of the Weimar Republic, but set in a mock-Victorian Soho. With Kurt Weill's unforgettable music - one of the earliest and most successful attempts to ... Read More

The Threepenny Opera 1994, Grove Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780802150394

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