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Threepenny Opera

  • Bridge Yard 210 Burma Road Oakland, CA, 94607 United States (map)

The Threepenny Opera by Weill and Brecht directed by Elkhanah Pulitzer and conducted by David Möschler. The play focuses on Macheath, an amoral, antiheroic criminal. Macheath ("Mackie," or "Mack the Knife") marries Polly Peachum. This displeases her father, who controls the beggars of London, and he endeavours to have Macheath hanged.

Earlier Event: August 10
Breaking the Waves
Later Event: August 15
Threepenny Opera