A Kurt Weill Cabaret
Date and TimeFriday, October 20, 2017
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
GVSU OPERA THEATRE PRESENTS
A Kurt Weill Cabaret: Songs for a Changing World
Music by Kurt Weill
Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, Bertolt Brecht, Ira Gershwin, Michael Feingold, Odgen Nash, Maxwell Anderson, Marc Blitzstein, Jacques Deval, Paul Green, Langston Hughes, George Tabori, and Arnold Weinstein
Stage Directed by Dale Schriemer
With songs of great beauty and evocative power, Kurt Weill’s music was written for the changing world of the 20th century. Capturing the imagination of countless performers, songs like “Mack the Knife”, “September Song”, and “O Moon of Alabama” have been recorded by Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland, David Bowie, The Doors as well as Todd Duncan, Sam Ramey, and Teresa Stratus, and many others well-known vocalists. Come see this imaginative
staging of Weill’s greatest hits!
Betty Van Andel Opera Center, 1320 E. Fulton St., Grand Rapids
To purchase tickets, call the Opera Center, (616) 451-2741.
This event also occurred on 10/21/2017