MUSICALS IN MUFTI WINTER 2017
The Musicals in Mufti Series presents three to five concert revival readings of underappreciated Broadway musicals for 11 performances each. "Mufti" means "in everyday clothes, without all the trappings of a large production," and each show is presented script-in-hand, with minimal staging. The series has celebrated such writers as Richard Rodgers, George Abbott and Joseph Stein. Buy tickets for as low as $45!
BERLIN TO BROADWAY WITH KURT WEILL: A MUSICAL VOYAGE
February 11-19, 2017
Book by KURT WEILL
Text and Format by GENE LERNER
Lyrics by MAXWELL ANDERSON, MARC BLITZSTEIN, BERTOLD BRECHT, JACQUES DEVAL, MICHAEL FEINGOLD, IRA GERSHWIN, PAUL GREEN, LANGSTON HUGHES, ALAN JAY LERNER, OGDEN NASH, GEORGE TABORI, and ARNOLD WEINSTEIN
Music Directed by ERIC SVEJCAR
Directed by PAMELA HUNT
Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill: A Musical Voyage is a joyous and moving celebration of Kurt Weill, a cantor's son and one of the most extraordinary composers of the twentieth century. Weill's greatest theatre songs are presented in a fluid blend of music and story, spanning twenty eventful years, from Von hindenberg and Histler to Germany to Roosevelt and Truman in the U.S., and includes such favorites as "Mack the Knife," "Alabama Song," "September Song," "My Ship," "Lost in the Stars," and many more!
Featuring KARL JOSEF CO, RACHEL DE BENEDET, MICHAEL HALLING, MEGHAN PICERNO, BRIAN CHARLES ROONEY