The Threepenny Opera

Theatre de Lys Revival [1954]

Production Info

OPENING : March 10, 1954
CLOSING: May 30, 1954
Theatre De Lys [New York, NY]
95 perf.

Opening Night Cast

Staff/Creatives

Authors

  • Bertolt Brecht [Book & Lyrics]
  • Kurt Weill [Music]
  • Gifford Cochran [Translation]
  • John Gay [Source Material]
  • Jerrold Krimsky [Translation]
  • Elisabeth Hauptmann [Source Material]
  • Hugh MacDiarmid [Translation]
  • Fran├žois Villon [Lyrics (additional)]
  • Ralph Manheim [Translation]
  • Rudyard Kipling [Lyrics (additional)]
  • John Willett [Translation]
  • Michael Feingold [Translation]
  • Wallace Shawn [Translation]
  • Robert David MacDonald [Translation]
  • Marc Blitzstein [Adaptation/Translation]
  • Desmond Vesey [Book (English)]
  • Eric Bentley [Lyrics (English)]
  • Jeremy Sams [Lyrics (English)]

Video

Lotte Lenya recreates "Pirate Jenny" on the Boston television show "The World of Kurt Weill" in May 1966.

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