NT: Live Presents “Three Penny Opera”

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NT: Live Presents "Three Penny Opera"
Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/27/2016
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Location
Roxy Theater

Categories


A darkly comic new take on Brecht and Weill’s raucous musical broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre. London scrubs up for the coronation. The thieves are on the make, the whores on the pull, the police cutting deals to keep it all out of sight. Mr and Mrs Peachum are looking forward to a bumper day in the beggary business, but their daughter didn’t come home last night and it’s all about to kick off… 

With Olivier Award-winner Rory Kinnear (Hamlet, Othello, James Bond), as Macheath alongside Rosalie Craig (As You Like It, My Family and other Animals) as Polly Peachum and Haydn Gwynne (The Windsors, Drop the Dead Donkey) as Mrs Peachum. This bold, anarchic production is brought to you by a creative powerhouse; adapted by Simon Stephens, (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time), and directed by Rufus Norris, (Everyman, London Road). Contains scenes of a sexual nature, violence and filthy language.

Ticket Information:

Individual tickets for all Met: Live in HD productions are available online here.  Tickets can also be purchased a half-hour before each show.

Cast and Production

Approximate running time: 2 hours 30 minutes

Posted in 2017-18 National Theatre: Live

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