GVSU Opera Theatre Presents: A Kurt Weill Cabaret: Songs for a Changing World
- Dates: October 20, 2017 - October 22, 2017
- Next Occurrence Oct 20, 2017
- Recurring daily
- Times: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Host: Grand Valley State Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance
Venue: Betty Van Andel Opera Center
1320 Fulton St. E, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
- Phone: (616) 451-2741
- Category: Music
- Price Per Person: $12 Faculty/Senior/Alumni/Staff, $14 Adult, $6 Student
The date of October 22nd will be at 2:00 PM not 7:30 PM due to scheduling constraints.
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 Direction by Dale Schriemer
October 20, 21, at 7:30pm & 22 at 2:00pm
Betty Van Andel Opera Center: 1320 Fulton St. E, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503
Filled 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 on and on……Come see this imaginative staging of Weill’s greatest hits!
GVSU Opera Theatre is in its 21st season!