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Threepenny Opera by Kurt Weill & Bertolt Brecht
The Threepenny Opera proclaims itself “an opera for beggars,” and it was in fact an attempt both to satirize traditional opera and operetta and to create a new kind of musical theater based on the theories of two young German artists, composer Kurt Weill and poet-playwright Bert Brecht. The show opens with a mock-Baroque overture, a nod to Threepenny‘s source, The Beggar’s Opera, a brilliantly successful parody of Handel’s operas written by John Gay in 1728. In a brief prologue following theView more
(1 Music Pass credit) Single Tickets: $10 ($8 Titan)
Titan prices for advance sales only (students, senior citizens age 62+, & CSUF staff, faculty, Alumni Association, OLLI, & support group members).
NOTE: Discounts offered on advance purchases-ONLY. Regular-priced tickets are sold immediately prior to a performance.
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The Box Office located on the southwest corner of the Clayes Performing Arts Center. Free 15-minute parking is available off Arts Drive near the Box Office. Parking on weekends is free starting at 5 pm, Fridays. At all other times, daily permits are required and can be purchased for $8 upon entering the parking structure/lots.
800 N. St. College Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92831
PATRONS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS Cal State Fullerton is committed to providing equal access to all patrons, regardless of disability. If you require special accommodations, please contact us at least twoView more
PATRONS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS Cal State Fullerton is committed to providing equal access to all patrons, regardless of disability. If you require special accommodations, please contact us at least two weeks in advance of your projected visit to allow us to ensure your full enjoyment of our performances. A “Courtesy Shuttle” leaving from the Box Office is available for most ticketed performances in the Little Theatre and Recital Hall. ASSISTIVE LISTENING DEVICES Infared assistive listening devices are now available for Meng Concert Hall and the Young and Hallberg Theatres. Headsets may be used with or without a hearing aid and are distributed free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis.View less