Buy tickets online to National Theatre’s presentation from London of "The Threepenny Opera" at 7 p.m. Sunday, December 11 at the Newport Performing Arts Center (PAC), 777 W. Olive St. in Newport.
Rory Kinnear is Mack the Knife in a new version of this landmark 20th-century musical, broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre.
Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill’s classic musical theatre piece is adapted by Simon Stephens ("The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time") and directed by Rufus Norris ("Everyman," "London Road").
As London's East End scrubs up for the coronation, Mr. and Mrs. Peachum gear up for a bumper day in the beggary business. Keeping tight control of the city's underground – and their daughter’s whereabouts.
With Olivier Award-winner Rory Kinnear ("Hamlet," "Othello") as Macheath, alongside Rosalie Craig ("As You Like It") as Polly Peachum and Haydn Gwynne (The Windsors, Drop the Dead Donkey) as Mrs Peachum.
Contains filthy language and immoral behavior.
National Theatre Live is an initiative by the UK’s National Theatre to broadcast live performances onto cinema screens around the world. Since its first season, which began in June 2009, millions have now experienced the National’s work on movie screens worldwide.
OCCA appreciates the support of the Jeannette Hofer Fund at the Oregon Community Foundation and the City of Newport, as well as individual event sponsors, which makes it possible to show NT Live in HD productions at the PAC.
Ticket prices are $16 for adults, $13 for seniors, and $11 for students. Buy tickets online (look for the "Purchase Tickets" button above), at the PAC box office or by calling 541-265-ARTS (2787). Box office hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (excepting holidays), and one hour prior to performance times.
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