DetailsBerlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill
, a journey through the life and songs of one of the greatest musical theatre composers of the 20th century. The glamorous world of cabaret is the setting for an exhilarating tour of highlights from the Kurt Weill songbook, from the smoky cafes of 1920s Berlin to the Broadway stages of the 1940s. Numbers include 'Mack the Knife,' 'Pirate Jenny,' 'Alabama Song,' 'September Song,' 'Speak Low' and many more.Performers Amy Freston (soprano), Lorna James (soprano), Laura Kelly-McInroy (mezzo), Amy J Payne (mezzo), Kathryn Walker (mezzo), Alexander Banfield (tenor), Stuart Laing (tenor), Nicholas Watts (tenor), Richard Mosley-Evans (baritone), Dean Robinson (bass), Gordon D Shaw (bass).
Lyrics Maxwell Anderson. Lyrics Mark Blitzstein. Lyrics Bertolt Brecht. Lyrics Jacques Deval. Lyrics Michael Feingold. Lyrics Ira Gershwin. Lyrics Paul Green. Lyrics Langston Hughes. Lyrics Alan Jay Lerner. Lyrics Ogden Nash. Lyrics George Tabori. Lyrics Arnold Weinstein. Producer Opera North. Producer West Yorkshire Playhouse. Producer City Varieties. Musical Director Martin Pickard. Director Giles Havergal. Design Catherine Morgan. Choreographer Darren Royston.