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Theater

The Threepenny Opera

When: Thursdays-Sundays, 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays, 2-4 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23 2014

Enter a seamy underworld of salacious cynicism and merry anarchy filled with beggars, hoodlums and prostitutes. This brilliant musical is a political and social satire about the corruption of humanity and a sharp critique of Capitalism. Brutal, scandalous, yet humorous and with a happy ending, The Threepenny Opera is a landmark of modern drama that inspired such subsequent hits as Cabaret and Chicago, and includes one of the most popular songs of the century, “The Ballad of Mack the Knife.”

Price: General: $18 UofU Faculty, Staff, Seniors age 60 and over: $15 Military and their immediate families: $15 U of U students FREE with Arts Pass Other students: $8.50 For group discounts of 20 or more call 801-581-6406 No refunds or exchanges 801-581-7100