The Threepenny Opera

February  6–March  5, 2016


A seamy underworld of hoodlums, prostitutes and back-stabbers are our storytellers in this savage, biting commentary on modern morality. This legendary play with music includes unforgettable songs, including “Mack the Knife” and “Pirate Jenny.”

Performance Dates and Times

Saturday, February 6, at 2:30 p.m.
Sunday, February 7, at 8 p.m.
Wednesday, February 17, at 7 p.m.
Thursday, February 18, at 7 p.m.
Saturday, February 27, at 8 p.m.
Sunday February 28, at 2:30 p.m.
Friday, March 4, at 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 5, at 2:30 p.m.

Directions & Parking

Tickets purchased in person at the USC Ticket Office: students, $5; faculty and staff, $8; general public, $10. Tickets purchased by phone or online are $12.

Production photos

© 2016 Photos by Craig Schwartz for the USC School of Dramatic Arts

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Additional Information

Book and Lyrics by Bertolt Brecht
Music by Kurt Weill
English adaptation by Marc Blitzstein
Directed by Andrew J. Robinson

MFA Acting Repertory

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