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The Threepenny Opera
The Threepenny Opera, Atlantic Theater Company, NYC Show Poster

The Threepenny Opera

Atlantic Theater Company

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The Threepenny Opera Story

Threepenny follows the charismatic scoundrel Macheath and his exploits in 19th century London. In this “opera for beggars,” an assortment of characters maneuver for advantage, revealing a profoundly corrupt society and asking the question: Must one be a criminal to survive in this world?