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The Threepenny Opera Production History

The Threepenny Opera Show Information

  • Die Dreigroschenoper (German title)
  • Die Luder-Oper (working title)
  • Gesindle (working title)
  • Scum (working title - English translation of working title)
  • Previews: March 24, 2006 (32 previews)
    Opening:April 20, 2006
    Closing:June 25, 2006
    # Performances:77
    Theatres: Studio 54 (Broadway) (New York, NY)
    3/24/2006 - 6/25/2006
    Production Type:Revival
    Run Type:Limited Run
    Market:Broadway
    Intermissions:1
    Show type Musical
    Other titles:
    • The 3Penny Opera (alternate title)

    Other Productions of The Threepenny Opera

    1986   London Fringe Royal National Theatre Production
    London Fringe
    2004   New York Reading
    New York
    1928   Berlin Original Berlin Production
    Berlin
    1933   Broadway Broadway Production
    Broadway
    1952   Brandeis Concert Reading
    1954   Off-Broadway Theatre de Lys Revival
    Off-Broadway
    1955   Off-Broadway Return Engagement [off-Broadway]
    Off-Broadway
    1956   West End London Production
    West End
    1961   US Tour National Tour
    US Tour
    1965   Off-Broadway New York City Opera Production
    Off-Broadway
    1966   Broadway Broadway Revival
    Broadway
    1970   Chicago Chicago Revival
    Chicago
    1970   Chicago (Regional) Goodman Theatre Production
    Chicago (Regional)
    1971   Trinity Square Production
    1972   West End London Revival
    West End
    1976   Broadway Lincoln Center Revival
    Broadway
    1977   Off-Broadway
    Off-Broadway
    1980   Arizona Theatre Company Production
    1981   St. Louis, MO (Regional) St. Louis Rep Production
    St. Louis, MO (Regional)
    1989   Broadway Broadway Revival
    Broadway
    1994   West End Donmar Warehouse Revival
    West End
    1999   San Francisco (Regional) ACT Production
    San Francisco (Regional)
    2000   Off-Broadway Reunion Concert
    Off-Broadway
    2003   Williamstown, MA (Regional) Williamstown Theatre Festival Production
    Williamstown, MA (Regional)
    2003   Off-Broadway Off-Broadway Revival
    Off-Broadway
    2005   Los Angeles Los Angeles Revival
    Los Angeles
    2006   Broadway Roundabout Revival
    Broadway
    2014   Off-Broadway Atlantic Theater Company Production
    Off-Broadway

    The Threepenny Opera - 2006 Broadway Awards and Nominations

    Note: Award winners will appear on a background
    Year Ceremony Category Nominee
    2006 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Jim Dale
    2006 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Jim Dale
    2006 Theatre World Awards Performance Nellie McKay
    2006 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Jim Dale
    2006 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Roundabout Theatre Company
    2006 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Julia C. Levy