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“Brechtfest” for Brecht’s birthday,

February 10, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

BRECHTFEST: AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND POETRY BY BERTOLT BRECHT – Featuring music of Kurt Weill, Hanns Eisler, and others
February 10, 2019 is the one hundred twenty-first birthday of German playright and poet Bertolt Brecht. A group of local Brecht aficionados will celebrate the occasion with a performance in the Twilight Room at the Allways Lounge and Cabaret. The performance of music, spoken word, and puppetry features The Salt Wives, pianist/marionettist Harry Mayronne, Bremner Fletcher Duthie, Ratty Scurvics, Aurora Nealand, Karen Kunkel, Chris Wecklein, and Rebecca Leigh. The performers’ collective credits include the Edinburgh Fringe and Berliner Ensemble as well as the Allways Lounge presentations of Brecht/Weill’s “Happy End” and “The Threepenny Opera” (co-produced with Cripple Creek Theatre). Proceeds will benefit Innocence Project New Orleans. ip-no.org

WHAT: BrechtFest” an evening of music and poetry by Bertolt Brecht
(A benefit for Innocence Project New Orleans)

WHERE: The Twilight Room at the Allways Lounge 2240 St. Claude Ave in New Orleans

WHEN: Sunday February 10, 2019 @7:30 pm



February 10, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Twilight Room
2240 St Claude Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117 United States
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(504) 218-5778