An Opera Conceived by Beggars

The entire glorious company in the final scene of Marvell Rep’s Drama Desk Award-nominated production of The Threepenny Opera. We thought the horse-head on a stick was a cheekily appropriate solution for an “opera conceived by beggars.” Photo by Jill Usdan.

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Night Games

Full-blooded, richly layered performances from Emma Rosenthal (who was also brilliant as Polly in THREEPENNY OPERA) ¬†and Isaac Woofter (recently in WAR HORSE) in Marvell’s world premiere of NIGHT GAMES, an existential sexual revenge thriller, my favorite genre.

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In the Gallows


The Threepenny company in the gallows scene, one of Brecht’s most chillingly (and playfully) subversive passages. Played by one of the best casts ever. Photo by Jill Usdan.

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