Monday, October 21, 2019

ATC presents CABARET


Music by JOHN KANDER | Lyrics by FRED EBB
Music Director JESSE SANCHEZ | Choreographer JACLYN MILLER

Wilkommen! Bienvenue! Welcome! Cliff Bradshaw, an American author working on a novel in Berlin, encounters Sally Bowles, a talented cabaret performer, at the seedy Kit Kat Klub where she sings. When she is fired by the club’s owner, also her jealous boyfriend, she moves in with Cliff and the two fall in love. As the Nazis begin taking control of the German government, the atmosphere of the Kit Kat Klub and the lives of Cliff and Sally begin to change dramatically. For all the exuberant song and dance, the most powerful aspect of Cabaret remains the political wallop that it delivers. The horror gains momentum around them, as too many characters stay locked in denial or self-interest. At its core, Cabaret is a devastating critique of apathy, and a clever and terrifying look at totalitarianism. Cabaret’s powerful story remains remarkably timely nearly 80 years after Isherwood’s original stories were published, which is why the piece continues to resonate with audiences more than 50 years after it debuted.

“…a masterpiece of musical theatre” – Chicago Tribune

Tickets and info:

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Tucson : 11/30/19 - 12/29/19

Phoenix : 01/04/20 - 01/26/20

Accessible Performances:
Tuc: 12/19/19 (2:00 p.m.) – AD / OC; 12/19/19 (7:30 p.m.) – ASL
Phx: 1/18/20 (2:00 p.m.) – ASL/AD; 1/19/20 (7:00 p.m.) – OC



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