Marc Blitzstein's The Cradle Will Rock at Classic Stage Company
Mar. 01, 2019
A new production of Marc Blitzstein's The Cradle Will Rock comes to New York’s celebrated Classic Stage Company, directed by Tony-Award winner and CSC Artistic Director, John Doyle. Tony Yazbeck leads the cast as Joe Foreman, alongside Lara Pulver as The Moll, David Garrison as Mr. Mister, Sally Ann Triplet as Mrs. Mister, Ken Barnett as Editor Daily, and more.
Previews begin on March 21, followed by opening night on April 3, with performances through May 19. Tickets are available for purchase here.
("Nickel Under the Foot" from The Cradle Will Rock; Patti LuPone; Acting Company, 1985)
For more information on Marc Blitzstein, visit eamdc.com and marc-blitzstein.org.
The Cradle Will Rock (1937)
a play in music
libretto (Eng) by Marc Blitzstein
for 5 mezzo-sopranos, alto, tenor, 5 baritones, 2 bass-baritones, 3 basses, male octet and chorus
1(pic).0.2(1.bcl).0.asax(cl).tsax(cl)-0.2.1(tenor-bass).0-timp.perc-pno.acc-gtr(banjo, Hawaiian gtr or pedal steel gtr)-str
[optional: bugles (trumpets or flugelhorns), fifes (piccolos), side drums]