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Threepenny Festival – Festival Pass

November 14, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - November 17, 2013 @ 11:00 pm



Festival Events:
Thur 14th Nov, 7.30pm, Three Minute Theatre £5/£3
Aidan Jolly & The Uninvited Guests: ‘Eisler In Exile’ and ‘Scum Of The Earth’
A musical narrative telling the story of Brecht and Eisler’s exile from both the US and
Germany, followed by songs and poems by Brecht, Eisler and Weill

Fri 15th Nov, 8.00pm, Cross Street Unitarian Chapel £5
‘Our Liberated Winter’ presents EISLERQUARTET
Simon Prince Robin Bowles Ant Shearn Richard Knight + David Birchall (solo)
Improvised music weaving together fragments from Eisler’s ‘Hollywood Songbook’

Sat 16th Nov, 7.15pm, Cross Street Unitarian Chapel £8/£6
Cul De Sac Theatre presents two new plays:
‘First Comes Your Belly’ by Eric Northey
A look at the complexity of Brecht’s life and his approach to drama
‘Party Pieces’ by Derek Martin
An imagined meeting between Brecht, Chaplin, Groucho Marx and Charles Laughton
set against the background of the ‘Red Scare’ in ‘40s Hollywood

Sun 17th Nov, 7.30pm, Miners Community Arts and Music Centre, Moston £5/£3
‘Hard Times’ Cabaret Evening
New satirical and polemical sketches, comedy, and songs responding to austerity

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Three Minute Theatre
Afflecks Arcade, Oldham Street,
Manchester, M1 1JG United Kingdom
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