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between Wilson and California 216 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203
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The weather was sunny and a little warm. I wore nice shirt and slakes and carried a sweater ..
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"Street Scene"
8 ratings
4.3 average rating
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Jake Red Velvet
748 events
64 reviews
822 stars
attended Feb 12 2007

A for Effort and for excellent seats.

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28 events
14 reviews
11 stars
attended Feb 12 2007

The venue is incredible, the choice of material was a daunting exercise, but the production was brilliant. And to have the original Broadway star introduce it all with some backstage stories about Kurt Weill.....what a treasure.

My seats were...continued

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Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Street Scene is a highly dramatic musical about a day in the life of a New York tenement, where seduction, betrayal and murder all play a part. Composer Kurt Weill (Threepenny Opera) broke new ground using an unusual combination of musical styles—some Puccini-esque, some jazz, jitterbug and even gospel. _

Street Scene_ has tremendous cast and musical requirements and therefore is rarely performed. Musical Theatre Guild is pleased to present it as a special concert event.

Play by Elmer Rice

Music by Kurt Weill

Lyrics by Langston Hughes