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Cabaret at Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre Storrs July 4-21
July 4, 2019 - July 21, 2019
The Connecticut Repertory Theatre presents Cabaret at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre Storrs, Connecticut July 4th – July 21st, 2019. Based on the play by Jahn Van Druten with stories by Christopher Isherwood, Cabaret is set in a Berlin nightclub, as the 1920’s draw to a close. A garish Master of Ceremonies welcomes the audience and assures them they will forget all their troubles at the CABARET.
A young American writer, Cliff Bradshaw, tentatively begins a torrid romance with the English lounge singer, Sally Bowles. With the Emcee’s bawdy songs as wry commentary, CABARET explores the dark, heady and tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich. As powerful today, as when it opened on Broadway and garnered 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Join CRT in the legendary Kit Kat Klub, for this smart, sexy musical featuring the enduring songs “Cabaret”, “Maybe This Time” and “Don’t Tell Mamma.”
Willkommen to Cabaret!
Laura Michelle Kelly (pictured above) will make her CRT debut starring in the iconic role of Sally Bowles.
Dine with Design
Join us on Tuesday evenings prior to the show for dinner and conversation. Tuesday, July 9th at 5:15pm in the Jorgensen Gallery. Tickets are $25* each and seating is limited to 25 patrons.
The Saturday, July13th, 2:00pm performance will be ASL interpreted.
If you identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community, join us for a casual, welcoming evening of drinks, appetizers and the chance to meet the CRT staff. One free drink with purchase. Saturday, July 6th at 7pm in the Jorgensen Gallery
Under 40 Night
If your under 40, join us for a casual evening of drinks, appetizers and the chance to meet the CRT staff. One free drink with purchase. Thursday, July 18th at 6pm in the Jorgensen Gallery
Pay-What-You-Can will be available for the 2pm show on Saturday, July 6th. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Ticket price is $1 plus a canned good/non-perishable food item. 1 ticket per food item. Tickets are only available 1 hour prior to the performance in person at the box office. Not valid on prior sales.
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