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Cabaret

December 18 @ 12:00 am

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2019

| $29

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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.


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Date:
December 18
Time:
12:00 am
Cost:
$29
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://arizonatheatre.org/show/cabaret/

Organizer

Arizona Theatre Company
Phone:
(520) 622-2823
Website:
www.arizonatheatre.org

Venue

Temple of Music and Art
330 S Scott Ave.
Tucson, 85701
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