Staged Reading | The Beggar’s Opera

Event time: 
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 5:30pm

Yale faculty and students will present a concert reading of John Gay’s The Beggar’s Opera, directed by Murray Biggs. The performance, edited to about seventy-five minutes, will feature the original music assembled by Johann Christoph Pepusch (1667–1752), under the direction of Grant Herreid, Lecturer at the Yale Department of Music. James Taylor, Brian Earp, and other actors and singers will perform.

Lecture Hall
Space is limited
(This venue is wheelchair accessible)
Open to: 
General Public