The Threepenny Opera

January 9 - February 8, 1975

by Bertolt Brecht
music by Kurt Weill
adapted by Marc Blitzstein
directed by Jon Jory

A Street Singer- Michael Gross
Mr. J.J. Peachum- Maskell Gordon
Mrs. Peachum- Adale O’Brien
Polly Peachum- Teri Ralston
Macheath (Mack the Knife)- Stephen Pearlman
Jenny- Margaret Gathright
Filch- John Pielmeier
Reverend Kimball- Scott Porter
Tiger Brown, Commissioner of Police- Ray Fry
Smith, Warden- Bob Burrus
Matt- Jeffrey Duncan Jones
Jake- Jim Baker
Bob- Bob Burrus
Walt Dreary- Michael Gross
Betty- Mary Ed Porter
Dolly- Patricia Pearcy
Molly- Wanda Bimson
Coaxer- Marilee Herbert-Slater
Victoria’s Messenger- John Pielmeier
Constables- Scott Porter, John Pielmeier

Piano and Keyboard- Eileen LaGrange and Kyle Latshaw
Percussion- David Bradford

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Actors Theater of Louisville
316 West Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202
Box Office: 502.584.1205
502.371.0956 TDD

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