The musical, directed by Scott Elliot, will begin previews at Studio 54 on March 24, 2006 and open on April 20th.
The Threepenny Opera has been adapted from the musical Die Dreigroschenoper by Wallace Shawn. In it a notorious bandit marries a young girl. Her father does everything in his power to end the union.
It will feature set design by Derek McLane, costume design by Isaac Mizrahi, and lighting design by Jason Lyons.