Kurt Weill

Street Scene


Sept. 28, 30, Oct. 2, 2018



Oct. 6 & 7, 2018



Oct. 12 & 14, 2018


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Hailed by critics as the first truly “American Opera,” and winner of the very first Tony Award for Best Original Score (1947), Street Scene mixed comedy, romance, and tragedy inside a single New York City tenement. The score features jazz, Broadway show-stoppers, and full-throated verismo lyricism. Dorothy Danner returns to direct her 16th production with Virginia Opera – starring Maureen McKay as Rose, Jill Gardner as her mother, and Zachary James, international opera singer and Broadway actor as the sometimes abusive husband and father. Featuring former Virginia Opera Herndon Foundation Emerging Artist David Blalock as the idealistic Sam Kaplan.

Running time: 2h 35m including intermission
In English with English supertitles

Join us for a pre-opera 1940’s BIG BAND BLOW-OUT Party on Opening Night in Norfolk. *must have tickets to Street Scene to attend. Tickets are limited.

Norfolk $30 per person $55 per couple


Cast & Crew

Adam Turner


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Dorothy Danner


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Maureen McKay

Rose Maurrant

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David Blalock

Sam Kaplan

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Jill Gardner

Anna Maurrant

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Zachary James

Frank Maurrant

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April Martin

Greta Fiorentino

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Margaret Gawrysiak

Emma Jones

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Peter Kendall Clark

Harry Easter

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Melisa Bonetti

Olga Olsen

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Ryan Kuster

Carl Olsen

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Trevor Neal

Henry Davis

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Benjamin Werley

Lippo Fiorentino

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Logan Webber

Daniel Buchanan

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Ahnastasia Albert

Mae Jones

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David Michael Bevis

Dick McGann

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