‘Cabaret’ – Opens at San Francisco’s School of the Arts, March 11


by Sean Martinfield | See: All, The Pink Section

This month the Theatre Department of the Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts presents Kander and Ebb’s iconic and enduring Broadway musical, CABARET. Performances take place on March 11–13 and March 18–20, Friday and Saturday performances are at 8:00pm, Sunday matinees at 2:00pm.
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CABARET at SOTA. Photo, Michael Schumann

“Leave your troubles outside!” says the emcee at the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where a raucous ensemble takes the stage nightly. “So life is disappointing? Forget it! We have no troubles here. Here – life is beautiful. The girls are beautiful! Even the orchestra is beautiful!”

As life in pre-WWII Germany grows more and more uncertain, will the decadent allure of Berlin nightlife be enough to get them through their dangerous times? Defiant and melancholy, brazen and gleeful – CABARET sizzles and provokes with some of the most memorable songs in theatre history including Cabaret, Willkommen, and Maybe This Time. Winner of 12 Tony Awards and 8 Academy Awards, this musical from the creators of Chicago and Kiss of the Spider Woman is about following your heart while the world loses its way.

The Kit Kat Girls
Click on the photo below to watch YouTube – Students from SOTA describe their experience:

SOTA

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