Book by Joe Masteroff
Based on the play by John Van Druten and
Stories by Christopher Isherwood
Music by John Kander Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Directed by Carl Menninger, Music Direction by Nathan Beary Blustein, Choreographed by Cate Ginsberg
Department of Performing Arts and the Theatre/Musical Theatre program
Daring, provocative and exuberantly entertaining, Cabaret explores the dark and heady life of Bohemian Berlin as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich. Descend into the Kit Kat Club for a raucous experience that captures the societal complexities of its time.
“Leave your troubles outside! Life is disappointing? Forget it! In here, life is beautiful, the girls are beautiful, even the orchestra is beautiful!”
Tickets: Free for AU students with ID, $10 for alumni, staff, faculty, and senior citizens (55 and older), $15 general admission. Ticket sales will launch in late August. Check AU Arts or call 202-885-ARTS.
CABARET is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Tams-Witmark LLC. www.concordtheatricals.com
COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols:
Masks are optional but strongly recommended. N-95, KN-94, or KN-95 masks are especially encouraged.Proof of vaccination or negative PCR COVID-19 test. All guests attending AU events must show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of the start of the performance, and a photo ID. Learn more.
American University Students/Faculty/Staff:
Log in at the link at the top of the page with your AU email address and password to access your free or discounted tickets. Tickets may also be reserved or purchased in person at the Katzen ticket office using your student ID. (Hours: Monday–Friday, 11:00 to 4:00 and one hour before performances). Free student tickets may only be reserved one at a time and are non-transferable. Please bring your student ID to the performance. Free tickets must be claimed at will call earlier than 10 minutes before the performance starts or they will be released to the public. For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org.