Kurt Weill's "Street Scene" at MSU

Kurt Weill's fusion of opera and the American musical, with book by Elmer Rice and lyrics by Langston Hughes, will enliven the Memorial Auditorium stage at Montclair State University with a noon performance for area schools on Friday, Dec. 8, followed by two public performances on Sunday, Dec. 10, at 3 p.m. and on Wednesday, Dec. 13, at 8 p.m. Staged by Jeffrey Gall, "Street Scene" is a collaboration between the Great Events series and MSU's Department of Music. It features gifted students, professional singers and members of the Department's Opera Workshop, accompanied by the MSU Symphony Orchestra, directed by David Wroe. Tickets for the Dec. 8 performance are $6; tickets are $15 for the performances on Dec. 10 and 13.

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