The Cradle Will Rock

Opened Jul 10, 2013
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New York City Center goes Off-Broadway with Encores! Off-Center, a new musical theater series led by artistic director Jeanine Tesori. Off-Center features seminal Off-Broadway musicals filtered through the lens of today's most innovative artists. In an era of Occupy Wall Street-style rebellion against corporate greed, Marc Blitzstein's 1937 battle hymn to the proletariat feels remarkably fresh. Set against the backdrop of a steel strike and peopled with fat-cat capitalists, brutal policemen, heroic union organizers, and a warm-hearted prostitute, The Cradle Will Rock is a powerful political document, a funny, potent satire, and an extraordinary piece of theater history.

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Raúl Esparza, Anika Noni Rose, and More at the Closing Night Party for The Cradle Will Rock - Jul 15, 2013

The Cradle Will Rock - Jul 11, 2013

Michael Park, David Margulies, and More Join Danny Burstein and the Previously Announced Cast for The Cradle Will Rock - Jul 1, 2013

Danny Burstein, Raúl Esparza, Anika Noni Rose to Star in New York City Center's The Cradle Will Rock - Jun 11, 2013

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