Stage production

Happy End

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Opening date
September 2, 1929
Three-act musical comedy by Kurt Weill and Dorothy Lane (alias of Elisabeth Hauptmann and Bertolt Brecht), which opened in Berlin at the Theater am Schiffbauerdamm on September 2, 1929. In the cast were Carola Neher (as Lillian Holliday), Helene Weigel (as Fliege/Sadie), Oskar Homolka (as Bill Cracker), Peter Lorre ( as the Governor /Dr. Nakamura), Albert Hermann (as Johnny "Baby Face" Dutch), Sigismund Radecki (as Hannibal Jackson), Erna Schöller (as Jane), Kurt Gerron (as Sam Worlitzer) and Theo Lingen. It closed after only seven performances. In 1977 Happy End premiered on Broadway, where it ran for 75 performances.


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