18 th Annual Shoes for Children Drive and

Annual Shoes for
Children Drive and
Benefit Performance
The Threepenny Opera
Join us for a performance by the
Ira Aldridge Theatre Company
of Nevada as they perform
The Threepenny Opera, an
adaptation of the 18th century
The Beggar’s Opera. This play
offers savage, biting commentary
on bourgeois capitalism and
modern day morality. “Sweet”
Lou Collins, a co-founder of
the Shoes for Children, will emcee.
Tuesday, December 11 at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 12 at 7 p.m.
Summerlin Library and
Performing Arts Center
1771 Inner Circle Dr.
Friday, December 14 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 15 at 2 p.m.
Sunday, December 16 at 2 p.m.
West Las Vegas Library Theatre
951 W. Lake Mead Blvd.
Admission is one new pair
of children’s athletic shoes sized
to fit preschoolers to high school
youth. Donations will also be
accepted from November 20
through December 23 at all
District branches. All donated
shoes will be distributed to children within neighboring
elementary schools and also donated to local charities.
For more information, please call 507-3989.
Photo Credit-Ira Aldridge Theatre Company of Nevada
Co-sponsored by the Ira Aldridge
Theatre Company of Nevada. Produced
and directed by Mr. Walter Mason,
co-directed by Antonio Fargas.
Special musical arrangements by Musical
Director Dr. Rudolph Hawkins and
Assistant Musical Director Dehner Franks.
Book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht. Music
by Kurt Weill. English adaptation by
Marc Blitzstein. The Threepenny Opera is
presented through special arrangement with
R & H Theatricals.