Theater 2020 Presents “The Cradle Will Rock”; a 1930s Musical That Resonates Today

Theater 2020, Brooklyn Heights’ own award winning professional theater company, will present The Cradle Will Rock (cast photo above), Marc Blitzstein’s 1937 musical play, which he called “a labor opera.” According to Theater 2020,

In Cradle we see artists selling out to the wealthy, healthcare influenced by big money, the press owned by big business, the church controlled by its donors and war encouraged by corporate greed. Sound familiar?

Cradle will be performed June 7 through June 30 at 138 South Oxford Street near Barclays Center. You may buy tickets here.

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