Samson sends Ben on a road trip to enlist a new attraction, where Ben encounters a longtime carnival rival named Phineas Boffo. Back at the carnival, Sofie debates whether to defy her mother and join Libby on the bally of the chooch tent. Meanwhile, Stumpy tells Jones he needs to get his "candle waxed" and offers to set Jones up with Rita Sue. Lodz and Samson have a falling out over Ben's errand in which the old mystic turns to the mysterious Management. In Mintern, while Brother Justin is committed to a lunatic asylum and receiving treatments for "religious excitation," Tommy Dolan is posing a rallying cry for his radio listeners: "Where are you, Brother Justin?" Written by
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In the opening scene there is clearly a black curtain in the immediate background that gets lit up during some of the "explosions". As the doctor walks to the hospital tent this is most obvious when a bunch in the curtain is lit up between the two vehicles. See more
Three Penny Opera
Written by Bertolt Brecht See more