The Sydney Morning Herald reviews The Convict’s Opera, a modernized take on The Beggar’s Opera from 1728. The musical uses songs by Carly Simon, Neil Young, Johnny Cash, Rod Stewart, the Proclaimers and Ian Dury. The article doesn’t mention which songs are used. The show started playing at the Sydney Theatre in Australia on October 4 and is scheduled to close October 25.
Anyone have any other information about this?