Small Wooden Shoe is named after the tools French workers would use to "clog" the machinery when on strike. Their “sabot” – small wooden shoes – gave English the word “sabotage.”

Like them, we want to disrupt the machinery of "business as usual" in hopes for a better world. more about what we do

#3penny Variety Show starts tomorrow

#3penny Variety Show starts tomorrow

Warm up with music, melodrama the Fun Palace Players, Special Musical and Other Guests

Corruption, protest, poverty and oppression. With an unlikely happy ending and beautiful music.

Classic Songs from Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill, radio melodrama and
favourite Fun Palace segments Questions in the Dark and Is That Legal?

December 20 + 21
some of the guests:

Evan Webber
Witch Prophet
Laura Hanson
Famous New Media Artist Jeremy Bailey
Anand Rajaram
Adam Paolozza

FUN PALACE PLAYERS are
Melissa D’Agostino
Camila Diaz-Varela
Sedina Fiati
Christopher Stanton

HOSTED by
Jacob Zimmer

MUSIC DIRECTION and KEYS
Matthew Reid

SOUND DESIGN and OPERATION
Richard Feren

BAND
Candy Apple Jazz Band

3PENNY MELODRAMA ADAPTED by
Jacob Zimmer and Fun Palace Players

NEW LYRICS by
Simone Schmidt

FROM the THREEPENNY OPERA.
“by” Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill
Based on the Begger’s Opera by John Gay,
translated by Elisabeth Hauptmann.

Past year end letters

Past year end letters

A letter from the 3penny

A letter from the 3penny