Comedian Jon van Eerd plays serious role in musical
Comedian and musical star Jon van Eerd played the serious role of the German composer Hanns Eisler in the new musical Eisler on the Go.
The composer Eisler wrote in the pre-war Germany music for several pieces by Bertolt Brecht. Eisler had left nazi Germany to escape and found safety in the United States, where he made pieces for the movie he wrote, until he is of communist sympathies was suspect.
Van Eerd is expressed by the composer in a musical of KamerOperaProject and New European Ensemble, with the title of Eisler on the Go. The comedian is acquired several times a Musical Award, for example, his rendition of one of the leading roles in La Cage Aux Folles.
The performance is visiting Wednesday 3 to Friday 26 may.