Multimedia Concert: Explore Fantastic Folk
Experience the enduring power and popularity of American folk music with Lonesome Traveler, the stirring concert version of the acclaimed Off-Broadway musical that The New York Times called “illuminating . . . revelatory . . . achingly beautiful.” The show celebrates the music of great folk artists including Woody Guthrie; Lead Belly; Pete Seeger and the Weavers; Gordon Lightfoot; Peter, Paul, and Mary; Bob Dylan; the Byrds; Donovan; Cat Stevens; Don McLean; James Taylor; and Van Morrison—with a special tribute to Leonard Cohen.
MBT Field Guide Insights:
Sign on with folk legend Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul, and Mary for this fantastic exploration of American folk music from the ‘20s to the ‘60s and on! The charismatic young cast delivers an unforgettable, multimedia concert event featuring a range from romantic duets to union anthems. Enjoy songs heard from the front porches of Appalachia to the nightclubs of San Francisco, such as “If I Had a Hammer,“ “Puff The Magic Dragon,” “This Land is Your Land,” “Blowin’ in the Wind,” and “Hallelujah.”
“Critic’s pick!” – Los Angeles Times
“Performance perfection!” – Broadway World