Jeunesse / Wiener Konzerthaus
SONG OF AMERICA: OUR STORY
AUGUST 19, 2018
The legendary American baritone Thomas Hampson, will bring a theatrical performance of American song to communities across the country. Under the dramaturgy and direction of Francesca Zambello, and in collaboration with writer Royce Vavrek, Hampson will premiere this project at the 2018 Glimmerglass Festival. Following its premiere August 19 at The Glimmerglass Festival, the theatrical performance exploring the American experience will travel to all 50 states.
Songs are the poetry of American history. The stories told through the “Songs of America” are a diary of the American experience.