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Allerton Music Barn Festival 2013: Of Thee I Sing

Event Type
Performance
Topic
music
Sponsor
Krannert Center, School of Music
Location
Allerton Music Barn, Monticello
Date
Sep 22, 2013   2:00 pm  
Cost
$20-$27
Contact
Krannert Center Ticket Office
E-Mail
kran-tix@illinois.edu
Phone
217/333-6280 or 800/KCPATIX
Views
2408
Originating Calendar
Krannert Center

This 1931 rollicking political satire sends up American political elections in a style redolent of Gilbert and Sullivan. The George and Ira Gershwin score veers from pop song to pop opera, and the script by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind conjures comic absurdity.

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