AMS Lecture: Recovering the History of Immigrant Musical Theater

When:
November 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
2019-11-12T19:00:00-05:00
2019-11-12T20:30:00-05:00
Where:
James Madison Memorial Building
AMS Lecture: Recovering the History of Immigrant Musical Theater @ James Madison Memorial Building

From circa 1840 to 1940, a multitude of immigrant oriented, non-English language musical theatre
traditions flourished throughout the United States. This presentation will highlight and examine in detail
these collections that are of inestimable value to the study of the immigrant musical theatre. 7-8:30 p.m.
Free to attend. James Madison Memorial Building: 101 Independence Ave. SE, DC; www.loc.gov