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ABOUT SING, AMERICA, SING:
In 1975, several creative forces began to shape the original production of Sing, America, Sing. The show opened the Bicentennial season of The John F . Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. It was initiated by Julius Rudel. the Center's former musical director, and it was presented by the Kennedy Center and The Prudential Insurance Company of America. Folksinger Oscar Brand wrote. directed, and performed in the production that starred Broadway's John Raitt. After completing its special engagement in September of last year. Sing, America, Sing appeared on national television in an excerpted, one-hour version. Music Theatre's production, the first. anywhere. since the original production, was made possible by the kind assistance of Dr. Joseph Grossman; Oscar and Karen Brand; George Pickow; David Nash, Director of Technical Operations of the Kennedy Center; and The Prudential Insurance Company of America.
Theatre and Performance Studies
La Salle College, "Sing, America, Sing" (1976). La Salle College Summer Music Theatre. 20.