PLNU Music undergrad JACK FRENCH as the young Woody Guthrie in Intrepid Theater Company's "Woody Guthrie's American Song"

Date: 
Thursday, June 30, 2016

PLNU music undergraduate JACK FRENCH, baritone, stars as the young Woody Guthrie in INTREPID THEATRE COMPANY's production of WOODY GUTHRIE's AMERICAN SONG. Intrepid Theater Company is in Guest Residency for 2016 at LAMB'S Horton Grand Theatre. Tickets are available through the LAMB'S Box Office and website. This exuberant musical celebration of the life and songs of the American folk musician Woody Guthrie has proved so popular that its run has now been extended through July 17. "This Land Is Your Land"... "Nine Hundred Miles"... "Bound for Glory" Songs about the beauty of America, being on the open road, fighting for justice. Songs that gave America its communal voice. As he moved across the country, Woody Guthrie sang the stories of a people fighting to survive a Great Depression, and offered them the hope of a better day. Guthrie has been a profound inspiration to thousands of musicians from Bob Dylan and Joan Baez to U2 and Wilco.