Washington National Opera - Show Boat

Featuring legendary songs like “Ol’ Man River” and “Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man,” in a spectacular new production, “this joyous, beautifully mounted entertainment should keep rolling along for a long while to come” (Chicago Tribune). Classical WETA’s Nicole Lacroix hosts this audio preview of the American masterpiece Show Boat, which opens May 4 in the Kennedy Center Opera House.

Musical excerpts courtesy of EMI Classics.

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