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Beatniks

musicals and operas · the collective beat ensemble · Ages 12+ · United States of America

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SHARI BARRETT certified reviewer June 22, 2018
tagged as: beatniks · Ginsburg · Kerouac · musical · ensemble cast
This ambitious musical salute to the creative "beat" generation born in the NYC Village during the 1950s centers on showcasing the women whose poetry and books played an important role in the movement towards self-expression. With none of the performers even alive in the 50s, somehow each manager to bring the spirit of the Beat poets to life, most recognizable being Allen Ginsburg and Jack Kerouac. In fact, this was the first time I ever heard about the contributions of the most important women in the movement.... full review