Lincoln Center Out of Doors: Americanafest NYC: Heroes of American Roots: From the Historic Films Archives at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

08/09/14 1pm & 4pm Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center Ampitheater, 144 West 65th St Map
212-721-6500 Ages: All Ages

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Rare footage of musical performances from the archives of collector Joe Lauro, featuring such icons as Bill Monroe, Leadbelly, Elvis Presley, the Carter Family, Woody Guthrie, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, and The Staples Singers, among others.

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