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Blue Skies: Irving Berlin and the American Dream

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Presented by Cleveland Jazz Orchestra and The Musical Theater Project and Playhouse Square at Ohio Theatre | Playhouse Square, Cleveland OH

Oct 12 2019
Blue Skies: Irving Berlin and the American Dream

The Musical Theatre Project and the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra collaborate for the sixth time to present a concert about this treasured artist.

Although the story is a rags-to-riches tale, it is so much more. At the age of five, this son of a cantor saw his house burned to the ground in Czarist Russia. But over the next 96 years the immigrant became, in his daughter’s words, the “quintessential American.” In fact, Irving Berlin celebrated two of our country’s major holidays with “White Christmas” and “Easter Parade,” and the nation itself with “God Bless America.” His songs keep rolling on: “Cheek to Cheek,”

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General: $30-$65

TMTP Members: $25-$60

Contact: (216)-241-6000

Contact: 216-241-6000


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Sunday, October 13, 2019 3:00 PM–Fairmount Temple

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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