Event Archives
I Go On Singing: Paul Robeson’s Life in Song

February 17, 2017  ·  Harold Prince Theatre  · 


Grades 7+

Equal parts documentary and live concert, the life of all-American athlete, singer, actor and civil rights champion Paul Robeson is explored in this multimedia performance. Led by baritone Anthony Brown, a pianist and a narrator, I Go On Singing celebrates Robeson’s life and impact with archival video and musical selections ranging from Broadway to spirituals, including favorites such as “Wade in the Water” and “Ol’ Man River.”


Also See

Photo credit: Courtesy Anthony Brown