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Cuesheet 2012-2013 Season

Show Boat

Washington National Opera Dress Rehearsal

WNO Dress Rehearsal: Show BoatBased on the 1926 novel of the same name, Show Boat has gone down in American musical theater history as a revolutionary work—one of the first to successfully weave together an epic and dramatic storyline with beautiful and meaningful songs. The story follows the lives of the owners and workers aboard the Cotton Blossom—a floating theater travelling along America’s Southern rivers.

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