Will Kaufman's Woody Guthrie and Old Man Trump

WOODY GUTHRIE and "OLD MAN TRUMP"

Concert Date and Time: Sunday, April 14, 2019, 4:00 pm
Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Tickets: $10 tickets available for purchase online (see below) or at the door (please only cash or checks at the door)

Will Kaufman's Woody Guthrie and "Old Man Trump" is a song-and-spoken-word "live documentary" telling the story of Guthrie's battles against his racist Brooklyn landlord, Fred C. Trump, father of the United States president. Based on unpublished songs, letters, and notebooks that Will discovered in the Woody Guthrie Archives, the show brings to life all the anger and contempt that Guthrie felt for those in power who will deny justice to their fellow human beings on account of the color of their skin.

WOODY GUTHRIE and "OLD MAN TRUMP" TICKETS

Woody Guthrie and "Old Man Trump" - $10


About Will Kaufman:
Singer and multi-instrumentalist Will Kaufman is widely regarded as the world's leading authority on Woody Guthrie. He has written three books on the legendary balladeer: Woody Guthrie, American Radical (2011), Woody Guthrie's Modern World Blues (2017), and Mapping Woody Guthrie (2019). Will's day job is as Professor of American Literature and Culture at the University of Central Lancashire, England.

The Golden Notebook is partnering with the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild on this event and will have books by Will Kaufman for sale.

Photo credit: Woody Guthrie photo in middle by Robin Carson.