Serendipity Talk: Celebrating Frank Loesser

Although best known for the musical Guys and Dolls, Frank Loesser's career included many well-known songs in a career that encompassed popular song,
Hollywood films, and several very successful stage musicals. This talk will explore Loesser's brilliant lyrics and music by reviewing his career using a multimedia approach that will include many performance clips, including Loesser himself.

Dan Sherman has taught several courses on musical theater and film musicals at OLLI, along with many other venues in the area. He holds his PhD in economics from Cornell and retired as Managing Director at the American Institutes for Research.

 

No registration is required. The Zoom link will be e-mailed to all those subscribed to the OLLI newsletter the morning of the talk. If you do not receive the newsletter and would like to attend, please e-mail olli@american.edu that morning.