In this interview with Extended Play, members of the original cast of "This Beautiful City" talk about the show's origins, Michael Friedman's legacy and the bittersweet experience of recording the new album.
This episode concludes our “Occupy #S17” series, which features live recordings from a special cabaret the Civilians hosted at Joe’s Pub to commemorate the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street. Mia Rovegno directed the evening, which drew from interviews conducted by Dan Domingues, among others. Highlighted here are monologues from actors Matt Dellapina and Jahi Kearse, as well as a full-cast performance of Neil Young’s “America,” led by musicians Marykate O’Neil and Jill Sobule.
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