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Learn About NYMF's 1938 Radio Sensation The Goree All-Girl String Band

The new musical tells the tale of six convicted criminals who teach themselves music from behind bars.

The New York Musical Festival presents The Goree All-Girl String Band for five performances from July 24-29 at Theatre Row's Acorn Theatre. Created by Michael Bradley (book and lyrics) and Artie Sievers (music), this new show follows the six members of the eponymous band, who are 1938's biggest new radio sensation in Texas and also happen to be convicted criminals. Hear a few snippets of the musical's songs and find out what the cast has to say about this unique new work.