The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Friday, September 22, 2017, 8pm

The Music Center

$38 - $58

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Arriving at Strathmore after a successful run on London’s West End, this critically acclaimed theatrical concert is about two boys from Queens, New York, who became the most successful music duo of all time comes to Strathmore. The Simon & Garfunkel Story includes timeless hits “Mrs. Robinson,” “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” “The Sound of Silence,” and many more. The show takes the best of Simon and Garfunkel’s songs and mixes them with powerful images of 1960s America, giving audiences a feel for the atmosphere in which the artists were creating their music. The Simon & Garfunkel Story brings to life the lyrics and melodies that helped shape a musical generation and gave the group their global fame.   

This performance will be open captioned. Please contact the ticket office at 301.581.5100 to reserve the best seating for open caption viewing.

  • The duo began recording together in high school as Tom & Jerry, named after the famed cartoon cat and mouse.
  • Simon and Garfunkel released 5 albums as a duo before breaking up in 1970.
  • Simon and Garfunkel’s 1981 reunion concert in New York’s Central Park attracted more than 500,000 people, at that time the largest-ever concert attendance.

Read Strathmore News’ interview with The Simon & Garfunkel Story creator and director Dean Elliot

This concert will run approximately 140 minutes with intermission.

Simon & Garfunkel Story

Open Captioning
Strathmore will provide open captioning for this performance in a reserved section of the Orchestra. To order seats within the open captioning section, please contact the ticket office at 301.581.5100 (voice) or 800.735.2258 (TTY). Please note that seating in this section is first-come, first-served.
 

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