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Thompson’s influence can’t be overstated. Everybody from Robert Plant, Don Henley, and Elvis Costello to REM, Sleater-Kinney and David Byrne has covered his music. Having co-founded the groundbreaking group Fairport Convention as a teenager in the 1960s, he and his bandmates invented the distinctive strain of British Folk Rock.
Discover the life story of Frederick Douglass, one of the prominent leaders of the abolitionist movement. This powerful one-man play has been performed in theaters and venues across the country, including at the Douglass home in Washington, D.C. …The podium used in the set is the very podium that Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at in 1961.
Cruise out for the chance to see some of the seals and waterfowl that spend their winters in Long Island Sound. R/V Spirit of the Sound has a climate controlled cabin but, because the best viewing is outside on the deck, participants should bring plenty of warm clothes. Advance reservations recommended.