Frank Loesser’s Do-It-Yourself Musicals For World War II GIs

“For PFC Frank Loesser and PFC José Limón, their contributions to the war effort took the form of a series of musicals, created for the soldiers to produce and perform themselves. The aim was to boost morale among troops stationed in places where the USO couldn’t go.” Now some of those plays are being revived. (audio)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.