Rufus Wainwright




Rufus Wainwright has established himself as one of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation. The son of folk singers Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle, he most recently completed his first opera, Prima Donna, which premiered in Manchester. He performs at the open air theater of Longwood Gardens with special guest, Lucy Wainwright Roche.


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