David Byrne’s AMERICAN UTOPIA is broadcast on Saturday December 18th at 6.00pm (UK time) on Sky Arts Freeview channel (11)
Starting as a 2018 album that Byrne, of Talking Heads fame saw become a chart-topper and the following year was used as the bais for a stage presentation, opening on Broadway in October 2019 to unanimously positive reviews.
The concert utilises the music from the album and blends them with the rest of Byrne’s catalogue of material from his time with Talking Heads to his solo work. The show’s choreography and musical staging are by Annie-B Parson.
AMERICAN UTOPIA will be broadcast on Sky Arts (channel 11) on Saturday 18th December at 6pm