a beatup typewriterHow do I get to Beatville? - an off-beatnik musical

an off-beatnik musical by Peter Forrest

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Old Beatnik Pix


Many of the characters in this musical are based on the personas taken from these original photos from an old beat journal called The Beat Journey of MacDougal Street, NYC in 1959!  

MacDougal Street,  NYC 1959

On the Street

In The Cafe at a Poetry Reading

Miscellaneous Mischievous at a Party

 at a party

All photographs 1978 by Fred W. McDarrah

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