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Yip Harburg Commemorative Stamp Event

Yip Harburg Commemorative Stamp Event (2005). On April 28, 2005 the US Postal Service launched a 37-cent Yip Harburg Commemorative Stamp with a ceremony at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. A full program of Yip’s lyrics and poems, produced by Deena Rosenberg (Artistic Director of the Yip Harburg Foundation), was performed by Maureen McGovern, Catherine Russell, Eli Wallach & Anne Jackson, Stephen Bogardus, Ben Harburg (Yip’s grandson) and several others. Speakers included Ernie Harburg, Yip’s son. This DVD captures this unique theatrical concert from beginning to end.