Great Performances

The Origin of Leonard Bernstein's "Mass"

Clip: Season 47 Episode 22 | 2m 58s Video has closed captioning.

Learn about why Leonard Bernstein wrote the musical and its world premiere at the Kennedy Center in 1971.

Aired: 05/15/20

Rating: NR

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