The original tribute show from London's West End
Songs like "The Sound of Silence", "Bridge over Troubled Water" or "Mrs. Robinson” became the soundtrack for an entire generation. As a loving homage, The Simon & Garfunkel Story authentically brings this characteristic sound of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel to the stage and tells the extraordinary story of two gifted musicians.
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
The successful show from London's West End is coming to Berlin on its big tour and, with the most beautiful hits, takes you on a fascinating journey through the careers of the two songwriters.
The Simon & Garfunkel Story has already captivated over 500,000 people worldwide. The German premiere in the summer of 2019 in the Cologne Musical Dome was celebrated by audiences and press alike. After the planned tour had to be canceled due to the pandemic, the successful production from London is finally going on its first big tour in Germany next year, from March 20th to April 15th, 2024.
As a loving tribute, this acclaimed tribute show faithfully brings the unmistakable sound of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel to the stage. With world hits like "The Sound Of Silence", "Bridge Over Troubled Water" and "Mrs. Robinson" she takes the audience on a captivating journey through the career of these charming and profound folk rock stars.
The evening is dedicated to the folk rock legends and is characterized by moving and musically high-quality performances. The lead actors not only perfectly mimic the voices of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel, but also bear a striking physical resemblance to their idols. Together with the nine-piece band, they interpret the songs of the folk-rock legends with impressive skill and deep respect.
The show follows the two New York boys' first musical steps, their incredible success as one of the best-selling music groups of the 1960s, and their split in 1970. A climax comes with the legendary reunion at the Central Park concert in 1981 before more offered to half a million fans.
Large projections with carefully selected photo and video material convey the mood of the time and let special moments of their success story come to life again on stage.
Simon & Garfunkel are one of the most successful duos of all time. Their songs were the soundtrack of a moving era. "The Sound of Silence" has been called "the anthem of the young generation" by The New York Times Magazine. Their songs left an indelible mark on pop history. The two artists received a total of ten Grammy Awards and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1990, followed by the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2003. With over 100 million albums sold, they remain unforgotten to this day.