Rufus Wainwright

“Quickly now dear!” Rufus Wainwright grinned, as he posed for one last photo backstage before running out to a sold-out crowd at Place des Arts in June. Quick would be an understatement for the pace that the singer-songwriter’s career has taken. Between falling in love, releasing an album, riding a sold-out tour across America and guest appearances on Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Tour, the man finds the time to pen an opera.

“Quickly now dear!” Rufus Wainwright grinned, as he posed for one last photo backstage before running out to a sold-out crowd at Place des Arts in June.
Quick would be an understatement for the pace that the singer-songwriter’s career has taken. Between falling in love, releasing an album, riding a sold-out tour across America and guest appearances on Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Tour, the man finds the time to pen an opera. Look out for the upcoming recording of Wainwright’s recreation of Judy Garland’s legendary 1961 concert at Carnegie Hall.

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