Doug Levitt

Doug Levitt

Doug Levitt

Singer-Songwriter

Singer-songwriter Doug Levitt has traveled over 12 years and 120,000 Greyhound miles, writing songs, stories, and gathering images of fellow travelers struggling to get by.  He has performed pieces of his Greyhound Diaries project at venues ranging from prisons, VAs and shelters, to The Kennedy Center, Woody Guthrie Center, and Southern Poverty Law Center. 

Prior to his Greyhound project, Doug Levitt was a London-based foreign correspondent and filed dispatches from places such as Rwanda, Iran and Bosnia for, among others, CNN, NBC and ABC.  A graduate of Cornell University, where he was a mentee of Carl Sagan's in Critical Thinking, Doug received a Fulbright Scholarship and earned his masters in Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict from the London School of Economics. Before that, he graduated from the Washington, DC public schools.   

Doug Levitt is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and received the Speranza Foundation's Lincoln City Fellowship for his music.

Upcoming Events
August 2024
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British Country Music Festival 2024
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Do you want to see some of the best singer-songwriters from the UK, Ireland, and beyond? Then you don't want to miss the British Country Music Festival 2024, the biggest celebration of country and Americana…
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