Jesse Manley has a fresh track for your hungry ears. Photo by Amanda Tipton. There are many reasons to create music, of course. There’s the pedestrian desire for popularity, there is the vaulted idea of artistic creation, but there are also less common reasons. For Jesse Manley, one reason seems to be archeological exploration. On […]
April 15 – April 30, 2016
If you would like to have your heart broken, just come out here. This is the dust-storm country. It is the saddest land I have ever seen.
– Ernie Pyle
Full of hardship, struggle and loss, the Dirty Thirties encompassed a period in American history that is often overlooked. For Dust, Wonderbound has embarked on a partnership with the incredible actors of Curious Theatre Company and Denver Singer/Songwriter Jesse Manley to embrace the region’s rich heritage through examination of the Dust Bowl. Featuring Garrett Ammon’s deeply human choreography, Jesse Manley’s dark tunes and an original script by Dee Covington, this world premiere production is sure to tug at your heartstrings.
Presented at three Denver metro area venues.
- Friday, April 15; 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, April 16; 7:30 p.m.
- Sunday, April 17; 2:00 p.m.
- Saturday, April 23; 7:30 p.m.
- Sunday, April 24; 2:00 p.m.