They’re again! Dallas’ beloved and critically-applauded Ochre Home Theatre returns to dwell productions after a yr of presenting solely digital reveals throughout the pandemic. “Cursed!” is their season opening musical, and is written and directed by Inventive Director Matthew Posey in a collaboration with Dallas Flamenco Pageant. The performances are scheduled July 22-Aug. 1 on the outdoor stage at Deep Ellum Artwork Firm.
An artwork gallery and dwell music venue, the Deep Ellum Artwork Firm at 3200 Commerce Avenue gives a 15,000 ft Artwork Yard, the largest yard within the space. In addition they characteristic food trucks and a big drink choice. Founders John and Kari LaRue created the Artwork Co. to protect the creative vibe that makes Deep Ellum distinctive.
Performances of “Cursed” are Thursday via Sunday at 8 p.m., July 22-Aug. 1. Tickets are priced at $15, and reservations can be found on-line at ochrehousetheater.org. Reductions for seniors, college students and first responders can be found. For extra data, name 214-826-6273.
“Cursed!” the Musical
“Cursed” is written and directed by Inventive Director Matthew Posey. It’s a “down and soiled” musical about Enoch, a Biblical prophet, and The Watchers, who have been angels despatched by God to show mankind the methods of life. The motion has been moved to the Nineteen Thirties and set in a small Shanty City referred to as Babylon, positioned off Cannery Row. Press supplies inform that “many native, in addition to worldwide, artists and musicians will carry out and ship you down the darkish alleys and dives of Babylon.”
The musical’s forged consists of Posey because the Prophet Enoch, with Quinn Coffman as Pip. Elizabeth Evans is Jinny Gin, Dante Martinez is Worzi, and Kevin Grammer is Methusela. Shahada Crane is Naamah/Birdie, Carla Parker performs Missy Pennyshine, and Cameron McCloud is Amenadiel. Isaac Davis performs Jabreel, Antonio Arrebola is Renardo, and Delilah Buitron-Arrebola is Valentina.
Musicians embrace José Cortés Fernández (Cantaor), and Calvin Hazen, Guitarist. Cameron McCloud and Isaac Davies are vocalists. The Band (The Grays) is comprised of Kwinton Grey on keyboard, KJ Grey on bass/guitar, Kierra Grey vocalist/guitar, and Jackie Whitmill Jr. on drums.
Manufacturing crew for “Cursed” consists of Liz Carr, Stage Administration; and Justin Locklear, Composer/ Music Director. Set design by Matthew Posey, and scenic artwork by Isaac Davies, with set building by Posey and Davies. Costume designer is Samantha Corgan, with mild design by Kevin Grammer, and graphics by Jeremy Phrase.
Carla Parker is the managing director of Ochre Home Theatre, and Kevin Grammer is Operatin Supervisor. Justin Locklear is Artist-in-Residence and Matthey Posey is Inventive Director. For extra data, please go to ochrehousetheater.org.