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Destination Freedom at Lone Tree Art Center Sept 30 at 7PM 720-509-1000

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Destination Freedom Black Radio Days: Jackie Robinson

Monday, September 30, 2013
Main Stage

Who should go?

Historians and baseball fans alike – play a part in a live radio broadcast!

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Featuring a live Foley artist, musical guests and living historical figures, this live show is broadcast throughout Denver and often picked up on other national stations. This radio play explores the life of America’s first black Major League Baseball player. Robinson first stepped onto the diamond with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947 and played ten seasons. He played in six World Series and was selected for the All-Star Games six seasons in a row. Robinson left his mark on history as a boundary breaker and cultural influence as well as a top player.

Destination Freedom: Black Radio Days is a radio series aired on KGNU 88.5 FM and 1390 AM. Recreating the feel and focus of the original broadcasts of Richard Durham in 1940’s and 50’s Chicago, Producer donnie l. betts explores the magic of radio from a different era with a sharp focus on famous African-Americans.

Tickets $15 (plus $3 service fee)

  

Metro Radio Show

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

 

Join us for Metro on KGNU 88.5 FM and 1390 AM Tuesday March 27 at 3PM for a conversation with our guest from Lone Tree Arts center and history Colorado Center.

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Thanks

donnie

Welcome to No Credits Productions!

Sunday, July 25th, 2010


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Coming up Destination Freedom radio drama hosted by dlbetts

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

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Coming up Destination Freedom live plus streaming om www.kgnu.org.

LONE
TREE ARTS CENTER CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH A TRIBUTE TO JESSE OWENS

Destination Freedom: Black Radio Days
will be Live from LTAC Feb 25

 

LONE
TREE, CO – The World’s Fastest Human will be remembered on February 25 at
7:00pm at the Lone Tree Arts Center (LTAC). Jesse Owens, the son of a sharecropper
and grandson of a slave, earned four gold medals in the 1936 Berlin Olympic
Games, a feat no single athlete had before accomplished. Destination Freedom:
Black Radio Days will pay tribute to this incredible, boundary-breaking athlete
in the live radio broadcast at LTAC. The broadcast will air on KGNU Boulder/
Denver 88.5 FM and 1390 AM as well as www.kgnu.org.

betts
hosts the broadcast, which will feature Theo
Wilson
in the role of Jesse Owens. Known to some by his stage name,
Lucifury, Wilson has taken the slam poetry world by storm both as an individual
poet and as a part of the group Slam Nuba. Wilson was recently a featured
speaker at TED Denver.

betts is an Emmy Award
winning filmmaker, four-time CABJ award winning radio journalist and a Broadway
performer. He is a founding member of two theatre companies in Denver, City
Stage Ensemble and Denver Black Arts Company. He attended the Yale School of
Drama. betts is also an artist-in-residence for the State of Colorado.

Also
featured in this broadcast are Kurt
Soderstrom
, featured in all of Destination Freedom Shows; Kim Dawson, member of the a cappella
group Urban Method, members of Highlands
Ranch HS Choir
. Musical effects are offered by Carlton Bacon and piano accompaniment will be provided by Brenda Steel.