Coming up Destination Freedom radio drama hosted by dlbetts

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.

donnie’ s

March 18th, 2010

 Hey working on the upcoming shows. Please be there. April 2013 directing the Color Purple

  
 
 
 
 
 
  

 The spring was very busy. Working on videos of the 50th reunion of SNCC, radio dramas about SNCC and Haiti, plus the 761st Tank Battation from WWII.
Check out my sample videos especially We Wear THe Mask.  I need funds to help finish this important film on Childhood Sex Abuse.  Hope to hear from you and you soon.

Also just started a radio talk show on KGNU called Metro heard every Tuesday at 3PM MST. My next show is Tuesday June 15th please listen.