Kansas 1937. Eleven-year-old Jack and his family struggle to survive the Dust Bowl. With no rain clouds in sight, the future is grim. In a land shrouded in dust and despair, can a kid make a difference? Can Jack take heart and be a hero when the time comes?
Tall tale? Thriller? Historical fiction? Experience this award-winning graphic novel as it leaps onto the stage in a suspenseful tale of a young boy who encounters forces larger than himself. Haunting, evocative live music sets the mood and propels this gripping tall tale forward, putting you on the edge of your seat.
Dates & Times
April 28—May 20 , 2012
Winningstad Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland