Already closed | 1h 45m | Greenwich V

Dust Can't Kill Me (NYMF)

From 34 member  reviews
Members say: Great singing, Refreshing, Absorbing, Entertaining, Delightful

About the show

A New York Musical Festival alumnus: In this new tuner, drought, desperation, and a prophet’s promise of Paradise set a ragtag group of wayward souls on a Dust Bowl journey into the desert. More…

When the Paradise-seeking travelers arrive, their promised land is unlike anything they ever imagined...or desired. Driven by a spirited band of actor-musicians and directed by Srda Vasiljevic, this new folk musical asks what’s worth fighting for when all you've got is dust. Featuring Tony nominee Elizabeth A. Davis ('Once').

1h 45m | Already closed | Le Poisson Rouge (Greenwich V)

Member Reviews (34)

MEMBERS SAY:

Great singing, Refreshing, Absorbing, Entertaining, Delightful

2
Confusing, Disappointing, Excruciating, Insipid, Overrated

See it if You are related to some one in the show or were a collage roomate

Don't see it if You own a TV set


August 8th, 2016
for a previous production “This folk musical looked and sounded great on its rough-hewed set. If it had been a concert instead, the company couldn’t have done better, filling the house with richly layered strings and gorgeous vocals. The six musicians, who also make up the cast, were terrific...But the vitality that marks...
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August 5th, 2016
for a previous production "Elliah Heifetz has given this historical fantasy an all-American sound with his rousing folk score...This stellar cast delivers every number with commitment and heart, leading us to gladly suspend our disbelief. Director Srda Vasiljevic employs them as actor-musicians in the style of John Doyle,...
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August 6th, 2016
for a previous production "It's definitely conflict-rich content, but for a short, taut one act. Stretching it across more than two hours makes it painfully repetitive and obvious early and often. It doesn't matter if the down-home songs are attractive or emotionally astute...With the exception of Hinkes, the cast members...
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August 4th, 2016
for a previous production "Vasiljevic revitalized the story of lost souls wandering in the 1936 Dust Bowl by adding a John Doyle-esque framing device which sees the actors not only playing their own instruments, but also being hyper-aware of the fact they’re playing characters...Vasiljevic allows each of his actors to emb...
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