Mad River Theatre Works Presents "John Henry"


Mad River Theatre Works Presents "John Henry"
226 North Hackberry
San Antonio,  


From  2020-04-22 11:00:00  to  2020-04-22 12:00:00
Event Description
Folklore legend John Henry’s incredible size and strength became legendary as he worked laying track for the railroads that crisscrossed the countryside in the late nineteenth century. No one could match his skill or his endurance, until the invention of the steam-powered driver, that is. We remember John Henry for his famous contest with this newfangled machine, using storytelling, drama, and music to bring the story of this American legend to life. It is a tale that speaks to young and old ali