Crossroads Ogden – Program Description & Words About the Composer
Crossroads Ogden, World Premiere November 2, 2019, 7:00 PM
at Ogden’s Historic Peery’s Egyptian Theater
Join us the night before our event, Jens Kruger's Crossroads Ogden, for a "Friends of Crossroads" celebration!
Friday, Nov 1, 2019 at Imagine Ballet Theatre, 2432 Washington Blvd
6:30 PM Social, food and drinks
7:30 PM music by the Joe McQueen Quartet
You'll be able to mix and mingle with the composer, Jens Kruger; the choreographer, Raymond Van Mason; and the artists, including The Kruger Brothers, musicians from Chamber Orchestra Ogden, and dancers from Imagine Ballet Theatre! Speak with those who made Jens Kruger's Crossroads Ogden happen and learn the story behind the event.
By Maria Chrypinski White
On Saturday evening, November 2, at the historic Peery’s Egyptian Theatre in Ogden - a not to be missed musical “feast for the senses” will occur. CROSSROADS OGDEN - in its World Premiere is a musical journey that travels through Ogden’s colorful and diverse history to the present, to help culminate the sesquicentennial of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad. In collaboration with Chamber Orchestra Ogden and Imagine Ballet Theatre, and commissioned by Ogden Friends of Acoustic Music (OFOAM) - American composer, Jens Kruger and the Kruger Brothers present a once in a lifetime musical, historical and very personal celebration of, for and about Ogden.