Known today more from the folk song sung by Joan Baez and Paul Robeson ("I Dreamed I Saw Joe Hill Last Night"), Joe Hill was a songwriter and IWW revolutionary in the early 1900s.  The victim of a police frame-up in Utah, he was executed by a firing squad in in Utah 1915.  This musical blends Joe Hill's music with sounds of today and asks, "how different was it really back then?"

Coming:  Summer of 2020!

To get in touch with Brooklyn Tavern Theater, email Dan Furman at:  danfurman@aol.com.

Graphic from "The Basics of Organizing," published by the IWW

Joe Hill