A meditation on the moon’s significance to humans, the show will look at humankind’s millennia-long relationship with the Moon, from embodiment as a god or goddess, to the way we mark time for ritual and agricultural purposes, through to use for propaganda during the cold war.
This new song cycle will premiere at the 2018 High Performance Rodeo.
David Rhymer is a frequent collaborator with One Yellow Rabbit - Calgary, I Love You, but... marks the sixth partnership with his OYR pals. With playwright Blake Brooker: Dream Machine, Ilsa Queen Of The Nazi Love Camp and Mata Hari in 8 Bullets which recently premiered off-Broadway to rave reviews and subsequently toured Europe. OYR Ensemble: Conniption Cabaret and People You May Know. Solo musicals include Songs From Nightingale Alley, Wreck Beach, and Why Freud Fainted. He recently composed the music for Green Fool's The Floating Mouse and is presently at work on a 1940's comic book musical Crime Does Not Pay with singer/songwriter Kris Demeanor to premiere in 2017.