Category: You Send Me

The Life and Legacy of the King of Soul

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A spark in January of 1931 would change music forever.   In Clarksdale, MS, a city of 15,000 people, Sam Cooke was born.  Cooke’s impact on music is immeasurable – he transformed the traditional gospel music he grew up on to something louder and prouder – soul music. After receiving his father’s blessing, he recorded his first secular single, “You Send Me.”  Our show is aptly named – You Send Me, signifying that point where… Read more »

Wally Jones & Casa Mañana Present – You Send Me

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NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release CONTACT: Lindsey Rushen Director of Marketing 817-321-5012 lindsey.rushen@casamanana.org Wally Jones & Casa Mañana’s Reid Cabaret Theatre Frank Kent Cadillac present FORT WORTH, Texas (May 21, 2021) – Casa Mañana’s Reid Cabaret Theatre presents You Send Me: A Salute to the Life and Music of Sam Cooke September 14-25, 2021. Tickets… Read more »