Bootleg audio smuggled out of AMON! play. Listen how Amon hired Broadway Billy Rose

FIRST TIME a bootleg audio has been smuggled out of a recent live recording of the new hit play about Amon "Mr. Fort Worth" Carter. In this brief 1 minute clip, actor Kelvin Dilks, playing the legendary Fort Worth media tycoon, recalls how he hired Broadway Billy Rose to run the 1936 Texas Centennial's "show of all shows." Listen to the laughter.

Listen: https://soundcloud.com/davelieber/amon-carter-talks-about-hiring-billy-rose

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Favorite review from a former student

REVIEW: “I had the express pleasure of catching one of the final extended shows of “Amon! The Ultimate Texan” at The Artisan Theater. Having been under the tutelage of Connie Sanchez and Kelvin Dilks in high school, I wasn’t going to miss it. After all they are directly responsible for my success in performing today. “ — Christina Major

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What a wonderful story about AMON! on page 1 of Fort Worth Business Press

This story by Marice Richter tells the story behind the story of the rebirth of one of the most important Texans who ever lived — Amon G. Carter Sr. He is the Alexander Hamilton of North Texas. The lost founding father whose amazing stories are being brought back to life in a play and a companion book by Dave Lieber. Kelvin Dilks plays Amon. Connie Sanchez is the director. And Rick Blair of Artisan Center Theater is the producer.

Note: As of this writing, 14 shows have sold out.

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NBC5 says coming Amon Carter play will 'renew love for the state of Texas'

NBC5 in Dallas/Fort Worth was founded 71 years ago by a Texas giant -- Amon G. Carter. Now his station's Larry Collins examines a new play on their station's founder. He pronounces the coming Amon Carter play as "excellent" and says the play will renew your love for Fort Worth, North Texas and Texas as a whole. The play opens on May 9, 2019 at Artisan Center Theater in Hurst, Texas. Info here.

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