This drama is a spine-tingling tale of a boy and his worst fears in the swamp—eventually overcome by Wiley himself. Set deep within the mysterious Tombigbee Swamp, Wiley and the Hairy Man centers around a young fatherless boy, his conjure-woman mother, his faithful dog, and the Hairy Man who haunts Wiley's days and dreams. Through rhythm and rhyme, a chorus creates the mystery of the . Like Aesop's fables, Wiley and the Hairy Man is drawn from native folk wisdom. "Outwit the Hairy Man three times and he won't scare you ever again," says Mammy. Trembling, Wiley sets out for the woods, prepared to confront the Hairy Man; he looks fear in the face and outwits it.
Wiley and the Hairy Man turns Imagination Stage into a hand-clapping, foot-stopping trip to a musical and mystical swamp. Directed by Kathryn Chase Bryer and written by Suzan Zeder, Wiley and the Hairy Man is adapted from a traditional African-American children’s story about a young boy who must overcome his fear of a tricky “hairy man” who lives in the dark shadows of the swamp.Author: April Forrer. The Themes of the Play Wiley and the Hairy Man Wiley must go out into the swamp to build a hound house for that dog of his. But he’s sure the Hairy Man is lurking nearby, and would rather stay in bed instead. Mammy won’t put up with that, though, and as the “best conjure woman in the whole southwest county” she hopes to arm Wiley with.
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