Is Hicks accomplishing all his goals for staging Walcott's vibrant play? From the vantage point of the third week of rehearsals, he laughs. "I've either done it great harm or been a great help," he says. "But one always feels terrific before an event takes place."
Dream on Monkey Mountain, presented by the Denver Center Theatre Company, January 14-February 20 in the Space Theatre, Helen Bonfils Theatre Complex, 14th and Curtis streets, 303-893-4100.