Damn Yankees Poster

Damn Yankees

Book by George Abbot and Douglass Wallop
Music and Lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
Directed by Jim Hesselman

Dates

November 7, 2013 - 8:00 p.m.
November 8, 2013 - 8:00 p.m.
November 9, 2013 - 8:00 p.m.
November 10, 2013 - 2:30 p.m.

November 14, 2013 - 8:00 p.m.
November 15, 2013 - 8:00 p.m.
November 16, 2013 - 8:00 p.m.
November 17, 2013 - 2:30 p.m.




Ticket Information

Robinson Theater
Paul W. Ogle Cultural and Community Center

$12 Adults
$6 Students
$6 Seniors
$6 IU Southeast Faculty & Staff

Tickets are available at the Ogle Center ticket office or by calling (812) 941-2525.

Description

Faust meets professional baseball in the Broadway classic Damn Yankees.

Middle-aged baseball fanatic Joe Boyd trades his soul to the Devil, also known as Mr. Applegate, for a chance to lead his favorite team to victory in the pennant race against the New York Yankees. As young baseball sensation Joe Hardy, he transforms the hapless Washington Senators into a winning team, only to realize the true worth of the life he's left behind. Joe ultimately outsmarts Applegate, returns to his former self, and shepherds the Senators to the World Series.

Reviews

“An all-hitter... a miracle of humorous invention”
—New York Times

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