The World Turned Upside Down by Steven Young

By May 19, 2017Theater Series
The World Turned Upside Down by Steven Young

May 19 – 20, 2017
A Partnership With The Dallas County Juvenile Department
Directed by Jason Schulman

The song The World Turned Upside Down played in 1781 as English Lieutenant Major Cornwallis’s troops officially surrender to the Continental Army at Yorktown in the battle for American Independence. A host of French, American, German and English troops and diplomats turn the world upside down as they comically collide bungling international diplomacy. Caught in the middle, a group of wisecracking English POW’S circumvents the system as they plot their escape. American history meets Hogan’s Heroes in this new commissioned comedy by Steven Young.

Appropriate for young audiences

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Date(s) - May 19, 2017 - May 20, 2017