|John Henry: The Story of The Steel Driving Man||Deliverance: Incidents in the Life of Henry "Box" Brown|
John Henry: The Story of The Steel Driving Man
by Eric Schmeidl
November 30 – December 15, 2013
When John Henry was a little baby sittin’ on his momma’s knee, He picked up a hammer and a little piece of steel.
Said “This hammer’s gonna be the death of me, Lord, Lord! This hammer’s gonna be the death of me!”
(Target: For the Entire Family)
Deliverance: Incidents in the Life of Henry "Box" Brown
By Michael Oatman
February 8 – February 23, 2014
This youth play explores the life and legacy of legendary Henry "Box" Brown, a man who slipped the bonds of slavery by mailing himself up north to freedom.
(Target: For ages 10 and up)
|It’s A Bird…It’s A Plane…It’s Superman|
It’s A Bird…It’s A Plane…It’s Superman
Music by Charles Strouse; Lyrics by Lee Adams;
Book by David Newman & Robert Benton
Based Upon the Comic Strip “Superman”
April 26 – May 4, 2014
This production is the tale of Superman’s efforts to defeat a vengeful scientist who seeks to destroy the world’s symbol of good. Additionally, there is tension between Superman and a columnist for the Dailey Planet newspaper because of the super hero’s attraction to Lois Lane.
(Target: Entire Family)