September 22, 2017 7:30 p.m.End:
September 22, 2017 10 p.m.Location: University Theatre
Words and Music by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
Book by George Abbott and Douglass Wallop
Based on the novel by Douglass Wallop
“The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant”
September 22-23, 26-30 at 7:30pm
September 24, October 1 at 2:30pm
Directed by William Jenkins
Musical Direction by Michael Rafter
Choreography by Christie Zimmerman
The department is delighted to welcome Michael Rafter, Emmy award winning arranger, and Broadway musical director. Damn Yankees is about middle-aged baseball fanatic Joe Boyd, who 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. But as young baseball sensation, Joe Hardy, he realizes the true worth of the life that he's left behind and works to outsmart Applegate in this musical comedy.
Tickets are available by calling or visiting the Box Office. We are located directly across from the main entrance to Bracken Library. Our hours are Noon - 5p.m. and one hour before performances. We can be reached at 765-285-8749 during those hours. Tickets may also be purchased online.