Friday, Feb 21st 7:15
Saturday, Feb 22nd 115, 7:15
Sunday, Feb. 23rd 2:15
Thursday, Feb 27th 7:15
Friday, Feb 28th 7:15
Sunday, March 1st 115, 715
Synopsis: Performed by an all youth cast, and the winner of three Tony Awards, three Outer Critics Circle Awards, two Lucille Lortel Awards and two Obie Awards, Urinetown is a hilarious musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, municipal politics and musical theatre itself! Hilariously funny and touchingly honest, Urinetown provides a fresh perspective on one of America's greatest art forms.
In a Gotham-like city, a terrible water shortage, caused by a 20-year drought, has led to a government-enforced ban on private toilets. The citizens must use public amenities, regulated by a single malevolent company that profits by charging admission for one of humanity's most basic needs. Amid the people, a hero decides that he's had enough and plans a revolution to lead them all to freedom!
Inspired by the works of Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill, Urinetown is an irreverently humorous satire in which no one is safe from scrutiny. Praised for reinvigorating the very notion of what a musical could be, Urinetown catapults the "comedic romp" into the new millennium with its outrageous perspective, wickedly modern wit and sustained ability to produce gales of unbridled laughter.
Suggested Audience Age: 6th grade and up (rated PG13)
Credits: Book by Greg Kotis
Music by Mark Hollmann
Lyrics by Mark Hollmann & Greg Kotis
- Starting Friday, February 21st, 2020, repeats every day until Sunday, March 01, 2020 @ 7:15 pm – 10:00 pm
Fairview Youth Theatre302 Town Place
Fairview, TX 75069
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