Richard Adler, Jerry Ross, George Abbott & Douglass Wallop (1955)
Damn Yankees
Fri, Jul 19, 7:30 - 10:15 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
Based on The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant by Douglass Wallop's 1954 Faust-inspired novel of love and baseball, Damn Yankees the Broadway mega-hit and winner of 7 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, hits it…uh...out of the park!
Middle-aged baseball fanatic Joe Boyd trades his soul to the Devil (aka 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 that he’s left behind. Joe ultimately outsmarts Applegate, returns to his former self and shepherds the Senators to the World Series.
The winning score by Adler and Ross and a devilish book by George Abbot have made this sporty musical comedy a true American classic that includes gems like "Shoeless Joe from Hannibal Mo", "A Man Doesn't Know", and "Whatever Lola Wants".
Event Personnel
Creative Team
Richard H. Jessup, director & choreographer
Robert Ashens, music director & conductor
Cast
Ron Daum, Mr. Applegate
Caitlin Christopher, Lola
Production Team
Kristin Combs, production & stage manager
Associate Events
Friday Jul 19
6:00 pmDinner before Damen Yankees
Ticket/Venue Info
Damn Yankees Ticket Prices
Seat LvlFull PriceDiscount Prices
10%  15%  20%  Stud. 
AA39.00  35.25  33.25  31.25  25.50 
A37.00  33.50  31.50  29.75  24.25 
B33.00  29.75  28.25  26.50  21.50 
C29.00  26.25  24.75  23.25  19.00 
Jaqua Concert Hall
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Eugene, Oregon
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Shedd Theatricals 2019 Schedule
July, 2019
Damn Yankees
Fri 12Damn Yankees
Sat 13Damn Yankees
Sun 14Damn Yankees
Fri 19Damn Yankees
Sat 20Damn Yankees
Sun 21Damn Yankees
September, 2019
Annie
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December, 2019
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