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2016-08-27T14:30:00~~~2016-08-27T19:30:00
Old McDonald’s Farm: A Children’s Fable About the Obama Presidency~~~Fun House Theatre and Film
Old McDonald’s Farm: A Children’s Fable About the Obama Presidency
By Jeff Swearingen
Closing this week on Sat, Aug 27
Next performances are on Sat, Aug 27 at 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Fun House Theatre and Film
Plano Children's Theatre
1301 Custer Road
Suite 706

Plano, TX 75075


214-564-5015

25 young actors aged 6-17 will bring Jeff Swearingen’s original allegorical satire, Old McDonald’s Farm: A Children’s Fable About the Obama Presidency to life August 19-27. As part of Fun House Theatre and Film’s groundbreaking political season, the young cast has taken a hard look at the last eight years of America’s political ideology and under the direction of Swearingen, and through his writing, present a play about where we were when the candidate of change took office, what we would should have learned during his presidency and where we are headed as a country. Framed against the backdrop of a simple story of a farm and its animals and produced to resemble a child’s grade school pageant, this cautionary fable about the dangers of polarization, fear based nationalism and rigid extremism is designed to work on many levels. With young audience members in mind, the concepts are simplified and made easy for them to grasp while adult audience members will be able to draw the deeper parallels between the elementary tale and what it and its characters represent historically

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Old McDonald’s Farm: A Children’s Fable About the Obama Presidency
Fun House Theatre and Film

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