How Can You Run With A Shell On Your Back?
Carey Anderson, Jeffrey James Binney, Gideon Glick, Emma Hunton, Melissa Menezes, Derrick Trumbly and Price Waldman
Number of Acts: 1
Number of Principals (Male): 4
Number of Principals (Female): 3
Total Cast Size: 7
piano, bass, drums
Genre & Style:
After-school detention becomes an adventure when a stranger shows six students the power of a good story. The Tortoise and the Hare, The Ant and the Grasshopper, Androcles and the Lionâ€¦ Aesop’s timeless fables take an entertaining turn in this new musical that reveals universal truths through simple, appealing, age-old allegories.
Full productions at Boston Conservatory (MA) and Clarke University ( IA) in 2010, Marriott Theatre Lincolnshire (IL) and Penn State NU Musical Theater Festival in 2011, and Swine Palace at Louisiana State University in 2012.