Four Score and Seven Years
The Harris Theater
After escaping slavery in Georgia, life in Gettysburg is everything Lemuel dreamed it would be. His ideas about the North and the South and what it means to be a free man are challenged when he befriends Jacob, a young Confederate soldier. While of different races and on different sides of the Civil War, the young men teach each other about bravery and loyalty in this exciting musical.
Recommended for Grades 3-8
Estimated Running Time: 55 minutes
Curriculum Connections: Historical, Family Relationships, Language/Communication Skills, Multi-Cultural, Musical, Values-Based