Mickey Mouse is Dead

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$18.00; $12.60 59E59 members

About This Show

Hollywood, 1952. Are the Communists coming? Senator McCarthy hunts Reds, the Rosenbergs are doomed to die, and Walt Disney spies for the FBI. Harris and Finch, scriptwriters at the Disney Studio, are plotting to unionize. Walt’s just been called to name names. How much does he know about them? Can Grace, Finch’s trust-fund girlfriend, penetrate Walt’s private playground? How far will Walt go to save Mickey Mouse from becoming a Commie Yid? A searing look into friendship, national identity and the politics of paranoia, the Happiest Place on Earth will never be the same.

Mickey Mouse is Dead is part of the East to Edinburgh festival.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: July 11, 2006 Final Performance: July 23, 2006
Location: 59E59 Theaters, New York City

59 E 59th St,

New York,

10022

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