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one more cast member…

paul sadler is a good old friend and a tremendous talent. he’s a late but very welcomed addition to our cast. he’s a broadway performer and incredible man, but he is also one of the alumni of upside down ’94. welcome back brother paul! it’s hard to believe that we’re still over 5 months away from opening night and already nearly sold out on all shows. we do have plenty of upper tier seat
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the very, very last grand tier seats: there’s only 20

i just had a great talk with our set designer, glen anderson, and now i’m even more stoked about how our show is going to look. if you have tickets, you’re in for a spectacular event. if you haven’t got tickets yet, but hope to see upside down 2016, here’s what’s left: upper tier is still available for 4 of the 5 shows. one show is completely sold out, however ; thursday night, friday ni
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my little brother

phil johnson, my little brother, is a big man. i don’t mean size-wise. he probably weighs in under a buck sixty right now. he’s fit and smart and i’m pretty proud of him. he’s 10 years younger than me, almost to the day, and he’s lived a life. did i say i’m pretty proud of him? i got my driver’s license at 16 in illinois. i was a senior in high school and ready to get away fr
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thank you

i just wanted to thank everybody who’s been supporting our upside down 2016 by sharing posts and buying tickets. i’ve always tried to avoid using social media to sell stuff but without your help on fb and twitter and email, etc. we wouldn’t be where we are today. the shows are nearly sold out. there are still over 700 tickets available at this moment and a couple more hours before prices go up $5. w
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the end is upon us…

the end of early bird prices for upside down 2016, that is. http://upsidedowntheatre.com tonight at midnight prices will increase $5. but since these are the only grand tier seats remaining, and they’re for the sunday matinee, these are the only seats that will cost $20 after midnight.    you can see from the pic that you still have plenty of grand tier seats in this last of our shows, the sunday matinee,
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i don’t really want $5 more for any of these tickets…

to all of you who have bought tickets for our show in july, thanks! thank you so much! we hoped there would be enthusiasm for a new production of Upside Down, but hey; we’re old. we wrote the show first time 30 years ago. there’s 30 year old people walking around who were born when we first started putting this together. weird. ticket prices go up tomorrow night at midnight. there’s only grand tier
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shhhh… the last sat mat seat.

shhhh… they’re asleep in nyc. all over the east coast, dead out. midwest fading, too. this is for the west coast, maybe a pre midnight rocky mountain kid. one saturday matinee seat left. we’re over 80% sold out. prices go up in 48 hours. and this is the last saturday matinee seat. up with the party crowd. gonna be fun. only $10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FfnBmYwdTLA this seat is for someone wh
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3 more days.

three more days before ticket prices increase $5 for http://upsidedowntheatre.com our july show. here’s what left of available seats: thursday night: everything is gone except a few more grand tier seats; but plenty of seats to be had in the                          upper tier. these are $15 and $10 seats today, tomorrow and sunday. monday they’re $20 and $15 seats. friday night: everything sold out excep
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oh, my children, my babies.

if i wasn’t sentimental enough when i was young, it’s coming in waves as i age. the pipers. my, my, my. i’m a delinquent papa; the pipers are an inheritance i’ve neglected for far too long. and like an absent dad, do i get to go home?   i was first introduced to the pied pipers as a freshman at freed hardeman college in 1973. they were the ‘flaky’ kids on campus; a children
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the last 12 mezzanine seats.

maybe we should save them for the apostles, but they could be your’s. these are the last 12 seats for sale, on the floor, for the entire show this july.   it’s been absolutely amazing how fast these tickets have sold. sherwin and i, and our whole upside down 2016 team are so thankful, and consequently working so hard to bring the most inspiring production we ever staged. we have a company of nearly 1
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