"By George, It's Washington's Birthday!" is an original one-act musical created and written by Broadway's Michael Blevins for young people. This delightful, original and educational musical celebrates Washington's birthday in an all-American way and features the music and lyrics of George M. Cohan and other American songsters including John Philip Sousa and Francis Scott Key. "By George...." is the perfect patriotic assembly program for elementary school children. The show featues 15 musical numbers, and an engaging story line that is sure to grab the hearts and minds of young and old alike. This charming and educational entertainment will exposes children to the many myths and facts of George Washington and our American Flag in a toe-tapping, fun, and exciting way. "By George, . . ." is easily staged and produced - chorus, music and history teachers are sure to love it as much as your students will! The packet is complete and comes with the script, vocal score/sheet music and even some special picture props necessary for prodution.