This original play features six folktales from around the world: Africa, Sweden, Iran, China, Guatemala and a Native American Folktale. A group of young people find themselves together at a local park where a door mysteriously appears. The door leads to a world of stories and that world is in jeopardy for the young people's world is quickly forgetting the stories that keep "The World Beyond the Door" alive. It is up to the children to learn the stories and share them with their world before it is too late. This is a large ensemble cast and will include music, puppetry and creative movement. The production will include a writer's workshop where staff and students will collaborate to put the finishing touches on the script.