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2017

See Rock City & Other Destinations

Book by Brad Alexander
Music and Lyrics by Adam Mathias

Peter / Wendy

By Jeremy Bloom

Bike America

By Mike Lews

The Amazing America Road Trip

World Premiere Production
By Rob Roznowski

Bob: A Life in Five Acts

By Peter Sinn

Summer Circle Theatre Kids Camp

Public Performance for the Community

 

2016

A Grand Night for Singing

By Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Music Arrangements by Fred Wells
Conceived by Walter Bobbie

The Groundling

By Marc Palmieri

Fallen Angels

By Noel Coward

Mount Olympus Junior High

World Premiere Production
Book by Rob Roznowski
Score by Seth Burk

Mr. Marmalade

By Noah Haidle

Summer Circle Theatre Kids Camp

Public Performance for the Community

 

2015

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play

by Anne Washburn
score by Michael Friedman
lyrics by Anne Washburn

The Book of Liz

by by David Sedaris and Amy Sedaris 

The American Plan

by Richard Greenberg

The Tail of Peter Rabbit

by Rob Roznowski
Music and Lyrics by Chelle Peterson

An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein

by Shel Silverstein

 

2014

What I Did Last Summer

by A.R. Gurney

Detroit

by Lisa D'Amour

Ruthless

book and lyrics by Joel Paley and Music by Marvin Laird

The Summer Circle

by Rob Roznowski

The Weird

by Roberto Aguirre Sacasa

 

2013

Charley's Aunt

by Brandon Thomas

Turn of the Screw

by Jeffrey Hatcher

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Little Brother: Little Sister

by David Campton

Baby

book by Sybille Pearson, music by David Shire and Lyrics by Richard Maltby Jr.

Stop Copying Me!

by Dionne O'Dell

Comfort Food

by Rob Roznowski

 

2012

Adrift in Macao

book and lyrics by Christopher Durang; music by Peter Melnick

On the Verge or The Geography of Yearning

by Eric Overmyer

Around the World in 80 Days

by Mark Brown

Round the World Tales

adapted by Steven Schutzman

The Atheist

by Ronan Noone

 

2011

Gemini

by Albert Innaurato

Boom

by Peter Sinn Nachtrieb

The Fantasticks

music by Harvey Schmidt; book and lyrics by Tom Jones

Commedia Project

by Edward O'Ryan

 

2010

Blithe Spirit

by Noel Coward

The Drunken City

by Adam Bock

Alice in Wonderland

Version of Lewis Carroll's classic created by The Manhattan Project, under the direction of Andre Gregory

Thicker than Water

by Amy Fox and Edith L. Freni

 

2009

Plaza Suite

by Neil Simon

All in the Timing

by David Ives

Leading Ladies

by Ken Ludwig

Rough Theatre I

by Samuel Beckett

Kid Purple

by Donald Wollner

Clevinger’s Trial

by Joseph Heller

 

2008

The Girls in 509

by Howard Teichmann

Number the Stars

by Dorothy W. Larche

Red Herring

by Michael Hollinger

Medea

by Christopher Durang and Wendy Wasserstein

Baby Food and The Other Person

by David Lindsay-Abaire

 

2007

The Nerd

by Larry Shue

We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay!

by Dario Fo

Timeless Tales: Hans Christian Andersen Quartet

by Doug Goheen

 

2006

The Sleeper

by Catherine Butterfield

Bus Stop

by William Inge

A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine

book and lyrics by Dick Vosburgh; music by Frank Lazarus

 

2005

The Uneasy Chair

by Evan Smith

Is He Dead?

by Mark Twain

All My Sons

by Arthur Miller

 

2004

The Firebugs

by Max Frisch

Classics in Shorts

Greek Classics adapted by Frank Rutledge

The Attic, the Pearls and Three Fine Girls

by Jennifer Brewin, Leah Cherniak, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Alisa Palmer & Marta Ross

 

2003

Chaucer in Rome

by John Guare

What the Butler Saw

by Joe Orton

The Role of Della

by John J. Wooten

Happy Journey from Trenton to Camden

by Thornton Wilder

 

2002

A Month in the Country

by Ivan Turgenev; adapted by Brien Friel

The Beaux' Stratagem

by George Farquhar

Laundry and Bourbon

by James McLure

Blind Date

by Horton Foote

 

2001

Picasso At the Lapin Agile

by Steve Martin

London Cuckolds

by Edward Ravenscroft

Educating Rita

by Willy Russell

 

2000

By Association

by Eileen O'Leary

The Footsteps of Doves

by Robert Anderson

I'm Herbert

by Robert Anderson

Winterset

by Maxwell Anderson

Barefoot in the Park

by Robert Anderson

 

1999

Fallen Angels

by Noel Coward

Goodnight, Desdemona, Good Morning, Juliet

by Ann Marie MacDonald

You Can't Take It With You

by Moss Hart and George Kaufman

 

1998

Brighton Beach Memoirs

by Neil Simon

Fortinbras

by Lee Blessing

Go Back for Murder

by Agatha Christie

 

1997

How the Other Half Loves

by Alan Ayckbourn

The Venetian Twins

by Carlo Goldoni

Lips Together, Teeth Apart

by Terrence McNally

 

1996

She Would and She Would Not

by Colley Cibber

All in the Timing

by David Ives

The Rainmaker

by N. Richard Nash

 

1995

Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All for You

by Christopher Durang

A View from the Bridge

by Arthur Miller

Indians

by Arthur Kopit

 

1994

Born Yesterday

by Garson Kanin

The Hasty Heart

by John Patrick

Death of a Salesman

by Arthur Miller

 

1993

George Washington Slept Here

by Moss Hart and George Kaufman

Desire Under the Elms

by Eugene O'Neill

Golden Boy

by Clifford Odets

 

1992

Of Mice and Men

by John Steinbeck

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

by Robert Louis Stevenson

Beggar on Horseback

by Marc Connelly and George S. Kaufman

 

1991

Mister Roberts

by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan

The Petrified Forest

by Robert Sherwood

Rip Van Winkle

by Washington Irving; adapted by Joseph Jefferson

 

1990

It's Me! It's Me! It's Francis Scott Key!

by John Baldwin and William Penn

The Devil and Daniel Webster

by Stephen Vincent Benet

Sweet Bird of Youth

by Tennessee Williams

High Tor

by Maxwell Anderson

 

1989

I Remember Mama

by John Van Druten

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf

by Edward Albee

The Girl of the Golden West

by David Belasco

 

1988

A View from the Bridge

by Arthur Miller

The Contrast

by Royall Tyler

Heaven Can Wait

by R. Ackland

 

1987

The Glass Menagerie

by Tennessee Williams

Our Town

by Thornton Wilder

Dark of the Moon

by Howard Richardson

A Slight Case of Murder

by Howard Lindsay

 

1986

The Rainmaker

by N. Richard Nash

The Servant of Two Masters

by Carlo Goldoni

Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Momma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad

by Arthur Kopit

Bell, Book, and Candle

by John Van Druten

 

1985

The Odd Couple

by Neil Simon

The Dining Room

by A. R. Gurney

Baby with the Bathwater

by Christopher Durang

Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick

by Beale Cormack

 

1984

Strang! King of All the Nation

by John Baldwin

The Queen and the Rebels

Ugo Betti

What the Butler Saw

by Joe Orton

The Bad Seed

by Maxwell Anderson

Charley's Aunt

by Brandon Thomas

 

1983

Spoon River Anthology

by Edgar Lee Masters

Hotel Paradiso

by Georges Feydeau and Maurice Desvallieres

The Rimers of Eldritch

by Lanford Wilson

Harvey

by Mary Coyle Chase

 

1982

The Mandrake

by Niccolo Machiavelli

The Flowering Peach

by Clifford Odets

Bus Stop

by William Inge

Arsenic and Old Lace

by Joseph Kesselring

 

1981

Androcles and the Lion

by George Bernard Shaw

Madwoman of Chaillot

by Jean Giraudoux

Ticket-of-Leave Man

by Tom Taylor

Skin of Our Teeth

by Thornton Wilder

 

1980

Juno and the Paycock

by Sean O'Casey

The Rehearsal

by George Villiers

Life and Death of Tom Thumb

by Henry Fielding

Thurber Carnival

by James Thurber

Life with Father

by Russel Crouse and Howard Lindsay

 

1979

Ah, Wilderness!

by Eugene O'Neill

Two Gentlemen of Verona

by William Shakespeare

Crime on Goat Island

by Ugo Betti

Antony and Cleopatra

by William Shakespeare

 

1978

Bertolt Brecht's Ontology

an original production

Circus

an original production

London Assurance

by Dion Boucicault

 

1977

The Barber of Seville

by Pierre de Beaumarchais

As You Like It

by William Shakespeare

Triangular Cell

an original production

The Great American Desert

by Joel Oppenheimer

The Commissioner

by Georges Courteline

The Beaux' Stratagem

by George Farquhar

 

1976

The Servant of Two Masters

by Carlo Goldoni

King Lear

by William Shakespeare

John Brown's Body

by John McGrath

The Boys from St. Louis

Gretel Geist's adaptation of Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors

 

1975

The Taming of the Shrew

by William Shakespeare

A View from the Bridge

by Arthur Miller

The Rivals

by Richard Brinsley Sheridan

The Passion of Antigona Perez

by Luis Rafael Sanchez

 

1974

American Dream

by Edward Albee

Sandbox

by Edward Albee

Epiphany

by Lewis John Carlino

Picnic on the Battlefield

by Fernando Arrabal

A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William Shakespeare

Rites

by Maureen Duffy

The Columbus Thing

an original production

 

1973

You Know I Can't Hear You When the Water is Running

by Robert Anderson

The Jumbled Heads

by Girish Karnad

Macbeth

by William Shakespeare

 

1972

Play Strindberg

by Friedrich Durrenmatt

Houses by the Green

by David Cregan

Lyle

by Robert Somerfield

Botticelli

by Terrence McNally

 

1971

Crawling Arnold

by Jules Feiffer

Our Town

by Thornton Wilder

Luv

by Murray Schisgal

 

1970

She Stoops to Conquer

by Oliver Goldsmith

Welcome to the Monkey House

An original adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's book

Dance Drama

an original production

 

1969

Can-Can

music and lyrics by Cole Porte; book by Abe Burrows

The Desk Set

by William Marchant

Plain and Fancy

by Albert Hague

Sleeping Beauty

by Eugene Scribe

 

1968

Treasure Island

by Jules E. Goodman

Beauty and the Beast

by Nora May Avoy

Ice Wolf

Inuit tale. Adapted by Joanna H. Kraus.

J. B.

by Archibald Macleish

Man for All Seasons

by Robert Bolt

Arms and the Man

by George Bernard Shaw

 

1967

My Three Angels

by Albert Husson

Of Mice and Men

by John Steinbeck

A Slight Ache

by Harold Pinter

Androcles and the Lion

by George Bernard Shaw

The Physicists

by Friedrich Durrenmatt

Once Upon a Mattress

music by Mary Rodgers; lyrics by Marshall Barer; book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer

 

1966

Rashomon

by Fay and Michael Kanin

Charley's Aunt

by Brandon Thomas

The Days Between

by Robert Anderson

The Boys from Syracuse

music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart

The Collection

by Harold Pinter

Creditors

by August Strindberg

The Lover

by Harold Pinter

 

1965

Rainmaker

by N. Richard Nash

Playboy of the Western World

by John Millington Synge

Hero and A Cup of Green Tea

by Perry Moore

Imaginary Invalid

by Moliere

Carnival

book by Michael Stewart; music and lyrics by Bob Merrill

 

1964

A Thurber Carnival

by James Thurber

Summer and Smoke

by Tennessee Williams

Much Ado About Nothing

by William Shakespeare

The Boy Friend

book by Sandy Wilson; music and lyrics by Sandy Wilson

 

1963

Happy Times

by Samuel Taylor

Shadow of a Gun Man

by Sean O'Casey

Ring Around the Moon

by Charles Isherwood

Let's Get a Divorce!

by Victorien Sardou

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

by Tennessee Williams

 

1962

Five Finger Exercise

by Peter Shaffer

Front Page

by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur

Our Town

by Thornton Wilder

You Never Can Tell

by George Bernard Shaw

The Queen and The Rebels

by Ugo Betti

 

1961

Tartuffe

by Moliere

Rain

Based on a W. Somerset Maugham short story

Blithe Spirit

by Noel Coward

The Lark

by Jean Anouilh

The Skin of Our Teeth

by Thornton Wilder