Past Productions

An Octoroon

Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, a provocative new voice in American theatre, brings a radical, incendiary and subversively funny riff on Dion Boucicault’s once-popular 1859 mustache-twirling melodrama.…

New Works Festival Year 3 artwork

New Works Festival Year 3

Plays by the graduating playwrights of the MFA Dramatic Writing program, presented as staged readings with professional actors and directors.

Mr. Burns artwork

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play

In a post-apocalyptic world, a mismatched group of survivors band together to try to recount the heroic fable of youth and innocence triumphing over evil — Bart Simpson’s epic battle against Sideshow Bob in the “Cape Feare” episode of The Simpsons.

Spring Awakening artwork

Spring Awakening

The source for the Broadway musical, Frank Wedekind’s play follows the dawning sexual awakening of a group of teenagers in a classic work that launched 20th Century avant-garde theatre.

New Works Festival Year 2 artwork

New Works Festival Year 2

A workshop of diverse new works by the School of Dramatic Arts’ second-year MFA Dramatic Writing students.

Evita artwork


Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s modern masterpiece tells the unforgettable true story of the passionate, complex and controversial Argentine First Lady Eva Perón.

The Kentucky Cycle artwork

The Kentucky Cycle

Spanning two centuries, from 1775 to 1975, this mesmerizing epic is the story of three families — Black, White and Native American — whose lives are irrevocably intertwined.

The Rivals artwork

The Rivals

A timeless tale of mistaken identity and romance told with unconventional wit and filled with extravagant characters, exuberant energy and numerous farcical devices.

Antigone X artwork

Antigone X

Thebes is now a ruin surrounded by refugee camps. Police violence, terrorists and demagogues abound. Who will dare to defy unjust laws and follow the higher law of love and decency?