Past Productions

Punk Rock


In a private school outside of Manchester, England, a group of highly-articulate 17-year-olds flirt and posture their way through the day while preparing for their…

Passion Play


Three different acting troupes rehearse the annual Passion Play at three key moments in history: 1575 Northern England, just before Queen Elizabeth outlaws the ritual;…

Twelfth Night


Shakespeare’s enduring romantic comedy unleashes Saturnalian energies by turning logic and expectation on its head with a tale of mistaken identities and unrequited affection. Shipwrecked…

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.

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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

Evita


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.