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2017-2018 SELECTIONS

FOR ALL TECHNICAL THEATRE DESIGNS, STUDENT DIRECTED, and CHOREOGRAPHY SCENES:

Student Directors are not allowed to use musicals for their scene work.  

Classics
The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni (Samuel French)
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare (public domain)
Izutsu (The Well Cradle) by Zeami Motokiyo (http://www.ahorie.net/izutsu.pdf)

Contemporary Comedies
Picasso at the Lapin Agile by Steve Martin (Samuel French)
Mystery of Irma Vep by Charles Ludlam (Samuel French)

Contemporary Dramas
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry (Samuel French)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Simon Stephens (Samuel French)
Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies (Samuel French)

Musicals
In the Heights by Lin-Manuel Miranda (music & lyrics); Quiara Alegria Hudes (book) (Applause Libretto Library)
The Color Purple by Stephen Bray, Brenda Russell, Allee Willis (music & lyrics); Marsha Norman (book)
Smokey Joe's Cafe by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller (music & lyrics)
Cabaret by John Kander (music), Fred Ebb (lyrics), Joe Masteroff (book)


2016-2017 SELECTIONS

FOR ALL TECHNICAL THEATRE DESIGNS AND STUDENT DIRECTED SCENES:

Student Directors are not allowed to use musicals for their scene work.  

Classics
Hamlet by William Shakespeare (public domain)
The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere (public domain)


Contemporary Comedies
The Curious Savage by John Patrick
The Philidelphia Story by Philip Barry

Contemporary Dramas
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
Metamorphoses by Mary Zimmerman

Musicals
Once by Glan Hansard & Marketa Irglova (music/lyrics) & Enda Walsh (book)
Godspell by Stephen Schwartz (music/lyrics) & John-Michael Tebelak
Legally Blonde by Nell Benjamin & Laurence O'Keefe (music/lyrics) & Heather Hach (book)

2015-2016 SELECTIONS

FOR ALL TECHNICAL THEATRE DESIGNS AND STUDENT DIRECTED SCENES:

Student Directors are not allowed to use either one of the two musicals for their scene work.   

Classics

A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen (public domain)
Macbeth by William Shakespeare (public domain)

Contemporary Comedies
The Good Doctor by Neil Simon (Samuel French)
Leading Ladies by Ken Ludwig (Samuel French)

Contemporary Dramas
The Normal Heart by Larry Kramer
The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance

Musicals
Ragtime by Stephen Flaherty (music), Lynn Ahrens (lyrics) & Terrence McNally (book)
Big Fish by Andrew Lippa (music/lyrics) & John August (book)



2014-2015 SELECTIONS

FOR ALL TECHNICAL THEATRE DESIGNS AND STUDENT DIRECTED SCENES:



Classics
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand, trans. Brian Hooker (Samuel French)

Electra by Sophocles, adapted by Frank McGuinness (Samuel French)

Contemporary Comedies
Noises Off! by Michael Frayn (Samuel French)
Peter and the Starcatcher by Rick Elice

Contemporary Dramas
War Horse by Nick Stafford
Diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett

Musicals
Pippin by Stephen Schwartz (music/lyrics), Roger Hirson & Bob Fossee (book)
City of Angels by Larry Gelbart (book), Cy Coleman (music), David Zippel (lyrics)
Aida by Elton John (music) & Tim Rice (lyrics), Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls & Henry David Hwang (book).


2013-2014 SELECTIONS

FOR ALL TECHNICAL THEATRE DESIGNS AND STUDENT DIRECTED SCENES:



Classics
The Cherry Orchard   by Anton Chekhov

Tartuffe by Moliere

Contemporary Comedies
Hay Fever by Noel Coward
The Odd Couple by Neil Simon (male or female version)

Contemporary Dramas

Desire Under the Elms adapted by Eugene O’Neil
August: Osage County by Tracy Letts


Musicals

Anything Goes (Beaumont Version) by Porter, Wodehouse, Bolton, Lindsay & Crouse
South Pacific  by Rodgers and Hammerstein