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Production History

For over 25 years, the UAA Department of Theatre and Dance has been producing quality productions featuring UAA students and community members alike. With over 100 productions in our repertoire, including everything from Shakespearean tragedies to contemporary comedies, there is something for everyone.

If you need programs of performances or high-resolution photos, please contact us at: uaa_artsboxoffice@alaska.edu

  • 2014 - 2015

    The Fantasticks

    Dance Ensemble

    Twelfth Night, or What you Will

    Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

    New Dances 2015

    Shakespeare's Land of the Dead

     

 

  • 2013 - 2014
    • Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
      Director: Tom Skore //  Music & Lyrics: Roger Miller  //  Book: William Hauptman
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert 2013: Sleying the Reed
      Director: Katherine Kramer  //  Performed By: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • The Night of the Iguana
      Director: Steven Hunt  //  Tennesee Williams
    • M. Butterfly
      Director: Jessica L. Jacob  //  Writer: David Henry Hwang
    • New Dances 2014
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2012 - 2013
    • Hot 'N' Throbbing
      Director: Daniel J. Anteau  //  Writer: Paula Vogel
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert 2012
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed By: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • Monty Python's Spamalot
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Books & Lyrics: Eric Idle  //  Music: John DuPrez & Eric Idle
    • Sense and Sensibility
      Director: Elizabeth Ware  //  Writer: Jon Jory
    • New Dances 2013
      Director: Brian Jeffery
    • When You Comin' Back Red Ryder?
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Mark Medoff
  • 2011 - 2012
    • The Language of Trees
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Steven Levenson
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • The Taming of the Shrew
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
    • Bring Back the Sunshine
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writers: Fran Lautenberger & Jon Minton
    • The Playboy of the Western World
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: J.M. Synge
    • New Dances 2012
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2010 - 2011
    • Chemical Imbalance: A Jekyll and Hyde Play
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Lauren Wilson
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • Singin' in the Rain
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Screenplay by: Betty Comden & Adolph Green
    • Accidental Death of an Anarchist
      Director: Steven Hunt  //  Writer: Dario Fo
    • 12 Angry Jurors
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Reginald Rose  //  Adapted by: Sherman Sergel
    • New Dances 2011
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2009 - 2010
    • Terra Nova
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Ted Tally
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed By: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • Christmas Belles
      Director: Jessica Jacob  //  Writers: Jessica Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooten
    • Wonder of the World
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: David Lindsay-Abaire
    • A Doll's House
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Henrik Ibsen  //  Adapted by: Frank McGuinness
    • New Dances 2010
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2008 - 2009
    • As You Like It
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • Godspell
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: John-Michael Tebelak
    • The Women Of...
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: David Edgecombe
    • Fallen
      Director: A. Williams/Z. Weaver  //  Writer: The Cast/Aerial Angels
    • New Dances 2009
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2007 - 2008
    • The Diviners
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: James Leonard, Jr.
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed By: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • We Bombed in New Haven
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Joseph Heller
    • She Stoops to Conquer
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Oliver Goldsmith
    • New Dances 2008
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2006 - 2007
    • The Women of Lockerbie
      Director: Fran Lautenberger //  Writer: Deborah Brevoort
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • Mrs. Bob Cratchit's Wild Christmas Binge
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Christopher Durang
    • He Who Gets Slapped
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Leonid Andreyev
    • New Dances 2007
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2005 - 2006
    • Landscape of the Body
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: John Guare
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • A Little Night Music
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Wheeler/Sondheim
    • Just Sisters
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Fran Lautenberger
    • A Man for All Seasons
      Director: Brent Glenn  //  Writer: Robert Bolt
    • New Dances 2006
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2004 - 2005
    • 1776!
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Edwards/Stone
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • Top Girls
      Director: Paul Schweigert  //  Writer: Caryl Churchill
    • Polaroid Stories
      Director: Brent Glenn  //  Writer: Naomi Iizuka
    • The Tempest
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
    • New Dances 2005
      Director: Brian Jeffery
  • 2003 - 2004
    • The Elephant Man
      Director: Brandon Lawrence  //  Writer: Bernard Pomerance
    • Dance Ensemble in Concert
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • Sherlock's Last Case
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Charles Marowetz
    • The Scarecrow
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Percey MaKaye
    • The Angelina Project
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Frank Canino
    • The Image After: Expanding the Stage
      Director: Brian Jeffery
    • Boston Marriage
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: David Mamet
  • 2002 - 2003
    • Dr. Faustus
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Christopher Marlowe
    • Fall 
      Director: Brian Jeffery  //  Writer: Brian Jeffery 
    • Somewhere In Between
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Aoise Stratford
    • The Misanthrope
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Moliere
    • Into the Woods
      Director: Erin Dagon  //  Writer: Stephen Sondheim
    • Voices 2003
      Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
  • 2001 - 2002
    • Tango
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Slawomir Mrozek
    • Julius Caesar
      Director: Frank Bebey  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
    • Blithe Spirit
      Director: Erin Dagon  //  Writer: Noel Coward
    • Tiger at the Gates
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Jean Giraudoux
    • Voices 2002
      Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
  • 2000 - 2001
    • The Grapes of Wrath
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Frank Galati
    • The Inheritance
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Amy Williams-Bridges
    • The Distance from Here to There
      Director: Brian Jeffery
    • A Man With A Load of Mischief
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: John Clifton/Ben Tarver
    • Voices 2001
      Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
    • K2
      Director: Daniel Anteau  //  Writer: Patrick Meyers
  • 1999 - 2000
    • Pride's Crossing
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Tina Howe
    • King Lear
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
    • Antigone
      Director: Elizabeth Ware  //  Writer: Jean Anouilh
    • The Hostage
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Brendan Behan
    • Voices 1999
      Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
  • 1998 - 1999
    • Broadway Bound
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Neil Simon
    • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Amy Williams-Bridges
    • Arcadia
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Tom Stoppard
    • The Inspector General
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Nikolai Gogal
    • Voices 1998
      Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
  • 1997 - 1998
    • Good Night Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet)
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Anne-Marie MacDonald
    • Fortinbras
      Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: Lee Blessing
    • Lettice and Lovage
      Director: Jerry Harper  //  Writer: Peter Shaffer
    • A Midsummer Night's Dream
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
  • 1996 - 1997
    • A Piece of My Heart
      Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: Shirley Lauro
    • City of Angels
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Larry Gelbart
    • Five Women Wearing the Same Dress
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Alan Ball
    • An Enemy of the People
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Henrick Ibsen
    • Three Points Not In A Straight Line
      Director: Leroy Clark  //  Writer: Leroy Clark
    • Voices 1997
      Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble
  • 1995 - 1996
    • I Hate Hamlet
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Paul Rudnick
    • Sarcophagus
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Mikhail Gubaryev
    • The Adventures of Baba Yaga
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Fran Lautenberger
    • The Heidi Chronicles
      Director: Elizabeth Ware  //  Writer: Wendy Wasserstein
    • Love's Labors Lost
      Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
  • 1994 -1995
      • Museum
        Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Tina Howe
      • The Cherry Orchard
        Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Anton Chekhov
      • The Lady's Not for Burning
        Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Christopher Fry
      • Shotridge
        Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: Anne Hanley
    • Expanding the Stage
      Performed by: UAA Dance Ensemble, UAA Faculty, Alaska Dance Theatre & Yin Mei
  • 1993 - 1994
    • Blood Relations
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Sharon Pollock
    • The Death of Von Richtofen as Witnessed from Earth
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Des McAnuff
    • Lend Me a Tenor
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Ken Ludwig
    • Richard III
      Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: William Shakespeare
    • Amahl and the Night Visitors
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Gian-Carlo Menotti
  • 1992 - 1993
    • Arms and the Man
      Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: George Bernard Shaw
    • Les Belles Soeurs
      Director: Fran Lautenberger  //  Writer: Michael Tremblay
    • Burn This
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: Lanford Wilson
    • The Dragon
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Yevgeny Schwartz (Adaptation by Tom Skore)
  • 1990 - 1991
    • Lysistrata
      Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: Aristophanes
    • A Shayna Maidel
      Director: Tom Skore  //  Writer: Barbara Lebow
    • The Crackwalker
      Director: Michael Hood  //  Writer: Judith Thompson
    • The Merry Wives of Windsor
      Director: David Edgecombe  //  Writer: William Shakespeare

 

 

 

 

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