2013-2014Back to top

Six Characters in Search of an Author
Written by: Luigi Pirandello   |   Directed by: Alec Henneberger

Discover Peking Opera
Written by: Aphra Behn   |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen-Neshati

The Merchant
Written by: Titus Maccius Plautus   |   Adapted and Directed by: Edward Gero

An Evening of One-Act Plays:
Women and Wallace
Written by: Aphra Behn   |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen-Neshati
Woyzeck
Written by: Georg B├╝chner  |  Translation by: Nicholas Rudall  |  Directed by: Rebecca Wahls

A Commedia Prelude and Amahl & the Night Visitors
Another School of Music/School of Theater Collaboration!

Hedda Gabler
Written by: Henrik Ibsen   |   Directed by: Halah Zenhom

The Rover
Written by: Aphra Behn   |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen-Neshati

The Annual Ten Minute Play Festival
Discovery Abounds in this End-of-Year Crowd-Pleaser.

2012-2013Back to top

Where Has Tommy Flowers Gone?
Written by: Terrence McNally   |   Directed by: Katie Brunberg

Into the Woods
Book by: James Lapine;   |   Music and Lyrics by: Stephen Sondheim

A Bad Year for Tomatoes
Written by: John Patrick   |   Directed by: Sarah Morrissey

You're Gonna Hear from Me, A Tribute to Nancy Wilson
Performed by: Jenelle Lynn Randall

See How They Run
Written by: Philip King   |   Directed by: Tristan Griffin

Passaggio
Written by: Michael Patrick Smith   |   Directed by: Stevie Zimmerman

Ten-Minute Play Festival
Artistic Director: Heather McDonald   |   Original works written & directed by GMU Students

Mason Cabaret: The Millenials
Composed by: Jason Robert Brown   |   Joe Iconis   |   Pasek and Paul

2011-2012Back to top

Barefoot in the Park
Written by: Neil Simon   |   Directed by: Emma Hull

Medea
Written by: Euripides;   |   Directed by: Baron Pugh

Summer Brave
Written by: William Inge   |   Directed by: Howard Vincent Kurtz

Seven Samurai
Written & Performed by: David Gaines

Can't Scare Me, The Story of Mother Jones
Written by: Kaiulani Lee   |   Directed by: Rick Davis

This is Our Youth
Written by: Kenneth Lonergan   |   Directed by: Bethany Galyen

The Life of Galileo
Written by: Bertolt Brecht   |   Directed by: Rick Davis

Ten Minute Play Festival
Written & Directed by: Mason Students

2010-2011Back to top

24, 7, 365 - presented by Theater of the First Amendment
Written by: Jennifer L. Nelson   |   Directed by: Juanita Rockwell

Live Wire - presented by Theater of the First Amendment
Taken from the Federal Theatre Archives   |   Directed by: Rick Davis

Kimberley Akimbo
Written by: David Lindsay-Abaire   |   Directed by: Maxie Morales

Pericles
Written by: William Shakespeare & George Wilkins   |   Directed by: Rick Davis

Something to Hide
Written by: Leslie Sands   |   Directed by: Baron Bugh

EQUUS
Written by: Peter Shaffer   |   Directed by: Tom Prescott

The Elephant Man
Written by: Bernard Pomerance   |   Directed by: Heather McDonald

Ten Minute Play Festival
Written & Directed by: Mason Students

2009-2010Back to top

Fuddy Meers
Written by: David Linday-Abaire   |   Directed by: Dannie Snayder

Ah Wilderness
Written by: Eugene O'Neill   |   Directed by: Howard Kurtz

The Exonerated
Written by: Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen   |   Directed by: Kate Welsh

Room Service
Written by: John Murray and Allen Boretz   |   Directed by: Ken Elston

TempOdyssey
Written by: Dan Dietz   |   Directed by: Josh McCreary

Orpheus Descending
Written by: Tennessee Williams   |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen-Neshati

The Nerd
Written by: Larry Shue   |   Directed by: Michel J. Faulkner II

10 Minute Play Festival
Written & Directed by: Mason Students

2008-2009Back to top

Shakespeare in Hollywood
Written by: Ken Ludwig   |   Directed by: Mary Lechter

The Pillowman
Written by: Martin McDonagh   |   Directed by: Phil Dallmann

Hay Fever
Written by: Noel Coward   |   Directed by: Andrew Hawkins

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot
Written by: Stephen Adly Guirgis   |   Directed by: Heather McDonald

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
Written by: Tom Stoppard   |   Directed by: Rachel Beauregard

Say Goodnight, Gracie
Written by: Ralph Pape   |   Directed by: Edward Gero

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead
Written by: Bert V. Royal   |   Directed by: Patrick Magill

10 Minute Play Festival
Written & Directed by: Mason Students

2007-2008Back to top

The Boys Next Door
Written by: Tom Griffin   |   Directed by: Patrick Magill

As Bees in Honey Drown
Written by: Douglas Carter Beane   |   Directed by: Ken Elston

Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Written by: Christopher Bond   |   Directed by: Sean Kinslow

After Ashley
Written by: Gina Gionfriddo   |   Directed by: Jessica Billings

Humble Boy
Written by: Charlotte Jones   |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen-Neshati

Ivanov
Written by: Anton Chekhov   |   Directed by: Jesse Nepivoda

Measure for Measure
Written by: William Shakespeare   |   Directed by: Rick Davis

10 Minute Play Festival
Written & Directed by: Mason Students

2006-2007Back to top

Phaedra's Love
Written by: Sarah Kane   |   Directed by: Chris Walker

The Shape of Things
Written by: Neil Labute   |   Directed by: Lisa Nanni-Messegee

In the Dead of Summer
Written and Directed by: Junella Carla Gabriel

Reckless
Written by: Craig Lucas   |   Directed by: Christy Denny

Could Angels Be Blessed
Written by: Nancy Kiefer   |   Directed by: Howard Vincent Kurtz

Hot 'N' Throbbing
Written by: Pauls Vogel   |   Directed by: Liz Hansen

The Cripple of Inishmaan
Written by: Martin McDonough   |   Directed by: Heather McDonald

10 Minute Play Festival
Written & Directed by: Mason Students

2005-2006Back to top

Marat/Sade
Written by: Peter Weiss   |   Directed by: Stephen Lam

Uncle Vanya
Written by: Anton Chekhov   |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen-Neshati

Fefu and Her Friends
Written by: Maria Irene Fornes   |   Directed by: Melissa Topscher

Eccentricities of a Nightingale
Written by: Tennessee Williams   |   Directed by: Devon Riley

James Joyce's The Dead
Written by: Richard Nelson   |   Directed by: Rick Davis

Jesus Hopped the A Train
Written by: Stephen Adly Guirgis   |   Directed by: Connor Dale

Trojan Woman
Written by: Euripides   |   Directed by: Ed Gero

2004-2005Back to top

The Woman in Black
Adapted by: Stephen Mallatratt   |   Directed by: Jennifer Harris

An Ideal Husband
Written by: Oscar Wilde   |   Directed by: Lisa Nanni-Messegee

The Measures Taken
Written by: Bertolt Brecht   |   Directed by: Stephen Lam

Betty's Summer Vacation
Written by: Christopher Durang   |   Directed by: Meghan Walsh

The Trial
Written by: Franz Kafka   |   Directed by: Ken Elston

Knocking on Death's Door
Written and Directed by Michael Fernandez

Mephisto
Adapted by: Ariane Mnouchkine   |   Directed by: Lynnie Raybuck

2003-2004Back to top

Look Back in Anger
Written by: John Osborne   |   Directed by: Liz Stock

The Heiress
Written by: Ruth and Augustus Goetz   |   Directed by: Howard Vincent Kurtz

Pizza Man
Written by: Darlene Craviotto   |   Directed by: Kelly Thomas

Abstract Expression
Written by: Theresa Rebeck   |   Directed by: Sarah Bever

Venus
Written by: Suzan-Lori Parks   |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen-Neshati

Moo
Directed By: Megan Kelleher

Love's Labor's Lost
Written by: William Shakespeare   |   Directed by: Rick Davis

2002-2003Back to top

The Lady's Not for Burning
Written by: Christopher Fry   |   Directed by: Ed Gero

Lion in the Streets
Written by: Judith Streets Thompson   |   Directed by: Lynnie Raybuck

Look Homeward Angel
Written by: Ketti Frings based on the novel by Thomas Wolfe   |   Directed by: Ken Elston

2001-2002Back to top

The Lady's Not for Burning
Written by: Christopher Fry   |   Directed by: Ed Gero

Lion in the Streets
Written by: Judith Streets Thompson   |   Directed by: Lynnie Raybuck

Look Homeward Angel
Written by: Ketti Frings based on the novel by Thomas Wolfe   |   Directed by: Ken Elston

2000-2001Back to top

Noises Off
Written by: Michael Frayn    |   Directed by: Michael Russotto

The Great Theater of the World
Written by: Calderon de la Barca   |   Directed by: Rick Davis
Musical Direction by: Willis Rosenfeld

Runaways
Written by: Elizabeth Sawdos    |   Directed by: Sharon Wimmer

A Night with Woody
Two one acts by Woody Allen   |   Directed by: Jeremy Frank & Julia Wiedeman

The Dining Room
Written by: A.R. Gurney   |   Directed by: Howard Kurtz

Once Upon A Mattress
Written by: Jay Thompson, Marshall Barer, & Dean Fuller   |   Directed by: Rick Davis
Music by: Mary Rogers   |   Lyrics by: Marshall Barer
Directed by: David Paglin Musical   |   Direction by: Willis Rosenfeld

Tartuffe
Written by: Moliere   |   Translation by: Richard Wilbur   |   Directed by: Kevin Murray

1999-2000Back to top

The Good Person of Szechwan
Written by: Bertolt Brecht    |   Directed by: Kristin Johnsen- Neshati

1998-1999Back to top

Beyond Therapy
Written by:    |   Directed by:

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Written by:    |   Directed by:

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
Written by:    |   Directed by:

Dining Death
Written by:    |   Directed by:

The Rivers and Ravines
Written by:    |   Directed by:

A Doll House
Written by:    |   Directed by:

Agamemnon
Written by:    |   Directed by:

1996-1997Back to top

The Mystery of Edwin Brood
Written by: Rupert Holmes   |   Directed by: Sandra Holloway & Harry Winter
Musical Direction by: Shana Rebekah Barr

The Two Character Play
Written by: Tennesse Williams

The Verge
Written by: Susan Glaspell

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