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Many thanks to Shannon Leigh Wittenberger ,Juli Del Prete and Robbie Iraburo-Cochran for their hard work in compiling this list.


2017-2018

Student Directed One Act Plays

  • After the Ball Drops (directed by Ginny Zundel)
  • Frozen Fish Sticks (directed by Kayla Raye)
  • In the Meantime (directed by Brianna Moderhack)
  • Stay (directed by Robbie Iraburo-Cochran)
  • Sorry (directed by Maddie Martorana)
  • The Wedding Story (directed by Henry Dumblauskas)
  • The West Wing (directed by Dan Haller)
  • To Date or Not to Date (directed by Joshua Saunders)
  • Walls (directed by Mackenzie Haith)

Cinderstein (New Faces production)
Chicago Shakespeare Slam (Slam Champions)
The Arabian Nights
Figments
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Group Interpretation - Sectional 2nd Place, State Qualifier)
Les Miserables

2016-2017

Student Directed One-Act Plays

  • Happy No-Lidays (directed by Payton Cousins)
  • A Midnight Clear (directed by Thomas Ferro)
  • The Road to Nineveh (directed by Alex Frumkin)
  • Tainted Love (directed by Sheridan Hurtig)
  • Cindy and Julie (directed by Annie McGrath)
  • The Unknown Part of the Ocean (directed by Jenna Panos)
  • The Uprising (directed by Emily Parduhn)
  • Double Date (directed by Brenden Paul)
  • Raincheck (directed by Hannah Weiss)
  • Blind Date (directed by David West)

Completely Hollywood - Abridged (New Faces production)
Battle of the Bard (Finalist)
The Best Man
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Stranger Than Fiction (Group Interpretation - Sectional 2nd Place, State Qualifyer)
City of Angels

2015-2016

Student Directed One-Act Plays

  • The Concorde Fallacy (directed by Angela Peterson)
  • The Beauty Inside (directed by Patricia Roques
  • Family Names (directed by Karsen Sample)
  • Bar Mitzvah Boy (directed by Marisa Nuzzo)
  • Cloudy (directed by Kaila Saunders)
  • Believe (directed by Josie David)
  • Hitting on Women 101 (directed by Zach Levy)

The Election (New Faces production)
Tartuffe
Picnic
Ready Player One (Group Interpretation)
Thoroughly Modern Millie

2014-2015

Student Directed One-Act Plays

  • The Drunken Sisters (directed by Maya St. Clair)
  • Supressed Desires (directed by Natalie Lawrence)
  • The Blueberry Hil Accord (directed by Stephen Ferro)
  • The Scary Question (directed by Rache David)
  • The Chocolate Affair (directed by Emma Morton)

TRUST (World High School Premier, Illinois High School Theatre Festival)
The Odd Couple & The Odd Couple Female Version
10 Things I Hate About You (Group Interpretation)
Shrek the Musical

2013-2014

Student Directed One-Act Plays

  • Post Its (directed by Renee Fox)
  • Relative Strangers (directed by Liz Grein)
  • Dissonance - (directed by Walter Kasmer)
  • Daniel on a Thursday (directed by Haggai Simon)
  • The A-Word (directed by Rylee Freeman)

You Can't Take it With You
Our Town
The Secret Garden

2012-2013

Student Directed One-Act Plays

  • A Second of Pleasure (directed by Nicole Hernandez)
  • Nothing in the World Like It (directed by Shannon Doering)
  • Miracles (directed by Troy Peterson)
  • Tainted Love (directed by Nicole Schaen)
  • Mary Just Broke Up With This Guy (directed by Evan Saunders)

Romeo & Juliet
Radium Girls
The Drowsy Chaperone

2011-2012

Student Directed One-Act Plays

  • Heights (directed by Tim Trinka)
  • Three Tables (directed by Zac Traughber)
  • Early Morning (directed by Tyler Saunders)

Almost, Maine
David and Lisa (co-produced with Kirk Players)
The Music Man
Fifth of July (Mundelein Summer Theatre)

2010-2011

An Evening of Lanford Wilson

  • Talley's Folly (Illinois High School Theatre Festival, directed by Luke Cianciotto and Ben Fenton)
  • Thymus Vulgaris (directed by Lisa Capasso)
  • Home Free (directed by Arika Egan)

Sabrina Fair
And Then They Came For Me
Once On This Island
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Mundelein Summer Theatre)

2009-2010

An Evening of Israel Horovitz

  • It's Called the Sugar Plum (directed by Megan Henricks)
  • Faith (directed by Sam Hernandez)
  • Hopscotch (directed by Juli Del Prete)

The Crucible
Picasso at the Lapin Agile
Footloose
Prelude to a Kiss (Mundelein Summer Theatre)

2008-2009

Twelfth Night
Up the Down Staircase (co-produced with The Kirk Players)
Fiddler on the Roof
Beyond a Doubt (original script by Lee Delehoy, Mundelein Summer Theatre)

2007-2008

Dancing at Lughnasa (Illinois High School Theatre Festival) Love Letters (Benefit Performance) An Evening of John Patrick Shanley

  • Sailor's Song (directed by Michael Fehr)
  • Savage in Limbo (directed by Michael Gielczyk)
  • Where's My Money? (directed by Michael Swager)

The Pajama Game
Biloxi Blues (Mundelein Summer Theatre)

2006-2007

A Few Good Men An Evening of Christopher Durang

  • Beyond Therapy (directed by Theo Meyer)
  • The Actor's Nightmare (directed by Matt Santeler)

Into The Woods A Ten Minute Play Festival (Mundelein Summer Theatre)

2005-2006

Charley's Aunt 
Crimes of the Heart  
Chicago 
Proof (Mundelein Summer Theatre)  
Bang, Bang, You're Dead (Mundelein Summer Theatre)  

2004-2005

The Laramie Project 
Marvin's Room 
Working 
Dignity (written and directed by Hayley Lerner)  

2003-2004

…And They Dance Real Slow in Jackson (Illinois High School Theatre Festival) 
Little Shop of Horrors 
Black Comedy and Fur Better or Worse (one-acts) 
Alice in Wonderland 

2002-2003

Anything Goes 
Finis and The Empty Chair (one-acts) 
Our Town 

2001-2002

 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat 
A Midsummer Night’s Dream 
Moon in the Middle  
Scapino! 

2000-2001

Guys and Dolls  
High Tide (one-act) and To Gillian on her 37th Birthday  
Arsenic and Old Lace 
A Piece of My Heart (Illinois High School Theatre Festival) 
Coffee Shop Memoirs (student written one-act) 

1999-2000 

Romeo and Juliet 
Crazy for You  
Love, Death, and the Prom 
Watermelon Boats (Illinois High School Theatre Festival) 

    
1998-1999

The Crucible 
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying  
Unseen Stages:
Mrs. Sorken
Nina in the Morning
The Actor’s Nightmare
Loveliest Day of the Year
Something I’ll Tell You Tuesday  

    
1997-1998

Once in a Lifetime 
Once on This Island 
All in the Timing:
Sure Thing
Phillip Glass Boys
Words, Words, Words
English Made Simple
Philadelphia
Variations on the Death of Trotsky  

      
1996-1997

Our Town 
The Music Man  
7 x 10 x 16 

    
1995-1996

The Dining Room 
Out the Seven Story Window 
Bye-Bye Birdie  

    
1994-1995

Matchmaker 
The Boyfriend  

      
1993-1994

Blithe Spirit 
The Trial of Goldilocks 
You Can’t Take It With You 

    
1992-1993

Spoon River Anthology 
Charlotte’s Web 
The Sound of Music 

     
1991-1992

Up the Down Staircase (Illinois High School Theatre Festival) 
Fiddler on the Roof  

    
1990-1991

The Skin of Our Teeth 
Cinderella 
Babes in Arms  

1989-1990

Comedy Tonight (Illinois High School Theatre Festival) 
The Clown Prince of Wanderlust 
Man of La Mancha  

    
1988-1989

Passion of Dracula 
Fairy Tales and Fables 
Guys and Dolls  

    
1987-1988

Brighton Beach Memoirs 
Richard Harding Bush, or the Rococo Coco Bean 
Bye Bye Birdie  

    
1986-1987

Romeo and Juliet 
Pippin 

 
1985-1986

The Autograph Hound and The Interview (one-acts) 
The Phantom Tollbooth 
The Wiz 

    
1984-1985

Feiffer’s People (Illinois High School Theatre Festival) 
Oklahoma!  

    
1983-1984

Dark of the Moon 
Story Book Theatre 
Anything Goes  

    
1982-1983

Out of the Frying Pan 
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 
Grease  

    
1981-1982

Our Town 
The Hobbit  

    
1980-1981

Dames at Sea  
Once Upon a Mattress 

1979-1980

Dirty Work at the Crossroads 
South Pacific  
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie 

    
1978-1979

Bye Bye Birdie  
The Crucible 
Charley’s Aunt

   
1977-1978

Li’l Abner  
Lovers and The Brick and The Rose (one-acts) 
Black Comedy and The Heiress (one-acts) 

 
1976-1977

Alice in Wonderland 
Peter Pan  

    
1975-1976

The American Dame 
The Importance of Being Ernest 

    
1974-1975

Ten Little Indians 
The Lottery 
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds 

    
1973-1974

The Man Who Came to Dinner 
The Playroom 
A Thurber Carnival  

    
1972-1973

John Brown’s Body 
Because Their Hearts Were Pure

    
1971-1972

Picnic 
Harvey

   
1970-1971

The Night is My Enemy 
Annie Get Your Gun  

1969-1970

 The Best of Broadway  
Take Her, She’s Mine 
Antigone 

    
1968-1969

Exit the Body 
Finian’s Rainbow 

    
1967-1968

Arsenic and Old Lace 
The Skin of our Teeth

    
1966-1967

Our Town 
Plain and Fancy

    
1965-1966

Sabrina Fair 
The Imaginary Invalid 

    
1964-1965

Carousel  
Stalag 17 
The Desperate Hours

    
1963-1964

Oklahoma!  
Heaven Can Wait 
Dirty Work at the Crossroads

    
1962-1963

Road Show ’63 (student written) 
You Can’t Take It With You 
The Diary of Anne Frank