Past Seasons

Productions From The Past

 
2017 - 2018

2017 - 2018

52nd Season

Sweet Charity

Musical
Book by Neil Simon
Music by Cy Coleman, Lyrics by Dorothy Fields


The Graduate

Drama
Terry Johnson


Rumors

Farce
Susan Davis


Sweeney Todd

Musical
Book by Hugh Wheeler
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim


2016 - 2017

2016 - 2017

51st Season

Once Upon a Mattress

Musical
Book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer
Music by Mary Rodgers


Dinner with Friends

Drama
Donal Margulies


The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

Comedy
Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield


The Odd Couple (Female Version)

Comedy
Neil Simon


2015 - 2016

2015 - 2016

50th Season

The Music Man

Musical
Book by Meredith Willson
Music and Lyrics by Meredith Willson


Frankenstein

Drama
Victor Gialanella
Based on the Novel by Mary Shelley


Love, Sex, and the I.R.S.

Comedy
Billy Van Zandt, Jane Milmore


Crimes of The Heart

Comedy/Drama
Beth Henley


2014 - 2015

2014 - 2015

49th Season

Guys and Dolls

Musical
Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows
Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser


Exit the Body

Comedy
Fred Carmichael


Dirty Work at The Crossroads

Melodrama
Bill Johnson


Sugar

Musical
Book by Peter Stone
Based on a Story by Robert Thoeren
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Bob Merrill
Based on the Screenplay “Some Like It Hot” by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond


2013 - 2014

2013 - 2014

48th Season

Spamalot

Musical
John Du Prez/Eric Idle


And Then There Were None

Murder Mystery
Agatha Christie


A Night of One Acts

Variety Show
Various Contributors


The Importance of Being Earnest

Comedy
Oscar Wilde


2012 - 2013

2012 - 2013

47th Season

Grease

Musical
Jim Jacobs/Warren Casey


Macbeth

Tragedy
William Shakespeare


February Follies

Variety Show
Various Contributors


Play It Again, Sam!

Comedy
Woody Allen


2011 - 2012

2011 - 2012

46th Season

Chicago

Musical
Fred Ebb/John Kander


Arsenic and Old Lace

Drama
Joseph Kesselring


February Follies

Variety Show
Various Contributors


Harvey

Comedy
Mary Chase


2010 - 2011

2010 - 2011

45th Season

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Drama
Edward Albee


Dracula

Drama
Bram Stoker


Brighton Beach Memoirs

Comedy
Neil Simon


2009 - 2010

2009 - 2010

44th Season

The Sound of Music

Musical
Rodgers/Hammerstein


Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Drama
Tennessee Williams


Noises Off

Comedy
Michael Frayn


Prisoner of Second Avenue

Neil Simon


2008 - 2009

2008 - 2009

43rd Season

High School Musicalv

Musical
Disney


Wait Until Dark

Mystery
Frederick Knott


Spitfire Grill

Musical
James Valcq, Fred Alley


The Miss Firecracker Contest

Comedy
Beth Henley


Forever Plaid

Musical
Stuart Ross


2007 - 2008

2007 - 2008

42nd Season

Oklahoma!

Musical
Rodgers/Hammerstein


A Nice Family Gathering

Comedy
Phil Olsen


One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Drama
Dale Wasserman/Novel by Ken Kesey


West Side Story

Musical
Bernstein/Sondheim


2006 - 2007

2006 - 2007

41st Season

Damn Yankees

Musical
Adler/Ross


Steel Magnolias

Comedy
Robert Harling


The Greatest Christmas Pageant Ever

Teen Production

A Few Good Men

Drama
Aaron Sorkin


Forever Plaid

Musical
Stuart Ross


2005 - 2006

2005 - 2006

40th Season

Get Witch Quick

Comedy
David Rogers


Sweet And Hot

Musical
Harold Arlen


Lettice And Lovage

Comedy
Peter Shaffer


The Mousetrap

Murder Mystery
Agatha Christie


On Golden Pond

Drama
Ernest Thompson


2004 - 2005

2004 - 2005

39th Season

Annie Get Your Gun

Musical
Berlin/Fields/Krista Manfredi
Musical Director: Louis Canter


Lost in Yonkers

Comedy, Drama
Simon


Two By Two

Musical
Rodgers/Charnin/Stone


Father of the Bride

Comedy
Francke


2003 - 2004

2003 - 2004

38th Season

Grease

Musical
Jacobs/Casey/Christopher Oakley
Musical Director: Louis Canter


Night Must Fall

Thriller
Emlyn Williams/Nancy Arnfield


Moon Over Buffalo

Comedy
Ken Ludwig/William Beaudry


Rumors

Farce
Susan Davis
This was a joint production with RCT/CBF & Curtain Up Theatre Co. for The Alice Morin Memorial Fund.


I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change

Musical, Revue
DiPietro/J. Rogers/Christopher Oakley
Musical Director: Lynne Houston


2002 - 2003

2002 - 2003

37th Season

Zombies From The Beyond

Musical
James Valcq/Krista Manfredi
Musical Director: Louis Canter


The Importance Of Being Earnest

Comedy
Oscar Wilde/Christopher Mallory


Once Upon A Mattress

Musical
Mary Rodgers/Marshall Barer/Patrick Sharpe
Musical Director: John Forlini


The Winslow Boy

Drama
Terrance Rattigan/Christopher Oakley


2001 - 2002

2001 - 2002

36th Season

Annie

Musical
Charles Strouse/Martin Charnin/Kris Meile
Musical Director: Kay Dupuy


The Haunting Of Hill House

Suspense, Drama
F. Andrew Leslie/Jennifer Lee


The Merchant Of Venice

Drama
Shakespeare/Alexandra Berardi


The Crucible

Drama
Arthur Miller/Alexandra Berardi


Charley's Aunt

Comedy
Brandon Thomas/William Beaudry


Bugsy Malone, Jr.

Musical
Williams
Kris Meile & Debbie Seidel (Children's Theatre Workshop)


2000 - 2001

2000 - 2001

35th Season

Oliver!

Musical
Lionel Bart/David Thompson
Musical Director: Heidi Shaffmaster-Riggs


Blithe Spirit

Comedyv
Noel Coward/Jeff Pedue


The Andersonville Trial

Drama
Saul Levitt/Stephanie Cook


Dial M For Murder

Melodrama
Frederick Knott/Doran Berger


Schoolhouse Rock Live!

Musical
Debbie Seidel (Children's Theatre Workshop)


1999 - 2000

1999 - 2000

34th Season

Bye Bye Birdie

Musical
Charles Strouse/Lee Adams/Patrick Sharpe
Musical Director: Louis Canter


Corpse!

Mystery
Gerald Moon/Jeff Pedue


Dirty Work At The Crossroads

Melodrama
Bill Johnson/Jeff Pedue


A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum

Musical
Stephen Sondheim
Musical Director: Lynn Konczak


1998 - 1999

1998 - 1999

33rd Season

Alice In Wonderland

Musical
Scott Lantz


Run For Your Wife

Comedy
Ray Cooney/Jeff Pedue


Steel Magnolias

Comedy, Drama
Robert Harling/Mark Konwinski


A Christmas Carol

Drama
Charles Dickens/Mary Beth Berger


Little Mary Sunshine

Musical
Rick Besoyan
Musical Director: Patty Harmon


The Musical Comedy Murders Of 1940

Comedy
John Bishop/Jeff Pedue


Arsenic And Old Lace

Comedy
Joseph Keselring/Jim Bennett


1997 - 1998

1997 - 1998

32nd Season

The Wizard Of Oz

Musical
Harold Arlen/Yip Harburg
Musical Director: Alan Lollar/Mark Konwinski


Wait Until Dark

Mystery, Drama
Frederick Knott/Philomena Somers


Beauty And The Beast

Musical
Valenti/Alan Lollar


The Foreigner

Comedy
Larry Shue/Jeff Pedue


And On The Sixth Day…

Musical
Jack Sharkey/Dave Reiser
Musical Director: Alan Lollar


Little Shop Of Horrors

Musical
Alan Menkin/Christopher Oakley
Musical Director: Alan Lollar


1996 - 1997

1996 - 1997

31st Season

Cinderella

Musical
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein II
Musical Director: Jeff Pedue/Alan Lollar


Deathtrap

Thriller
Ira Levin/Philomena Somers


Smoke On The Mountain

Musical
Philomena Sommers
Musical Director: Alan Lollar


The Nerd

Comedy
Larry Shue/Robin Caparusio


1995 - 1996

1995 - 1996

30th Season

The Sound Of Music

Musical
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein II/Robin Caprusco
Musical Director: Alan Lollar


Catch Me If You Can

Comedy
Jack Weinstock/Willie Gilbert/Philomena Sommers


Take A Number Darling

Comedy
Jack Sharkey/Philomena Somers


Company

Musical
Stephen Sondheim/Michele Busch
Musical Director: Alan Lollar


1994 - 1995

1994 - 1995

29th Season

Nunsense

Musical
Dan Goggin/Kendra Knight
Musical Director: Michele Busch


Ten Little Indians

Mystery
Agatha Christi/Philomena Somers


Love, Sex, And The IRS

Comedy
Jane Milmore/Billy Van Zandt/Michele Busch


Fiddler On The Roof

Musical
Bock/Harnick
Musical Director: Marilyn Riley/Joan Barrett


1993 - 1994

1993 - 1994

28th Season

The King And I

Musical
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein II/Todd Knight


The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Comedy
Sarrie Materne


Plaza Suite

Comedy
Neil Simon/Michele Busch


The Odd Couple

Comedy
Sarrie Materne


Lend Me A Tenor

Comedy
Ken Ludwig/Eric Baker


1992 - 1993

1992 - 1993

27th Season

Kismet

Musical
Wright/Forrest/Alice Morin
Musical Director: Derek Snyder/Fran Darling


As You Like It

Comedy
Shakespeare/Alice Morin


Charlotte's Web: The Musical

Musical
Charles Strouse/Joseph Robinette
Musical Directors: Marilyn Riley/Fran Darling


Crimes Of The Heart

Comedy, Drama
Beth Henley/Todd Knight


1991 - 1992

1991 - 1992

26th Season

Bent

Drama
Martin Sherman/Alice Morin


The Normal Heart

Drama
Larry Krammer/Scott Berry


The Last Book

Suspense, Drama
Alice Morin
This performance took place at the McMorran Auditorium in Port Huron.


Foreseeable Will: The Aftermath

Comedy
Gary Jurkewicz/Lew Schlanbusch


How The Other Half Loves

Comedy
Alan Ayckbourn/Bill Davis


1990 - 1991

1990 - 1991

25th Season

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Comedy
Neil Simon/Lee Davis IV


Nunsense

Musical
Dan Goggin/Alice Morin
Musical Director: Todd Knight


Twelve Angry Men

Drama
Sherman Sergel/Scott Paul Dunham


Foreseeable Will

Comedy
Gary Jurkiewicz/Lew Schlanbusch


The Passion Of Dracula

Thriller
Bob Hall/David Richmond/Alice Morin


The Taming Of The Shrew

Comedy
Shakespeare /Alice Morin


Kiss Me Kate

Musical
Cole Porter/Alice Morin Musical Director: Traci Bartell


1989 - 1990

1989 - 1990

24th Season

South Pacific

Musical
Richard Rodgers/Oscar Hammerstein II
Musical Directors: Alice Morin/Todd Knight


Side By Side By Sondheim

Musical, Revue
Stephen Sondheim/Michele Busch
Musical Directors: Marilyn Riley/Lynne Houston


Romeo And Juliet

Tragedy
Shakespeare/Alice Morin


West Side Story

Musical
Leonard Bernstein/Stephen Sondheim/Alice Morin
Musical Director: Fran Darling


1988 - 1989

1988 - 1989

23rd Season

Count Dracula

Mystery, Comedy
Bram Stoker/Ted Tiller/Margaret Thele


A Christmas Carol

Drama
Charles Dickens/Nancy Osborn


Lovers And Other Strangers

Comedy
Renee Taylor/Joseph Bologna
Various Directors


Comedy Of Errors

Comedy
Shakespeare


The Boys From Syracuse

Musical
Richard Rodgers/Lorenz Hart
Musical Director: Fran Darling


1987 - 1988

1987 - 1988

22nd Season

In 1988, the Centennial Building Foundation was formed for the benefit of the building.

A Murder Is Announced

Mystery
Leslie Darbon/Margaret Thele


Mister Roberts

Drama
Thomas Heggen/Joshua Logan/Lew Schlanbusch


Cheaper By The Dozen

Comedy
Frank/Ernestine Gilbreth/Christopher Seregel/Mary Beth Berger


The Unsinkable Molly Brown

Musical
Meredith Willson/Alice Morin
Musical Directors: Lauren Matich/Patrick Sharpe/Barbara Holsworth


1986 - 1987

1986 - 1987

21st Season

Harvey

Comedy
Mary Chase/Margaret Thele


You Can't Take It With You

Comedy
Moss Hart/Geo. S. Kaufman/Krista Manfredi


Charley's Aunt

Comedy
Brandon Thomas/Nancy Osborn


Michigan: A State Of Being

Musical
Alice Morin
Musical Director: John Fitz


1985 - 1986

1985 - 1986

20th Season

Mousetrap

Mystery
Agatha Christi/Margaret Thele


The Crucible

Drama
Arthur Miller


The Robber Bridegroom

Musical
Alfred Uhrey/Waldman
Musical Director: Lynne Houston


Showboat

Musical
Jerome Kern/Oscar Hammerstein II
Musical Director: Judie Sharpe


West Side Story

Musical
Leonard Bernstein/Stephen Sondheim
Musical Director: John Fitz


1984 - 1985

1984 - 1985

19th Season

Major Barbara

Comedyv
George Bernard Shaw


The Devil's Disciple

Comedy
George Bernard Shaw


Annie

Musical
Martin Charnin/Charles Strouse
Musical Director: Kate Philabaum


My Fair Lady

Musical
Alan Jay Lerner/Frederick Loewe
Musical Director: John Fitz


1983 - 1984

1983 - 1984

18th Season

Arsenic And Old Lace

Comedy
Joseph Kesselring/Bill Mulcrone


Winter Solace

Alice Morin


The Magic Tea

Drama
Alice Morin


Of Thee I Sing

Musical
Geo./Ira Gershwin
Musical Director: Lynne Houston


1982 - 1983

1982 - 1983

17th Season

George M.

Musical
Geo. M. Cohan
Musical Director: Kate Philabaum


School For Wives

Comedy
Moliere


The Boor

Comedy
Chekov


Light Years

Musical
Alice Morin
Musical Directors: Kate Philabaum, John Fitz
The performance was in cooperation with Armada Area Schools.


Anything Goes

Musical
Cole Porter


Amahl And The Night Visitors

Opera
Gian Carlo Menotti
Musical Director: Kate Philabaum
The performance was at the Armada High School Auditorium.


1981 - 1982

1981 - 1982

16th Season

Mame

Musical
Herman
Vocal Director: Marilyn Riley
Conductor: Lynne Houston


Grease

Musical
Jacobs/Casey
Musical Director: Les Mahla


Knockout

Drama
Louis LaRusso II


Student Prince

Musical
Sigmund Romberg Musical Director: Judie Sharpe


1980 - 1981

1980 - 1981

15th Season

The Long Christmas Dinner

Comedy
Thornton Wilder


The Gift Of The Magi

Comedy
O. Henry


The Women

Comedy
Clare Booth Luce


Irene

Musical
McCarthy/Tierney/Gaynor/Clements Musical Director: Les Mahla


1979 - 1980

1979 - 1980

14th Season

Twelfth Night

Comedy
Shakespeare


Galileo

Biography
Bertolt Brecht


H.M.S. Pinafore

Music
Gilbert/Sullivan
Musical Directors: Roger Smith/Lauren Matich


Hal-O-Weena Fantasy
Bob Hennessey


1978 - 1979

1978 - 1979

13th Season

Spoon River Anthology

Hirschhorn/Charles Aidman


Detective Story

Drama
Sidney Kingsley


The Music Man

Musical
Meredith Wilson
Musical Director: Les Mahla


1977 - 1978

1977 - 1978

12th Season

A Child's Christmas

Alice Morin


Tobacco Road

Drama
Bertolt Brecht


Tenderloin

Musical
Bock/Harnick
Musical Director: Barbara Busch


1976 - 1977

1976 - 1977

11th Season

Present Laughter

Noel Coward


Playboy Of The Western World

William Synge


Kismet

Musical
Wright/Forrest


1975 - 1976

1975 - 1976

10th Season

200 Years Of Christmas

Alice Morin


Life With Father

Drama
Howard Lindsey/Russel Crouse


Richmond Review '76

Review
Alice Morin/Barbara Busch


1974 - 1975

1974 - 1975

9th Season

In 1975, RCT became an independent, non-profit organization.

She Stoops To Conquer

Oliver Goldsmith


The Skin Of Our Teeth

Comedy
Thornton


110 In The Shade

Musical
Schmidt/Jones
Musical Directors: Les Mahla/Barbara Busch


1973 - 1974

1973 - 1974

8th Season

The Comedy Of Errors

Comedy
Shakespeare


The Grass Harp

Comedy, Fantasy
Truman Capote


Ceremony City

Musical
Alice Morin
Musical Director: Harry Krause


1972 - 1973

1972 - 1973

7th Season

Prose And Poetry

Reader's Theatre
Various


A Month In The Country

Drama
Ivan Turgenev


Carnival!

Musical
Bob Merrill/Michael Stewart
Musical Director: Harry Krause
This performance took place at The McMorran Auditorium.


The Unsinkable Molly Brown

Musical
Meredith Wilson
Musical Director: Harry Krause


1971 - 1972

1971 - 1972

6th Season

The House Of Bernarda Alba

Reader's Theatre, Drama
Federico Garcia Lorca


The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie

Jay P. Allen


A Sleep Of Prisoners

One Act, Drama
Christopher Fry


Prime Evil

John Middlemas


Happy Days Are Here Again

Alice Morin


1970 - 1971

1970 - 1971

5th Season

The Merry Wives Of Windsor

Comedy
Shakespeare


Mother Courage And Her Children

Drama
Bertolt Brecht


Leave It To Jane

Musical
Jerome Kern/Guy Bolton/P.G. Wodehouse
Musical Director: Harry Krause


1969 - 1970

1969 - 1970

4th Season

Arms And The Man

Reader's Theatre, Comedy
George Bernard Shaw


Rashoman

Ryunosuke Akutagowa


Now You See It, Now

Revue
Alice Morin


1968 - 1969

1968 - 1969

3rd Season

Evening Of Prose Poetry

Reader's Theatre
Various


The American Dream

One Act
Edward Albee


The Marriage Proposa

One Act
Chekov


The Miser

Comedy
Moliere


Earnest In Love

Musical
Lee Pockriss/Anne Croswell
Musical Director: Lester Mahla


1967 - 1968

1967 - 1968

2nd Season

Ann Of The Thousand Days

Reader's Theatre
Maxwell Anderson


The Tiger

One Act
Murray Schisgal


The Typists

One Act
Murray Schisgal


The Lady's Not For Burning

Poetic Comedy
Christopher Fry


Circus Camp '68

Revue
Alice Morin

1966 - 1967

1966 - 1967

1st Season

Evening Of Readings

Reader's Theatre
Various


Gigi

Comedy
Anita Loos


The Fantasticks

Musical
Harvey Schmidt/Tom Jones
Musical Director: Les Mahla


The Boyfriend

Musical
Sandy Wilson

1965 - 1966

1965 - 1966

The RCT is sponsored by The City of Richmond and Richmond Community Schools as a shared recreation program.


Who Shoot The Buffalo?

Alice Morin


Magic Tea

Alice Morin


Time, Time And Again

Alice Morin

1964

1964

Produced before the formation of the RCT, sponsored by Aly Zetas.


Spoon River Anthology

Reader's Theatre
Hirshhorn/Charles Aidman