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May 20, 21, 27 & 28, 2000
Adapted by Dr. Janet P. Sholty with Dr. LuAnn Venden Herrell
Directed by LuAnn Venden Herrell
Village Hall (Sundays), Kretchmar Quad (Saturdays)

View the playbill for the Resurrexio Domini Nostri (2000).


Resurrexio Domini Nostri means "The Resurrection of Our Lord."


 

December 2, 3, 9 & 10, 2000

By Arthur Miller

Co-Directed by Marilynn Loveless and Jim Bock


Cast

Betty Parris

Dana Melashenko

Tituba

Juelle James

Rev. Parris

Ryan Deal

Abigail Williams

Stephanie Binns

Susanna Wallcott

Lindsay Lombard

Ann Putnam

Cindy Gall

Thomas Putnam

Nate Kay

Mercy Lewis

Erica Sharp

Mary Warren

Ryan Lunsford

John Proctor

Adam Lombard

Rebecca Nurse

Andrea Wolfing

Giles Corey

Lorin Koch

Rev. Hale

Jeremiah Burt

Elizabeth Proctor

Betsy Harlan

Francis Nurse

Bradley Nelson

Ezekiel Cheever

Treye McKinney

John Willard

Joshua Reinbold

Judge Hathorne

Peter Schmidt

Deputy-Governor Danforth

Jim Bock

Sarah Good

Keri Donaldson

Hopkins

Lance Ivy


Crew 

Assistant Director

Peter Schmidt 

Technical Director/Lighting Design    

Erich Dorzab

Sound Design

Matt Nutter

Set Design

Kristin Smith

Costume Design

Alexia LeFore

Stage Manager

Melissa Peckham

Properties

Malcolm Mills

Floor Crew:

LuAnn Venden Herrell

Kurt Dreschel

Set Construction:

Erich Dorzab

Jeffrey Klam

Alexia LeFore

Malcolm Mills

Sean Mountain

Joshua Reinbold

Joshua Tomczek

Publicity

Melisaa Peckham

House Manager

Katrina Forgey

Box Office

Doug Taylor

Ushers

Jennifer Barton

Kelley Gillette

Sarah Stanley

Heidi Gruzinski

Costumes

June Smith

Whitman College - Barbara Stone

Little Theatre - Patricia Wilson

Carmen Creek Clothing Co. - Kathleen Neal

Opening Night Gala Committee

Julie Lorren (chairperson)

Dave and Anne Bullock

Bev Beem

Gala Decorations

Joanie LeFore

Julie Lorren

Leah Patch

Trissa Gifford


 


 

May 12, 13, 17, 19 & 20, 2001
By C.S. Lewis
Adapted by Bradley Nelson
Directed by Marilynn Loveless
Village Hall

View the playbill for The Great Divorce (2001).

October 13, 14, 18, 20 & 21, 2001
By Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield
Directed by Dan Lounsbury
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (2001).

December 1, 2, 6, 8 & 9, 2001
By Susanna Centlivre
Directed by LuAnn Venden Herrell
Village Hall

View the playbill for The Gamester.

March 2, 3, 7, 9 & 10, 2002
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2002).

 

April 20, 21, 28, and May 4 & 5, 2002
By Bill C. Davis
Directed by Marilynn Loveless
Village Hall

View the playbill for Mass Appeal (2002).

May 11, 12, 16, 18, & 19, 2002

Trifles

Susan Glaspell

Directed by LuAnn Venden Herrell

Cast:

  • David Crawford as Mr. Hale
  • Ryan George as County Attorney Henderson
  • Dennis Huynh as Sheriff Peters
  • Mari Ferguson as Mrs. Peters
  • Andrea Wolffing as Mrs. Hale

The Trap

Alice Gerstenberg

directed by Erica Sharp

Cast:

  • Tyler Webster as Claude
  • Lance Ivy as Aaron
  • Jackie Mathis as Millie
  • Heather Spiva as Irene

 

October 5, 6, 10, 12, & 13, 2002
By Lee Blessing
Directed by Marilynn Loveless
Village Hall

View the playbill for Eleemosynary (2002).

December 7, 8, 12, 14, & 15, 2002
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Adam Lombard
Village Hall

View the playbill for Hamlet (2002).

March 1, 2, 6, 8, & 9, 2003
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2003).

May 10, 11, 15, 17, & 18, 2003
By David Auburn
Directed by LuAnn Venden, assisted by Bradley Nelson
Village Hall

View the playbill for Proof (2003).

December 6, 7, 11, 13, & 14, 2003
By Frances Goodwich and Albert Hackett
Newly Adapted by Wendy Kesselman
Directed by Marilynn Loveless
Village Hall

View the playbill for The Diary of Anne Frank (2003).

March 6, 7, 11, 13, & 14, 2004
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2004).

Special benefit performance marking the grand opening of the Donnie Rigby Stage.

-- Encore performances: October 2, 3, 9 & 10, 2004

December 4, 5, 9, 11 & 12, 2004
By Richard Bolt
Directed by LuAnn Venden
Village Hall

View the playbill for A Man for All Seasons (2004).

February 25, 26, March 3, 5, & 6, 2005
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2005).

Audience Favorite: The Romancers (additional performance during College Days)

May 14, 15, 19, 21, & 22, 2005 (Special encore performance May 24)
By Anne Hathaway
Directed by Marilynn Loveless, assisted by Nicole Ferguson
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for Othello (2005).

October 1, 2 & 8, 2005
Written and directed by Lance Ivy and Tyler Webster
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for Mystery College Theatre 5000: Plan 9 from Outerspace (2005).

December 3, 4, 8, 10, & 11, 2005
By Joan Holden
Directed by Marilynn Loveless and Richard Wallace
Village Hall

View the playbill for Nickel and Dimed (2005).

February 25, 26, March 2, 4, and 5, 2006
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2006).


Audience favorite: Bimbo the Pirate
Additional performance during College Days: Fences

May 13, 14, 18, 20, and 21, 2006
By Mrs. Shakespeare
Directed by Marilynn Loveless
Village Hall

View the playbill for The Taming of the Shrew (2006).

December 2, 3, 7, 9, & 10, 2006
By Susanna Centlivre
Directed by LuAnn Venden, assisted by Jerry Entze

View the playbill for The Busie-Body (2006).

February 24, 25, March 1, 3, & 4, 2007
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2007).

Audience favorite: Sure Thing

May 12, 13, 17, 19, & 20, 2007
By Dario Fo
Directed by Marilynn Loveless and Jim Bock
Village Hall

View the playbill for The Accidental Death of an Anarchist (2007).

May 26, 27, 31, June 2 & 3, 2007
By William Shakespeare 
Directed by John Campbell
A student produced production
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for Much Ado About Nothing (2007).

November 10, 11, & 12, 2007
By Edmond Rostrand
Directed by David Crawford
Village Hall

Sponsored by AGA.

View the playbill for The Romancers (2007).

December 1, 2, 6, 8, & 9, 2007
Three new plays adapted for the stage by Jerry Entze
Directed by John Campbell and LuAnn Venden
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for Scenes from the Long Valley: An Evening with John Steinbeck (2007).

March 1, 2, 6, 8, & 9, 2008
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2008).

May 24, 25, 19, 31, and June 1, 2008
Written by Edmond Rostand
Adapted by Erna Kruckemeyer
Directed by David Crawford and assisted by Jerry Entze
Village Hall

View the playbill for Cyrano de Bergerac (2008).

June 7-8, 2008
Directed by Dan Hudson, assisted by John Campbell
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for the Festival of the Actors IV (2008).

December 6, 7, 11, 13, & 14, 2008
By Charles Dickens
Adapted by Israel Horowitz
Directed by David Crawford
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for A Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley (2008).

 

February 28, March 1, 5, 7, & 8, 2009
Village Hall

View the playbill for the Festival of One Acts (2009).


Audience Favorite: Hard Candy

May 16, 17, 21, 24, & 25, 2009
By Jane Austen
Adapted by Ashley J. Barnard
Directed by LuAnn Venden, assisted by David Owens
Village Hall

View the playbill for Sense and Sensibility (2009).

 

June 6-7, 2009 (2 performances on the 7th)
Directed by Shane Wood, assisted by Alyssa Warner
Donnie Rigby Stage

View the playbill for the Festival of the Actors V (2009).

December 5, 6, 10, 12, & 13, 2009
By Barbara Lebow
Directed by David Crawford and assisted by Jerry Entze
Village Hall


View the playbill for A Shayna Maidel (2009).


 

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