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National Festival Invited Productions


Debris, Dennis Kelly, California State University, Stanislaus
Las Meninas, Lynn Nottage, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
The Odyssey, Mary Zimmerman, adapted from the Robert Fitzgerald translation of Homer, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Fallujah, Evan Sanderson, Boston University


SHOT! (Requiem for a Bullet), Kimmika Williams-Whiterspoon, Temple Wooster
Anton's Uncles, Richard Alger and Tina Kronis, Los Angeles City College
diventare, Jenny Rachel Weiner, Boston University


La Bete, David Hirson, Grove City College
The Revenger's Tragedy, Joe Sturgeon and Jim Wren, Univeristy of North Carolina, Greenboro
Tongues, Sam Shepherd and Josephy Chakin, California State University, East Bay
House of Seven Stories, John Boulanger, Texas State University


Nocturne, Adam Rapp, The College of Wooster
Waiting for Godot, Samuel Beckett, Albright College
The Diviners, Jin Leonard Jr, California State University, Fullerton
In the Sawtooths, Dano Madden, Boise State University


The Bewitched, Peter Barnes, Middlebury College
Boy Gets Girl, Rebecca Gilman, University of Idaho
The Last Black Play,
Nathan Jackson, Kansas State University
Anatomy of Gray,
Jim Leonard, University of Evansville


Western Michigan University, Othello by William Shakespeare
Minnesota State University- Moorhead, Never Swim Alone by Daniel MacIvor
University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff, The Hip-Hop Project by Steve Broadnax
Playwrights' Theatre of Boston University, Jasper Lake by John Kuntz


University of Evansville, A Plague of Angels by Mark St. Germain
University of Maryland-Baltimore County, Buried, conceived by Colette Searls
University of Wyoming, Good Morning Athens! A Rock Musical, Book, Music and Lyrics by Sean Keogh
University of Texas-El Paso, Danny and the Deep Blue Sea, by John Patrick Shanley
Marquette University, Quid Pro Quo by Garrett Zuercher
University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Margolis Brown Company’s The Human Show

Sam Houston State University Not About Nightingales By Tennessee Williams
Emporia State University A Fool and His Fortune, by Sarah Pottorf

Franklin Pierce College,…but the rain is full of ghosts, by Robert Larsen
Towson University, Shakespeare’s R&J by Joe Calarco
Playwrights’ Theatre of Boston University, Training Wisteria, by Molly Smith Metzler
Sam Houston State University, The Laramie Project by Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre Project
Boston University, Translations of Xhosa, by Kira Lallas

Clarion University SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, Millennium Stage
Savannah College of Art and Design JOURNEYS II A Musical Adventure for Children

Boston Playwrights’ Theatre at Boston University THE LEPERS OF BAILE BAISTE
California State University-Fullerton GRASMERE

University of Minnesota-Duluth THE MOVIE GAME
Santa Monica College SLAVERY
Point Park College Conservatory of Performing Arts GRAND HOTEL


Wittenberg University, it is no desert
William Carey College, And David Danced
Eastern Tennessee State University, Hear That Whistle Blow...Erwin Train a Comin', Millennium Stage
- View Millennium Stage performance archive
St. Louis Community College at Meramec, Machinal
Brown University, Emma, Millennium Stage
- View Millennium Stage performance archive
University of Oklahoma, Drive-In America
Boston University, Game Legs
English Alternative Theatre of the University of Kansas, Bunnies
Boston University, A Fair Affair
University of the Pacific, La Cenerentola


    University of Southern Mississippi, The Rimers of Eldritch
    Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, The Serpent
    University of New Orleans, Lot's Daughters
    Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana, Beckettworks
    California State University-Fullerton, Supernova in Hamlet


    University of Nebraska-Omaha, All in the Timing
    University of Minnesota-Duluth, Dear Finder
    University of Michigan, Flint, Earl, the Vampire
    Boston University, Un Tango en la Noche
    North Carolina A&T State University, David Richmond
    California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, Onionheads


    James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA Carriage
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas Falsettos
    University of Oklahoma, Norman Guarding the Bridge
    CW Post Campus, Long Island University, Brookville, NY The Skriker
    Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY Specks
    Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

    National Festival Alternates:
    Boston University Call of the Wild
    University of Kansas, Lawrence Bus Stop
    University of Texas, El Paso* Call of the Serpent God to Me
    * Alternate for National Student Playwriting Award


    University of Maryland Baltimore County The Diary of a Scoundrel
    Boise State University, Idaho Drop
    Prairie View A & M University, Texas Fences
    West Texas A & M University, Canyon The Homage That Follows
    Middlebury College, Vermont The Last Supper Restoration
    Santa Monica College, California Once on This Island
    California Institute of the Arts, Valencia Vortex
    Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 1913: The Great Dayton Flood
    *Alternate = Los Angeles City College Theatre Academy, California Short Play Festival II


    University of Southern California, Los Angeles An' Push da Wind Down
    University of Tennessee-Knoxville God's Country
    Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois Mrs. Coney
    Collin County Community College, Plano, Texas Stand-Up Tragedy
    Boston University, Massachusetts The Dream at the End of the World
    Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio The Overcoat
    University of Idaho, Moscow Top Girls


    Middlebury College, VT, Scenes from an Execution
    Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, El Paso Blue
    Northern Michigan University, Marquette, Haywire
    Syracuse University, New York, The Seagull
    University of New Orleans, LA, Father's Prize Poland China
    University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Catfish Moon


    Amarillo College, TX, Breaking the Code
    Boston University, MA, Harriet
    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, Prisoner
    Penn State University, University Park, PA, Dancing at Lughnasa
    University of Utah--Salt Lake, Salt Lake City, Kiss of the Spider Woman
    University of Wyoming, Laramie, Acetylene
    Weber State University, Ogden, UT, The Pirated Penzance


    California State University, Fresno, Indulgences in the Louisville Harem
    California State University, Fullerton, All That He Was
    California State University, Fullerton, The Manager
    Emporia State University, KS, The Voice of the Prairie
    Oakland University, Rochester, MI, Cloud 9
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Fences


    California State University, San Bernardino, A Warring Absence
    Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C., The Bridge
    James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, Sizwe Bansi Is Dead
    Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, The Balcony Scene
    University of Missouri, Columbia, Strands


    Brown University, Providence, RI, The Art of Waiting
    Illinois State University, Normal, White Boned Demon
    North Carolina Central University, Durham, Of Mules and Men
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, The Playboy of the Western World
    University of Minnesota, Duluth, Standing on My Knees


    Brown University, Providence, RI, The Lower Rooms
    Gainesville College and Brenau College, GA, The Scarlet Pimpernel
    Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Downwinder Dance
    Pennsylvania State University, University Park, On the Verge or The Geography of Yearning
    Texas Woman's University, Denton, Six Women with Brain Death...Or Expiring Minds Want to Know
    University of South Dakota, Vermillion, Some Things You Need to Know Before the World Ends
    University of Texas at El Paso, Chess


    California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, Oscar
    Illinois State University, Normal, A Raisin in the Sun
    Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Fool for Love
    University of Alaska, Anchorage, Tracers
    University of Minnesota, Duluth, Blue Collar Blues


    Brown University, Providence, RI, The Colored Museum
    Santa Barbara City College, CA, Biloxi Blues
    University of California, Los Angeles, When Esther Saw the Light
    University of Evansville, IN, Spring Awakening
    University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Spring Awakening
    University of Washington, Seattle, Waterworks
    Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Quilters
    Yale University, New Haven, CT, The Tempest


    Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA, Strider
    University of Evansville, IN, Oklahoma Rigs
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Nijinsky: God's Mad Clown
    University of Maryland, Baltimore County, The Importance of Being Oscar
    University of Minnesota, Duluth, Homesteaders


    Scottsdale Community College, AZ, Working
    Troy State University, Troy, AL, Master Harold and the Boys
    University of Alabama, University, Amorphous George
    University of Arizona, Tucson, Dancers
    University of Southern Maine, Gorham, Gynt
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Idioglossia


    California State University, Los Angeles, Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street
    University of California, Los Angeles, Bruinhaha
    University of Oregon, Eugene, Excursion Fare
    University of Richmond, VA, Hiawatha
    University of Tulsa, OK, What I Did Last Summer
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, How I Got That Story


    California State University, Fresno, The Taming of the Shrew
    Clemson University, SC, American Buffalo
    Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, Working
    Rhode Island College, Providence, Mindbender
    State University of New York, Binghamton, Arrah-Na-Pogue
    University of Missouri, Columbia, Eleven Zulu
    University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA, Angel City


    California State University, Fullerton, The Bulldog and the Bear
    Centenary College, Shreveport, LA, My Sister in This House
    Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C., The Kid
    Hope College, Holland, MI, Tea and Sympathy
    Portland State University, OR, Waltz of the Toreadors
    North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, Zooman and the Sign
    University of Kansas, Lawrence, Buried Child


    California State University, Hayward, Oedipus Rex
    Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Seduced
    Indiana University, Bloomington, The Cashier
    Prairie View A&M State University, TX, Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope
    St. Michael's College, Winooski, VT, The Birds
    University of Evansville, IN, Between Daylight and Boonville
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, Folk Art, Masks, and Puppets


    Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, Swansong for a Unicorn
    Oakland University, Rochester, MI, Jeririgg
    St. Michael's College, Winooski, VT, Story Theatre
    University of Evansville, IN, All the Way Home
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, The House Across the Street
    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Red Peppers Plus
    University of Nevada, Reno, Private Life of the Master Race
    William Patterson University, Wayne, NJ, Going On!


    Arizona State University, Tempe, The Night of the Tribades
    Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, Personals
    Hanover College, IN, The Diviners
    State University College, Buffalo, NY, Streamers
    Trinity University, Dallas, TX, Ladybug, Ladybug, Fly Away Home
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Distilling Spirits
    University of South Florida, Tampa, The Servant of Two Masters
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, Philadelphia, Here I Come!


    Brandeis University, Waltham, MA Waiting for the Feeling
    Hanover College, IN, And They Dance Real Slow in Jackson
    Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, Summer of the Seventeenth Doll
    University of California, Los Angeles, Endangered Species
    University of Florida, Gainesville, Lu Ann Hampton Laverty Oberlander
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, The Authentic Life of Billy the Kid
    University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Five by Beckett
    Wright State University, Dayton, OH, Look Back in Anger


    Angelo State University, San Angelo, TX, Sideshow
    Portland State University, OR, Equus
    Rhode Island College, Providence, The Robber Bridegroom
    Smith College, Northampton, MA, The Learned Ladies
    University of Detroit, MI, The Brig
    University of Montana, Missoula, When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, The Amorous Flea


    Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, Meg
    Mankato State University, MN, Round Trip Ticket
    Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX, Who's Happy Now?
    Texas A&I University, Kingsville, Stories to Be Told
    University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Lear
    University of California, Los Angeles, Upstream Toward Lethe
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Waiting for Godot
    Webster College, St. Louis, MO, Hay Fever


    California State University, Fresno, The Liberty Dance of Henry Sparrow
    Howard University, Washington, DC, The Brass Medallion
    Indiana University-Purdue University at Ft. Wayne, Hair
    Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, Moby Dick Rehearsed
    University of Detroit, MI/Marygrove College, The Me Nobody Knows
    University of Evansville, IN, Ah, Wilderness!
    University of Kansas, Lawrence, Conpersonas


    California State University, Sacramento, H.M.S. Pinafore
    Illinois State University, Normal, One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
    Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Juno and the Paycock
    St. Olaf College, MN Godspell
    University of California, Santa Barbara, Medea: A Noh Cycle Based on the Greek Myth
    University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, The Scarlet Princess of Edo
    University of Maryland, Baltimore County, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
    University of Missouri, Kansas City, Fashion! or, Life in New York
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas, The House of Bernarda Alba
    University of Oregon, Eugene, Our Town


    Alaska Methodist University, Anchorage, Song of the Great Land
    California State University, Los Angeles, Company
    Central State University, Edmond, OK, A Moon for the Misbegotten
    Douglas College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, The Soft Touch
    Montclair State College, Upper Montclair, NJ, The Mandrake
    Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Lying in State
    Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, Liberty Ranch
    United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
    University of North Carolina, Greensboro, The Oresteia
    University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, The Servant of Two Masters


    California State University, Sacramento, The Sty of the Blind Pig
    Fordham University at Lincoln Center, NY, Long Day's Journey Into Night
    Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C., Antigone
    Hanover College, IN, A Man's a Man
    Indiana University/Purdue University at Ft. Wayne, Dames at Sea
    Pomona College, CA, An Evening of Kabuki
    University of Illinois, Normal, Head of State
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Canterbury Tales
    University of Miami, FL, Jacque Brel Is Alive and Living in Paris
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Volpone


    Montana State University, Bozeman, The Prince
    North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, The Little Foxes
    Portland State University, OR, The Misanthrope
    Southeastern Oklahoma State College, Durant, Of Mice and Men
    Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Home
    Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, Oedipus the King
    United States International University, San Diego, CA The Smell of the Greasepaint, The Roar of the Crowd
    University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Black Dragon Residence
    University of Miami, FL, The Boy Friend
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 365 Days


    Cleveland State University, OH, The Birds
    East Texas State University, Commerce, The Time of Your Life
    Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, The Ballad of Sanki Merser
    Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, The Caretaker
    Southwest Minnesota State College, Marshall, The Scarecrow
    State University of New York, Albany, Harry, Noon and Night
    University of Evansville, IN, The Imaginary Invalid
    University of Kansas, Lawrence, Indians
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, The Clouds
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Woyzeck


    Boston University, MA, Rites II
    Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, The Ghost Sonata
    Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., The Royal Hunt of the Sun
    Grambling College, LA, A Raisin in the Sun
    Hanover College, IN, Peer Gynt
    Howard University, Washington, D.C., The Unfinished Song
    Lea College on Lake Chapeau, Albert Lea, MN, The Sound of Bread Breaking
    Los Angeles City College, CA, A Gap in Generations
    Los Angeles Harbor College, CA, Celebration
    Ohio University, Athens, The Birthday Party


    Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, The Criminals
    Hampton Institute, Hampton, VA, The Adding Machine
    Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, Rashomon
    Los Angeles City College, The Way of the World
    North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, She Stoops to Conquer
    Pennsylvania State University, University Park, The Miser
    University of Arizona, Tucson, Misalliance
    University of Oklahoma, Norman, Lysistrata
    University of Texas, Austin, An Enemy of the People
    Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, A Flea in Her Ear