2017-2018 Season

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West Side Story

based on a conception by Jerome Robbins
book by Arthur Laurents
music by Leonard Bernstein
lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
directed by Joseph Haj 

June 16 – August 26
Wurtele Thrust Stage 

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The Legend of Georgia McBride

by Matthew Lopez
directed by Jeffrey Meanza

July 14 – August 26
McGuire Proscenium Stage 

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The celebrated Texan theater collective comes to Minnesota

an original work by Rude Mechs
directed by Thomas Graves
with text by Kirk Lynn and original compositions by Peter Stopschinski

July 7 - 15
Dowling Studio

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An Enemy of the People

by Henrik Ibsen
a new adaptation by Brad Birch
directed by Lyndsey Turner

April 28 – June 3
McGuire Proscenium Stage

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BAD NEWS! i was there...

created and directed by JoAnne Akalaitis
original music by Bruce Odland 

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Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

by Todd Kreidler 
based on the screenplay Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner by William Rose 
directed by Timothy Bond

April 7 – May 27
Wurtele Thrust Stage   

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by Danai Gurira 
directed by Taibi Magar  

March 10 – April 14
McGuire Proscenium Stage

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by Paula Vogel
directed by Wendy C. Goldberg

February 17 – March 24
Wurtele Thrust Stage

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Blithe Spirit

by Noël Coward
directed by David Ivers

November 25 – January 14
McGuire Proscenium Stage

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A Christmas Carol

by Charles Dickens
adapted by Crispin Whittell
directed by Lauren Keating

November 14 - December 30
Wurtele Thrust Stage

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Watch on the Rhine

by Lillian Hellman
directed by Lisa Peterson

September 30 – November 5
McGuire Proscenium Stage  

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Birds Sing Differently Here

presented by the Iraqi and American Reconciliation Project
created by Dylan Fresco, Taous Claire Khazem and Iraqi Voices program participants
directed by Taous Claire Khazem

October 27 - 29
Dowling Studio

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Romeo and Juliet

by William Shakespeare 
directed by Joseph Haj

September 9 – October 28
Wurtele Thrust Stage 

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the ArtsEmerson Production 
written and performed by Melinda Lopez
directed by David Dower
dramaturgy by P. Carl

September 22 – October 8
Dowling Studio

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Frankenstein – Playing with Fire

Sept 15 – Oct 27 
A riveting ethical argument

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Artists at Work

See our craftspeople hard at work creating for the stage.

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Noises Off

Oct 27 – Dec 16 
An ingenious backstage farce

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