40 years of great performances

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Theatre Program established: 1978
Theatre Department created: 1983
Dance Major established: 1993

# = student-directed or student-choreographed production
+ = World Premiere
(1993 through present)

2019-2020

Theatre Productions

The Importance of Being Earnest
Into the Woods
New Voices / New Visions — Directors' Festival & World Premiere Plays
      Beauty Runs on Light Feet  #
      Family Values  #
      Holy Sh*t #
      Lessons for an Unaccustomed Bride #
     
Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind  #

A Raisin in the Sun
The Bacchae

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2019 
Master Choreographers 2020

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2020's Berg Fringe and Dance Emerge started production, but were cancelled prior to their performances due to the covid-19 health crisis.

2018-2019

Theatre Productions

Machinal
Brigadoon
New Voices / New Visions — Directors' Festival & World Premiere Plays
      The Repair Man  #+
      Still Growing Up  #+

      Am I Blue #
Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play
O War #
Love & The Law: An Evening of Opera & Musical Theatre
      21 Chump Street #
      Trial By Jury #
      The Telephone #  

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2018 #
Master Choreographers 2019
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       Studio Photos
Dance Emerge 2019 #

2017-2018

Theatre Productions

New Voices / New Visions, Part 1
      How I Wonder  #+
      In Finite Potential  #+
      Shadow Day  #
      187  #
Sunday in the Park with George
New Voices / New Visions, Part 2
      Conform  #+
      The Bald Soprano  #
Ubu Roi
Glory
for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf
  

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2017 #
Master Choreographers 2018
Dance Emerge 2018 #

2016-2017

Theatre Productions

Attention: New Visions Directors' Festival
      The Imaginary Audience  #+
      Oh, The Humanity, and Other Good Intentions  #
The Pirates of Penzance
Falling: New Visions Directors' Festival
      Salome #
      Icarus's Mother #
Listen To Me
Wig Out! 
The Cherry Orchard

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2016 #
Master Choreographers 2017
Dance Emerge 2017 #
Circus Workshop: Welkin #+

2015-2016

Theatre Productions

New Voices - World Premiere Plays
      Three Bedroom  #+
      My Short Shitty Life  #+
      Death of a Sun  #+
Chicago
Servant of Two Masters
New Visions - Directors' Festival    #
      Terrible Beautiful Bodies  #+
      Hello Out There  #
      The Exception and the Rule  #
Passion Play
Ulysses in Nighttown

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2015   #
Master Choreographers 2016
Dance Emerge 2016   #
Circus Workshop: VOD   #+

2014-2015

Theatre Productions

New Visions - Director's Festival 
      The Love of Don Perlimplín for Belisa in the Garden  #
      Hrosvitha  #
      Out Loud (Three Short Plays)  #
      This Is a Chair  #
Anyone Can Whistle
Agamemnon
The Miss Firecracker Contest
Street Scene
Romeo and Juliet

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2014   #
Master Choreographers 2015
Dance Emerge 2015   #
Circus Workshop: Atlas   #+

2013-2014

Theatre Productions

New Voices 2013    #+
The Mystery of Edwin Drood
The Winter's Tale
The Learned Ladies
New Visions - Director's Festival
      Every Good Boy Deserves Favour   #
      butyou'reaman   #+
      Still Life with Iris   #
Mad Forest

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2013   #
Master Choreographers 2014
Dance Emerge 2014   #

2012-2013

Theatre Productions

44 Plays for 44 Presidents
On the Town
The Bourgeois Pig: A New Play   +
Bartholomew Fair
New Visions - Director's Festival
      Iphigenia and Other Daughters
   #
      Mental Landscapes
   #
The Marriage of Figaro

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2012   #
Master Choreographers 2013
Dance Emerge 2013   #

2011-2012

Theatre Productions

New Voices 2011— New Plays by Muhlenberg Playwrights   #+
New Myths— Original Works by Emerging Alumni  #
Merrily We Roll Along
Curse of the Starving Class
Stop Kiss   #
A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Three Sisters

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2011   #
Master Choreographers 2012
Dance Emerge 2012   #

2010-2011

Theatre Productions

Polaroid Stories   #
The Pajama Game
The Last Days of Judas Iscariot
La Dispute
The Tempest   +
Orlando

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2010  #
Master Choreographers 2011
The Tempest   +
Dance Emerge 2011   #

2009-2010

Theatre Productions

New Voices 2009 — New Plays by Muhlenberg Playwrights   #+
Bat Boy: The Musical
New Visions - Director's Festival
      The Increased Difficulty of Concentration   #

      Uncommon Women and Others   #

The Other Shore
An American Tragedy   +
Blood Wedding

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2009   #
Master Choreographers 2010
The Other Shore
Dance Emerge 2010   #

2008-2009

Theatre Productions

Miss Julie  #
Oklahoma!

Twelfth Night
The Possibilities
Caw
  +
A Flea in Her Ear

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2008  #
Master Choreographers 2009
Dance Emerge 2009   #

2007-2008

Theatre Productions

Three More Sleepless Nights   #
Al Takes a Bride   #
Ruddigore
New Voices 2007   #
Venus
Zanna, Don't!
  #
Love's Labour's Lost

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2007   #+
Master Choreographers 2008
Dance Emerge 2008   #

2006-2007

Theatre Productions

Weldon Rising   #
Urinetown the MusicalLife's a Dream
Orpheus Descending
Corps
  #+
Monkey in the Middle

Dance Productions

Moving Stories 2006   #
Master Choreographers 2007
Corps   #+
Dance Emerge 2007   #

2005-2006

Theatre Productions

Lebensraum   #
Cabaret

New Voices 2005 — New Plays by Muhlenberg Playwrights   #+
A Bird of Prey   #
Big Love
The Pillow of Kantan
  #
Figurentheater: Emigré and Exit: A Hamlet Fantasy   +

Dance Productions

Dance On   #
Master Choreographers 2006
Dance Emerge 2006   #

2004-2005

Theatre Productions

Tartuffe
Pippin
Christmas on Mars   #
How I Learned to Drive   #
Catholic School Girls   #
Pirates of Penzance
Lures and Snares
  +
Summerfolk

Dance Productions

Student Choreographer Showcase — Fall 2004   #
The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert 2005
Student Choreographer Showcase — Spring 2005   #

2003-2004

Theatre Productions

Dancing at Lughnasa   #
On the Town
Scenes from an Execution
Measure for Measure
New Voices 2004
— New Plays by Muhlenberg Playwrights   #+
The Seagull

Dance Productions

Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Fall 2003   #
Alumni Dance Concert — a celebration of 10 years of the Dance Major
The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert 2004

Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Spring 2004   #

2002-2003

Theatre Productions

Picasso at the Lapin Agile   #
Into the Woods   #
Anything's Dream   +
Electra
Private Eyes
  #
The Beggar's Opera

Dance Productions

Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Fall 2002   #
The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert 2003
Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Spring 2003   #

2001-2002

Theatre Productions

New Voices 2001 — New Plays by Muhlenberg Playwrights   #+
Wonderful Town
The Game of Love and Chance
Juliet and Her Romeo: The Sixth Quarto
  +
The Vagina Monologues
Pentecost

Dance Productions

Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Fall 2001   #
The Muhlenberg Dancers Concert 2002
Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Spring 2002   #

2000-2001

Theatre Productions

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Mother Hicks
Little Shop of Horrors
The Crucible
Hot Ice
  #
Dido and Aeneas

Dance Productions

Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Fall 2000   #
The Muhlenberg Dancers Concert 2001
Student-Choreographed Dance Concert — Spring 2001   #

1999-2000

Theatre Productions

Aunt Dan and Lemon
Our Town
The Country Wife
Cave Theory
  +
West Side Story
The World of Anton Chekhov: Four One-Act Vaudevilles   #

Dance Productions

Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert

Student-Choreographed Concert I   #
Student-Choreographed Concert II   #

1998-1999

Theatre Productions

Getting Out   #
The Mikado
The Winter's Tale
Blood Brothers
  #
Ophelia's Tattoo   +

Dance Productions

Junior/Senior Choreography Showcase   #
Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert
Student Choreographed Concert   #

1997-1998

Theatre Productions

Food and Shelter   #
Brigadoon
Top Girls
Galileo

Dance Productions

Student Choreographed Concert   #
The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert

1996-1997

Theatre Productions

Fefu and Her Friends
Cabaret
Peer Gynt
The Kafka Project   +

Dance Productions

Student Choreographed Concert   #
The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert

1995-1996

Theatre Productions

Medea
Oklahoma!
Oleanna

SubUrbia   #
Cloud Nine

Dance Productions

Student Choreographed Concert  #
The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert

1994-1995

Theatre Productions

Crimes of the Heart
Hamlet
Goodnight Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet)
A Chorus Line

Dance Productions

The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert

1993-1994

Theatre Productions

Lydie Breeze
Carnival
The Three Sisters
Allen Tales
  +

Dance Productions

The Muhlenberg Dancers in Concert

1992-1993

Theatre Productions

Bed Time Story
The Apple Tree
Preggin and Liss
The Good Woman of Setzuan
Prelude to a Kiss
The Pajama Game

1991-1992

Theatre Productions

Voice of the Turtle
Ruddigore
The Miracle Worker
Phaedra

1990-1991

Theatre Productions

Man of La Mancha
Vinegar Tom
A Midsummer Night's Dream

1989-1990

Theatre Productions

Life Under Water
The Author's Voice
The Skin of Our Teeth
Asian Shade
Street Scene

1988-1989

Theatre Productions

The Lesson
The Bald Soprano
The School for Scandal
The Baby with the Bathwater
Candide

1987-1988

Theatre Productions

The Dining Room
The Vengeance
Anything Goes
South Pacific Snow

1986-1987

Theatre Productions

Ernest in Love
Twelfth Night
Slow Dance on the Killing Ground
Oklahoma!

1985-1986

Theatre Productions

Androscoggin Fugue
Bye Bye Birdie
Amahl and the Night Visitors
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
The Suicide

1984-1985

Theatre Productions

What I Did Last Summer
Good News
The Play of Daniel
'Tis Pity She's a Whore

1983-1984

Theatre Productions

The Doctor in Spite of Himself
Mother Courage and Her Children
Miss Julie
Of Thee I Sing

1982-1983

Theatre Productions

Album
Measure for Measure
Once Upon a Mattress

1981-1982

Theatre Productions

The Water Engine
Tartuffe
Antigone
Last Gasps
Oh What a Lovely War…
Riders to the Sea
Trial by Jury

1980-1981

Theatre Productions

Spring Awakening
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
The Woods
Guys and Dolls

1979-1980

Theatre Productions

The Pirates of Penzance
Before Christmas
Much Ado About Nothing

1978-1979

Theatre Productions

Our Town
Anything Goes

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