19th Century

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    Georg Büchner, adapted by Sean Graney
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    Description

    Büchner's classic is brought to vivid life in Sean Graney's sensational adaptation.


    Production Info

    Cast: 7 total (2 female, 5 male, doubling)
    Full Length Drama (about 90 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Contemporary Costumes
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    Naomi Wallace
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    Description

    On the docks of late 18th-century Rhode Island, two runaway slaves, Adjua and Dembi, plan a desperate and daring run to freedom... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 10 total (3 female, 7 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Georges Feydeau, translated by Laurence Senelick
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    Description

    Pontagnac, an inveterate womanizer, follows Lucienne to her house and makes advances. When her husband appears, who is none other than Vatelin, one of Pontagnac's friends, the kerfuffle is soon settled between them as Vatelin, knowing Pontagnac, forgives him... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 17 total (6 female, 11 male, doubling possible, female and male bit parts)
    Full Length Comedy (about 180 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Friedrich von Schiller, translated by Laurence Senelick
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    Description

    Ferdinand is an army major and son of President von Walter, a high-ranking noble in a German duke's court, while Luise Miller is the daughter of a middle-class musician... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 9 total (2 female, 7 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 120 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Alan Glass
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    Description

    A love story and a murder mystery, LOVE IN A THIRSTY LAND uses materials from an actual case, the first trial of a Jew for murder in the New World, 1875... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 5 total (2 female, 3 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
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    Jeff Goode
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    Description

    Lord Loveworthy has a problem. His only daughter is soon to be married. And the only way to pay for her wedding is to blackmail the vicar who's seducing his wife... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 7 total (3 female, 4 male)
    Full Length Comedy (about 120 minutes)
    Single Set
    Period Costumes
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    Eugène Labiche and Èdouard Martin, translated by Laurence Senelick
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    Description

    A sardonic comedy about Dutrecy, a man of the most unbridled selfishness, who arranges his life to provide himself maximum comfort... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 11 total (2 female, 9 male)
    Full Length Comedy (about 120 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
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    August Strindberg, adapted by Richard Nelson
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    Description

    In Strindberg's classic, Miss Julie, the daughter of a powerful count, enters into a dangerously flirtatious relationship with a footman on her father's estate... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 3 total (2 female, 1 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 90 minutes)
    Single Set
    Period Costumes
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    Megan Terry and Jo Anne Metcalf
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    Description

    A musical presentation of magical and possible events in the lives of two women born in the 19th century.


    Production Info

    Cast: 8 total (4 female, 4 male, up to 20+ actors)
    Full Length Comedy (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
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    Neal Bell, from the novel by Mary Shelley
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    Description

    Adapted from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, MONSTER takes a disturbing yet poignant look at one man's obsession with creating life and the destructive after effects of abandoning his creation.


    Production Info

    Cast: 8 total (4 female, 4 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 120 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Ivan Turgenev, translated by Richard Nelson, Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky
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    Description

    Ivan Turgenev's beautiful and subtle comedy of love in a new translation by the renowned translators Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonksy (winner of two PEN/Book-of-the-Month Translation Awards) and the playwright/director Richard Nelson (Tony Award, Olivier Award)... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 10 total (4 female, 6 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 170 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Emily Mann
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    Description

    Illinois, 1861: Without proof of insanity, Elizabeth Packard is committed by her husband to an asylum... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 9 total (4 female, 5 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 120 minutes)
    Single Set
    Period Costumes
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    Henrik Ibsen, translated by Kenneth McLeish
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    Description

    The title character, based on a legendary Norwegian folk hero, is a rogue who is saved by the love of a woman... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 28 total (10 female, 18 male)
    Full Length Drama (about 160 minutes)
    Multiple Sets
    Period Costumes
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    Ruth Wolff
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    Description

    In this comedy about the nature of marriage, Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Shelley battle out their relationship at the gates of Heaven and Hell... [read more]


    Production Info

    Cast: 5 total (2 female, 3 male)
    Full Length Comedy (about 100 minutes)
    Minimal Set Requirements
    Period Costumes
  • Georges Feydeau, translated from the French by Laurence Senelick

    Description

    Inspired by Feydeau's wife's obsession with giving the children laxatives, especially his eldest son, Jacques, every character is despicable for their moral cowardice and egoism, providing a hopeless (but hilarious) environment for child-rearing.


    Production Info

    Cast: 7 total (3 female, 4 male, 1 child)
    Short Comedy (about 50 minutes)
    Single Set
    Period Costumes