Past Productions

MTW = Musical Theatre Workshop
YSS = Youth Summer Stock
IST = In-School Tour
FR = Fundraiser
MHNPW = Marsha Hanna New Play Workshop
FONW = Festival of New Works

2016-2017

Season

Other Works and Events

  • Thurgood @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Legendale – MTW @ the Loft
  • Broadway and Beyond, featuring Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley @ the Loft
  • If the Shoe Fits – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Shuffle Off this Mortal Coil – IST

2015-2016

Season

Other Works and Events

  • Have You Ever Played, Dayton? – FONW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • The Day After Epiphany – FONW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Central Park Tango – FONW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Some Self-Evident Truths – FONW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Mann…and Wife – FONW @ the Loft
  • The Adventures of Rose Red – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Poetry in Motion – IST
  • Lewis Black in Concert: A Benefit to The Human Race (Theatre Company) – FR @ the Victoria Theatre
  • A Mardi Gras Celebration! – FR

2014-2015

Season

Other Works and Events

  • Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike @ the Victoria Theatre
  • Molly Sweeney: A Musical – MTW @ the Loft
  • 2014 Songwriter Showcase – MTW @ the Loft
  • Snow Queen – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • #othello – IST
  • A Mardi Gras Celebration! – FR

2013-2014

Season

  • Becky’s New Car @ the Loft
  • Fiddler on the Roof @ the Loft
  • Torch Song Trilogy @ the Loft
  • Other Desert Cities @ the Loft
  • Play It by Heart @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ the Victoria Theatre
  • My von Trapp Life – MHNPW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • The Noteworthy Life of Howard Barnes – MTW @ the Loft
  • Guarding Gold Street – MTW @ the Loft
  • The Wizard of Oz – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Historical! – IST
  • A Mardi Gras Celebration! – FR

2012-2013

Season

  • Managing Maxine @ the Loft
  • Under a Red Moon @ the Loft (World Premiere)
  • Oliver! @ the Loft
  • Lombardi @ the Loft
  • Race @ the Loft
  • Avenue Q @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Next to Normal @ the Victoria Theatre
  • Gingerbread Children – MHNPW @ the Loft
  • Dani Girl – MTW @ the Loft
  • Red-Blooded, All-American Man – MTW @ the Loft
  • 35MM: Musical Exhibition – MTW @ the Loft
  • Portales, NM – YSS @ the Loft
  • A Dickens of a Time – IST
  • Blues, Brews and More! – FR

2011-2012

Season

  • God of Carnage @ the Loft
  • Caroline, or Change @ the Loft
  • Red @ the Loft
  • Gem of the Ocean @ the Loft
  • Band Geeks! @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical @ the Victoria Theatre (World Premiere)
  • Love Makes the World Go ‘Round – MTW @ the Loft
  • Play It Cool – MTW @ the Loft
  • Carried Away: A New Musical – YSS @ the Loft
  • King Midas and the Touch of Gold – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Change – IST
  • Celebration X3: Wine, Women and Song – FR
  • Celebration X3: Twenty-Five Seasons of Joy – FR
  • Celebration X3: A Night to Remember – FR

2010-2011

Season

  • August: Osage County @ Wright State University
  • The 39 Steps @ the Loft
  • 8-Track: The Sounds of the ’70s @ the Loft
  • Twelfth Night @ the Loft
  • Permanent Collection @ the Loft
  • right next to me @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • The Drowsy Chaperone @ the Victoria Theatre
  • Play It by Heart – MTW @ The Loft
  • Tenderly – MTW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Dust in the Sunlight: A Musical in Pieces/Lovewell – YSS @ the Loft
  • The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Belch, Bottom & the Boys – IST

2009-2010

Season

  • Lend Me a Tenor @ the Loft
  • Man of La Mancha @ the Loft
  • A Christmas Carol @ the Loft
  • The Vertical Hour @ the Loft
  • Rounding Third @ the Loft
  • Ordinary Days @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Moonlight & Magnolias @ the Victoria Theatre
  • Divine Decadence – FR @ Gilly’s
  • The Trimble Wars – MTW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • right next to me – MTW @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Super-Powerless: An Action-Packed Musical/Lovewell – YSS @ the Loft
  • The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Lazzi Faire – IST

2008-2009

Season

  • Over the Tavern @ the Loft
  • Ears on a Beatle @ the Loft
  • A Christmas Carol @ the Loft
  • Brother Wolf @ the Loft
  • Doubt: A Parable @ the Loft
  • Ethel Waters: His Eye Is on the Sparrow @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Wait Until Dark @ the Victoria Theatre
  • New Year’s Eve with the Rubi Girls – FR @ the Loft
  • Tinyard Hill – MTW @ the Loft
  • “The Black Crook” Project – MTW @ the Loft
  • A Novel Insight: A Musical Bestseller/Lovewell – YSS @ the Loft
  • The Jungle Book – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Charlotte’s Web – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center
  • Myth-Connected – IST

2007-2008

Season

  • Snapshots @ the Loft
  • The Sunset Limited @ the Loft
  • A Tuna Christmas @ the Loft
  • Romeo and Juliet @ the Loft
  • Rabbit Hole @ the Loft
  • Five Course Love @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Shenandoah @ the Victoria Theatre
  • Dayton’s Divine Ms. P.: Katie Pees’ One-Woman Show – FR @ the Loft
  • Will Power – IST
  • The Secret Garden – YSS @ the Loft
  • Stuart Little – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center

2006-2007

Season

  • Moonlight & Magnolias @ the Loft
  • Big River @ the Loft
  • I Am My Own Wife @ the Loft
  • Harold & Maude: An Intimate Musical @ the Loft
  • Painting Churches @ the Loft
  • Take Me Out @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Tuesdays with Morrie @ the Victoria Theatre
  • The Ambition Bird – MTW @ the Loft
  • Voice of the City – MTW @ the Loft
  • Be ’Twixt and Be Twain – IST
  • Romeo and Winifred – YSS @ the Loft
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – YSS @ The Philips Creativity Center

2005-2006

Season

  • The Nerd @ the Loft
  • Copenhagen @ the Loft
  • Seussical @ the Loft
  • The Tempest @ the Loft
  • A Delicate Balance @ the Loft
  • Toxic Audio @ the Loft

Other Works and Events!

  • Alone Together @ the Victoria Theatre
  • Vanishing Point – MTW @ the Loft
  • Nefertiti – MTW @ the Loft
  • The Tempest – IST
  • Still Life with Iris – YSS @ the Loft
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – YSS @ the Loft
  • The Scarecrow Diaries – FR @ the Loft

2004-2005

Season

  • Was @ the Loft (World Premiere)
  • Crimes of the Heart @ the Loft
  • The Drawer Boy @ the Loft
  • Every Good Boy Deserved Favour @ the Schuster Center With the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
  • The Retreat from Moscow @ the Loft
  • The Underpants @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Green Gables @ the Victoria
  • Animal Farm – IST
  • Squeeze Box – FR @ the Loft
  • The Wizard of Oz – YSS @ the Loft

2003-2004

Season

  • The Dazzle @ the Loft
  • The Spitfire Grill @ the Loft
  • Frankie & Johnny in the Clair de Lune @ the Loft
  • Convenience @ the Loft & the Sacramento Theatre Company, Sacramento, CA
  • Of Mice and Men @ the Loft
  • Getting to Know You @ the Loft (World Premiere)

Other Works and Events

  • The Odd Couple @ the Victoria
  • Fetching Water – MTW @ the Loft
  • 24 Hours – MTW @ the Loft
  • John Steinbeck: American’s Noble Knight – IST
  • Alice in Wonderland – YSS @ the Loft

2002-2003

Season

  • Dirty Blonde @ the Loft
  • Bat Boy @ the Loft
  • The Wonder Bread Years @ the Loft
  • Death of a Salesman @ the Loft
  • Proof @ the Loft
  • Jitney @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Green Gables – MTW @ the Loft
  • Over the River and Through the Woods @ the Victoria
  • Wild Blue @ the Mathile in the Schuster Center (World Premiere)
  • Moby Dick! The Musical – MTW @ the Loft
  • Antigone – IST
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – YSS @ the Loft

2001-2002

Season

  • Over the River and Through the Woods @ the Loft
  • Spinning into Butter @ the Loft
  • A Grand Night for Singing @ the Loft
  • Macbeth @ the Loft
  • Seascape @ the Loft
  • Anton in Show Business @ the Loft
  • I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • I Hate Hamlet @ the Victoria
  • Pacific Overtures featuring George Takei – MTW @ the Loft
  • Convenience – MTW @ the Loft
  • Macabaret – MTW @ Thomato’s Restaurant
  • Scratch – IST
  • Many Moons – YSS @ the Loft

2000-2001

Season

  • The Male Intellect: An Oxymoron @ the Loft
  • Art @ the Loft
  • Wit @ the Loft
  • The Trip to Bountiful @ the Loft
  • Resident Alien @ the Loft
  • Higher Ground @ the Loft
  • Forever Plaid @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Steel Magnolias @ the Victoria
  • West Side Story @ the Victoria, featuring the Dayton Ballet
  • Guys and Dolls @ the Fraze, a concert with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Goblin Market – MTW @ the Loft
  • King Island Christmas – MTW @ the Loft
  • Prometheus Dreams – MTW @ the Loft
  • Nevermore – IST
  • Romeo and Juliet – IST
  • The Little Prince – YSS @ the Loft

1999-2000

Season

  • A Little Night Music @ the Loft
  • How I Learned to Drive @ the Loft
  • The Last Night of Ballyhoo @ the Loft
  • Three Days of Rain @ the Loft
  • The Mineola Twins @ the Loft
  • Beautiful Thing @ the Loft & the Phoenix Theatre, Indianapolis

Other Works and Events

  • Noises Off @ the Victoria
  • Weird Romance – MTW @ the Loft
  • Six Wives – MTW @ the Loft
  • Hereafter – MTW @ the Loft
  • Romeo and Juliet – IST
  • The Phantom Tollbooth – YSS @ the Loft

1998-1999

Season

  • Picasso at the Lapin Agile @ the Loft
  • Sisters @ the Loft
  • All My Sons @ the Loft
  • Mother Russia @ the Loft, Chicago’s Theatre Building, and the Phoenix Theatre, Indianapolis
  • The Beauty Queen of Leenane @ the Loft
  • Children of Eden @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • On Golden Pond @ the Victoria
  • Adventures in Time – a radio serial @ the Renaissance Auditorium, The Dayton Art Institute
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream – IST
  • Ramona Quimby – YSS @ the Loft
  • Swing Fling – FR @ the Loft

1997-1998

Season

  • Angels in America, Part II: Perestroika @ the Loft
  • Zombies from the Beyond @ the Loft
  • Taking Sides @ the Loft & the Phoenix Theatre, Indianapolis
  • Stonewall Jackson’s House @ the Loft
  • Late Night Catechism @ the Loft
  • After-Play @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • To Kill a Mockingbird @ the Victoria
  • Having Our Say @ the Victoria
  • Macbeth – IST
  • The Last Song of John Profitt – HRTC presents Rhythm In Shoes @ the Loft

1996-1997

Season

  • And That’s My Story @ the Loft (World Premiere)
  • The Fantasticks @ the Loft
  • Mrs. Coney @ the Loft
  • A Tuna Christmas @ the Loft
  • Robert Johnson: Trick the Devil @ the Loft
  • Sylvia @ the Loft
  • Angels in America, Part I: Millennium Approaches @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Quilters @ the Victoria
  • Puttin’ on the Dog – FR @ the Loft
  • Celebration Performance – IST

1995-1996

Season

  • All in the Timing @ the Loft
  • The Sisters Rosenweig @ the Loft
  • Scotland Road @ the Loft
  • The Gifts of the Magi @ the Loft & Fitton Center, Hamilton
  • True West @ the Loft
  • Three Tall Women @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street @ the Victoria
  • The Rocky Horrow Show @ the Fraze Pavilion
  • Proud Voices @ the Dayton Convention Center
  • Casual Concerts @ the Victoria with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Mardi Gras Musical Revue – FR @ the Loft
  • When I Think of Home – IST
  • Patient A @ the Boll Theatre, University of Dayton

1994-1995

Season

  • The Good Times Are Killing Me @ the Loft
  • Keely and Du @ the Loft
  • Oak and Ivy @ the Loft
  • The Gifts of the Magi @ the Loft
  • Cloud 9 @ the Loft
  • Beau Jest @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • The Mystery of Edwin Drood @ the Victoria
  • Silence & I @ the Loft
  • Mardi Gras with Phyllis Diller – FR @ the Loft
  • The Proposal – IST

1993-1994

Season

  • Arsenic and Old Lace @ the Loft
  • Closer Than Ever @ the Loft
  • Speed-the-Plow @ the Loft
  • Dancing at Lughnasa @ the Loft
  • Marvin’s Room @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • A Christmas Carol @ the Victoria
  • Beehive @ the Victoria
  • Where the Grass Is Greener – IST
  • An Evening with Ben Vereen – FR @ the Loft

1992-1993

Season

  • Prelude to a Kiss @ the Loft
  • From the Mississippi Delta @ the Loft
  • The Elephant Man @ the Loft
  • The Speed of Darkness @ the Loft
  • Homeward Bound @ the Loft

Other Works and Events!

  • A Christmas Carol @ the Victoria
  • Beehive @ the Fraze Pavilion

1991-1992

Season

  • Other People’s Money @ the Loft
  • The Mystery of Irma Vep @ the Loft
  • Falsettoland @ the Loft
  • Bus Stop @ the Loft
  • On the Verge @ the Loft

Other Works and Events

  • A Christmas Carol @ the Victoria
  • Romance*Romance @ the Victoria
  • How Johnny Learned to Fail – IST

1990-1991

Season

  • A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine @ the Muse Space
  • A Shayna Maidel @ the Muse Space
  • Lyrics from the Hearthside with Joseph Mydell @ the Muse Space
  • The Road to Mecca @ the Muse Space

Other Works and Events

  • The Boys Next Door @ the Victoria
  • Come A-Waltzing with Me with Zoe Caldwell @ the Victoria
  • Little Shop of Horrors @ the Victoria
  • Tintypes – IST
  • Three Legends – IST Elementary

1989-1990

Season

  • Tar2f @ the Muse Space
  • Godspell @ the Muse Space
  • Fences @ the Muse Space
  • The Real Thing @ the Muse Space
  • An exchange with Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati
    • Darkside – An ETC production
    • Six Women with Brain Death – A HRTC production both @ the Muse Space and ETC in Cincinnati

Other Works and Events

  • The Dining Room @ the Victoria
  • Viva Victoria Festival ‘90 @ the newly restored Victoria Theatre
  • Russian Roulette – IST
  • An Evening in Paris – FR @ the King Cole Restaurant

1988-1989

Season

  • Amadeus @ the Muse Space
  • Election ‘84 @ the Muse Space
  • Moon for the Misbegotten @ the Muse Space
  • Steel Magnolias @ the Muse Space
  • Fool for Love @ the Muse Space
  • Baby @ the Muse Space

Other Works and Events

  • Open Admissions – IST

1987-1988 (The first official season of productions)

Season

  • The Sea Horse @ the Muse Space
  • The Colored Museum @ the Muse Space
  • Orphans @ the Muse Space

Other Works and Events

  • The Foreigner @ the Victory
  • Class Reunion – IST

1986-1987

Season

  • Count Dracula @ the Victory
  • A Midsummer Daydream – IST
  • Hans Christian Anderson – IST Elementary