Past Shows

History / Biography

  • *YOUNG ABE LINCOLN '61-'62
  • YOUNG THOMAS EDISON '62-'63
  • YOUNG JEFFERSON '62-'63
  • YOUNG BEN FRANKLIN '64-'65
  • YOUNG MOZART '65-'66
  • YOUNG MARK TWAIN '66-'67
  • YOUNG ANDY JACKSON '67-'68
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. '68-'69
  • YOUNG BEN FRANKLIN '70-'71
  • ETHAN ALLEN AND THE GREEN MOUNTAIN BOYS '71-'72
  • POCAHONTAS '72-'73
  • THE MIDNIGHT RIDE OF PAUL REVERE '73-'74
  • FREEDOM TRAIN (Harriet Tubman) '73-'74
  • STARS AND STRIPES FOREVER '74-'75
  • ESCAPE TO FREEDOM '75-'76
  • JIM THORPE, ALL-AMERICAN '76-'77
  • JFK: THE ROAD TO CAMELOT '76-'77
  • THE UNBEATABLE DOCTOR ELIZABETH (Blackwell) '77-'78
  • DANIEL BOONE! '78-'79
  • TEDDY ROOSEVELT '79-'80
  • SUSAN B! (Anthony) '80-'81
  • FIRST LADY (Eleanor Roosevelt) '81-'82
  • THE AMAZING EINSTEIN '82-'83
  • PLAY TO WIN (Jackie Robinson) '83-'84
  • LADY LIBERTY '84-'85
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. '85-'86
  • WE THE PEOPLE (U.S. Constitution) '86-'87
  • LOUIS BRAILLE '87-'88
  • FOOTPRINTS ON THE MOON (U.S. Space Program) '88-'89
  • COLUMBUS '90-'91
  • FROM SEA TO SHINING SEA (Transcontinental Railroad) '91-'92
  • YOUNG ABE LINCOLN '92-'93
  • THE COLOR OF JUSTICE (Brown v. Board of Education) '95-'96
  • YOUNG TOM EDISON '96-'97
  • PAUL ROBESON, ALL-AMERICAN '97-'98
  • GOLD RUSH! '98-'99
  • THE MYSTERY OF KING TUT '00-'01
  • FIRST IN FLIGHT: THE WRIGHT BROTHERS '02-'03
  • FOREVER FREE (Civil War) '03-'04
  • PAUL REVERE '05-'06
  • WE THE PEOPLE (American Civics) '09-'10
  • THE CIVIL WAR '12-'13

Issue-Oriented

  • WHEN THE COOKIE CRUMBLES, YOU CAN STILL PICK UP THE PIECES (Divorce) '84-'85
  • RIGHT IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD (Environment) '86-'87
  • JEKYLL AND HYDE (Drug Abuse) '89-'90
  • CLASS CLOWN (Illiteracy) '90-'91

Literary Adaptations 

  • CYRANO '64-'65
  • MAGIC IN KING ARTHUR’S COURT '65-'66
  • *BEAUTY AND THE BEAST '68-'69
  • DON QUIXOTE '69-'70
  • HANSEL AND GRETEL '72-'73
  • HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN STORY BOOK '72-'73
  • STORIES FROM THE BROTHERS GRIMM '73-'74
  • AESOP & OTHER FABLES '73-'74
  • SARA CREWE, THE ORPHAN PRINCESS '77-'78
  • *THE GOOSE GIRL '79-'80
  • RAPUNZEL '83-'84
  • *BABES IN TOYLAND '84-'85
  • SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE '85-'86
  • THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES '85-'86
  • THE SECRET GARDEN '87-'88
  • 
THE VELVETEEN RABBIT '88-'89
  • HAROLD AND THE PURPLE CRAYON '89-'90
  • HARRIET THE SPY '89-'90
  • HEIDI '90-'91
  • FREAKY FRIDAY '91-'92
  • HANSEL AND GRETEL '91-'92
  • TOM SAWYER '91-'92
  • CURIOUS GEORGE (Musical) '92-'93
  • *THE LION, THE WITCH, AND THE WARDROBE '92-'93
  • LITTLE WOMEN '92-'93
  • THE UGLY DUCK '92-'93
  • *CHARLOTTE’S WEB '93-'94
  • GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS '93-'94
  • THE GREAT BRAIN '93-'94
  • THE LITTLE PRINCE '93-'94
  • TREASURE ISLAND '93-'94
  • AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS '94-'95
  • 
BABAR '94-'95
  • WHERE’S WALDO '94-'95
  • BABES IN TOYLAND '95-'96
  • THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA '95-'96
  • SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON '95-'96
  • THE ADVENTURES OF PETER RABBIT '95-'96
  • LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD '96-'97
  • PRINCE AND THE PAUPER '96-'97
  • THE JUNGLE BOOK '96-'97
  • THREE LITTLE PIGS '97-'98
  • BLACK BEAUTY '97-'98
  • OLIVER TWIST '97-'98
  • *RAMONA QUIMBY '98-'99
  • LYLE, LYLE CROCODILE '98-'99
  • LES MISERABLES '98-'99
  • SUNDIATA, THE LION KING OF MALI '98-'99
  • *PETER PAN '99-'00
  • THE BOXCAR CHILDREN '99-'00
  • READING RAINBOW '99-'00
  • SUPERFUDGE '99-'00
  • A CHRISTMAS CAROL '99-'00
  • ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS '00-'01
  • FERDINAND THE BULL '00-'01
  • ROMEO AND JULIET '00-'01
  • JASON AND THE GOLDEN FLEECE '01-'02
  • JUST SO STORIES '01-'02
  • SARAH, PLAIN AND TALL '01-'02
  • CORDUROY '02-'03
  • THE SUMMER OF THE SWANS '02-'03
  • THE TELL-TALE HEART & OTHER CLASSICS '02-'03
  • THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN '03-'04
  • *MIKE MULLIGAN AND HIS STEAM SHOVEL '03-'04
  • JUNIE B. JONES '03-'04
  • CURIOUS GEORGE (Play) '03-'04
  • CAM JANSEN '04-'05
  • WALK TWO MOONS '04-'05
  • IF YOU GIVE A MOUSE A COOKIE & OTHER STORY BOOKS '05-'06
  • HENRY AND MUDGE '05-'06
  • MAX AND RUBY '05-'06
  • GREAT EXPECTATIONS '06-'07
  • 
IF YOU GIVE A PIG A PANCAKE & OTHER STORY BOOKS '07-'08
  • 
NATE THE GREAT '07-'08
  • THE PLANT THAT ATE DIRTY SOCKS '08-'09
  • CLICK, CLACK, MOO '08-'09
  • DUCK FOR PRESIDENT & OTHER STORY BOOKS '09-'10
  • SKIPPYJON JONES '10-'11
  • THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD '10-'11
  • BUNNICULA '11-'12
  • MARTHA SPEAKS '11-'12
  • THE VELVETEEN RABBIT '11-'12
  • THE TEACHER FROM THE BLACK LAGOON & OTHER STORIES '12-'13
  • THE LIGHTNING THIEF '12-'13
  • CURIOUS GEORGE '13-'14
  • FLY GUY & OTHER STORIES '13-'14
  • JUNIE B.’S ESSENTIAL SURVIVAL GUIDE '14-'15
  • SKIPPYJON JONES SNOW WHAT '14-'15
  • PETE THE CAT '15-'16
  • DRAGONS LOVE TACOS & OTHER STORIES '16-'17
  • ROSIE REVERE, ENGINEER & FRIENDS '17-'18
  • THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS: LOST IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM '17-'18
*Not commissioned by TheaterWorksUSA.