1980’s

1980

American Buffalo

By David Mamet

Directed by Don Murray

Blithe Spirit

By Noel Coward

Directed by Ben Benoit

The Shadow Box

By Michael Christopher

Directed by Paul Bennett Townsend

Play it Again Sam

By Woody Allen

Directed by Don Murray

The Rimmers of Eldrich

By Lanford Wilson

Directed by Ben Benoit

A Streetcar Named Desire

By Tennessee Williams

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

1981

The Miracle Worker

By William Gibson

Directed by Sue Winn

The Fantasticks

By Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt

Directed by Ben Benoit

The Rainmaker

By N. Richard Nash

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

The Typists

By Murray Schisgal

Directed by Don Murray

The Maids

By Jean Genet

Directed by Don Murray

Charley’s Aunt

By Brandon Thomas

Directed by Ramelle Irish

Born Yesterday

By Garson Kanin

Directed by Ben Benoit

1982

Hot l Baltimore

By Lanford Wilson

Directed by Sheila Kerbow

Bullshot Crummond

By Ron House, Diz White, Alan Sherman, John Neville Andrews, and Derek Cunningham

Directed by Ben Benoit

The Doctor in Spite of Himself

By Moliere

Directed by Linda Pack

Artichoke

By Joanna M. Glass

Directed by Don Murray

Angel Street

By Patrick Hamilton

Directed by Sylvia Kozak-Budd

The Crucible

By Arthur Miller

Directed by Sue Winn

1983

Bedroom Farce

By Alan Ayckbourn

Directed by Sylvia Kozak-Budd

Nuts

By Tom Topor

Directed by Ben Benoit

The Price

By Arthur Miller

Directed by Don Murray

The Real Inspector Hound

By Tom Stoppard

Directed by Lee Edmundson

Deathtrap

By Ira Levin

Directed by Sheila Kerbow

True West

By Sam Shepard

Directed by Don Murray

All the Way Home

By Tad Mosel

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

1984

The Dining Room

By A.R. Gurney

Directed by Barbara Lane

The Chalk Garden

By Enid Bagnold

Directed by Sylvia Kozak-Budd

Talking With

By Jane Martin

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

I Ought to be in Pictures

By Neil Simon

Directed by Don Murray

The Glass Menagerie

By Tennessee Williams

Directed by Dan Kozloff

Beyond Therapy

By Christopher Durang

Directed by Sue Winn

1985

The Field

By John Keane

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

La Ronde

By Arthur Schnitzer

Directed by Dan Kozloff

Bus Stop

By William Inge

Directed by Bob Cohen

Sea Marks

By Gardner McKay

Directed by Don Murray

The Merchant of Venice

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Dan Kozloff

Wings

By Arthur Kopit

Directed by Sue Winn

1986

Gertrude and Alice

By Margo Farrar

Directed by Don Murray

Heaven Can Wait

By Harry Segall

Directed by Bob Cohen

What I did Last Summer

By A.R. Gurney

Directed by Don Murray

The Odd Couple

By Neil Simon

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

Full Circle

By Erich Maria Remarque, adapted by Peter Stone

Directed by Bob Cohen

Dial “M” for Murder

By Frederick Knott

Directed by James Henderson

Death of a Salesman

By Arthur Miller

Directed by Sue Winn

1987

Morning’s at Seven

By Paul Osbourne

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

Strange Snow

By Steve Metcalfe

Directed by Lynne Abels

Painting Churches

By Tina Howe

Directed by Paul Bennett Townsend

Crimes of the Heart

By Beth Henley

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

Gertrude and Alice

By Margo Farrar

Directed by Don Murray

The Marriage of Bette and Boo

By Christopher Durang

Directed by Sue Winn

I am a Camera

By John Van Druten

Directed by Don Murray

1988

The Importance of Being Earnest

By Oscar Wilde

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

The 8000 Names of Pepsi

By Lynne Abels

Directed by Lynne Abels

Talley’s Folly

By Lanford Wilson

Directed by Virginia Abascal

Curse of the Starving Class

By Sam Shepard

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

Homesteaders

By Nina Shengold

Directed by Don Murray

Taking Steps

By Alan Ayckbourn

Directed by Sue Winn

1989

Steel Magnolias

By Robert Harling

Directed by Sandra Hawthorne

Danger: Memory!

By Arthur Miller

Directed by Don Murray

On the Verge

By Eric Overmyer

Directed by Lynne Abels

Blue Window

By Craig Lucas

Directed by Jane Hill

Ghosts

By Henrik Ibsen

Directed by Sue Winn

The House of Blue Leaves

By John Guare

Directed by Lawrence Bullock