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2007/08 Season

MOBY DICK REHEARSED

Directed by Casey Biggs.

In our 2007/08 season, The Acting Company presented Orson Welles' stage adaptation, Moby Dick Rehearsed, adapted from the classic novel by Herman Melville.

Only a fool – or perhaps a genius – would adapt one of the greatest American novels for more

THE TEMPEST

Directed by Davis McCallum

The Acting Company presented, in our 2007/08 season, The Tempest, a play of enduring enchantment, is one of the richest treasures found in drama. 

Shakespeare's magical last play, his poignant farewell to the stage, has love, tragedy and comedy combined more

2006/07 Season

JANE EYRE

Directed by Davis McCullum

The Acting Company proudly presents Polly Teale’s groundbreaking adaptation of Jane Eyre directed by Davis McCallum, director of our critically-acclaimed 2005 production of The Turn of the Screw.  Jane Eyre is Charlotte Bronte’s timeless coming-of-age story of one of more

2005/06 Season

THE THREE MUSKETEERS

Directed by Casey Biggs

The Acting Company presented Alexander Dumas’ popular romantic, swashbuckling adventure in this entertaining new stage adaptation. This classic coming of age tale follows the brave young d’Artagnan as he changes from country boy to daring hero, not only rescuing the more

MACBETH

Directed by Eve Shapiro.

In the 2005/06 season, The Acting Company presented Macbeth, the last of Shakespeare’s great tragedies. Combining swift action and soaring poetry, we follow one man’s rash power-play for the crown. Ambition infects Macbeth’s brain like a virus upon more

2004/05 Season

THE TURN OF THE SCREW

Directed by Davis McCallum

The Acting Company presents Henry James’ provocative tale of suspense, horror and psychological intrigue. As adapted by award-winning playwright Jeffrey Hatcher, The Turn of the Screw takes a turn of its own, creating a frightening and fascinating piece of theater.< more

THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

Directed by Matt August.

In 2004/05, The Acting Company presented William Shakespeare’s riotous romp about the bonds of friendship and fidelity. Crazy clowns, baffled bandits, sassy servants and an unforgettable ill-mannered dog round out this rollicking comedy of disguise and deception. Valentine and Proteus – more

THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER

In the spring of 2005, The Acting Company presented the world premiere of Carson McCullers’ poignant novel The Heart is a Lonely Hunter as adapted for the stage by acclaimed playwright Rebecca Gilman, which played at The Alliance Theatre in Atlanta before embarking on a southern cities tour. This more

2003/04 Season

RICHARD III

Directed by Eve Shapiro

In Shakespeare’s tragedy of plotting and betrayal, the villainous Duke of Gloucester stops at nothing to win the crown of England. Richard’s lust for power leads to unspeakable acts in a brilliant rendering of political intrigue, family relationships and more

MURDER BY POE

Directed by John Miller-Stephany

Murder By Poe weaves together four Edgar Allan Poe tales into a tapestry of revenge, suicide, obsession and murder … where the psychological and the supernatural swirl together in a brew only the father of the classic horror story could concoct.

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