2016-2017 Season

THE MUSIC MAN

Book, music and lyrics by Meredith Willson.

Story by Meredith Willson and Franklin Lacey.

Directed by Jennifer Stewart and Herbie Barnes.

Staging Concept Idea by Arkady Spivak

2015-2016 Season

GOTCHA

Written by Barrie Keeffe.

Directed by Alexey Serebryakov.

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE

Book by James Lapine. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

Directed by Steve Ross.

THIS HOTEL

Written and directed by Alex Poch-Goldin.

DARLING OF THE DAY

Book by Nunnally Johnson. Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg. Music by Jule Styne. Revised version by Erik Haagensen.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian

2014-2015 Season

VIGIL

Written by Morris Panych.

Directed by Kelly Thornton.

I, CLAUDIA

Written by Kristen Thomson.

Directed by Mitchell Cushman.

THE PRINCE OF HOMBURG

Written by Heinrich von Kleist.

Directed by James Kudelka.

STATIONARY: A RECESSION-ERA MUSICAL

Book and lyrics by Christine Quintana. Music by Mishelle Cuttler. Additional lyrics by Brian Cochrane.

Directed by Laura McLean. Additional direction by Chelsea Haberlin.

STOP THE WORLD – I WANT TO GET OFF!

Book, lyrics and music by Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse.

Directed by Josh Epstein.

2013-2014 Season

THE SNEEZE

Written by Anton Chekhov.  Translated by Michael Frayn.

Directed by Marti Maraden.

THE LAST OF ROMEO AND JULIET

Adapted from the words of William Shakespeare and directed by Mitchell Cushman.

THE WAKOWSKI BROS.

Book, music, and lyrics by Wesley J. Colford.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

FLOYD COLLINS

Book by Tina Landau. Music and lyrics by Adam Guettel. Additional lyrics by Tina Landau.

Directed by Peter Jorgensen.

MISS CALEDONIA

Written by Melody A. Johnson.

Directed by Rick Roberts and Aaron Willis.

2012-2013 Season

GUYS AND DOLLS

Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

THE NUMBER 14 – Axis Theatre Production

 

POSSIBLE WORLDS

Written by John Mighton.

Directed by Mitchell Cushman.

SCENES FROM THE BATHHOUSE

Based on short stories of Mikhail Zoschenko and adapted by the Company. Composed by Colleen Dauncey and Lyrics by Akiva Romer-Segal.

Directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

2011-2012 Season

DO YOU TURN SOMERSAULTS?

Written by Aleksei Arbuzov. Translated by Ariadne Nicolaeff.

Directed by Marti Maraden.

NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY

Book, music and lyrics by Douglas J. Cohen.

Directed by Adam Brazier.

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Based on the novel by Charles Dickens. Adapted and directed by Richard Ouzounian.

PARKDALE PETER PAN

Adapted from the novel by James Matthew Barrie.

Directed by Aleksander Lukac.

2010-2011 Season

ASSASSINS

Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by John Weidman.

Directed by Adam Brazier.

ONE STEP FORWARD (In Concert)

Music and lyrics by Leslie Arden. Book by Timothy French. Additional dialogue by Berni Stapleton. Conceived by Timothy French.

Directed by Timothy French.

DANI GIRL

Book and lyrics by Christopher Dimond. Music by Michael Kooman.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

TALES OF AN URBAN INDIAN

Written by Darrell Dennis.

Directed by Herbie Barnes.

2009-2010 Season

THE TALE OF IVAN VS. IVAN

Adapted by the Company from the novella by Nikolai Gogol.

Directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

ASSASSINS

Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by John Weidman.

Directed by Adam Brazier.

FRIDAYS WITH FRIEDA

Written by Christian Lloyd.

Directed by Arkady Spivak.

COLOURS IN THE STORM – IN CONCERT

Written and directed by Jim Betts.

RED FIGHTIN’ BLUE

Written by Grant Tilly.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian. .

2008-2009 Season

KISS ME KATE – IN CONCERT

Music and lyrics by Cole Porter. Book by Sam & Bella Spewack.

Directed by Timothy French.

VARIATIONS ON A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN

Written by Jonathan Monro.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN

Book by Terrence McNally. Music by John Kander. Lyrics by Fred Ebb. Based on the novel by Manuel Puig.

Directed by Caden Douglas.

TREES DIES STANDING TALL

Written by Alejandro Casona. Translated by Lia Beeson.

Directed and adapted by Lezlie Wade.

MYTHS AND HYMNS

Written by Adam Guettel.

Directed by Adam Brazier.

NAPOLEON – IN CONCERT

Written by Andrew Sabiston. Music by Timothy Williams. Lyrics by Andrew Sabiston.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

TALES OF AN URBAN INDIAN

Written by Darrell Dennis.

Directed by Herbie Barnes.

2007-2008 Season

INSPECTOR GENERAL

Written by Nikolai Gogol.

Directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

EMILY

Book and lyrics by Richard Ouzounian. Music by Marek Norman.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

ANYONE CAN WHISTLE

Book by Arthur Laurents. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

SHUMSKAWSLING

Written by Michael Cyr.

Directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

YOU FANCY YOURSELF

Written by Maja Ardal.

Directed by Mary Francis Moore.

THE BEST OF IVANKA

Written by Jo-Ann Waytowich. Music by Dianne Potts.

2006-2007 Season

LAUGHTON COMMON

Written by Scott A. Hurst.

Directed by Jim Betts.

CHAPLIN: About Face

Written by Jason Allin.

Directed by Emily Boutet.

HARVEST MOON RISING

Book by Peggy Sample. Music and lyrics by Leslie Arden.

Directed by Timothy French.

REDEMPTION

Written by Sara Zubiak.

Directed by Maja Ardal.

BYE BYE BIRDIE

Book by Michael Stewart. Lyrics by Lee Adams. Music by Charles Strouse.

Directed by Jennifer Stewart.

STAGEFRIGHT

Book by Jim Betts, Miriam Fond and Catherine Knights. Music and lyrics by Jim Betts.

Directed by Scott A. Hurst.

2005-2006 Season

SOPHIE TUCKER- THE LAST OF THE RED HOT MAMAS

Written by Valerie Boyle.

Directed by Robert More.

THE GLASS MENAGERIE

Written by Tenessee Williams.

Directed by Dusan Dukic.

LESLIE ARDEN- HOME FOR CHRISTMAS

Written and directed by Leslie Arden

PLAYGROUND

Book, lyrics and music by Joey Miller.

Directed by Jim Betts.

ALL YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT BAD THEATRE

Drama and Evils of Tobacco by Anton Chekhov This Is a Play by Daniel MacIvor

Directed and adapted by Aleksandar Lukac.

MOVING DAY

Book, lyrics and music by Cathy Elliott.

Directed by Jeannette Lambermont.

EMILY

Book and lyrics by Richard Ouzounian. Music and orchestrations by Marek Norman. Adapted from the Emily books of Lucy Maud Montgomery.

Directed by Richard Ouzounian.

2004-2005 Season

 ONE NIGHT STAND

Written by Carol Bolt.

Directed by Jay Turvey.

COLETTE – THE COLOURS OF LOVE

Book by Christopher Covert. Music and lyrics by Barbara York.

Directed by Anne Wootten.

MOLIERE OR LEAGUE OF HYPOCRITES

Written by Mikhail Bulgakov.

Directed and adapted by Aleksandar Lukac.

IVANKA TAKES A GAMBLE

Written by Jo-Ann Waytowich. Music by Jo-Ann Waytowich and Dianne Potts.

Directed by Randolph J. Johnston.

2003-2004 Season

ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST

Written by Dario Fo.

Directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

SNAPPY TALES – FOUR SHORT SATIRICAL MUSICALS

Book and Lyrics by Vincent de Tourdonnet. Music by Stephen Eddins, J. Douglas Dodd, Jim Kass and Allen Cole.

Directed by Vincent de Tourdonnet.

THE GREATEST GIFT

Book, lyrics and music by Leslie Arden.

Directed by Jay Turvey.

OLIVER!

Book, lyrics and music by Lionel Bart.

Directed by Aleksandar Lukac and Carol Welton.

2003 Summer Season

WHY LOVE SHAKESPEARE?

Conceived and Performed by William Sutton

IVANKA CHEWS THE FAT

Written by Jo-Ann Waytowich. Music by Dianne Potts and Jo-Ann Waytowich.

Directed by Mario Crudo.

STRAY-BARRIES

Act 1: “The Rise and Fall of Humpty Dumpty” – Written and performed by Alastair Forbes

Act 2: ” Canadian Contended – I Kempenfelt Like This In Years ” Written and performed by Randolph J. Johnston.

Directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

THE MARRIAGE

Written by Nikolai Gogol.

Adapted and directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

BROADWAY MAYBES

Conceived by Anne Wootten, Mike Nadajewski and Company.

Directed by Anne Wootten.

2002-2003 Season

CHRISTMAS AT THE IVANOVS

Written by Alexander Vvedensky, additional material by Daniil Kharms and the company. Directed by Aleksandar Lukac.

STANDING BY

Written by Norman Barasch. Directed by Brian Rintoul.