2008–2009 Theater-by-the-Grove Season

Posted on 6/2/2008 1:24:09 PM

The Department of Theater and Dance has announced next season’s production schedule for Theater-by-the-Grove.

Violet Sharp, a new play written by William Cameron and directed by Barb Blackledge, will be first produced here at IUP on the Waller Mainstage: October 2–5 and 8–11. (Note: This production will be toured to regional high schools in October and November.)

Babes In Toyland, a co-production of IUP Dance Theater Company and the Van Dyke Dance Company, directed by Holly Boda-Sutton and Joan Van Dyke, Zink Dance Theater: October 24–25.

Picnic, an American classic by William Inge directed by Jason Chimonides, Waller Mainstage: November 6–9 and 12–15.

Anything Goes, a co-production of Theater-by-the-Grove and IUP Music Theater, directed by Rob Gretta, musical direction by Sarah Mantel, Choreography by Joan Van Dyke, conducted by Jack Stamp, Fisher Auditorium: February 18–21.

Dance and Percussion, a co-production of IUP Dance Theater and IUP Percussion Ensemble, Fisher Auditorium, March 28.

A Boy's Life, a contemporary comedy directed by Rick Kemp, Waller Mainspace, April 16–19 and 22–25.