Production History


You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, based on the comic strip '' Peanuts''
by Charles M. Schulz
The Secret in the Wings, by Mary Zimmerman


Beyond the Zoom Glass: Reflections on Who We Are Now, a theater piece created by JCHS Students
A Scandal in Bohemia, a podcast adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's short story


The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling BeeMusic and lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Antigone: The Burial at Thebes by Seamus Heaney


Mamma Mia! by Benny Andersson & Bjorn Ulvaeus
Nu Wurks IV: The Alumni Remix with works by Alum playwrights Jacob Derin '18, Zoe Kamil '14, Jake Rosenberg '14, Ayelet Schrek '13
A Flea in Her Ear, a new version of Georges Feydeau's farce by David Ives.


How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying - Frank Loesser & Abe Burrows
The Quick Change Room by Nagle Jackson
Almost Maine by John Cariani


Cinderella - Rodgers + Hammerstein
Nu Wurks III - JCHS Playwriting Students & Alumni (Jacob Derin, Sophie Edelhart, Jake Rosenberg, Talia Young)
Alice & the Black Hole Blues, an original production written, and performed by JCHS students, created using the Word-for-Word process. This production will be performed by JCHS Drama at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August, 2017. For more about JCHS at the Fringe, click here


Urinetown - Mark Hollman & Greg Kotis
Belfast Kind - Margot Connolly
Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 - John Bishop


The Drowsy Chaperone - Bob Martin, Don McKellar, Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison
Moon Over Buffalo - Ken Ludwig
A Second Skin - Multimedia Performance Featuring Works from Various Artists, Including JCHS Students


Pippin - Stephen Schwartz, Roger O. Hirson
Hearts Like Fists - Adam Szymkowicz
Hedda Gabler - Henrik Ibsen, adapted by Christopher Shinn


Into the Woods - Stephen Sondheim, James Lapine
The Liar - David Ives, Pierre Corneille
The Comedy of Errors - William Shakespeare
Dancing at Lughnasa - Brian Friel


Anything Goes - Cole Porter, P.G. Wodehouse, Guy Bolton, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse, Timothy Crouse, John Weidman
Fortinbras - Lee Blessing
Hamlet for Smart Dummies - Jake Rosenberg, JCHS Class of 2014
NU WURKS II - JCHS Playwriting Students


The Sound of Music - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse
The Importance of Being Earnest - Oscar Wilde
The Metamorphosis - Franz Kafka with an adaptation by the JCHS Company


Little Shop of Horrors – Alan Menken, Howard Ashman
The Government Inspector – Nikolai Gogol, adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher
The Children’s Hour – Lillian Hellman


Cabaret – Joe Masterson, John Kander, Fred Ebb
12 Angry Jurors – Reginald Rose
NU WURKS – JCHS Playwriting Students


Once Upon a Mattress – Marshall Barer, Mary Rodgers, Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller
The Rubenstein Kiss – James Phillips
Twentieth Century – MacArthur/Hecht, adapted by Ken Ludwig


Smash – Jeffrey Hatcher from G.B. Shaw
Working – Studs Terkel, Stephen Schwartz, Nina Faso, Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Mary Rodgers, James Taylor, Susan Birkenhead


Tartuffe – Moliere, translated by Christopher Hampton
A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine – Dick Vosburgh, Frank Lazarus


What’s Wrong with This Picture? – David Margulies
Zombie Prom – Dana P. Rowe, John Dempsey


Crimes of the Heart – Beth Henley
Words, Words, Words – An Evening of One-Acts & Song on the Theme of Literature (including works by David Ives, Christopher Durang and many more)


Alice in Wonderland
Israel Horowitz One Acts
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