Playwrite Frank Gagliano

FESTIVAL OF NEW WORKS
(University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
Artistic Director/ FRANK GAGLIANO

Plays, screenplays, musicals,
developed during the first three
Festival of New Works seasons
(1999, 2000, 2001)

 

 

 (Playwrights Arthur Miller and Frank Gagliano at a luncheon announcing the Arthur Miller Award For Playwriting during the first season of the Festival of New Works)


1999 SEASON
(Trueblood Theatre)


May 21, 22, 23,
ROCK GARDEN
Screenplay by Beth Winsten
Directed by Dan Green

June 4, 5, 6
HEARTS
play by Willy Holtzman
Directed by Michael Montel

June 18, 19, 20
SUMMER OF ‘42
(new musical based on the movie, original screenplay by Herman Raucher)
Book by Hunter Foster
Music and Lyrics by David Kirshenbaum
Directed by Brent Wagner

(Arena Theatre)

May 21, 22
DEAD AND KICKING
Screenplay by Tim Pollock

June 4, 5
ROAD RAGE
a play by Wendy Hammond

June 18, 19
WAR IS. . .
a play by Oyamo
 
2000 SEASON
(Trueblood Theatre)

May 19, 20
THE EDIBLE WOMAN
Play by Dave Carley
Adapted from the novel by Margaret Atwood
Directed by Sara Chazen
(Continued: 2000 Festival Season)

June 2, 3
ROOMS
Original music, book and lyrics by Paul Scott Goodman
Directed by Thomas Caruso

June 16, 17
ALLISON
Screenplay by Daniel Shere
Directed by Daniel T. Green

(Arena Theatre)

May 19
COLD
Screenplay by Oliver R. Thornton
Directed by Gabriel Burnstein

May 20
GETTING THERE
Screenplay by Erin Hill
Directed by Jim Meade

JUNE 1, 2
TWO STUDENT PLAYS IN REPERTORY

June 16, 17
THE TOTAL IMMERSION OF MADELEINE FAVORINI
a play by Frank Gagliano
Directed by Sarah Bay-Cheng

2001 SEASON
(Trueblood Theatre

May 11,12 (Public performances)
May 7 - May 10 (High School Outreach audiences)
Screenplay: BROADWAY JOE, by Gabe Burnstein
Directed by Dan Green

May 18 & 19
JINGLES IN A BROKEN TONGUE
by Leslie Lee
directed by Darryl V Jones

June 1 & 2
"LOVE SONGS"
Book by Libbe HaLevy; Music and Lyrics by Steven Cagan
(Conceived by Steven Cagan)
Directed by John Neville-Andrews

June 15 & 16
DIVIDED
by Mel Shapiro
Directed by Seth Gordon

(Arena Theatre)

May 11, 12
SUNDAY DRIVE
screenplay by Erin Podolsky
Directed by Jim Meade

May 18, 19
Two One-Act Plays

FOR FEAR OF LOVE, FOR LOVE OF FEAR

by Angela Zuk
Directed by Zack Leland
(and)
CHIPSLIPS
by David Roth
Directed by Raquelle Stiefler

June 1
OUR GOOD NEIGHBOR
play by Ryan Tecco
Directed by Benjamin Klein

June 2
THE BIG BROTHER
screenplay by David Anderson
Directed by Gabe Burnstein