History of Shows

Help us fill in the blanks.

Please read through the following list of Lantern Theatre productions and make notes of anything that you see that is missing or incorrect. We've allocated shows to the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s but if you know specific dates, cast members, etc., it would be very helpful.

 

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1950s

A Marriage Proposal by Anton Chekov

Amicable Parting by by George S. Kaufman and Leureen MacGrath

A Bed Time Story by Sean O'Casey

The Bear by Anton Chekov

The Caine Mutiny Court Martial by Herman Wouk

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee Williams

Come Back, Little Sheba by William Inge

Crawling Arnold by Jules Feiffer

The Country Girl by Clifford Odets

The Dark at the Top of the Stars by William Inge

Detective Story by Sidney Kingsley

The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams

The House of Bernarda Alba by Federico Garcia Lorca

Impromptu by Tad Mosel

Invitation to a March by Arthur Laurents

Juno and the Paycock by Sean O'Casey

The Magic Barrel by Bernard Malamud

The Pirate Ship by ??

The Prodigal by Jack Richardson

Rashomon by Fay and Michael Kanin

Speaking of Murder by Audrey Roos and William Roos

Stalag 17 by Donald Bevan and Edmund Trzcinski

Sweet Bird of Youth by Tennessee Williams

Tevya and His Daughters by Arnold Perl

Two for the Seesaw by William Gibson

The World of Sholom Alecheim by Arnold Perl

 

1960s

Awake and Sing! by Clifford Odets

The Bald Soprano by Eugene Ionesco

The Big Knife by Clifford Odets

The Bespoke Overcoat by Wolf Mankowitz

The Ceremony of Innocence by Ronald Ribman

A Clearing in the Woods by Lee Blessing

Come Blow Your Horn by Neil Simon

The Crucible by Arthur Miller

Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller

A Delicate Balance by Edward Albee

The Diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett

Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen

Getting Out by Marsha Norman

The Good Doctor by Neil Simon

Happy Birthday, Wanda June by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

The Homecoming by Harold Pinter

How the Other Half Lives by Alan Ayckbourn

I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running by Woody Allen

I Never Sang for My Father by Robert Anderson

I Rise in Flame, Cried the Phoenix by Tennessee Williams [1964]

The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde

Joe Egg by Peter Nichols

Last of the Red Hot Lovers by Neil Simon

Little Murders by Jules Feiffer

Lovers and Other Strangers by Renee Taylor and Joseph Bologna

The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife by ??

Next by Terrence McNally

A Phoenix Too Frequent by Christopher Marlowe

The Private Eye and The Public Ear by Peter Shaffer

The Seagull by Anton Chekov

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty by James Thurber

Speaking of Murder by Audrey Roos and William Roos [1960]

The Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Masters??

The Owl and the Pussycat by Bill Manoff

That Championship Season by Jason Miller

A Thousand Clowns by Herb Gardner

Through a Glass Darkly by Ingmar Bergman

The Trial of the Catonsville Nine by Father Daniel Berrigan

Twigs by George Furth

A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller

When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder by Mark Medoff

Who'll Save the Plowboy? by Frank D. Gilroy

Zoo Story and The American Dream by Edward Albee

 

1970s

After the Fall by Arthur Miller [1970]

Save Me a Place at Forest Lawn by Sandra Martinez or Lorees Yerby????

Bury Me at Forest Lawn by ??

A Delicate Balance by Edward Albee [1972]

Double Solitaire by Robert Anderson

The Seagull by Anton Chekov [June 1975]

The Good Doctor by Neil Simon [October 1975]

Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller [January 1976]

When You Comin' Back Red Ryder? by Mark Medoff [April 1976]

Last of the Red Hot Lovers by Neil Simon [May 1976]

How the Other Half Lives by Alan Ayckbourn [October 1976]

And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little by Paul Zindel [January 1977]

The Good-bye People by Herb Gardner [March 1977]

Promenade All by David V. Robison [October 1977]

The Secret Life of Mildred Wild by Paul Zindel [April 1978]

The Price by Arthur Miller [May 1978]

Epiphany and Snowangel by Lewis John Carlino

Knock-Knock by Jules Feiffer [1979]

Luv by Herb Gardner

Next by Terrance McNally [1979]

The Ritz by Terrance McNally [1979]

The Rope Dancers by Morton Wishengrad

The Shadow Box by Michael Cristofer [May 1979]

Speak to me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen by Tennessee Williams

Taken in Marriage by Thomas Babe [1979]

The Thurber Carnival by James Thurber

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee

 

1980s

The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter

Beyond Therapy by Christopher Durang

The Chalk Garden by Enid Bagnold

Cheaters by Michael Jacobs

Everything in the Garden by Edward Albee [1983-84]

The Dining Room by A.J. Gurney [1983-84]

Agnes of God by John Pielmeier [1987]

All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren

Harvey by Mary Chase [Fall 1989]

A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking by John Ford Noonan

Caught In The Villain's Web

  (or More Sinned Against Than Sinning) by Herbert E. Swayne

The Cemetery Club by Ivan Menchell

The Cocktail Hour by A.R. Gurney

Closet Madness by Murray Schisgal

Devour the Snow by Abe Polsky

Dr. Fish by Murray Schisgal

The Fox based on D.H. Lawrence

Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

Getting Out by Marsha Norman

Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet

Isn't it Romantic? by Wendy Wasserstein

Losers by ?

Middle of the Night by Paddy Chayefsky

Night Must Fall by Emlyn Williams

Night of the Iguana by Tennessee Williams

Nuts by Tom Topor

The Octette Bridge Club by P.J. Barry

On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson

Other People's Money by Jerry Sterner

Painting Churches by Tina Howe

The Perfect Party by A.R. Gurney

Pushcart Peddlers by Murray Schisgal

The Rabbi and the Car Salesman by ??

Rhinoceros by Eugene Ionesco

The Secret Life of Mildred Wild by Paul Zindel

Sly Fox by Larry Gelbart

Social Security by Andrew Bergman

The Subject Was Roses by Frank D. Gilroy

The Sunshine Boys by Neil Simon

Table Settings by James Lapine

Taken in Marriage by Thomas Babe

Tribute by Bernard Slade

Twice Around the Park by Murray Schisgal

 

1990s

Alone Together by Lawrence Roman

A Shayna Maidel by Barbara Lebow

Duet for Bear and Dog by Sybil Rosen

Ferris Wheel by Mary Miller

Hunting Cockroaches by Janusz Glowacky

I'm Not Rappaport by Herb Gardner

Look Homeward, Angel by Ketti Frings (adapted from the Thomas Wolfe novel)

Love Letters by A.R. Gurney

The Philadelphia by David Ives

Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller [January 1990]

Broadway Bound by Neil Simon [Spring 1990]

The Boys Next Door by Tom Griffin [Spring 1992]

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley [1993]

Breakings Legs by Tom Dulack [Spring/Summer 1994]

I Hate Hamlet by Paul Rudnick [October 1994]

Last of the Red Hot Lovers by Neil Simon [January 1995]

The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde [November 1995]

Beau Jest by James Sherman [1995]

All My Sons by Arthur Miller [January 1996]

Rumors by Neil Simon [June 1996]

Laughter on the 23rd Floor by Neil Simon [October 1996]

The Food Chain by Nicky Silver [March 1997]

The Price by Arthur Miller [May 1997]

Moon Over Buffalo by Ken Ludwig [October 1997]

After-Play by Anne Meara [January 1998]

The Heiress by Ruth and Augustus Goetz [March 1998]

Cactus Flower by Abe Burrows [May 1998]

Accomplice by Rupert Holmes [October 1998]

An American Daughter by Wendy Wasserstein [November 1998]

Crimes of the Heart by Beth Henley [March 1999]

The Last Night of Ballyhoo by Alfred Uhry [May 1999]

Bermuda Avenue Triangle by Renée Taylor and Joseph Bologna [October 1999]

 

2000s

George Washington Slept Here by George S. Kaufman & Moss Hart [February 2000]

As Bees in Honey Drown by Douglas Carter Beane [March/April 2000]

Awake and Sing! by Clifford Odets [May 2000]

Lovers and Other Strangers by Renée Taylor & Joseph Bologna [November 2000]

No Sex Please, We're British by Anthony Marriott and Alistair Foot [March 2001]

Over the River and Through the Woods by Joe DiPietro [May 2001]

The Sisters Rosensweig by Wendy Wasserstein [October 2001]

A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen [March 2002]

Later Life by A.R. Gurney [May 2002]

Suites by Neil Simon [October 2002]

Lend Me a Tenor by Ken Ludwig [March 2003]

Dinner With Friends by Donald Margulies [May 2003]

Tale of the Allergist's Wife by Charles Busch [October 2003]

The (Female) Odd Couple by Neil Simon [February 2004]

45 Seconds from Broadway by Neil Simon [May 2004]

Born Yesterday by Garson Kanin [October 2004]

Lost in Yonkers by Neil Simon [March 2005]

Writer's Block by Woody Allen [May 2005]

The Prisoner of Second Avenue by Neil Simon [October 2005]

A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller [March 2006]

Picasso at the Lapin Angile by Steve Martin [May 2006]

Alone Together  [October 2006]

Brooklyn Boy  [March 2007]

A Thurber Carnival  [May 2007]

The Glass Menagerie  [October 2007]

The Foreigner  [March 2007]

Fools  [May 2008]

Twentieth Centry  [October 2008]

Shadow Box  [Feb 2009]

Beyond Therapy  [May 2009]

The Dinner Party  [October 2009]

2010s

And Miss Reardon Drinks A little [March 2010]

Twelve Angry Men [May 2010]

Beau Jest [October 2010]

The Children’s Hour [March 2011]

The Gingerbread Lady [May 2011]

The Curious Savage [October 2011]

Falsettos [March 2012]

The Cemetery Club [May 2012]

The Unexpected Guest [2012]

Same Time, Next Year[2013]

Broadway Bound [2013]

Over the River and Through the Woods [2013]

Love, Loss and What I Wore [2014]

Steel Magnolias [2014]

Love Letters [2015]

Other Desert Cities [2015]

Don’t Dress for Dinner [2015]

A Winter’s Cabaret [2016]