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Past Seasons

2014-2015

Fall Mainstage

Macbeth
by William Shakespeare
directed by Brant Russell

Fall Studio
Speech and Debate
by Stephen Karam
dir. Richard E. Hess


Spring Mainstage
The Heidi Chronicles
by Wendy Wasserstein    
dir. Richard E. Hess


Spring Studio

You're Welcome: A Cycle of Bad Plays
by The Debate Society           
dir. Brant Russell

CCM 48-Hour Film Festival

Transmigration 2015: A Festival of Student Created New Works

[cult]ured
Coulter Cliffs Inn
Mandatory Fun
A Fool's Paradise
Neutral and Non-Partisan
Seven Feet Under

2013-2014

Fall Mainstage

The Crucible

by Arthur Miller                                                               
dir. Richard Hess

Fall Studio
co-production with the Carnegie Theatre in Covington, KY

Boeing-Boeing
by Marc Cameletti
dir. Brant Russell

Spring Mainstage

Metamorphoses
by Mary Zimmerman
dir. Lynn Meyers

TRANSMIGRATION: A Festival of Student Created New Works
Various locations in the CCM village, March 2014

The 17th Annual Snipes, Arkansas, Harvest Festival
Dreams R Us: Tonight’s Answers to Tomorrow’s Questions
P.O. 11259: Sincerely Yours
MISFIT: In Loving Memory of My High School Hell
COMPLEX: A Structure of Sound, An Organism of Vibrations
Ever Mine. Ever Thine. Ever Ours: Things We Do for Those We Love

Spring Studio

Living Dead in Denmark
by Qui Nguyen
dir. k. Jenny Jones

2012-2013

A Midsummer Night’s Dream           
October 3-7, 2012                             
Fall Mainstage
by William Shakespeare
dir. Michael Burnham

The Laramie Project                                    
November 29-December 1, 2012     
Fall Studio

by Terrence McNally
dir. Richard E. Hess

The Laramie Project- League of Cincinnati Theatres Award Winner for
OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE

The Time of Your Life                        
February 6-10, 201
Spring Mainstage
by William Saroyan                
dir. D. Kvapil

TRANSMIGRATION: A Festival of Student Created New Works
Various locations in the CCM village, March 2013

SLUT
void
2122 Michigan Avenue
The Opening
The Sherman Williams Effect
Sentenced

Execution of Justice                           
April 18-20                                         
Spring Studio
by Emily Mann                       
dir.Michael Burnham

2011-2012

CORAM BOY
by Helen Edmundson     
adapted from the novel by Jamila Gavin
dir. R. Hess
Patricia Corbett Theatre, October 2011

Coram-Boy--Ty

CORAM BOY
League of Cincinnati Theatres
Award Winner Ty Olwin (CCM Drama 2013) as Alexander Ashbrook- Best Featured Actor

In the Next Room; or The Vibrator Play
by Sarh Ruhl
dir. Ed Cohen
A co-production with The Carnegie Theatre, Covington, KY
Novemeber 2011

TRANSMIGRATION: A Festival of Student Created New Works
Various locations in the CCM village, February 2012
Booth
Knock, Knock
Forget Me Not
Y2012K
The Eddie Shanahan Show

Arcadia                                                                      
by Tom Stoppard                                                        
dir. Diane Kvapil
Patricia Corbett Theatre, April 2012


ULYSSES
an original adaptation from the James Joyce novel by Alison Vodnoy Wolf
dir. M. Burnham                                                       
Cohen Family Studio Theatre, April 2012

2010-2011

Our Town
by Thorton Wilder
dir. Diane Kvapil
Patricia Corbett Theater, April 2011

The Collapsible Space Between Us
written, created, and performed by the
     CCM Drama/Dadaab Theater Project
dir. Richard E. Hess
Werner Recital Hall, May 2011

The Collapsible Space Between Us- Part Two
written, created, and performed by CCM Drama students and refugees from the Dadaab Refugee Camp for the Dadaab Theater Project performed at the University of Nairobi for WORLD REFUGEE DAY
dir. Richard E. Hess
Nairobi, Kenya, June 2011

The Matchmaker
by Thorton Wilder
dir. Richard E. Hess
Patricia Corbett Theater, October 2010

Three Sisters
by Anton Chekhv
dir. Diane Kvapil
Patricia Corbett Theatre, November 2010
• ACCLAIM Award Winner for Outstanding Ensemble

TRANSMIGRATION: A Festival of Student Created New Works
Various locations in the CCM village, February 2011

Our Town
by Thorton Wilder
dir. Diane Kvapil
Patricia Corbett Theater, April 2011

Red Light Winter
by Adam Rapp
dir. k. Jenny Jones
Cohen Family Studio Theater, April 2011

2009-2010

You Can’t Take It With You
by Kaufman and Hart
Patricia Corbett Theatre, October 2009
• Winner of 3 ACCLAIM Awards for Outstanding Set Design, Outstanding Properties Design, and Outstanding Featured Performance
• Hope Shangle as Penny Sycamore
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee for Outstanding University Play
• DOLLY Award for Outstanding Ensemble

Orpheus Desending
by Tennessee Williams
Cohen Family Studio Theatre, November 2009
• Winner of 2 ACCLAIM Awards for Outstanding Set Design and Direction by MFA Directing student Ashton Byrum
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee for Outstanding University Play, Outstanding Actor: Kevin Malarkey, and Outstanding Actress: Stephanie Brait

TRANSMIGRATION: A Festival of Student Created New Works
Cohen Family Studio Theatre, Room 3650 CC, Room 3640 CC, and the Lower Atrium, February 2010
• Eight 30 minute student created productions in festival rotation
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee Outstanding Alternative Theatre

47 BOTTLES IN A LAKE
Kevin Macku, Abby Butcher, Amy Berryman, Clare Ward, and Mikayla Stanley
• DOLLY Award for Outstanding Ensemble

FLUSHED
Taylor Cloyes, LoraBeth Barr, Kelly Rossberg, Casey Scott Leach, Rachel Sleek-Banuelos, and Ellie Jameson

Picnic
by William Inge
Patricia Corbett Theatre, April 2010
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee for Outstanding University Play, Outstanding Actor: Stephen Shore, and Outstanding Actress: Clare Ward
• ACCLAIM Award winner for Outstanding Set Design

Bury the Dead
by Irwin Shaw
The Carnegie Theatre, Covington, Kentucky
• First time CCM Drama co-production with the Carnegie Theatre
• Winner of 2 ACCLAIM Awards for Outstanding Environmental Direction by faculty member Michael Burnham and Outstanding Principal Student Cast

2010 Student Awards
Sustained Excellence in Achievement and Performance during CCM Drama Career by a Graduating Senior:

Amy Berryman, Stephanie Brait, Trevor Day, and Kellen York     

2010 Julia Winter Cohen Career Excellence Award to a graduate of CCM Drama:
Philip Solomon, Class of 1993

2008-2009

Spring Awakening
by Frank Wedekind
dir. Richard E. Hess
• DOLLY Award for Excellence in Performance: Ben Newell as Moritz

On the Verge, or The Geography of Yearning
by Eric Overmyer
dir. Karen
• DOLLY Award for Excellence in Performance-Outstanding Trio: Kendall Karg, Britany Middleton, and Alison Vodnoy
• ACCLAIM AWARD WINNER for Outstanding Ensemble: Kendall Karg, Britany Middleton, Alison Vodnoy, and Michael Carr

Transmigration - A Festival of Student Created New Works
• DOLLY Award for Outstanding Ensemble: Bennett Bradley, Brian Emond, Dione Hardin, Kendall Karg, Stephen Shore, David Speer, and Leah Watson in Still Standing
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award for Outstanding Alternative Theatre: Still Standing

Crimes of the Heart
by Beth Henley
dir. R. Terrell Finney
• Dolly Award for Outstanding Performance: Dione Kuraoka as Babe

Blood Wedding
by Federico Garcia Lorca
dir. Sky Heussenstamm

2009 Student Awards
Sustained Excellence in Achievement and Performance during CCM Drama Career by a Graduating Senior
:
Kendall Karg and Alison Vodnoy

2009 Julia Winter Cohen Career Excellence Award to a graduate of CCM Drama:
Catherine Moore, Class of 1986

2007-2008

Anon(ymous)
by Naomi Iizuka
• Cincinnati Enquirer ACCLAIM Award Winner: OUTSTANDING PLAY for 2007-2008 season
• Cincinnati Enquirer ACCLAIM Award Winner: Excellence in Direction
• Cincinnati Enquirer ACCLAIM Award Winner: Excellence in Lighting and Projection Design
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee: Outstanding Play
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee: Tielor McBride for Outstanding Scenic Design
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance
Ben Newell as Anonymous
Evan Charest as Mr. Zyclo
Amy Berryman as Nemasani

Twelfth Night
by William Shakespeare
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance
Adrien Finkel as Maria

The Good Person of Setzuan
by Bertolt Brecht
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance
Kyle Nunn as Wang

Rashomon
by Fay and Michael Kanin

Recent Tragic Events
by Craig Wright
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee for Best Local Premiere
• DOLLY Award for Outstanding Ensemble

2008 Student Awards
Sustained Excellence in Achievement and Performance during CCM Career by a Graduating Senior:

Adrienne Clark and Lauren Carter

The Dolly Cohen Award for Service and Achievement in CCM Drama:
Ian Lokeyand and Nathan Elam

2008 Julia Winter Cohen Career Excellence Award to a graduate of CCM Drama:
Aaron Serotsky, Class of 1997

2006-2007

The Lady’s Not For Burning
by Christopher Fry
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Mikhail Roberts and Nathan Elam

Lysistrata
by Aristophanes
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance: Lauren Carter

The Comedy of Errors
by William Shakespeare
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Adrienne Clark, Joy Lanceta, and Justin Giddings

Charley’s Aunt
by Brandon Thomas
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance: Mikhail Roberts as Lord Fancourt Babberly, aka Charley’s Aunt

Big Love
by Charle L. Mee
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Jake Jones as Leo, Joy Lanceta as Lydia, and Brandon Burton as Constantine
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Ensemble: Entire Cast

2007 Student Awards
Sustained Excellence in Achievement and Performance during CCM Career by a Graduating Senior:

Blake Kubena, Amanda Perez, and Adam Standley

The Dolly Cohen Award for Service and Achievement in CCM Drama:
Ian Lokey

2007 Julia Winter Cohen Career Excellence Award to a graduate of CCM Drama:
(Ray) Cooper Thornton, Class of 1992

2005-2006

Noises Off!
by Michael Frayn
• Dolly Award for Outstanding Ensemble

The Glory of Living
by Rebecca Gilman
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Sal Cacciato, Lauren Carter, and Sara Vaught

Measure For Measure
by William Shakespeare
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Blake Kubena and Adam Standley

The Elephant Man
by Bernard Pomerance
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Elana Ernst and Jake Jones

Hedda Gabler
by Henrik Ibsen

2006 Student Awards
Sustained Excellence in Achievement and Performance during CCM Career by a Graduating Senior:

Morgan Rosse

The Dolly Cohen Award for Service and Achievement in CCM Drama:
Dan Davidson and Joel Raffee

2006 Julia Winter Cohen Career Excellence Award to a graduate of CCM Drama:
Richard Oberacker, Class of 1993

2004-2005

The Life of Galileo
by Bertolt Brecht
• Dolly Award for Outstanding Ensemble

Quills
by Douglas Wright
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance: Adam Standley

Elizabeth I
by Paul Foster

A Midsummer Night’s Dream
by William Shakespeare
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Jonathan Kay and Morgan Rosse

Top Girls
by Caryl Churchill
• Dolly Award for Senior Excellence in Performance: Julianna Bloodgood

2005 Student Awards
2005 Julia Winter Cohen Career Excellence Award to a graduate of CCM Drama:

Diana Maria Riva, Class of 1990 (BFA) and 1995 (MFA)

2003-2004

Elektra
by Sophokles
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee for Supporting Actor: Derek Hake
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Julianna Bloodgood, Derek Hake, Allison Sell, and Ben Zelinski

Marat/Sade
by Peter Weiss

Dancing at Lughnasa
by Brian Friel
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee for Supporting Actress: Julianna Bloodgood
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Julianna Bloodgood and Dan Davidson

Ghetto
by Joshua Sobol
• Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominee for Outstanding Ensemble
• Dolly Award for Outstanding Ensemble
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Julianna Bloodgood, Eric Kilpatrick, Morgan Rosse, and Eric Yellin

The Lights
by Howard Korder
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Sonia Koschoreck and Joel Raffee

2004 Student Awards
Dolly Awards for Senior Excellence in Performance: Susan Thompson and Daniel Wisler

2002-2003

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
by Dale Wasserman
• Dolly Award for Outstanding Ensemble

Antigone
by Sophocles
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance: Eric Solomon

The Diviners
by Jim Leonard, Jr.
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Lindsey Hall, Eric Solomon and Ben Zelinski

The Skin of Our Teeth
by Thornton Wilder
• Dolly Award for Excellence in Performance: Susan Thompson

The Shape of Things
by Neil LaBute
• Dolly Awards for Excellence in Performance: Julianna Bloodgood, Jordan Delp, Susan Thompson, and Daniel Wisler

2003 Student Awards
Dolly Awards for Senior Excellence in Performance: Brandon Jones and Samuel Stricklen

Other Past Productions

William Shakespeare’s The Tempest
Moises Kaufman’s The Laramie Project
Luigi Pirandello’s Six Characters in Search of An Author
Diana Son’s Stop Kiss
Douglas Carter Beane’s As Bees in Honey Drown
John Guare’s Six Degrees of Separation
Timberlake Wertenbaker’s Our Country’s Good
Jose Rivera’s Marisol
Pearl Cleage’s Blues For An Alabama Sky
William Shakespeare’s As You Like It
Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard
Lanford Wilson’s The Fifth of July
Tony Kushner’s Angels in America: Parts One and Two, Millennium Approaches and Perestroika
Bertolt Brecht’s The Caucasian Chalk Circle
Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest

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