Theatre Arts

Areas of Study

Program Features

  • Professional Resident Faculty
  • Edinburgh Fringe Festival Participation
  • Yearly New York City Showcase, "WCSU Off-Broadway"
  • Children's Theatre and Community Outreach Programs
  • Workshops with N.Y. Stage, TV and Film Professionals
  • Internships possible with New York City and Connecticut Regional and Professional theatres.
SPOTLIGHT ON ...

New Visual and Performing Arts Center

The new facility, expected to be complete in 2014 will house a 350-seat theater, a 150-seat black box theater, a 350-seat concert hall, an art gallery, a recording studio and state-of-the-art rehearsal, classroom and studio art facilities.

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Theatre Arts Past Productions at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland

2013

Lysistrata

Adapted, Directed and Original Music by

Sal Trapani

Dates: July 31 to Aug 11 at the Gilded Balloon Theatre

Edinburgh, Scotland



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2011

Three Sisters

 

Directed by Sal Trapani

 

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2009

The Tempest -A Musical Enchantment


Original music, adaptation by Sal Trapani

Directed by Sal Trapani

Designed by Liz Popiel

Musical direction and choreography by Amy Jones



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2007

Romeo and Juliet – A Rock and Roll Love Story

 

Original music and adaptation by Sal Trapani

Directed by Sal Trapani

Choreography and musical direction by Amy Jones

Designed by Liz Popiel

 

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2005

Twelfth Night – The 1960s San Francisco Psychedelic Musical

 

Adapted and directed by Sal Trapani

Music by The Doors, Beatles, Monkees, Bee Gees, Jimi Hendrix and others.

Designed by Liz Popiel

Musical Direction by Jay Stollman



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2003

Food – A Sixteen Course Musical

 

Book by Gerritt Van Der Meer and Sal Trapani

Music and lyrics by Sal Trapani

Directed by Sal Trapani

Designed by Liz Popiel

Musical Direction by Jay Stollman

Produced by Bill Walton

 

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2001

Antigone's Last Dance – A Dance-Rock Opera


Text/Music/Direction by Sal Trapani

Choreography by Jen Turey

Photo/Design Phillip Baldwin

Video by Heather Marcelanas

Tech Direction by Frank Herbert

Produced by Bill Walton

 

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1999

Macbeth 2000 – A Multi-Media Rock n Roll Musical

 

Original music and adaptation by Sal Trapani

Directed by Sal Trapani

Designed by Philip Baldwin

Musical Direction by William Petkanas

Produced by Bill Walton

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1997

ENEMY: Project Ibsen

 

Adapted and directed by Sal Trapani

Designed by Philip Baldwin

Produced by Bill Walton

 

A Trip to the Farm - A Children's Interactive Musical

 

Text, Music and Lyrics by Sal Trapani

Directed by Sal Trapani

 

 

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1995

Cocteau's Orpheus (with original songs by Sal Trapani)


Directed and original music and lyrics by Sal Trapani

Designed by Philip Baldwin

Produced by Bill Walton

 


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