The original 1940s Lux Radio Theater Show adapted from Frank Capra's Movie "It's a Wonderful Life!" performed live as a staged reading by an ensemble of more than twenty actors and musicians. Music, live sound effects and great humor make this well-loved holiday story a treat for the entire family.
Heartwood is proud to present this touring one-woman play based on the diaries and letters of Etty Hillesum, adapted and performed by Susan Stein. Directed by Austin Pendleton. Using only Etty Hillesum's words, Susan Stein's adaptation brings us to 1941 when Esther "Etty" Hillesum, a young Dutch Jewish woman, is living in Amsterdam. read more ...
Our 4th Winter Drama Adventure for Midcoast students grades 3-8 will present Charlotte's Web, adaptated by Joseph Robinette, based on the book by E.B. White. "Named by the Children's Literature Association as 'the best American children's book of the past two hundred years,' this is a beautiful play about friendship that will give actors a great opportunity and audience an evening of enchantment."
~ Dramatic Publishing
Produced by special arrangement with
THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY
of Woodstock, Illinois"
Sarah Ruhl reimagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice [yoo-rid-uh-see, yuh-] must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story.
Presented by special arrangement with
SAMUEL FRENCH, INC.
Everyone's favorite storybook characters brought together for a timeless, yet relevant, piece... and a rare modern classic. The Tony Award-winning book and score are both enchanting and touching. One of Sondheim's most popular works, Into the Woods is musically sophisticated - an epic fairy tale about wishes, family and the choices we make.
Presented through special arrangement with Musical Theater International (MTI).