The Teens

*World Premiere

2021 Spring/Summer Season

Theatre for Young Audiences
​Red Riding Hood ​by ​Allison Gregory

Outside SCR
American Mariachi ​by ​José Cruz González
​You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown based on the comic strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz, book music & lyrics by Clark Gesner, additional dialogue by Michael Mayer, additional music & lyrics by Andrew Lippa

201​​​​​​​9-​20 Season

Segerstrom Stage
American Mariachi ​by ​José Cruz González
Aubergine by ​Julia Cho
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
She Loves Me, book by Joe Masteroff, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, based on the play by Miklós László

Argyros Stage
​The Canadians ​by ​Adam Bock*
Fireflies by ​Donja R. Love
​Outside Mullingar by ​​Patrick Shanley

Theatre for Young Audiences
​Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, book and lyrics by Judith Viorst
music by Shelly Markham
Where the Mountain Meets the Moonbook, music and lyrics by Min Kahng, based on the book by Grace Lin

The 2019-20 season was cut short in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

201​​​​​​8-1​9 Season

Segerstrom Stage
​​Sense and Sensibility ​by Jane Austen, adapted by Jessica Swale
Kings by ​Sarah Burgess
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ​​music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Hugh Wheeler, directed by Kent Nicholson, from an adaptation of Christopher Bond, orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick
​​​Poor Yella Rednecks by ​​Qui Nguyen*
​​​M. Butterfly by ​David Henry Hwang

Argyros Stage
​Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike ​by ​Christopher Durang
Culture Clash (Still) in America ​written and performed by Culture Clash, Richard Montoya, Ricardo Salinas and Herbert Siguenza
​Photograph 51 by ​Anna Ziegler
Sheepdog by ​Kevin Artigue*

Theatre for Young Audiences
Nate the Great, based on the book by Marjorie Sharmat, book and lyrics by John Maclay, music and lyrics by Brett Ryback, orchestrations and arrangements by Brett Ryback
Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience ​​based on the book Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed by Mo Willems, script and lyrics by Mo Willems, music by Deborah Wicks La Puma
​​​The Velveteen Rabbit, ​​adapted for the stage by Janet Allard, from the book by Margery Williams

201​​​​​7-1​8 Season

Segerstrom Stage
Once book by Enda Walsh, music & lyrics by Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová, based on the motion picture written and directed by John Carney
​​Gem of the Ocean by ​​August Wilson
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
​​Shakespeare in Love, ​​based on the screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard, adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, music by Paddy Cunneen
​​SHREW! by ​​Amy Freed
​​The Sisters Rosensweig by ​Wendy Wasserstein

Argyros Stage
Curve of Departure ​by Rachel Bonds
Sugar Plum Fairy by Sandra Tsing Loh
Cambodian Rock Band by Lauren Yee*
Little Black Shadows by Kemp Powers

Theatre for Young Audiences
Ella Enchanted: The Musical, ​by Karen Zacarías, music by Deborah Wicks La Puma, adapted from the book by Gail Carson Levine
Junie B. Jones Is Not a Crook ​a play by Allison Gregory, adapted from the book series by Barbara Park
​​Amos & Boris: A New Musical, ​book and lyrics by Sofia Alvarez, ​music and ​additional ​lyrics by Daniel Roland Tierney, adapted from the classic children's book by William Steig

201​​​​6-1​7 Season

Segerstrom Stage
​All the Way by ​Robert Schenkkan
​Destiny of Desire by ​Karen Zacarías
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
​Moby Dick ​adapted and directed by David Catlin, from the novel by Herman Melville
​The Siegel by ​​Michael Mitnick*
​The Monster Builder by ​Amy Freed

Argyros Stage
District Merchants by by Aaron Posner, inspired by William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice
The Roommate by Jen Silverman
Orange by Aditi Brennan Kapil
A Doll's House, Part 2 by Lucas Hnath*

Nicholas Studio
Yoga Play by Dipika Guha*

Theatre for Young Audiences
Mr. Popper's Penguins, ​book by Robert Kauzlaric, music and lyrics by George Howe, based on the novel by Richard and Florence Atwater
​Flora & Ulysses ​a play by John Glore, adapted from the book by Kate DiCamillo*
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing ​based on the book by Judy Blume, adapted for the stage by Bruce Mason

201​​​5-16 Season

Segerstrom Stage
One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean, based on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni, with songs by Grant Olding
Abundance by ​Beth Henley
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
Red by John Logan
Future Thinking by ​Eliza Clark*
Amadeus by Peter Shaffer

Argyros Stage
Vietgone by ​​Qui Nguyen*
The Madwoman in the Volvo by ​Sandra Tsing Loh*
Going to a Place where you Already Are by Bekah Brunstetter*
Office Hour by Julia Cho*

Theatre for Young Audiences
A Year with Frog and Toad, book and lyrics by Willie Reale, music by Robert Reale, based on the books by Arnold Lobel
Pinocchio by Greg Banks, based on the story by Carlo Collodi
The Light Princess adapted from the fairy tale by George MacDonald, music & lyrics by Mike Pettry, book by Lila Rose Kaplan

201​4-15 Season

Segerstrom Stage
The Tempest by William Shakespeare, adapted and directed by Aaron Posner and Teller, songs by Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan, Choreography by Matt Kent, Pilobolus
Zealot by Theresa Rebeck*
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
Kneehigh's Tristan & Yseult adapted and directed by Emma Rice, writers: Carl Grose and Anna Maria Murphy
​Of Good Stock by ​Melissa Ross*
Peter and the Starcatcher by Rick Elice, based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson

Argyros Stage
Venus in Fur by ​David Ives
The Whipping Man by Matthew Lopez
tokyo fish story by Kimber Lee*
​Mr. Wolf by Rajiv​ Joseph*

Theatre for Young Audiences
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White, adapted by Joseph Robinette
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by ​Dwayne Hartford, adapted from the book by Kate DiCamillo
OZ 2.5 by Catherine Trieschmann, inspired by The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum*

2013-14 Season

Segerstrom Stage
Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
4000 Miles by Amy Herzog
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
The Light in the Piazza book by Craig Lucas, music and lyrics by Adam Guettel
Rest by Samuel D. Hunter*
Tartuffe by Molière, adapted by David Ball

Argyros Stage
Fast Company by Carla Ching*
Trudy and Max in Love by Zoe Kazan*
Reunion by Gregory S Moss*
Five Mile Lake by Rachel Bonds*

Nicholas Studio
The Purple Lights of Joppa Illinois by Adam Rapp*

Theatre for Young Audiences
Ivy + Bean, the Musical book, music and lyrics by Scott Elmegreen, based on the books by Annie Barrows, illustrated by Sophie Blackall
James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl, adapted by David Wood
The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales, by John Glore, adapted from the book by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

2012-13 Season

Segerstrom Stage
Absurd Person Singular by Alan Ayckbourn
How to Write a New Book for the Bible by Bill Cain
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
Chinglish by David Henry Hwang
Smokefall by Noah Haidle*
The Fantasticks music by Harvey Schmidt, book and lyrics by Tom Jones

Argyros Stage
Eurydice Sarah Ruhl
The Motherf**ker with the Hat by Stephen Adly Guirgis
The Whale by Samuel D. Hunter
The Parisian Woman by Beau Willimon*

Theatre for Young Audiences
Robin Hood by Greg Banks
Anastasia Krupnik adapted by Meryl Friedman from the book by Lois Lowry
The Night Fairy adapted by John Glore from the book by Laura Amy Schlitz*

2011-12 Season

Segerstrom Stage
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, adapted for the stage by Joseph Hanreddy and J.R. Sullivan
The Trip to Bountiful by Horton Foote
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
Elemeno Pea by Molly Smith Metzler
The Prince of Atlantis by Steven Drukman*
Jitney by August Wilson

Argyros Stage
How the World Began by Catherine Trieschmann*
Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori Parks
Sight Unseen by Donald Margulies
Cloudlands book and lyrics by Octavio Solis, music and lyrics by Adam Gwon*

Theatre for Young Audiences
Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! by Allison Gregory, adapted from the books by Barbara Park
The Borrowers by Mary Norton, adapted for the stage by Charles Way
Jane of the Jungle book and lyrics by Karen Zacarías, music by Deborah Wicks La Puma*

2010-11 Season

Segerstrom Stage
Misalliance by George Bernard Shaw
Becky Shaw by Gina Gionfriddo
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, adapted by Jerry Patch
A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson*
Three Days of Rain by Richard Greenberg

Argyros Stage
In the Next Room or the vibrator play by Sarah Ruhl
Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker
The Weir by Conor McPherson
Completeness by Itamar Moses*

Theatre for Young Audiences
Sideways Stories from Wayside School adapted for the stage by John Olive, based on the novels by Louis Sachar
Lucky Duck book by Bill Russell and Jeffrey Hatcher, music by Henry Krieger, lyrics by Bill Russell
The Emperor's New Clothes book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, music by Stephen Flaherty

Photo: SCR's 2016 production of All the Way by Robert Schenkkan. Photo by Debora Robinson.