Production History

Founded by Tal Lostracco in the Summer of 2001 at Lon Morris College, his summer theatre camp has become regarded  as one of the premiere summer theatre training programs in the state of Texas. In 2004 the camp moved to Trinity Valley Community College where he assumed the role of chair of the theatre department.  In 2009 the camp moved to Southwestern University.  Recently the camp relocated to Baylor University.

Summer 2013 – Southwestern University

Summer 2012 – Southwestern University

  • The Children’s Hour by Lillian Hellman directed by Natasha Tolleson
  • The Laramie Project by Moises Kaufman directed by Billy Dragoo
  • The Beggar’s Opera by John Gay directed by Rod Sheffield
  • The Skin of Our Teeth by Thorton Wilder directed by Scott Tipton

Summer 2011 – Southwestern University

  • The Marriage of Bette and Boo by Christopher Durang directed by Natasha Tolleson
  • Woyzeck by Georg Buchner directed by Craig Hertel
  • The Night of the Iguana by Tennessee Williams directed by Billy Dragoo
  • Urinetown by Greg Kotis directed by Rod Sheffield
  • Josephine the Mouse Singer by James McLure directed by Scott Tipton

Summer 2010 – Southwestern University

  • Marisol by Jose Rivera directed by Scott Tipton
  • Lysistrata by Aristophanes directed by Rod Sheffield
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller directed by Billy Dragoo
  • The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht directed by Natasha Tolleson
  • The Tragedy of Tragedies by Henry Fielding directed by Craig Hertel

Summer 2009 – Southwestern University

  • Moby Dick Rehearsed by Orson Welles directed by Gloria McLuckie
  • A Lie of the Mind by Sam Sheppard directed by Billy Dragoo
  • Spring’s Awakening by Frank Wedekind directed by Travis Poe
  • The Comedy of Errors by Shakespeare directed by Craig Hertel
  • The Memorandum by Vaclav Havel directed by Rod Sheffield

Summer 2008 – TVCC

  • To Fool The Eye by Jean Anouilh directed by Carrie Klypchak
  • Catch 22 by – Directed by Craig Hertel
  • Phedre by Racine – Directed by Gloria McLuckie
  • The Ubu Plays by Alfred Jarry- Directed by Rod Sheffield
  • The Magic Fire by Lillian Groag

Summer 2007 – TVCC

  • The Green Bird by Carlo Gozzi – Directed by Craig Hertel
  • After the Fall by Arthur Miller – Directed by Billy Dragoo
  • The Triangle Factory Fire Project by Christopher Piehler – Directed by Gloria McLuckie

Summer 2005 – TVCC

  • Machinal by Sophie Treadwell – Directed by Mark Pickell
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Shakespeare – Directed by Gloria McLuckie
  • Pippin by Schwartz and Hirson – Directed by Theresa Baldwin
  • The Oresteia by Aeschylus – Directed by Craig Hertel
  • You Can’t Take it With You by Kaufman and Hart – Directed by Travis Poe

Summer 2004 – TVCC

  • Dark of the Moon by Richardson and Berney – Directed by Gloria McLuckie
  • Pericles by Shakespeare – Directed by Craig Hertel
  • Rhinoceros by Eugene Ionesco – Directed by Mark Pickell
  • Roots in a Parched Ground by Horton Foote – Directed by Travis Poe

Summer 2003 – Lon Morris College

  • April Fish by Ted Pezzulo – Directed by Sergio Sauceda
  • Blood Wedding by Federico Garcia Lorca – Directed by Zach Moore
  • Crimes of the Madhouse by De Lorde – Directed by Carrie Klypchak
  • JB by Archibald MacLeish – Directed by Craig Hertel
  • La Dispute by Marivaux – Directed by Mark Pickell

Summer 2002 – Lon Morris College

  • A…My Name is Alice by Joan Micklin Silver and Julianne Boyd – Directed by Allison Frost
  • A Piece of My Heart by Shirley Lauro – Directed by Gloria McLuckie
  • The White Rose by Lillian Garrett-Groag – Directed by Tim Haynes
  • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum by Sondheim, Shevelove, and Gelbart – Directed by Rod Sheffield
  • The Good Person of Setzuan by Bertolot Brecht – Directed by Mark Pickell
  • Indians by Arthur Kopit – Directed by Travis Poe
  • The Rimers of Eldritch by Lanford Wilson – Directed by Tim Haynes
  • Voice of the Prairie by John Olive – Directed by Gloria McLuckie

Summer 2001 – Lon Morris College

  • Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare – Directed by Mark Pickell
  • Harvey by Mary Chase – Directed by Tim Haynes
  • Daughters of the Lone Star State by Del Shores – Directed by Rod Sheffield
  • Opal by Robert Lindsey Nassif – Directed by Gloria McLuckie
  • Strider by Mark Rozovsky – Directed by Travis Poe