2020-21 Season


James and the Giant Peach

Adapted by David Wood from the book by Roald Dahl

Oct 2-10, Brenau’s Pearce Auditorium

Presented by WonderQuest, GTA for Young Audiences.
Forced to move in with his wicked aunts, James Henry Trotter is “the saddest and loneliest boy you could find.” See what happens when James accidentally spills the enchanted gift from a mysterious stranger at the foot of a tired peach tree!

Rated G

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Tim Rice

Nov 11-21, Brenau’s Hosch Theatre

The biblical story of Joseph and his coat of many colors comes alive in this musical retelling. One of the most enduring shows of all time, this timeless tale is set to a multitude of musical genres, spanning from country-western and calypso to bubble-gum pop and rock and roll.

Rated PG

Little Women: The Musical

Book by Allan Knee, Music by Jason Howland, Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein

Feb 10-20, Brenau’s Hosch Theatre

Based on Louisa May Alcott’s beloved 1869 novel, Little Women shares the adventures of the four March sisters; Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy. This treasured story is brought to life in a musical filled with buoyant, joyful melodies, memorable characters, and a big-hearted message.

Rated PG

In the Red and Brown Water

By Terell Alvin McCraney

Feb 12-20, UNG-Gainesville’s Ed Cabell Theatre

A young runner with boundless possibilities, Oya is forced to choose between her ailing mother and her own dreams. This intoxicating coming-of-age drama charts a young girl’s thrust into womanhood and her subsequent fall into the turbulent waters of life.

Rated R

The Arabian Nights

By Mary Zimmerman

Apr 7-17, UNG-Gainesville’s Ed Cabell Theatre

A collection of darker stories intended for adults, and told by Scheherazade, a young haram girl who must create nightly cliffhangers to save her own life. Tales of love, lust, comedy, and dreams will enchant audiences through the healing power of storytelling.

Rated PG-13