Document Type


Date of Award

Spring 4-2007

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Theatre Production

First Advisor

George Bellah

Second Advisor

Wesley Van Tassel

Third Advisor

Christina Barrigan


This project entailed the selection, background research and documentation, choreography, music analysis, casting, direction, vocal coaching, and post- production analysis of La Quinta High School's production of Sharon Deady's Cyrano. Documentation includes research and analysis of the play, and an evaluation of the play as a production vehicle for the department of Theatre Arts at Central Washington University. The analysis also includes a discussion as to the non-traditional directorial vision of this production.