Document Type


Date of Award

Winter 1-2007

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Theatre Production

First Advisor

George Bellah

Second Advisor

Arlin James (Jim) Hawkins

Third Advisor

Elise Forier


This project included the selection, background research and documentation, analysis, casting, direction, and post-production analysis of the Taipei American School Upper School's production ofTurandot by Carlo Gozzi. 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.