Document Type

Graduate Project

Date of Degree Completion

Summer 2012

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Theatre Production

Committee Chair

Brenda Hubbard

Second Committee Member

Marc Haniuk

Third Committee Member

Michael J. Smith


This project entailed the selection, background research and documentation, development of a musical score, casting, direction, choreography, vocal coaching, and post-production analysis of The University of the Fraser Valley's production of The Arabian Nights by Mary Zimmerman. Documentation included research and analysis of the play, its music and an evaluation of the play as a production vehicle for the Department of Theatre Arts at Central Washington University.