Document Type

Graduate Project

Date of Degree Completion

Summer 2011

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Theatre Production

Committee Chair

George Bellah

Second Committee Member

Michael J Smith

Third Committee Member

Christina Barrigan


This project entailed the selection, background research and documentation, casting, direction, and post-production analysis of Mercury Player's production of Patrick Shandley's Doubt: A Parable. Documentation included research and analysis of the play and an evaluation of the play as a production vehicle for the community theatre.