Document Type

Graduate Project

Date of Degree Completion


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Theatre Production

Committee Chair

Wesley Van Tassel

Second Committee Member

Derek Lane

Third Committee Member

Christina Barrigan


This project entailed the selection, academic and visual graphic research and documentation, sceneographic design and execution, casting, direction, movement choreography, vocal coaching, and post-production analysis of Alaska Theatre of Youth 2005 Summer Conservatory's production of Inuk and the Sun by playwright Henry Beissel. The documentation includes research and analysis of the play, and an evaluation of this play as a production vehicle for the department of Theatre Arts at Central Washington University. This project also includes graphic research collages and renderings for scenery and costume designs.