Past seasons 1976-2014

Northumberland Players’s first performance was in the fall of 1976.

Photographs and programs for productions marked * available in the galleries.

If you notice errors, or if you have more information or photographs of any production, please contact Northumberland Players at 905-372-0577, 1-888-8110-0003 or email info@northumberlandplayers.com

2013-2014

Glengarry Glen Ross* by David Mamet Valerie Russell, director
Don’t Dress for Dinner* by Marc Camoletti Dave Clark, director
Snow White by Mary Doig Mary Doig, director
It’s a Wonderful Life: a Live Radio Play by Tony Palermo Jack Boyagian, director
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth Valerie Russell, director
Jesus Christ Superstar* by Andrew Lloyd Webber Shannon Oliver, director
Agnes of God* by John Pielmeier Christine Sharp, director
Love, Loss, and What I Wore by Nora Ephron & Delia Ephron Alina Adjemian, director

2012-2013

Twelve Angry Men* by Sherman Serge Valerie Russell, director
The Kitchen Witches* Caroline Smith Christine Sharp, director
Aladdin* Mary Doig Mary Doig, director
Bedroom Farce Alan Ayckbourn Shannon Oliver, director
Peter Pan J.M. Barrie Heather Jopling, director
Bedtime Stories Norm Foster Lynne Templer, director
More Work than a Puppy Heather Jopling Heather Jopling, director
Death and the Maiden Ariel Dorfman Jan Crane, director

2011-2012

A Month of Sundays by Bob Larbey Jack Boyagian, director
Doubt by John Patrick Shanley Heather Jopling, director
Cinderella Christmas by Milena Janda Mary Doig, director
Here on the Flight Path by Norm Foster Helen Matthew, director
Cabaret by Joe Marshall Jack Boyagian, director
The Dining Room by A.R. Gurney Chris Worsnop, director
Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks by Richard Alfieri Leah McMullen, director

2010-2011

Having Hope at Home by David Stewart Craig Brenda Worsnop, director
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance Dave Clark, director
The Trouble with Richard by L. E. Hines Christine Sharp, director
Looking by Norm Foster Ron Tollett, director
Annie by Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse, Martin Chamin Val Russell, director
Putnam County Spelling Bee by Rachel Sheinkin, William Finn, Shannon Oliver, director

2009-2010

Relatively Speaking* by Alan Ayckbourn Mary Doig, director
Santa’s Big Sleep by Lee Williams Fairbanks Victor Baitley, director
Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling Chris Worsnop, director
Sweeney Todd by Stephen Sondheim & Hugh Wheeler Shannon Oliver, director
The Long Weekend by Norm Foster Jack Boyagian, director

2008-2009

Any Wednesday by Muriel Resnick Brenda Worsnop, director
The Only Christmas Pageant in Town by Faye Couch Reeves Victor Baitley, director
On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson Dave Clark, director
Hair by Gerome Ragni& James Rado Shannon Oliver, director
The Last Resort by Norm Foster Val Russell, director
The Affections of May by Norm Foster Nancy Little, director

2007-2008

Maggie’s Getting Married by Norm Foster David Glover, director
Urinetown by Mark Hollmann & Greg Cotis Jack Boyagian, director
Not Now Darling by Ray Cooney & John Chapman Chris Worsnop, director
Menopositive the Musical by J.J. McColl Jan Crane, director
My Husband’s Wild Desires Almost Drove Me Mad by John Tobias Shannon Oliver, director

2006-2007

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
High Temperature* by Avery Hopwood Mary Doig, director
The Full Monty by David Yazbek, Terence McNally Val Russell, director
Sylvia by A.R. Gurney Shannon Oliver, director

2005-2006

Dames at Sea by Jim Wise, Goerge Haimsohn, Robin Miller Valerie Russell, director
Falsettoland by William Finn, James Lapine
Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesserling Jack Boyagian, director
I Ought to be in Pictures by Neil Simon Dave Clark, director
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas by Carol Hall, Larry King, Peter Masterson Valerie Russell, director
Picasso at the Lapin Agile by Steve Martin Heather Jopling, director
Problem Child & Problem Child by George F. Walker

2004-2005

Forever Plaid by James Raitt Valerie Russell, director
Assassins by Stephen Sondheim
The Odd Couple by Neil Simon
Key for Two by John Chapman & Dave Freeman
Shakespeare’s Lovers by William Shakespeare, Libby Appel, Michael Flatchmann
Man of La Mancha by Joe Darion, Dale Wasserman, Mitch Leigh
Underpants by Carl Sternheim Jack Boyagian, director
Proof by David Auburn Valerie Russell, director
More Work than a Puppy by Heather Jopling Heather Jopling, director

2003-2004

How to Leave Adolescence at 30 by Heather Jopling Heather Jopling, director
Lend Me a Tenor by Ken Ludwig
Our Town by Thornton Wilder Dave Clark, director
Square Root of Love by Daniel Meltzer
Rocky Horror Show by Richard O’Brien Valerie Russell, director
Dead Guilty by Richard Harris
Lobby Hero by Kenneth Lonergan Jack Boyagian, director

2002-2003

The Absence of a Cello by Ira Jan Wallach
Touch and Go
The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler
Evita by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence & Robert E. Lee
The Chalk Garden by Enid Bagnold

2001-2002

Stepping Out by Richard Harris
Situation Comedy by Johnny Mortimer & Brian Cooke
Jesus Christ Superstar by Andrew Lloyd Webber Valerie Russell, director
Try to Remember
Peggy and Grace by Bonnie Laing
Buried Child by Sam Shepard Dave Clark, director

2000-2001

You’ll Get Used to It — The War Show by Peter Colley
There Goes the Bride by Ray Cooney & John Chapman
To Grandmother’s House We Go by Joanne M. Glass
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum by Burt Shevelove, Larry Gelbart, Stephen Sondheim
Divorce Me, Darling by Alex Gottlieb

1999-2000

Kiss or Make Up by Jack Sharkey
Queen of Bingo by Jeanne Michels & Phyllis Murphy
Cabaret by Joe Masteroff
See How They Run by Philip King

1998-1999

Don’t Dress for Dinner by Marc Carmoletti
Play On by Rick Abbot
The Music Man by Meredith Willson & Frank Lacey
The Girl in the Freudian Slip by William Ferdinand Brown

1997-1998

Making Music
No Sex Please, We’re British by Anthony Marriott & Alistair Foot
Educating Rita by Willie Russell
Rumors by Neil Simon
Plaza Suite by Neil Simon

1996-1997

Black Comedy by Peter Schaffer
The Underdogs by William Weintraub
Lily, The Felon’s Daughter by Tom Taggart
Tribute by Bernard Slade
42nd Street by Michael Stewart & Mark Bramble
Hay Fever by Noel Coward

1995-1996

Love Letters by A.R. Gurney
Oklahoma by Rodgers & Hammerstein
Prelude to a Kiss by Craig Lucas
The Underdogs by William Weintraub

1994-1995

The Gin Game by D.L. Coburn
Lost in Yonkers by Neil Simon
Mame by Jerry Herman, Jerome Lawrence, Robert Edwin Lee
Weekend Comedy vJean & Sam Bobrick
Oleanna by David Mamet

1993-1994

The Gin Game by D.L. Coburn
Lost in Yonkers by Neil Simon
Mame by Jerry Herman, Jerome Lawrence, Robert Edwin Lee
Weekend Comedy by Jean & Sam Bobrick
Oleanna by David Mamet

1992-1993

Murder at the Howard Johnson’s by Ron Clark & Sam Bobrick
Take a Number Darling by Jack Sharkey
Pajama Game by Jerry Ross, George Abbott, Richard Pike Bissel, Richard Adler
Gazebo by Alec Coppel
The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams

1991-1992

That was Then, This is Now by S.E. Hinton
I’m Not Rappaport by Herb Gardner
The Hand that Cradles the Rock by Warren Graves
The King and I by Rodgers & Hammerstein
84, Charing Cross Road by James Roose-Evans

1990-1991

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Dale Wasserman
My Darling Judith by Norm Foster
Little Shop of Horrors by Howard Ashman
I Never Sang for My Father by Robert Anderson

1989-1990

The Fantasticks by Edmond Rostand & George Fleming
The Melville Boys by Norm Foster
South Pacific by Rodgers & Hammerstein
How the Other Half Loves by Alan Ayckbourn
Veronica’s Room by Ira Levin

1988-1989

Norman, Is That You? by Ron Clark & Sam Bobrick
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon
Guys and Dolls by Frank Loesser
Pack of Lies by Hugh Whitemore
Catch Me if You Can by Jack Weinstock & Willie Gilbert

1987-1988

No Sex Please, We’re British by Anthony Marriott & Alistair Foot
Murder Among Friends by Bob Barry
The Sound of Music by Rodgers & Hammerstein
The Dining Room by A. R. Guerney

1986-1987

NP Revisited ’86
Here We Come Gathering by Phillip King & Anthony Armstrong
Beauty and The Beast
Dracula by Hamilton Deane
Fiddler on The Roof by Jerry Boch, Joseph Stein, Sheldon Harnick, Sholem Aleichem
A Bed Full of Foreigners by Dave Freeman

1985-1986

Nurse Jane Goes to Hawaii by Allan Stratton
Cinderella by Mary Doig
I’ll Be Back Before Midnight by Peter Colley
Camelot by Lerner & Loewe
Wally’s Café by Sam Bobrick & Ron Clark
Trial by Jury by Gilbert & Sullivan

1984-1985

Charley’s Aunt by Brandon Thomas
Angels in Love by Hugh Mills
NP Revisited
Side by Side by Sondheim by Stephen Sondheim
Annie by Thomas Meehen
Talley’s Folly by Lanford Wilson
The Dresser by Ronald Harwood

1983-1984

A Marriage Proposal by Anton Chekhov
Red Spy at Night by Robert King
The Strangest Kind of Romance by Tennessee Williams
Murder in the Cathedral by T.S. Elliott
On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson
Relatively Speaking by Alan Ayckbourn
My Fair Lady by Lerner & Loewe
Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward

1982-1983

See How They Run by Philip King
Waiting for the Parade by John Murrell
The Music Man by Meredith Willson
The Sunshine Boys by Neil Simon

1981-1982

Jitters by David French
Our Town by Thornton Wilder
Hello Dolly by Michael Stewart & Jerry Herman
Butterflies are Free by Leonard Gershe

1980-1981

Love Rides the Rails by Morland Cary
The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie
California Suite by Neil Simon
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum by Burt Shevelove, Larry Gelbart, Stephen Sondheim
Barefoot in the Park by Neil Simon

1979-1980

Vanities (Harbourfront) by Jack Heifner
Last of the Red Hot Lovers by Neil Simon
The Adventures of Freddykid & Seagull Sam by Linda Hutsell-Manning
Catch Me if You Can by Jack Weinstock & Willie Gilbert
Same Time Next Year by Bernard Slade
Gypsy by Arthur Laurents & Stephen Sondheim
6 Rms Riv Vu by Bob Randall

1978-1979

The Owl & The Pussycat by Bill Manhoff
Noah
Cabaret by Joe Masteroff
Mary Mary by Jean Kerr

1977-1978

Harvey by Mary Chase
Vanities by Jack Heifner
Dames at Sea by George Haimsohn & Robin Miller

1976-1977

Don’t Drink the Water by Woody Allen
Arsenic & Old Lace by Joseph Kesserling