2019 - 2020 Season

Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka
Music & Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse & Anthony Newley
Adapated for the Stage by Leslie Bricusse *Timothy Allen McDonald
Based on the book, Charlie and the Choclate Factory by Roald Dahl
Directed by Emily Ranii
Musical Direction by Nathan Urdangen
Choreography by Russell Garrett

Little Women the Broadway Musical
Music by Jason Howland
Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein
Book by Allan Knee
Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott
Directed by Nick Vargas
Musical Direction by Jonathan Goldberg
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

The Little Prince (Postponed)
By Rick Cummins and John Scoullar
Adapated from the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Directed by Emily Ranii

Bud, Not Buddy (Postponed)
Adapted by Reginald André Jackson
From the novel by Christopher Paul Curtis
Directed by Dawn M. Simmons


Special Presentations

Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are In A Play”
Book and Lyrics by Mo Willems
Music by Deobrah Wicks La Puma
Based on the Elephant & Piggie books by Mo Willems
Directed by Jeri Hammond
Musical Direction by Isaac Leverton
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

Curious George: The Golden Meatball – Presented at the Boston Children’s Museum
Music by John Kavanaugh
Book and Lyrics by Jeremy Desmon
Based on the books by Margret and H.A. Rey and the Play, Owned by Universal Stage Productions
Directed by Jeri Hammond
Music Direction by Todd Gordon
Choreography by Dwayne P. Mitchell


Teen Ensemble Productions

Radium Girls
By D.W. Gregory
Directed by Fran Weinberg

The Drowsy Chaperone (Postponed)
Music and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert, Greg Morrison
Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar
Directed by Nick Vargas
Musical Direction by Todd Gordon
Choreography by Jeri Hammond

2018 - 2019 Season

Gooney Bird Greene and Her True Life Adventures
By Kent R. Brown
Based on the book Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry
Directed by Yo-El Cassell

Ragtime
Book by Terrence McNally
Music by Stpehen Flaherty
Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Based on the novel Ragtime by E.L. Doctorow
Directed by Nick Vargas
Musical Direction by Jonathan Goldberg
Choreography by Nailah Randall-Bellinger

Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach
Words and Music by Benj Pasek & Justin Paul
Book by Timothy Allen McDonald
Based on the book James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
Directed by Emily Ranii
Musical Direction by Matthew Stern
Choreography by Juanita Pearl


Special Presentations

Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are In A Play” – Presented at the Boston Children’s Museum
Book and Lyrics by Mo Willems
Music by Deobrah Wicks La Puma
Based on the Elephant & Piggie books by Mo Willems
Directed by Jeri Hammond
Musical Direction by Nathan Urdangen
Choreography by Laurel Conrad


Teen Ensemble

Mockingbird
Adapted by Julie Jensen
From the National Book Award-winning novel by Kathryn Erskine
Directed by Jeremy Ohringer

Once On This Island JR.
Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stpehen Flaherty
Based Upon the Novel, My Love, My Love by Rosa Guy
Directed by Jeri Hammond
Musical Direction by Nathan Urdangen
Choreography by Yewande Odetoyinbo & Dwayne P. Mitchell

2017 - 2018 Season

In the Heights
Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Book by Quiara Alegria Hudes
Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Directed & Choreographed by Rachel Bertone
Musical Direction by Dan Rodriguez

Disney’s Beauty & the Beast
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice
Book by Linda Woolverton
Directed by Jane Staab
Musical Direction by Steve Bergman
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

Stuart Little
Adapted by Josephn Robinette
Based on the book by E.B. White
Directed by Nick Vargas
Musical Direction & Original Music by Todd Gordon
Choreography by Joy Clark


Special Presentations

Seussical Presented at the Boston Children’s Museum
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Book by Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty
Co-Conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty, & Eric Idle
Based on the Works by Dr. Seuss
Directed by Nick Vargas
Musical Direction by John Eldridge
Choreography by Joy Clark


Teen Ensemble

Into the Woods Jr.
Book by James Lapine
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Originally Directed on Broadway by James Lapine
Directed & Choreography by Jeri Hammond
Musical Direction by Nathan Urdangen

2016 - 2017 Season

Akeelah and the Bee
Adapted by Cheryl L. West
From the motion picture by Dough Atchison
Directed by Maura Tighe

Billy Elliot the Musical
Book and Lyrics by Lee Hall
Music by Elton John
Based on the Universal Pictures/Studio Canal Film
Directed by Susan Kosoff
Musical Direction by Jon Goldberg
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

Charlotte’s Web
Adapted by Josephn Robinette
Based on the book by E.B. White
Directed by Emily Ranii & James P. Byrne


Special Presentations

A Year with Frog & Toad Presented at the Boston Children’s Museum
Book and Lyrics by Willie Reale
Music by Robert Reale
Based on the books by Arnold Lobel
Directed by Nick Vargas
Musical Direction by David Lien
Adapted from WFT’s main stage production for the 2015/2016 season

2015 - 2016 Season (35th Anniversary Season)

The Trumpet of the Swan
Adapted by Joseph Robinette
Based on the book by E.B. White
Directed by Shelley Bolman

Disney & Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins
A Musical based on the stories of P.L. Travers & the Walt Disney Film
Original Music &Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman & Robert B. Sherman
Book by Julian Fellowes
New Songs &Additional Music and Lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe
Directed and Choreographed By Russell Garrett
Musical Direction by Robert L. Rucinski

A Year with Frog & Toad
Book and Lyrics by Willie Reale
Music by Robert Reale
Based on the books by Arnold Lobel
Directed and Choreographed by Mimi Katano
Musical Direction by


Special Presentations

A Year with Frog & Toad Presented at the Boston Children’s Museum

Directed by Nick Vargas
Musical Direction by David Lien
Adapted from WFT’s main stage production for the 2015/2016 season

2014 - 2015 Season

Alice
Adapted by Andrew Barbato
Music & Lyrics by Andrew Barbato & Lesley DeSantis
Adapted from Lewis Caroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Alice Through the Looking Glass
Directed by Andrew Barbato
Musical Direction by Robert L. Rucinski
Choreography by Laura Graczyk

Pinocchio
By Wendy Lement & Steven Bogart
Adapted from The Adventures of Pinocchio by Greg Banks & the book by Carlo Collodi
Directed by Steven Bogart
Choreography Patricia Manalo Bochnak

The Taste of Sunrise
By Suzan Zeder
Directed by Wendy Lement & Kristin Johnson

Shrek The Musical
Based on the Dreamworks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig
Book and Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire
Music by Jeanine TEsori
Directed by Shelley Bolman
Musical Direction by Matthew Stern
Choreography by Patricia Manalo Bochnak

2013 - 2014 Season

The Hobbit
Based on the novel by J.R.R Tolkien
Adapted by Patricia Gray
Directed by Shelley Bolman

It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play
Adapated by Joe Landry
An adaptation of It’s A Wonderful Life by Frances Goodrich, Albert, Hackett, Frank Capra, Jo Swerling, & Philip Van Doren Stern
Directed by Wendy Lement

Hairspray The Broadway Musical
Book by Mark O’Donnell & Thomas Meehan
Music by Marc Shaiman
Lyrics by Scott Wittman & Marc Shaiman
Based on the New Line Cinema film, written and directed by John Waters
Directed by Susan Kosoff
Musical Direction by Matthew Stern
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
By Jeannine Coulombe
An adaptation of the book by Grace Lin
Directed by Jane Staab

2012 - 2013 Season

Anne of Green Gables
by Norman Campbell, Donald Harron, L.M. Montgomery
Directed by Jane Staab
Musical Direction by Robert L. Rucinski
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

Oliver!
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Lionel Bart
Directed by Susan Kosoff
Musical Direction by Jonathan Goldberg
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

Pippi Longstocking
Adapted by Thomas W. Olson
Adapted from the book by Astrid Lindgren
Directed by Wendy Lement

2011 - 2012 Season

The Phantom Tollbooth
Book by Norton Juster & Sheldon Harnick
Music by Arnold Black
Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Based on the book by Norton Juster
Directed by Jane Staab
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

The Wizard of Oz
Adapted by Frank Gabrielson
Music & Lyrics by Harold Arlen & E.Y. Harburg
An adaptation of the book by L. Frank Baum
Directed by James P. Byrne
Musical Direction by Jonathan Goldberg
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

The Miracle Worker
By William Gibson
Based on The Story of My Life by Helen Keller
Directed by Susan Kosoff

2010 - 2011 Season

Annie
Book by Thomas Meehan
Music by Charles Strouse
Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Directed by Jane Staab
Musical Direction by Steven Bergman
Choreography by Laurel Conrad

The Secret Garden
Book and Lyrics by Susan Kosoff
Music by Jane Staab
Adapted from the book by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Directed by Susan Kosoff
Musical Direction & Musical Arrangements by Jonathan Goldberg

Aladdin & the Wonderful Lamp
By James Norris
Directed by James P. Byrne