The Waves


From the novel by Virginia Woolf
Adaptation David Bucknam and Lisa Peterson
Music and Additional Lyrics David Bucknam
Direction Lisa Peterson
Orchestrations Helen Gregory

1989/90 Season

April 27, 1990—June 2, 1990

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A music-theatre adaption of Virginia Woolf’s novel, The Waves chronicles the lives of six friends growing up in Edwardian England. The piece use Woolf’s lyrical language and vivid imagery to re-create the movement of life from the innocence of childhood and the enthusiasms of youth to the bitterness and wisdom of middle age.   

Choreography Marcia Milgrom Dodge
Scenic Design Randy Benjamin
Costume Design Michael Krass
Lighting Design Brian MacDevitt
Sound Design Bruce A. Kreamer
Casting Simon/Kumin Casting
Stage Manager Liz Small
Production Manager George Xenos

with Catherine Cox, Diane Fratantoni, Aloyisius Gigl, John Jellison, Sarah Rice and John Sloman