International Thespian Conference Mainstage

Every year, 8 mainstage productions are selected to perform at the International Thespian Convention in Lincoln, Nebraska. DSA Theatre productions have been selected three times for this high honor, including:

  • The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (2017-2018)
    Music and Lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin, Conceived by Rebecca Feldman
    Directed by Shawn Hann
    Choreographed by Candy Brown
    Vocal direction by Brian Stinar
    Orchestra direction by Ryan Durfee
  • Spring Awakening (2015-2016)
    Music‎: ‎Duncan Sheik Lyrics‎: ‎Steven Sater
    Book‎: ‎Steven Sater  Basis‎: ‎Spring Awakening‎; by ‎Frank Wedekind
    Directed by Shawn Hann
    Choreographed by Laurence Curry
    Vocal direction by Brian Stinar
    Orchestra direction by Ryan Durfee
  • The Three Sisters (2013-2014)
    Written by Anton Chekhof
    Directed by Brandon Becker
  • Urinetown (2009-2010)
    Written by Greg Kotis and Mark Hollmann
    Directed by Shawn Hann
    Choreographed by Candy Brown
    Vocal direction by Brian Stinar
  • Brighton Beach Memoirs (2006-2007)
    Written by Neil Simon
    Directed by Shawn Hann