Running June 26-July 16, the 2010 conference will workshop the musicals Buddy's Tavern, Clear and Eden. Musical directors for the summer presentations are Ray Feldman, Brad Simmons and Vadim Feichtner.
Carlyle, who directed and choreographed the Broadway revival of Finian's Rainbow, will stage Buddy's Tavern, penned by Raymond De Felitta (libretto), Alison Hubbard (lyrics) and Kim Oler (score). Fellman will serve as musical director.
Goldstein, who is slated to stage the Broadway revival of Godspell, will helm Clear, by Tony Award winner Stew and Paul Oakley Stovall (score), with additional music by Irv Johnson and Stephen Goers. Simmons will musical direct.
Forever Plaid creator Ross will direct Eden, by Mel Marvin (score) and Jonathan Levi (libretto/lyrics). Feichtner will musical direct the O'Neill presentation.
Phone (860) 443-1238 or visit www.theoneill.org. The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center was founded in 1964 and is based in Waterford, CT. Programs at the Center include the Puppetry Conference, Playwrights Conference, Critics Institute, Music Theater Conference and the National Theater Institute. The Monte Cristo Cottage, O'Neill's childhood home, is also owned and operated by the group.