​Multimedia: 201​​8-1​9 Season

Here's a convenient round-up of information about each production in a season​—including stories, dramaturgical notes, programs, videos, podcasts and more. In addition, read in-depth stories from our Theatre Conservatory and about supporters of SCR's programs.

201​7-18  •   2016-17  •  2015-16  •  2014-15  •  2013-14

201​​​​8-1​​​​9 SEASON

Kings

Communications Associate
VIDEO: SCR Staff Picks: Kings
SCR's Communications Associate Nicholas Pilapil tells us why he loves Kings.

​​Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

The Cast of Vanya and Sonia
STORY: Meet the Cast: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
The cast for Christopher Durang’s comedy includes new faces and SCR veterans. Here’s what some of them have to say about the play, the playwright and their characters.
Vanya and Sonia Logo
PODCAST: Interview with Bart DeLorenzo Director of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
During rehearsals, director Bart DeLorenzo talks about South Coast Repertory’s production of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang.
Vanya and Sonia Program Cover
PDF: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike program
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.
Bart deLorenzo
STORY: Bart DeLorenzo on the Master of Comedy, Christopher Durang
Bart DeLorenzo directs a Christopher Durang play for the first time with Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. Here, ​he shares his thoughts on the playwright and his celebrated comedy’s ultimate message.
SCR Staff Talks About Vanya and Sonia
VIDEO: SCR Staff Picks: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Literary Director Kimberly Colburn​ tells us why she's excited for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.
Durang and Chekhov
STORY: You Don’t Need to Know Chekhov to Enjoy this Play!
Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike is a modern riff on Chekhov, but you don’t need to be familiar with the Russian writer to enjoy this hilarious comedy.
Vanya and Sonia Drawing
STORY: A Madcap, Life-Affirming Comedy + Zany Characters = Christopher Durang’s Most Famous Play
Christopher Durang’s Tony Award-winning play is a life-affirming comedy about the power of family ties. Read on to learn more about the story and characters.

​Sense and Sensibility

Casey Stangl and Sandy Daniels
STORY/SLIDESHOW: Party Play: Sense and Sensibility
From the opening lines, Sense and Sensibility captured the First Night audience and never let up, delivering delightful performances, sparkling dialogue and colorful period costumes.
Still Image from Sense and Sensibility Video
VIDEO: Scenes from Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility
Scenes from South Coast Repertory’s 55th season kick-off, Sense and Sensibility, by Jane Austen, adapted by Jessica Swale.
Audience Reactions
VIDEO: Sense and Sensibility Audience Reactions
Audiences are loving South Coast Repertory’s 55th season kick-off Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen, adapted by Jessica Swale. Watch what they have to say.
Costumes from Sense and Sensibility
STORY: From Sketch to Stage with Sense and Sensibility Costume Designer Maggie Morgan
Costume designer combines her love for fashion history, literature and storytelling for Jane Austen hit.
Jessica Swale
STORY: Austen for a Modern Audience
Sense and Sensibility Dramaturg Kimberly Colburn talks about the adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel by British playwright and screenwriter Jessica Swale adapted and how this “bright little gem” sparkles.
Jane Austen
STORY: The Ascension of Austen
How did Jane Austen’s work reach the ubiquitous level of popularity it currently enjoys? Read on to learn more about how Austen’s stories achieved superstar status.
Sense & Sensibility Program
PDF: Sense & Sensibility program
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for Sense and Sensibility.
Sense & Sensibility Staff Pick Video
VIDEO: SCR Staff Picks: Sense and Sensibility
SCR Wig and Makeup Supervisor Allison Lowery tells us why she loves Sense and Sensibility.
Sense & Sensibility Cast
STORY: Meet the Cast: Sense & Sensibility
Eleven actors take on nearly 20 roles in this adaptation of Sense and Sensibility. Meet the cast.
Sense & Sensibility
PODCAST: Interview with Sense and Sensibility Director Casey Stangl
Sense and Sensibility director Casey Stangl talks about the fun and power of this Jane Austen classic.
Janeites at a Convention
STORY: Calling All Janeites!
Learn about the phenomenon of Janeites, a subculture of enthusiastic admirers of Jane Austen’s writings, whose enthusiasm has been compared to that of Star Trek’s Trekkies and Harry Potter’s Potterheads.
Casey Stangl
STORY: A Director Gets Lost in Austen: Four Questions with Casey Stangl
Casey Stangl returns to SCR to kick off our ​55th season with Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility. Learn more about her thoughts on Austen’s stories and this exciting adaptation in our Q&A.

Top photo: Rustin Cole Sailors and Amanda Leigh Jerry in the 201​7 ​production of ​Once. Photo by ​​Jordan Kubat.