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Past Productions

Hope Rep opened its doors in 1972 with Founding Artistic Director John Tammi. Since then, there have been 48 years of summer theatre on the campus of Hope College. Take a look at previous productions on the Hope Rep stage. 

Season 50 – 2022

Every Brilliant Thing (remount)

HSRT 50th Concert

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder

Much Ado About Nothing

Hold These Truths

Lulu and The Long Walk

The Color Purple

It’s A Wonderful Life: The Radio Play

Season 49 – 2021

A Year with Frog & Toad

The Mountaintop

Every Brilliant Thing

The Importance of Being Earnest

Children of a Lesser God

A Night with Alex Thompson

Season 48 – 2019

 Murder for Two

West Side Story

Elephant and Piggie's We Are In A Play!

truth: The Testimonial of Sojourner Truth

The Old Man and The Old Moon

Shakespeare in Love

Cinderella - Emerging Artist Initiative

Season 47 – 2018

The Wiz


An Iliad

The Odd Couple

Dragon Pack Snack Attack – The Musical

Season 46 – 2017



Driving Miss Daisy

A View from the Bridge

Curious George: The Golden Meatball

Schoolhouse Rock Live!

Season 45 – 2016



Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike

The Fantasticks

Cat in the Hat

Go Dog. Go!

Season 44 – 2015

Les Miserables

Smokey Joe's Cafe

To Kill a Mockingbird

Hay Fever

Season 43 – 2014

The Sound of Music

Hot Mikado

A Raisin in the Sun

The Matchmaker

Season 42 – 2013

The 39 Steps

All Shook Up

The Light in the Piazza

Romeo & Juliet

I Am Woman

Season 41 – 2012

Songs for a New World

An Inspector Calls

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Pride and Prejudice

Diary of a Worm, a Spider and a Fly

Chaps! The Musical

Season 40 – 2011

Guys on Ice

I Remember Mama

The Borrowers

Return to the Forbidden Planet

Taking Steps

How I Became a Pirate

Children of Eden

Season 39 – 2010

A Year With Frog and Toad

The Last Night of Ballyhoo

The Brand New Kid

An Italian Straw Hat

I Do! I Do!


Into the Woods

Season 38 – 2009

Dogpark: The Musical

Little Women

Charlotte's Web

The Cmplt Wrks of Wm Shkspr (Abrdgd)

Suds: The Rocking 60's Musical Soap Opera

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type

Room Service

Season 37 – 2008

Doubt, A Parable

Petite Rouge: A Cajun Little Red Riding Hood

The Foreigner

Closer Than Ever

Forever Plaid

 Sarah, Plain and Tall

Kiss Me, Kate 

Season 36 – 2007

Go, Dog, Go!

Lost in Yonkers

She Loves Me

A Night Of Cowboy Madness

The Hypochondriac

Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business


Season 35 – 2006

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The Shakespeare Revue

The Rude Mechanicals

Dames at Sea

Memory House

Miss Nelson is Missing!

Shakespeare in Hollywood



Season 34 – 2005


Bedroom Farce


Season 33 – 2004

G.I. Jive

Bye Bye Birdie


Arms and the Man

Rounding Third

All Night Diner 

Season 32 – 2003

And the World Goes 'Round: The Songs of Kander and Ebb

Guys and Dolls

The Game of Love and Chance

The caine Mutiny Court Martial

Once Upon a Mattress

The Guys

Season 31 – 2002

Fully Committed


Charley's Aunt

The Woman in Black


Fully Committed

Hooray for Hollywood

Season 30 – 2001

He Loves, She Loves

The Wizard of Oz


Educating Rita

The Two Gentlemen of Verona


Season 29 – 2000

You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat 

Dream Coat


Three Viewings

The Mystery of Irma Vep

G.I. Jive

Season 28 – 1999

Man of La Mancha

Twelve Angry Men

The Tempest



Back to Back Street (Caberet)

Season 27 – 1998

Johnny Pye And The Foolkiller

The Odd Couple


Having Our Say

The Compleat Wks of Willm Shkspr (Abridged)

Meet Me at the Back Street (Caberet)

Season 26 – 1997

Billy Bishop Goes to War

To Kill a Mockingbird


Return to the Forbidden Planet

The Turn of the Screw

Season 25 – 1996

Forever Plaid

Chaps! The Musical 


Babes in Arms

As You Like It

The Glass Menagerie

Season 24 – 1995

The Nutcracker

Much Ado About Nothing

The Nerd

The Secret Garden

CHAPS! A Cowboy Cabaret


Season 23 – 1994
Season 22 – 1993
Season 21 – 1992
Season 20 – 1991
Season 19 – 1990
Season 18 – 1989
Season 17 – 1988
Season 16 – 1987
Season 15 – 1986
Season 14 – 1985
Season 13 – 1984
Season 12 – 1983
Season 11 – 1982
Season 10 – 1981
Season 9 – 1980
Season 6 – 1977
Season 5 – 1976
Season 4 – 1975
Season 3 – 1974
Season 2 – 1973
Season 1 – 1972

Knickerbocker Holiday

Three Men on a Horse

Ah, Wilderness!

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