33 VARIATIONS

by Moises Kaufman

Directed by James A Rocco

 

"Rocco does a masterful job."

Bev Wolf, Twin Cities Daily Planet

"Director James Rocco has provided all the right moves, 

a not to be missed production." 

Talkin' Broadway

THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE

 by Gilbert & Sullivan

Directed by James A Rocco

"It may be time for Pirates to

set sail for major ports of call." 

Arthur Dorman, Talkin' Broadway

"Rocco goes for the gusto in every moment.  A winner."

Misha Berson, The Seattle Times

IN THE HEIGHTS

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT®

by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice

Directed and Choreographed by James A Rocco 

 

"This production could be the bar

by which all others are judged.

Stunning!"

Broadway World

 SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

 by Comden & Greene

Directed by James A Rocco

Entrancingly staged...in a league of its own. 

The New York Times

IN THE HEIGHTS

 

 by  Lin Manue Miranda, Quiara Alegría Hudes

Directed by James A Rocco 

 

Best of the Year

Twin Cities Arts Reader

Best Production

MN Theatre Awards

BROADWAY WORLD REGIONAL AWARD

"Extraordinary."

My Talk 107

A knockout!  

The songs are showstoppers,

propelled by the kind of

vintage hoofing that built Broadway. 

Variety

Dazzlingly clear the visual language of American Musical Theatre

is as powerful as sounds.

The NY Times

YANKEE DOODLE 

(World Premiere)

 by David Armstrong, Albert Evans & George M. Cohen

Directed & Choreographed by James A Rocco

 THE WIZARD OF OZ

Co-Directed & Choreographed by James A Rocco 

 JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

by Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice

Directed and Choreographed by James A Rocco 

 

"Stirring and memorable”

- The LA Times

 

“Brilliant. Superstar is a revelation.  Passionately directed.”

- Sacramento Republic

 

“Triumphant.  A miracle in splendid staging.”

- The San Diego Union

GREY GARDENS

(Mid-West Premiere)

 by  Doug Wright, Michael Korie & Scott Frank

Directed by James A Rocco & Jayme McDaniel

Best of the Year 

A vibrant vision infused with quirky surrealism.

John Townsend, Lavender Magazine

DAMN YANKEES

 

 by  George Abbott, Richard Adler & Jerry Ross

Directed & Reconceived by James A Rocco 

 

 

Exhilarating and Exuberant!

 Breaks Racial Barriers

John Townsend, Lavendar

 

(Rocco) Knocks it out of the park.

Star Tribune

 

"Pretty close to perfect in every way."

Chris Hewitt,  Twin Cities Com