Biography

Desha Crownover

Newsies, JR.

Directed by Desha Crownover
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Jack Feldman
Book by Harvey Fierstein
Based on the Disney Film written by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White

The Tony-winning play, based on the best-selling novels, upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan boy becomes the legendary Peter Pan.

Tuck Everlasting

Directed by Desha Crownover
Choreographed by Marc Caro-Willcox
Adapted for the Stage by Claudia Shear and Tim Federle
Lyrics by Nathan Tysen
Music by Chris Miller
Based on the Novel by Natalie Babbitt

When Winnie Foster meets the Tuck Family she discovers they hold the secret to everlasting life. Should she return to her own family, or join the Tucks on their never-ending journey?

The Adventures of a Bear Called Paddington

Directed by Desha Crownover
Adapted for the Stage by Alfred Bradley
From the Stories by Michael Bond
Music by Bert Chappell
Lyrics by Bert Chappell, Brenda Johnson and Alfred Bradley

San Diego Junior Theatre's 1997 production of The Adventures of a Bear Called Paddington.