1001 Nights: A Love Story About Loving Stories

Production History


2016 – September 17 – October 16

Atlantic Theater Company

March/April 2014

Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, Georgia
Co-produced by The Flying Carpet Theatre Company and Center for Puppetry Arts

Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez
Book by Robert Lopez and Adam Koplan

Director Adam Koplan
Puppet Director Jon Ludwig
Puppet Designer Jason von Hinezmeyer
Lighting Designer James Aitken
Sound Designer Gregory Montague
Scenic Designer James Aitken
Costume Designer Erik R. Teague
Choreographer Ricardo Aponte
Stage Manager Jessica Lewis
Orchestrations Rick Modlin
Musical Director Robert Strickland

Ally Duncan (Sherry/Scheherezade)
Terry Guest (Blue, Ensemble)
Mary Nye Bennett (Yellow, Ensemble)
Googie Uterhardt (King, Ensemble)
John Wright (Orange, Ensemble)

For an expanded cast and staff list, please click h​ere.​


August 1998

Connelly Theater, New York International Fringe Festival, Fringe NYC

October 1998

Theater at the 14th Street Y

December 1998

Chase Metrotech Center

Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez
Book by Martin Coren, Adam Koplan, Robert Lopez, and the Company

Director Adam Koplan
Set Designer Robert Sweetnam
Puppet Designer Raphael Sperry
Costume Consultant Alexis Gander
Choreographer Joseph P. McDonell
Lighting Designer Ryan Schmidt
Stage Manager Julie Smith
Band Director Lou Garrett

Administrative Support Ashley Wells
Marketing Consultant Vanessa Morrel

Adam Adams
Jessica Cauffiel
Kate Guyton
Kristor M. Johnson
Jay Rhoderick

Matt Baranello
Lou Garrett
Jess Jurkovic


August 1997

Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York City

Music and Lyrics by Josh Sperry
Book devised by the Ensemble

Direction Adam Koplan
Production Management Vanessa Morrel
Dramaturgy Morgan Phillips
Music Direction Josh Sperry
Scenic and Puppet Design Raphael Sperry

Adam Adams
Krister Johnson
Adrienne Kapstein
Jay Rhoderick

Lou Garrett
Josh Sperry
Terry Vinyard
Andy Weintraub