Date of Award

Fall 9-2018

Document Type

Honors Project

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts


Theatre and Dance

Department Chair or Program Director

Stull, Gregg

First Advisor

Stull, Gregg

Second Advisor

Housley, Helen

Major or Concentration



This project documents the character development of the character America in Jessica Dickey's The Amish Project. This first half of this project is an exploration of character through personal research. It addresses topics central to the character America such as Puerto Rican culture and heritage as it pertains to Lancaster County, PA, the Catholic religion, the Old Order Amish of Lancaster County, PA, and Titania in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. The second half of this project provides daily documentation of character growth throughout the rehearsal process, as well as rehearsal notes or developments.

senior proj.jpeg (206 kB)
Honor Certification