Images below taken from original program covers (a full set of programs can be found at the Antiochiana archives).
To the continuing presentations of Gilbert and Sullivan operettas and traditional dramas (both classical and modern), Center Stage in 1979 and 1980 introduced visiting performances (The Great American Mime Experiment and the first theatrical presentation based on Midwestern folk oral tradition written by Jeffrey Hooper).
Village Showcase…An Evening of Shakespeare/The Boor/Solstice/Voices from the Town
February 9-10, 1979 — a collection of dramatic excerpts by various village talents.
And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little
April 20-22 and 27-29, 1979 by Paul Zindel, directed by James J. Cain.
The Great American Mime Experiment/You Don’t Say
July 20-22, 26-29 and August 2-5, 1979 by Gilbert & Sullivan, directed by Jean Hooper with musical direction by Chuck Riesz
Two Gentlemen of Verona
September 21-23 and 27-30, 1979 by William Shakespeare, direct by James J. Cain
The Hot L Baltimore
October 26-28 and November 1-4, 1979 by Lanford Wilson, directed by Jerry Boswell
Guys and Dolls
November 30 and December 1-2, 6-9, 1979 by Frank Loesser, Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows, directed by Jean Hooper with musical direction by Beverly Logan
Whistlestop (Little Miami Theater Works)
February 29 and March 1-2, 6-9, 1980 by Jeffrey Hooper
May 9-11, 16-18, 1980 by David Storey, directed by Jean Hooper
The Pajama Game
June 26-29 and July 3-6, 1980 by Richard Adler, Jerry Ross, George Abbott and Richard Bissell; directed by Jerry Boswell with musical direction by Suzanne Grote
August 15-17, 21-24 and 28-31, 1980 by Gilbert and Sullivan, directed by Jean Hooper with musical direction by Ruth Bent
The Last Meeting of the Knights of the White Magnolia
October 10-12, 17-19, 1980 by Preston Jones, directed by Jean Hooper
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs
November 7-9, 13-16, 1980 by William Inge, directed by James J. Cain
My Fair Lady
December 5-7, 11-14 and 18-21, 1980 by Frank Loewe and Alan Jay Lerner, directed by Jean Hooper with musical direction by Chris DiSimio