Stop Kiss by Diana Son
October 3, 4, 5, 6 @ 7:30PM
October 7 @ 2:00PM
This is the story about the development of a friendship, an unexpected first kiss and the subsequent impact of that kiss. "A poignant and funny play about the ways, both sudden and slow, that lives can change irrevocably," says Variety. "irresistibly exciting...a sweet, sad, and enchanting sincere play." - NY Times. "Something as through provoking and ultimately moving as Stop Kiss is a joy to experience." - Star Ledger.
Provided by arrangement with Dramatists Play Service.
Music by John Kander and Lyrics by Fred Ebb,
Based on the Book by Peter Stone
November 14, 15, 16, 17 @ 7:30PM
November 18 @ 2:00PM
With a nod to the backstage murder mysteries of old, this who-dun-it musical comedy is set in 1959 Boston, Massachusetts. Lt. Frank Cioffi, who is taking the night off and enjoying an evening at the theatre, finds himself the lead detective in a murder investigation – and everyone in the cast is a suspect. The musical received eight Tony nominations when it premiered on Broadway in 2007. Come join us for a night of musical mad-capped mayhem.
Provided by arrangement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide
A Midsummer Nights Dream by William Shakespeare
February 20, 21, 22, 23 @ 7:30 PM
February 24 @ 2:00 PM
One of Shakespeare’s most popular plays, this comedy follows the story of events surrounding the marriage of the Greek hero Theseus, Duke of Athens to Hippolyta, former Queen of the Amazons. Throw in four young lovers, a forest and some mischievous fairies and you have a recipe for a fun night at the theatre.
2019 Faculty Coreographed Dance Concert
Apri 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 @ 7:30PM
April 15 @ 2:00PM
Back on its biennial rotation, this year’s dance concert includes original choreography by IWU faculty and guests. Created just for this event, the dances promise to be evocative, could possibly be provocative, and are always beautiful. Come join us as we experience story-telling using movement and music as the main methods of communication.