Wilkes University

2014 - 2015 Season


All the Kings Women

All the King's Women

September 25 - 28
A Comedy by Luigi Jannuzzi

Elvis Presley...not just an entertainer...more like an obsession! This fast-paced and touching "comedy with music" shines as a genuine and intimate portrait of an American icon. You don't have to be an Elvis fan to walk away with a new appeciation for "The King".

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Carrie: The Musical

Carrie - The Musical

November 7 - 9, 14 - 16
Music by Michael Gore
Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
Book by Lawrence D. Cohen
Based on the novel by Stephen King

You've read the book. You've seen the movie.  Now see the gripping rock musical about Carrie White, the bullied telekinetic teen misfit who is finally pushed too far. Horror has never sounded so good!

Directed by Joseph C. Dawson
Musical Direction by Ken McGraw

The Great American Trailer Park Musical

The Great American Trailer Park Musical

February 13 - 15, 20 - 22
Music and Lyrics by David Nehls
Book by Betsy Kelso

Adultery, strippers, murderous ex-boyfriends, Cotsco and the Ice Capades. It's undeniable fun as Pippi, the stripper on the run, wreaks havoc all over Armadillo Acres, Florida's most exclusive trailer park. South Park meets Desperate Housewives in this big-hearted musical comedy with a cheeky script and an infectious score.

Direction by Jon Liebetrau
Musical Direction by Ken McGraw

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

April 9 - 12
The Manhattan Project's Version of Lewis Carroll's Classic

An exciting and absorbing piece of pure theatre - full of truth, fun and terror!  Join Alice as she adventures "down the rabbit hole" into the human psyche and meets all the dark, unsettling shadows which can linger there. 










Box office: (570) 408-4540
Tickets: General Admission: $10.00
Students and Seniors: $5.00
Wilkes University Students, Faculty & Staff : FREE with Wilkes ID

All performances are on the mainstage at the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center at Wilkes University.

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