Wilkes University Theatre Presents

2021-2022 Season Schedule

Androcles and the Lion by George Bernard Shaw

  • Oct. 7, 8, 9 at 8 p.m.
  • Oct. 9, 10 at 2 p.m.

Violet the Musical by Jeanine Tesori and libretto by Brian Crawley based on the short story "The Ugliest Pilgrim" by Doris Betts

  • Nov. 18, 19, 20 at 8 p.m.
  • Nov. 20, 21 at 2 p.m.

Radium Girls by D. W. Gregory

  • Feb. 24, 25, 26 at 8 p.m.
  • Feb. 26, 27 at 2 p.m.

Chicago with music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, and book by Ebb and Bob Fosse

  • April 7, 8, 9, at 8 p.m.
  • April 9, 10 at 2 p.m.

Past Seasons

2020-21 Season

  • "God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater" | Oct.
  • Good People | Nov.
  • "Nice Work If You Can Get It" | Mar.
  • "The Tragedy of Julius Caesar" | Apr.

2019-20 Season

  • "Doubt: A Parable" | Sept.
  • "Nine" | Nov. 
  • "The Spitfire Grill" | Feb.

2018-19 Season

  • "Clybourne Park" | Sept.
  • "The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber" | Nov.
  • "Cabaret" | Feb.
  • "The Dining Room" | Apr.

2017-18 Season

  • "Theophilus North" | Sept./Oct. 
  • "Pippin: His Life and Times" | Nov.
  • "The Crucible" | Feb.
  • "A Chorus Line" | Apr.

2016-17 Season

  • "The Playboy of the Western World" | Sept./Oct. 2016
  • "Little Shop of Horrors" | Nov. 2016
  • "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown" | Feb. 2017
  • "We Shot JFK" | April 2017

2015-16 Season

  • "Our Town" | Oct. 2015
  • "SHOUT! The Mod Musical" | Nov. 2015
  • "Dogfight: The Musical" | Feb. 2016
  • "Twelfth Night, or What You Will" | April 2016

2014-15 Season

  • "All the King's Women" | Sept. 2014
  • "Carrie - The Musical" | Nov. 2014
  • "The Great American Trailer Park Musical" | Feb. 2015
  • "Alice in Wonderland" | April 2015

2013-14 Season

  • "The Curious Savage" | Sept. 2013
  • "Suessical, The Musical" | Sept. 2013
  • "The No Frills Revue" | Feb. 2014
  • "Check Out Chekhov" | April 2014

2012-13 Season

  • "Israel Horovitz's New Shorts" | Sept. 2012
  • "Godspell" | Nov. 2012
  • "Archy and Mehitabel" | Feb. 2013
  • "Gemini" | April 2013

2011-12 Season

  • "Almost Maine" | Sept./Oct. 2011
  • "The Who's Tommy" | Nov. 2011
  • "Little Women" | Feb. 2012
  • "Amadeus" | April 2012

2010-11 Season

  • "Adding Machine" | Nov. 2010
  • "Songs for a New World" | Feb. 2011
  • "A Midsummer Night's Dream" | April 2011

About Wilkes University:

Wilkes University is a private, independent, non-sectarian institution of higher education dedicated to academic and intellectual excellence through mentoring in the liberal arts, sciences and professional programs. Founded in 1933, Wilkes is on a mission to create one of the nation’s finest doctoral universities, offering all of the programs, activities and opportunities of a large university in the intimate, caring and mentoring environment of a small college, open to all who show promise. The Economist named Wilkes 25th in the nation for the value of its education for graduates. In addition to 46 majors, Wilkes offers 24 master’s degree programs and five doctoral/terminal degree programs, including the doctor of philosophy in nursing, doctor of nursing practice, doctor of education, doctor of pharmacy, and master of fine arts in creative writing. Learn more at www.wilkes.edu.