West Side Story

NWU Theatre opens the season with two of the greatest love stories on the same set. West Side Story and Romeo and Juliet share young lovers caught between warring sides. Modern music and Shakespearean tragedy throw sparks with each performance.

Cabarets

Here’s your chance to enjoy entertainment highlighting NWU’s theatre students in a unique and intimate setting as they share music sure to entertain. Each Cabaret has a different cast and a different theme … come each time for a new experience!

Romeo and Juliet

NWU Theatre opens the season with two of the greatest love stories on the same set. West Side Story and Romeo and Juliet share young lovers caught between warring sides. Modern music and Shakespearean tragedy throw sparks with each performance.

Boeing Boeing

With all the poise and coordination of flight control, Bernard juggles three fiancés—each one a flight attendant. What will he do when circumstances bring all three to his Paris apartment at once?

The Rocky Horror Show

This original Broadway musical version tells the now notorious story of Brad Majors and Janet Weiss who, caught with a flat tire in a thunderstorm, seek help at the castle of Dr. Frank ‘N’ Furter, an alien, transvestite scientist with a manic genius and insatiable libido. A loving homage to the classic 1950s B sci-fi film and horror genres with an irresistible rock’n’roll score, The Rocky Horror Show is a wild ride that no audience will soon forget. Mature audiences only.

The Taffetas

If you like Forever Plaid, The Taffetas is sure to please! Watch as four singing sisters make their national television debut, and find yourself drifting back to 1950s Sunday night television on that tiny black-and-white screen.

A Christmas Carol

A tradition for both NWU Theatre and audiences, this classic story brings the magic of the holiday season to young and old alike.

Lion in Winter

Henry II is the lion in winter—the king near the end of his reign. But who among his sons may be successor: Richard the Lionheart, Jeffery or John … or the wife, whom he has imprisoned for 10 years, Eleanor of Aquitaine?

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

Love and Information

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

Noises Off

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce—and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

Electra

When young Electra’s father is murdered by her mother, her world changes irrevocably. Ten years on, bound by grief and unwilling to forgive, Electra surrenders to an all-consuming desire for revenge that propels her and her brother towards a bloody and terrifying conclusion.

Into the Woods

One of Stephen Sondheim’s greatest achievements, this fairytale mash-up musical grants everyone’s wish—with haunting consequences.

Box Office

Open Monday–Saturday 2–5 p.m.
402.465.2384  theatre [at] nebrwesleyan.edu

Musical Ticket Prices
Adults $17.50
Seniors $10
Students (K–12, college) $10

Drama Ticket Prices
Adults $10
Seniors $7.50
Students (K–12, college) $7.50

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