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Fall 2020 Shows

Visions and Voices

Available On-Demand JAN 22-24, 2021 and FEB 12-14, 2021
An eclectic, first-of-its-kind Black Playwrights’ Reading Series for the Wirtz Center. Two plays, directed by Northwestern MFA first year directing students, will be specially adapted for an intimate and immersive virtual viewing experience of one reading this quarter and two more next quarter.

Antigone NOW

Available On-Demand NOV 12–19
This contemporary response to the myth of Antigone brings powerful, modern prose to an ancient and universal story.  This short screening is made possible by Northwestern Faculty Member Roger Ellis who choreographed the piece that was first screened this summer as part of the Cairo International Experimental Theatre Festival.

Call and Response 

Available On-Demand NOV 20–27
Join us virtually as we curate a multi-disciplinary evening of original work created and shared by some of the most talented artists throughout the Northwestern Community in response to the current moment.


To register for complimentary Northwestern student tickets with a valid NU e-mail address, please fill out our digital comp form.

Questions? Please e-mail our audience service team at or call 847-491-7282 Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11a.m. to 2 p.m.  We appreciate your patience while our team works remotely.