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IN THE RED AND BROWN WATER
OCT 12 - 29 // Josephine Louis Theater
By Tarell Alvin McCraney
Directed by Henry Godinez and Jerrell L. Henderson

Part of the Brother Sister Trilogy from the Academy Award-winning writer of “Moonlight.”

COMPANY
NOV 3 - 19 // Ethel M. Barber Theater
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by George Furth
Directed by Bill Brown

Jeff Award-winning director and TimeLine Theatre Associate Artist Bill Brown directs a Sondheim classic about marriage, friendship, and growing older.

VINEGAR TOM
FEB 2 - 11 // Josephine Louis Theater
By Caryl Churchill
Directed by Lee Hannah Conrads

With potent images of disturbing injustices, Churchill uses a seventeenth-century witch hunt to condemn the past and present oppression of women.

TWELFTH NIGHT, OR WHAT YOU WILL
FEB 16 - 25 // Ethel M. Barber Theater
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Jeffrey Mosser

Deception, disguise, and the madness of love take center stage.

DANCEWORKS 2018: @ Hi-Speed
MAR 2 - 11 // Josephine Louis Theater
Artistic Direction by Joel Valentín-Martínez

The best in contemporary dance at Northwestern.

THE FAIRYTALE LIVES OF RUSSIAN GIRLS
APR 27 - MAY 6 // Ethel M. Barber Theater
By Meg Miroshnik
Directed by Caitlin Lowans

The lines between Russian folk tales and reality disappear in an adventure more dangerous than any childhood fairytale.

The Waa-Mu Show
MAY 4 - 13 // Cahn Auditorium
Directed by David H. Bell

Northwestern’s longest running theatrical tradition continues on in its 87th annual production.

EVER IN THE GLADES
May 18 – 27 // Josephine Louis Theater
By Laura Schellhardt
Directed by Rives Collins

A world premiere production that will transfer to the Kennedy Center following its run at the Wirtz Center.