Theatre

The Friends University Theatre Department is ready to serve you as you prepare for your college career. You'll see we provide a showcase of artistic excellence, and we're thrilled to have the opportunity to share our enthusiasm, energy and artistry with you!

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The Friends University Theatre Department presents an assortment of shows each season to entertain audiences of all ages. Come enjoy a theatre or music theatre production on one of our stages.

FALL 2014 EVENTS

LEAVING IOWA - A COMEDY
Sept. 25-27, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.
Cornerstone Studio Theatre, D6
$11 adults, $9 seniors/students 

"Leaving Iowa" is a comedy by Tim Clue and Spike Manton. Produced by special arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, IL.

THE 39 STEPS - A SLAPSTICK COMEDY
Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.
Alumni Auditorium
$11 adults, $9 seniors/students

"The 39 Steps" adapted by Patrick Barlow; from the novel by John Buchan; movie by Alfred Hitchcock; Licensed by ITV Global, Entertainment, Ltd.; original concept by Nobby Dimon and Simon Corble. (to be produced by special permission with Samuel French, Inc.)

SPRING 2015 EVENTS

GOOD NEWS - A 1920'S MUSICAL COMEDY
Jan. 29-31, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$11 adults, $9 seniors/students 

Book by Laurence Schwab and B.G. DeSylva; music and lyrics by Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown and Frank Mandel; revised versions, 1993, by Wayne Bryan and Mark Madama. (TAMS-WITMARK Music Library, Inc., 560 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10022, USA.)

THE ELEPHANT MAN - A MODERN DRAMA
March 12-14, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.
Alumni Auditorium
$11 adults, $9 seniors/students

By Bernard Pomerance; suggested by the life of John Merrick and recounted in "The Elephant Man and Other Reminiscences" by Frederick Treves. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.