Friends University announces guest concert with Broadway’s William Michals

Wichita, KS- Friends University Fine Arts is excited to welcome to the stage “America’s Baritone,” William Michals, on Oct. 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Michals has impressive credits on the Broadway stage including being an original cast member of Bright Star. He also starred as Emile de Becque in the smash revival of South Pacific at New York City’s Lincoln Center. He has performed as a soloist at a wide variety of venues, from major league sporting events to television shows, as well as for members of the United States Congress.

“My concert of Broadway classics and romantic showstoppers, many from the Golden Age of Broadway, is going to resonate so beautifully with the good folks of Wichita! These American masterpieces speak to us all, with universal expressions of love and inspiration,” said Michals.
Michals is also anticipating coaching Friends University’s Bright Star cast performing November 15-17. Sit in on this free coaching session entitled “Tips from a ‘Bright Star’ on Broadway.”

The guest concert will take place in Alumni Auditorium in the Davis Administration Building on the Friends University campus at 2100 W. University Ave., Wichita, Kan. Ticket prices are $16 for adults and $12 for seniors and students.

For more information on this event or other Fine Arts events, please contact the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677 or

Friends University, a Christian University of Quaker heritage, equips students to honor God and serve others by integrating their intellectual, spiritual and professional lives.

William Michals Guest Concert