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EMU Theatre 2016-2017 Mainstage Season



(LBC APPROVED: All EMU Theatre Mainstage productions are approved for LBC 3 credit.)

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EMU Theatre Scholarship Auditions!

Our second round of on-campus scholarship auditions
will take place on Saturday, April 1, 2017. These auditions
are open to high school seniors and transfer students
that plan to attend EMU beginning in the fall of 2017.
Click here for more information.

The Last Five Years

September 2016


October 2016

Vital Signs

November 2016

Christmas Carol'd

December 2016

A Raisin in the Sun

February 2017

The Butterfly

Play by Bijan Mofid, Translated by Pirooz Aghssa
Directed by Patricia Zimmer
Sponberg Theatre
March 3 & 4 at 7p.m. and March 5 at 2p.m., 2017
Recommended for ages 10+

Spring Awakening

Book & Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik
Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
Directed by Pirooz Aghssa, Music Direction by R. MacKenzie Lewis
Quirk Theatre
March 31, April 1, 6, 7, 8 at 7p.m. and April 2 & 9 at 2p.m., 2017
For mature audiences only

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

Based on the book by Kevin Henkes
Adapted for the stage by Kevin Kling
Directed by Christine Tanner
Sponberg Theatre
June 2 & 9 at 7p.m. and June 3, 4, 10, 11 at 2p.m., 2017
Elementary school matinees on June 6 & 7 at 10a.m.
Recommended for ages 5+

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