The first theatre offering will be the 2017 Waa-Mu Show, BEYOND BELIEF, on Sunday, April 30th at a matinee performance. This year the brand new musical will follow the journey of Superheroes coming to life on stage. The 2 p.m. performance will be presented in Cahn Auditorium on the Northwestern University campus. A short discussion about the history of the Waa-Mu Show will be given by Mr. Missimi at 1 p.m. in the theatre’s Burdick Conference Room. Mr. Missimi directed the show for 17 years.
Join the Sarah Siddons Society for a full day bus trip on Friday, May 26 for the opening of an exhibit of our incredible Betty Rodgers photographs at the summer retreat of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, Ten Chimneys, in Genesee Depot, Wisconsin. These photographs of early Sarah Siddons Society Award winners beginning with Helen Hayes, a frequent summer house guest will include interesting histories of our award winners as related to the Lunts and Ten Chimneys.
Join us for SHE LOVES ME at the Marriott Theatre at Lincolnshire at 1:00 pm on Thursday, June 8th. This delightful musical, based on the classic film LITTLE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER, is the creation of Jerry Bock and lyricist Sheldon Harnick, an alum of Northwestern University. Mr. Missimi will arrange a talk back with actors playing the leading roles in the production.