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2017 - 2018 Season

Past Shows

October 12 thru October 16

Men On Boats

Ten explorers.  Four boats.  One Grand Canyon.  The male bluster and bravado of the archetypal adventurer gets a twist as all ten men are played by women.  Based (loosely) on John Wesley... Learn more.

November 2 thru November 12

Julius Caesar

What is the difference between a desire for leadership and a hunger for power?  How does a swing toward populism change a political infrastructure?  What would happen if drastic measures were taken... Learn more.

November 30 thru December 10

She Loves Me

Mistaken identity and lonely-hearts correspondence with a touch of old world elegance!  Feuding employees in a Budapest perfumery despise each other at work but find solace from their solitude in... Learn more.

January 19 thru January 21

Short Play Festival

Comedies, dramas and everything in between – a smorgasbord of ten-minute plays.  If one is not to your taste, you only have to wait 10 minutes until the next one. Some of the plays contain adult... Learn more.

February 10 thru February 18

Potato People in School Daze

Meet Momma, Poppa and Nancy Potato, the cartoon-like family that has captured the hearts of millions of people world-wide with their theatrical magic! Theatre Beyond Words, a Canadian physical... Learn more.

February 23 thru February 25

Recent Tragic Events

In this dizzying and thought-provoking play, Craig Wright explores the question of whether our lives are shaped by free will or random unconnected events. It is September 12, 2001 and Waverly has a... Learn more.

March 22 thru March 26

The House of Bernarda Alba

Following the death of her husband, formidable matriarch Bernarda Alba will do anything to protect her family’s fortune and the future of her five daughters. A deal is struck - a marriage of... Learn more.

April 19 thru April 29

Chicago

NEW! ALL PERFORMANCES FOR CHICAGO ARE SOLD OUT.  PATRONS MAY CHECK FOR UNCLAIMED TICKETS AT THE BOX OFFICE ONE-HOUR PRIOR TO EACH PERFORMANCE.TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR THE FRIENDS OF NU... Learn more.

April 28 thru April 28

Chicago Gala Performance

Come join the FRIENDS of NU Theatre, as they celebrate our 54th Season with their Annual Gala on Saturday, April 28, 2018.Your ticket includes:4pm: Matinee of our Gala musical, CHICAGO, directed by... Learn more.