Saturday, October 1, 2016



Chapman Theatre


UPCOMING EVENTS
  • May 1 7:30 pm KSU Theatre presents “The Importance of Being Earnest”

    Follow the distressing romances of two hapless gentlemen in this popular play that delivers comedy with a sharp edge. “The Importance of Being Earnest” leads you through these fellows’ elaborate lies that twist into conflict and hilarity through witty dialogue, physical comedy and sentimental drama. Confronted by the regulations and expectations of Victorian society, the men ultimately learn the importance of – you guessed it – being Earnest. Directed by Charlotte MacFarland.

  • May 4 2:30 pm KSU Theatre presents “The Importance of Being Earnest"

    Follow the distressing romances of two hapless gentlemen in this popular play that delivers comedy with a sharp edge. “The Importance of Being Earnest” leads you through these fellows’ elaborate lies that twist into conflict and hilarity through witty dialogue, physical comedy and sentimental drama. Confronted by the regulations and expectations of Victorian society, the men ultimately learn the importance of – you guessed it – being Earnest. Directed by Charlotte MacFarland.

  • November 9 2:30 pm K-State Theatre presents “Sweeney Todd”

    “Sweeney Todd” is a musical thriller about a 19th century London barber who goes on a murderous rampage. Todd was unjustly incarcerated in a penal colony for 15 years. However, when the show begins, Todd has managed to return to London and has come seeking revenge.

    Tickets: $15 general public, $13 seniors and military, and $10 students. Tax and fees apply.

  • November 13 7:30 pm K-State Theatre presents “Sweeney Todd”

    “Sweeney Todd” is a musical thriller about a 19th century London barber who goes on a murderous rampage. Todd was unjustly incarcerated in a penal colony for 15 years. However, when the show begins, Todd has managed to return to London and has come seeking revenge.

    Tickets: $15 general public, $13 seniors and military, and $10 students. Tax and fees apply.

  • February 5 7:30 pm K-State Theatre presents “Bustown”

    A vibrant exploration of small town life,  Bustown questions the desperate move young people make to the city and the impact it has on the people and places they leave behind.

    Cost: $15 general admission, other discounts available.

  • October 15 7:30 pm Eurydice

    After dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. Tickets are $10-$15 and are available at the McCain Auditorium box office or by calling 785-532-6428.

  • October 25 2:30 pm Eurydice

    After dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. Tickets are $10-$15 and are available at the McCain Auditorium box office or by calling 785-532-6428.

  • November 30 2:30 pm Winter Dance 2015

    A showcase of a variety of dance styles, including jazz, tap, modern, ballet and African. Kansas State University students will perform original pieces choreographed by faculty.

    Tickets: $10-$15, plus applicable taxes and fees, and available at the McCain Auditorium box office, online at k-state.edu/mccain, or by calling 785-532-6428.

  • December 3 7:30 pm Winter Dance 2015

    A showcase of a variety of dance styles, including jazz, tap, modern, ballet and African. Kansas State University students will perform original pieces choreographed by faculty.

    Tickets: $10-$15, plus applicable taxes and fees, and available at the McCain Auditorium box office, online at k-state.edu/mccain, or by calling 785-532-6428.

  • February 2 7:00 pm The Bard at the Bar: Midsummer Night’s Dream Mock Trial

    Part of Shakespeare in the Little Apple, a semester-long series of campus and community events honoring the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.
    Admission is free, but seating is limited. It is co-sponsored by the offices of pre-law advising, vice provost for undergraduate studies, McCain Auditorium and the English department.

  • March 13 2:30 pm K-State Theatre presents the Opera “The Consul”

    Menotti’s opera and Cold War-era thriller won the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 1950, the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best Musical Play, and ran for more than 280 performances on Broadway. It depicts a woman in an unnamed totalitarian country trying desperately to secure a visa so she, her child, and her mother may join her dissident husband across the border. Directed by Reginald Pittman. Tickets: $15 public, $13 senior, military, KSU faculty and staff, $10 student and youth.

  • March 30 2:00 pm The 1491s, satire comedy group

    The group will present a lecture, the 1491s: Social Justice through Social Media. Co-sponsored with the Indigenous Alliance and the Offices of the President and the Provost. Presented by the KSU Native American Student Association.

  • May 1 2:30 pm K-State Theatre presents “As You Like It”

    Featuring one of Shakespeare’s most famous and oft-quoted speeches, “All the world’s a stage” and “A fool! A fool! I met a fool in the forest…” this play remains a favorite romantic comedy among audiences around the world. This production is part of a semester-long series of campus and community events honoring the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.
    Directed by David Mackay.
    For tickets, visit k-state.edu/theatre.

  • May 6 7:30 pm The Manhattan Arts Center presents the musical “Chicago”

    Featuring Dianne Paukstelis, Heather McCornack, Drew Horton, Tyler Woods, Evan Tuttle, Pete Paukstelis and more.
    For tickets and information, visit manhattanarts.org.

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