Comprised of Wheaton students, faculty, and members of the public, the GWSO presents a concert.

Suggested donation $5.

A curated selection of student work is showcased in this end-of-semester screening.

Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:00 p.m.

Please note: the location for this event has been moved to the Holman Room

Seniors graduating with a degree in creative writing and literature showcase original works of poetry, fiction and dramatic writing.

This student-led ensemble presents a program of music selected and arranged by the members.

Join our senior theatre Majors for their Capstone performance.

Free tickets can be reserved via the Watson Box Office.

Under the direction of guest conductor, Jon Ceander Mitchell, the ensemble performs works by Mendelssohn as well as Holst and his contemporaries. The orchestra is comprised of Wheaton students, faculty, and members of the public. Suggested donation $5.

The Band performs a mix of American music ranging from jazz to rhythm and blues to rock.

 

 

Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.

A curated selection of student work is showcased in this end-of-semester screening.

Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:00 p.m.

Book, Music & Lyrics by Jonathan Larson, directed by Stephanie Burlington Daniels

Premiering on Broadway in 1996, RENT garnered international acclaim and won several awards, including The Pulitzer Prize for Drama and The Tony Award for Best Musical, and is based loosely on Puccini’s La Boheme. The play follows a year in the life of a group of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East Side, under the shadow of HIV/AIDS. 

Tickets may be purchased online via the Watson Box Office
$15 general, $10 seniors/faculty/staff, $5 students

November 18th Talkback
The November 18th performance of RENT will be followed by a talkback session entitled:
The Intersectionality of Identities: RENT and Our Wheaton Community with Luis F. Paredes, Associate Vice President for Institutional Equity and Belonging, Stephanie Burlington Daniels, Professor of Theatre, Izzi King ’22, Choreographer for RENT, and the cast.

RENT is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.mtishows.com