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The Waa-Mu Show

April 28, 2023 - May 7, 2023  Various
Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts Cahn Auditorium
600 Emerson , Evanston, IL 60201

Northwestern’s oldest theatrical tradition, The Waa-Mu Show, provides undergraduates with an unparalleled education in new musical theatre development. More than 100 students participate every year as producers, writers, and performers in creating an original musical that inspires audiences, challenges the artists involved, and engages the surrounding communities. Now in its 92nd year, The Waa-Mu Show is a forerunner in the world of musical theater writing, giving undergraduate students a chance to serve as leaders in every aspect of the original production, from writing to orchestration to performance.


Admission Fee $10 - $30.



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