In arguably one of its best season lineups, Music Theatre Wichitabrings Broadway to Kansas in a way no other entity can. Packing the concert hall of Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center, fans can enjoy these amazing performances individually or by purchasing season tickets.
“Sister Act” – June 13-17 – Rated PG
This five-time Tony Award-nominated musical tells the story of Deloris Van Cartier, who is placed in protective custody in a convent after witnessing a murder. How does she use her old life to impact her new persona? You’ll be laughing along to the musical rendition of this classic Whoopi Goldberg film.
“Guys & Dolls” – June 27-July 1 – Rated PG
With more than 1,200 runs on Broadway since 1950, this classic musical has won every award possible for its retelling of love and luck on stage and under the bright lights.
Disney’s “Freaky Friday” – July 11-15 – Rated PG
A new musical celebrating MTW’s relationship with Disney Theatrical Company, audiences are taken on the wacky adventure of a mother and daughter who switch bodies and have a major lesson to learn before they can be themselves again.
“Pippin” – July 25-29 – Rated PG-13
Broadway royalty Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell and Hunchback of Notre Dame) brings us the hilarious story of a prince in search of the meaning of life.
Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” – Aug. 8-18 – Rated G
This classic Disney tale is brought to life as all the beloved characters – Ariel, Sebastian, Flounder and villain Ursula – take the stage in a newly-revised performance. Children ages 3+ are permitted during a special matinee on Aug. 18, but all children must be ages 5+ for other performances.