Students perform in "Changemakers."

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Where the classroom meets the stage. We provide students with opportunities to put into practice the lessons they learn in our classrooms, from performance and technical skills to historical knowledge to the role of the arts in grappling with social and cultural change.

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Measure for Measure, by William Shakespeare

February 25-27 & March 4-6, 2022, William Inge Memorial Theatre

February 25, 27 & March 4, 2022, Livestreams

Hallowed for its ambiguity, this “problem play” challenges the audience through silence and sex, chuckles and tricks. From power brokers to delightful comedic characters, the classic explores themes around love, hypocrisy, merciful justice, and righteousness in enjoyable fashion.


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Students perform in "Perfect Arrangement"


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Students perform in "In the Blood"


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Student actors perform in the finale of "As You Like It"

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Our 2021-22 season is sponsored by Truity Credit Union. The University Theatre is partially funded by the KU Student Senate Activity Fee.

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