2019-2020 WSU Theatre Season

Jane Austen’s classic tale of love is brought to life in this adaptation by Kate Hamill. Elinor is sensible. Marianne is sensitive. Love and life aren’t easy for any young woman.

This exciting adaptation of Poe’s twisted fables blends fact and fiction as he deals with the approaching death of his wife, Virginia. While Edgar reminisces over the saga of his life, he discovers that the thin line between reality and imagination may be the thread he will grasp nevermore. Featuring original music by Morgan Hollingsworth and lyrics based on the poems of Edgar Allan Poe, Virginia Clemm Poe, and Frances Sargent Osgood, you won’t want to miss this intriguing journey into the man that society deemed mad, but that time has proven a genius.

In The 39 Steps, a man with a boring life meets a woman with a thick accent who says she's a spy. When he takes her home, she is murdered. Soon, a mysterious organization called “The39 Steps” is hot on the man's trail in a nationwide manhunt that climaxes in a death-defying finale!

In a search to find the true meaning of glory, young Pippin ventures out into the world on a quest to become extraordinary, but ends up finding far more than he bargained for. Pippin reminds each of us to savor the parts of life that truly matter and to find happiness in the moments that are simply ordinary.