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2019 - 2020 Mainstage Season

Curiosity Series  |  Discovery Series Season  |  Emerging Artist Series


by Maria Irene Fornes

For mature audiences only

Sep. 27-28 and Oct. 1-4 at 7:30 p.m.

Sep. 29 and Oct. 6 at 2 p.m.

Gladys G. Davis Theatre

Tickets: Adult: $22, WVU Student/Senior: $17

Maria Irene Fornes’s "Mud" portrays the characters Mae, Lloyd, and Henry trapped in poverty. Their struggles vary between a desire for language, knowledge, power and dreams. Their existence is functional, and the violence that emerges inarticulate. 

Trigger Warning:  Performances of Mud contain adult language, description and depiction of sexual situations, verbal and physical abuse, adult humor, and gun violence. For mature audiences only. 

The Phantom Tollbooth   

by Susan Nanus

Oct. 24-26 at 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 27 at 2 p.m.

Metropolitan Theatre,
Downtown Morgantown

Tickets: Adult: $21, WVU Student/Senior: $16, CHILD: $11

Twelfth Night    

by William Shakespeare

Nov. 21-22 and Dec. 3-7 at 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. 

Gladys G. Davis Theatre

Tickets: Adult: $22, WVU Student/Senior: $17

Dance Now!  

Feb. 6-7  at 7:30 p.m. 

Feb. 8 at 2 p.m.

Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre

Tickets: Adult: $22, WVU Student/Senior: $17, Child: $12

WVU’s annual dance concert gives audiences the opportunity to experience a wide variety of styles of dance in an eclectic and electric evening of choreography. A mix of student, faculty and guest choreographers join forces with visiting troupes to bring the best of dance to the College of Creative Arts. 

Hedda Gabler

by Henrik Ibsen

Mar. 5-7, 10-13 at 7:30 p.m. *Due to circumstances beyond our control, the March 13 performance has been cancelled.

Mar. 8 at 2 p.m.

Gladys G. Davis Theatre

Tickets: Adult: $22, WVU Student/Senior: $17, Child: $12

Head Over Heels  

CANCELLED due to the suspension of in-person events on WVU Campus

by James Magruder 

Music and Lyrics by the Go-Go's

Apr. 23-25 at 7:30 p.m.

Apr. 26 at 2 p.m.  

Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre  

Tickets: Adult: $27, WVU Student/Senior: $22