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Following the world premiere of a newly-commissioned play, WMU Theatre will continue its season with a classic Sondheim musical staged in an outdoor amphitheater. Director Anthony J. Hamilton and Isaiah Le, a WMU senior who plays the Narrator/Mysterious Man, gave Cara Lieurance an inside look at the themes of Into The Woods: Be careful what you wish for; "nice" is different than "good;" and no one is alone.

Theater Review: The Barn 's Bar Show

Aug 12, 2020
Andy Robins / WMUK

In the past, audiences at the Barn Theatre near Augusta could stop by the Rehearsal Shed after a show for food, drinks, and cabaret-style entertainment at the Bar Show. This summer things are a little different. WMUK’s Gordon Bolar reviews this year’s Bar Show.

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Rick Phelps will lead a a concert called "Showstoppers" at 7 pm on Saturday, Feb 22 at Comstock Community Auditorium. The director of the Kalamazoo Singers spoke with Cara Lieurance about what a showstopper can be, and how members of the choir auditioned to perform solos and group numbers from musicals like The Greatest Showman, The Lion King, Les Miserables, Hairspray, Guys and Dolls and others.