WKU Theatre & Dance School Group Performances
Shows For Schools
The WKU Department of Theatre & Dance is committed to bringing quality and affordable
theatre and dance opportunities for
K-12 schools throughout the region.
The Fine Arts Box Office is staffed Monday through Friday from noon to 4:00 pm. If you've got any questions just give us a call. We would love for your group to visit WKU!
The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Monday, November 7th at 9:30 AM
Russell H. Miller Theatre
Book by Joe Tracz, Music and Lyrics by Rick Rokicki
Adapted from the book The Lightning Thief, by Rick Riordan
What do you do when you find out the Greek gods are real, Poseidon's your dad, and you're a half-blood with weird new powers and mythical monsters on your trail? If you're teenager Percy Jackson, you somehow end up on a quest with your best friend Grover and fellow half-blood Annabeth to find Zeus's stolen lightning bolt and prevent war between the gods. This "irreverent rock-and-roll" musical adaption of Rick Riordan's beloved novel is sure to delight the whole family!
$7.00/per student. For every 15 students attending, we are also offering a free chaperone ticket.
Thursday, November 17th at 9:30 AM
Van Meter Auditorium
The WKU Dance Company will bring joy and wonder to the stage as they kick start your holiday season with WinterDance: Toyland! A variety of ballet, jazz, modern, and tap dance choreography will mesmerize audiences of all ages! Join us as our magical elves bring all of your favorite toys and trinkets to life on stage in this family-friendly concert. You will be left with a twinkle in your eye and a smile in your heart!
Thursday, March 30th at 9:30 AM
Van Meter Auditorium
Come and see the Wonders of Creation! A Grand Fête of Artistry! A Cavalcade of Amusement! You are invited to immerse yourself in a topsy turvy world of fine arts. you needn't choose between just an opera, ballet, film, or art gallery. At The Menagerie, all the delights are alive in one location for your pleasure! Be swept away by our vignettes of dancers, thespians, and vocal acrobats! Mesmerized by our works of stagecraft, animation, film, and photography! Awestruck by miraculous feats of visual art in our pop up galleries and installations. Come! Enjoy! This will be no average event! Why choose one thing when you can have it all?!