University Theatre presents 'Noises Off'

contact: Cara Barnes
| WMU News
Photo of cast from Noises Off.

From left: Lexie Plath, Nathaniel Sabo, Deontez Lockett, Sarah West (Photo credit: John Lacko)

KALAMAZOO—Western Michigan University theatre students will give several performances of the meta-comedy "Noises Off" Oct. 10-20 in the Shaw Theatre at the Gilmore Theatre Complex.

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Performance schedule

  • Thursday, Oct. 10, 8 p.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 11, 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 12, 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 17, 8 p.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 18, 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 19, 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, Oct. 20, 2 p.m.

In "Noises Off," a zealous director and his hilarious team present a play within a play, and a side-splitting journey of onstage catastrophe and crazy backstage antics.

Under the direction of Mark Liermann and Stage Manager Alexander Meyer, the all-student cast includes Natalie Blaine, Anica DeGraff, Michael Hyatt, Bryan Knewtson, Deontez Lockett, Alexandra Plath, Jasmine Rose, Nathan Sabo, Hillary Sussman, Colton Steele, Sarah West and Christopher Williams.

Graduating music theatre performance majors will give free performances following the shows Oct. 11, 12, 18 and 19.


All seating for "Noises Off" at Shaw Theatre is general admission. Tickets are $20, $18 for senior citizens and WMU employees, $5 for WMU students and $10 for all other students. They are available by calling (269) 387-6222, online at, or by visiting the Gilmore Theatre Complex or Miller Auditorium ticket offices. Group discounts are available by calling (269) 387-3227.

For more information, contact Emily Duguay, University Theatre, at or (269) 387-6222.