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Show Boat

Presented by WMU at Western Michigan University - Gilmore Theatre Complex, Kalamazoo MI

Nov 11 - 20 2016
Show Boat


Music by Jerome Kern

Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II

Based on the novel “Show Boat” by Edna Ferber

November 11-20


The University Theatre and the WMU School of Music are collaborating on this classic musical based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Kalamazoo native, Edna Ferber.


“SHOW BOAT is the granddaddy of every great musical ever written!” — Los Angeles Times


Shaw Theatre

November 11, 12: 7:30pm

November 13: 2:00pm

November 17, 18, 19:

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$6-WMU Student


Additional time info:

House opens half an hour before show time

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Western Michigan University - Gilmore Theatre Complex

1921 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008

Full map and directions

The ACGK Staff is working remotely and available M-F, 9 am to 5 pm. Please feel free to reach us at: (269) 342-5059 or

Thank you for your generous support of our programs.


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