The Old Man and the Old Moon

Presented by WMU University Theatre and WMU College of Fine Arts at Western Michigan University - Gilmore Theatre Complex, Kalamazoo MI

Jan 28 2022
Feb 06 2022
The Old Man and the Old Moon

A magical, family adventure for all ages by Pig Pen Theatre Company.

In this family adventure for all ages, the Old Man has kept his post as the sole caretaker of the moon for as long as he (or his wife, the Old Woman) can remember. When she is drawn away by a mysterious melody sparking memories of their shared past, the Old Man must decide between duty (and routine) and love (and adventure). Luckily for audiences everywhere, he chooses the latter, and what follows is an imaginative sea-faring epic, encompassing apocalyptic storms, civil wars, leviathans of the

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Tickets are $20, $18 for seniors, $10 for students, and $6 for WMU students. You can purchase them in advance or at the door.

Seating is general admission and capacity is limited to assist in providing space between attendees.

Covid Safety Policies: In line with WMU policy and industry standards, we will require proof of Covid-19 vaccination or a negative COVID test result dated within a week of the performance date to attend our indoor performances. WMU students, faculty, and staff can show their green COVID screening badges. Masks are still required for all audience members.

Upon arrival, please be ready to present your proof of vaccination or negative test result, as well as a photo ID. Verification will take place in person during the check-in process. You may show us your physical vaccination card, a picture of a card, or a secure health wallet app.

We appreciate your working with us to keep our students and audiences as safe as possible.

Contact: (269) 387-6222


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  • Jan 28, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 29, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 30, 2022 at 02:00 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 4, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 5, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 6, 2022 at 02:00 pm (Sun)
* 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

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The Community Box Office is open Monday through Friday, 10 am to 6 pm, and Saturday, 10 am to 1 pm. You can reach the box office at: 269.250.6984.

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