University Theatre presents 'MacBeth'

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Lachlan MacQuarrie and Shane Schmidt

KALAMAZOO—Western Michigan University theatre students will perform Shakespeare's tragedy "MacBeth" March 14-24 in the Williams Theatre at the Gilmore Theatre Complex.

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Performance schedule

  • Thursday, March 14, 8 p.m.
  • Friday, March 15, 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 16, 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 21, 8 p.m.
  • Friday, March 22, 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 23, 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, March 24, 2 p.m.

Directed by Department of Theatre Chair Joan Herrington, the all-student cast includes Macgregor Arney, Lilian Chechak, Tamsen Glaser, James Groce, Erica Gunaca, Charlie Hall, Michael Hyatt, Kelsey Jackson, Nathanial Jackson, Jared Jarvis, Hilary Jimenez, Robby Johnson, Aleks Krapivkin, Lachlan Macquarrie, Michael Mendez, Trevor Morgan, Anna Mundo, Jonathan Nieves, Blake Price, Jasmine Rose, Nathan Sabo, Sophie Scanlon, Shane Schmidt, Ali Shea, Hillary Sussman and Bill Zorn.

An opening night reception, sponsored by Shakespeare's Pub, will be held following the March 14 performance in the Gilmore Theatre Complex Atrium. Graduating music theatre performance majors will give free performances following the shows March 15, 16, 22 and 23.


All seating for "MacBeth" at Williams 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.