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Young Auditorium


UW-Whitewater Theatre/Dance Department
Starring John McGivern

Sunday, April 21, 2013 • 2:00 pm
Monday, April 22, 2013 • 7:30 pm

Our Town

Wisconsin native Thornton Wilder’s Our Townfeatures Emmy Award winning actor John McGivern in the role of the Stage Manager. The production is led by the UW-Whitewater Theatre/Dance Department and directed by Professor James Butchart. Our Town explores the traditional, rural American community through the budding romance of Emily Webb and George Gibb. The subtleties of daily life and family bring profound meaning to the larger questions of love, marriage, death and eternity This Pulitzer Prize winning play and Wilder’s masterpiece is an American treasure that should not be missed.  Tickets can be purchased online or by calling 262-472-2222.

Sunday, April 21 – 1:30 pm – $14 
Purchase by April 12 
Sunday’s Best Beef Pot Roast with Carrots and Onion
Pot Luck Wild Rice Casserole
Farmer’s Market Spring Garden Peas
Home style Mashed Potatoes
Pan Gravy
Fresh Field Greens Salad
Blue Ribbon Lemon Meringue Pie

Sunday, April 21, 2013 – 4:30 pm Lobby

Purchase by April 12, 2013
$25 * A special reception with Jon McGivern and the Our Town Cast and Crew following the performance.  A fundraiser for the Young Auditorium and UW-Whitewater, Theatre/Dance Department Endowments. Each ticket includes a $15 tax-deductible gift.