The Weekend Ahead, A&E Edition: Campus performances to catch in Week 4


Illustration by Olivia Abeyta

Check out the upcoming campus performances in Week 4.

Rayna Song, Arts & Entertainment Editor

If you’re looking for weekend plans, check out some of the student performances premiering on campus.

Big Fish — Jewish Theatre Ensemble
The Louis Room Norris
Friday 6:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

In this heartwarming musical, Will Bloom untangles his father’s adventure-filled stories while making discoveries about himself.

How Do They Pee In Mee-Owter Space? — Mee-Ow Improv and Sketch Comedy
Shanley Pavilion
Friday 7 p.m. and 10 p.m., Saturday 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Written by NU students, the two-hour show features multiple comedy sketches.

Merrily We Roll Along — The Dolphin Show
Cahn Auditorium
Friday 7:30 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

The classic 1981 Stephen Sondheim musical tells the story of three friends and how their lives changed over 20 years.

MFA Collaboration Series: In His Hands
Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts
Friday 7:30 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sunday 2 p.m.

The show revolves around the love story of two men and past trauma.
Content warning: Mentions of conversion therapy and suicide.

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