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Music Theatre Wichita 2017: Hollywood to Broadway

Music Theatre Wichita proudly creates our 46th season of Broadway-scale musicals in 2017! This year our productions will celebrate five productions that began in cinemas and were adapted for the stage.

June 14-18

The Twenties roar tunefully back to life with the tale of Kansan Millie Dilmount, who takes New York City by storm! A toe-tapping song-and-dance spectacular.

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Thoroughly Modern Millie
June 14-18
Rated G
2hr 40min

The Twenties roar tunefully back to life with the tale of Kansan Millie Dilmount, who takes New York City by storm! A toe-tapping song-and-dance spectacular.

June 28-July 2

This lively stage version of a classic Hollywood musical is a rollicking good time, complete with athletic dances, wonderful singing, and plenty of romance as seven robust frontiersman win their sweethearts! 

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Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
June 28-July 2
Rated G
2hr 15min

This lively stage version of a classic Hollywood musical is a rollicking good time, complete with athletic dances, wonderful singing, and plenty of romance as seven robust frontiersman win their sweethearts! 

July 12-16

An outrageously happy musical that welcomes us back to the 1960s, this show follows the irrepressible Tracy Turnblad from an outsider to a teen celebrity. A smash hit on Broadway, Hairspray won 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical. 

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Hairspray
July 12-16
Rated PG
2hr 30min

An outrageously happy musical that welcomes us back to the 1960s, this show follows the irrepressible Tracy Turnblad from an outsider to a teen celebrity. A smash hit on Broadway, Hairspray won 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical. 

July 26-30

This new musical, based on a timeless tale by Victor Hugo –the author of Les Misérables –has an epic sweep guaranteed to uplift and inspire. Songs by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, including many from the Disney film, take audience members on a beautiful journey amongst the bells of Notre Dame.

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame
July 26-30
Rated PG
2hr 30min

This new musical, based on a timeless tale by Victor Hugo –the author of Les Misérables –has an epic sweep guaranteed to uplift and inspire. Songs by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz, including many from the Disney film, take audience members on a beautiful journey amongst the bells of Notre Dame.

August 11-20

Music Theatre Wichita becomes one of the first regional theatres in the nation to create its own brand-new version of the megahit show Newsies, featuring spectacular dances, catchy songs, and the compelling true story of resilient newsboys at the turn of the 20th Century.

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Disney's Newsies
August 11-20
Rated G
2hr 20min

Music Theatre Wichita becomes one of the first regional theatres in the nation to create its own brand-new version of the megahit show Newsies, featuring spectacular dances, catchy songs, and the compelling true story of resilient newsboys at the turn of the 20th century.