Broadway star to join University Theatre

BTL Staff
By | 2009-11-26T09:00:00-04:00 November 26th, 2009|Entertainment|

Julie Murney comes to WMU’s University Theatre for “Late Night Broadway.”

Broadway star Julia Murney comes to Kalamazoo this holiday season for “Late Night Broadway.” Murney will be joined onstage by Western Michigan University Music Theatre Performance seniors in an intimate cabaret setting for an evening that will feature your favorite Broadway hits from the Great White Way as well as the latest material from the industry’s hottest new talent. “Late Night Broadway” is three nights only, Dec. 3, 4 and 5 in the Gilmore Theatre Complex’s Williams Theatre.
Murney is famous for originating the role of Queenie in Andrew Lippa’s “The Wild Party,” for which she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award, as well as starring on Broadway in “Lennon” and as Elphaba in “Wicked.” Her off-Broadway credits include “The Vagina Monologues,” “Crimes of the Heart” and “A Class Act.” Murney has also appeared on the television shows “Sex and the City,” “Ed,” “NYPD Blue” and “Law & Order.”
“Late Night Broadway” has a special 9 p.m. curtain each night, with a cash bar available.
Seating is general admission. An opening night reception sponsored by the Millennium Restaurant Group will take place after the performance on Dec. 3.
Tickets for University Theatre productions can be purchased by calling 269-387-6222 or by visiting the Box Office between noon and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Admission for the general public is $20, $15 for seniors and WMU faculty/staff, and $5 for students. Group discounts are available. The box office at Miller Auditorium also sells tickets to University Theatre productions. Tickets and additional information are available online at http://www.wmutheatre.com.

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