West Chester University Box Office
Join West Chester University for their 2018-2019 Cultural Events Season! Featured programs include the President's Speaker Series, WCU Live!, Concerts, Brandywine Ballet, the Mather Planetarium, Conferences, and other Special Events.
For additional information, please visit wcupatix.com, or call 610-436-2266.
WCU PLANETARIUM presents SPECTACULAR SATURN
Friday, October 19, 2018 | 7pm-8pm | Tickets
WCU PRESIDENT'S SPEAKER SERIES presents STEVE FORBES
Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 8pm | Tickets
As Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, Steve will share his long-standing insights that capitalism, free markets, and a flat tax are essential to a healthy economy.
WCU LIVE! presents ArtRAGEous - INTERACTIVE ART & MUSIC EXPERIENCE, FAMILY FUNDAY
Friday, November 2, 2018 | 8pm | Tickets
The Artrageous troupe of artists, musicians, singers, and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons and musical genres culminating in a gallery of fabulous finished paintings. The result? A one of a kind crossover experience you don't want to miss!
WCU PLANETARIUM presents THE RED PLANET
Friday, November 9, 2018 | 7pm-8pm | Tickets
WCU LIVE! presents NATURAL WONDER: THE STEVIE WONDER EXPERIENCE
Saturday, November 17, 2018 | 7:30pm | Tickets
Gabriel Bello is the #1 entertainer dedicated to faithfully performing all of Stevie's music including "Ribbon in The Sky", "Isn't she Lovely", "Higher Ground", "I Just Called to Say I Love You", "Superstition", "You are the Sunshine of My Life" and more. You won't be disappointed!
BRANDYWINE BALLET presents BALANCHINE, BARBER, and BRANDYWINE
October 26-28, 2018 | Tickets
This repertoire performance series will highlight works by local choreographers Nancy Page, Tim Early, and Meredith Rainey.
BRANDYWINE BALLET presents THE NUTCRACKER
December 7-9, 2018 | Tickets
December 13-16, 2018
Everyone's favorite holiday outing returns once again to the stage! Don't miss Clara and Drosselmeyer's journey through the Land of Sweets this holiday season.
WCU PLANETARIUM presents WALKING ON THE MOON
Friday, December 14, 2018 | 7pm-8pm | Tickets
WCU LIVE! presents CASHORE MARIONETTES SIMPLE GIFTS
Saturday, December 15, 2018 | 2pm | Tickets
Through a combination of virtuoso manipulation, beautiful music, theatrical illusion, and artistic insight, the original vignettes presented in Simple Gifts provide an entertaining and sensitive vision of what it is to be human.
WCU PLANETARIUM presents THE EXPANDING, ACCELERATING UNIVERSE
Friday, January 25, 2019 | 7pm-8pm | Tickets
WCU LIVE! presents MARRIED TO BROADWAY
Friday, February 15, 2019 | 7:30pm | Tickets
Ron Sharpe and Barbra Russell share their love affair with the great music of the Great White Way, performing the big show stopping numbers that are audience favorites from around the world!
WCU PLANETARIUM presents OUR MILKY WAY GALAXY
Friday, February 22, 2019 | 7pm-8pm | Tickets
WCU LIVE! presents THE NATIONAL DANCE COMPANY OF IRELAND: RHYTHM OF THE DANCE
Friday, March 8, 2019 | 7:30pm | Tickets
This two-hour dance and music extravaganza contains a wealth of talent derived from all areas of Irish life. Using the traditional and modern arts of dance and music, this richly costumed show marries the contemporary and the ancient.
WCU LIVE! presents MISSOULA CHILDREN'S THEATRE: THE PIED PIPER
Saturday, March 16, 2019 | 2pm & 5pm | Tickets
The Missoula Children's Theatre returns to West Chester for the 12th year to recruit more than fifty local children to stage an original musical adaptation. Auditions: Monday, March 11, 2019 at 4:30pm in the Emilie K Asplundh Concert Hall (700 S High St). No experience is necessary!
WCU PRESIDENT'S SPEAKER SERIES presents DORIS KEARNS GOODWIN
Saturday, March 23, 2019 | 8pm | Tickets
Doris is a world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author. Join her to discuss her most recent NY Times best-selling book "The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism.
WCU LIVE! presents RUMOURS: A FLEETWOOD MAC TRIBUTE
Friday, April 5, 2019 | 7:30pm | Tickets
Relive the rock and roll magic with Rumours as they recreate the legendary band of Fleetwood Mac in their youthful heyday: 1975-1979. From period accurate equipment and costumes, to spot on characterizations and musical performances, Rumours takes you back to a time when music was still an unbridled cultural experience and bands weren't afraid to put on a show!
WCU LIVE! presents TAMAGAWA UNIVERSITY TAIKO DRUMMING and DANCE
Sunday, April 7, 2019 | 7:30pm | Tickets
Nearly 30 drummers and dancers from Tamagawa University, Japan, make a return appearance to WCU for an athletic and graceful performance that includes thundering Taiko drumming and Japanese folkloric dance.
WCU LIVE! presents MUTTS GONE NUTS
Saturday, April 13, 2019 | 7:30pm | Tickets
Mutts Gone Nuts is a comedy dog thrill show that promotes the adoption of rescue animals. From shelters to showbiz, these amazing mutts unleash havoc and hilarity in a breathtaking, action packed, comedy dog spectacular, featuring some of the world's most talented 4-legged performers.
WCU PLANETARIUM presents YOUR BACKYARD SKY
Friday, April 26, 2019 | 7pm-8pm | Tickets
BRANDYWINE BALLET presents CINDERELLA
May 17-19, 2019 | Tickets
Despite being mistreated by her cruel step mother and step sisters, Cinderella is able to triumph over oppression to find happiness and love with the help of some delightful characters.
EVENT PARKING INFORMATION: Each parking lot in the WCU campus is designed for specific permit parking. During special events, however, parking lots immediately adjacent to event venues are available for visitor parking. In addition, there is street parking available throughout the campus. The West Chester Borough owns the parking meters on the WCU campus, and the hours of enforcement are as follows: Monday-Wednesday 8am-10pm; Thursday-Friday 8am-12am; Saturday 5pm-12am.