2017/2018 Mainstage Season

WSR’s 2017/2018 Season is the best yet!

Witty Comedies. Fun Musicals. New Work.
Broadway Favorites. WSR has it all…& more!


WSRep closed its 2016-2017 Season with…
Any Other Name 

written by George Brant
directed by Brad Raimondo

CHICAGO PREMIERE!

A darkly comedic tale of mad genius & desire.

March 17 – April 2

A dark comedy (or light tragedy) about poetry, madness, and identity theft in Victorian England. Edward and his American wife, Margaret, are starving for his art. Surely there must be a better way to becoming England’s most famous and beloved poet?  Learn more…



2017-2018 Season!

Guys and Dolls

based on a story & characters
of Damon Runyon
music & lyrics by Frank Loesser
book by Jo Swerling & Abe Burrows

June 30 – July 23

A Broadway classic.

An oddball romantic comedy. Broadway’s bouncy toe-tappingly fun and romantic musical about a couple of high-rolling gamblers and the strong-willed gals who love them. Learn more…


Little Shop of Horrors

Books and Lyrics by Howard Ashman
Music by Alan Menken
Based on the film by Roger Corman

Sept 22 – Oct 29

A deviously delectable Broadway sci-fi horror smash musical!

Meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” after his co-worker crush. This R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down-and-out Seymour as long as he keeps feeding it– BLOOD. Over time, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out-of-this-world origins and intent towards global domination!