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Music Theatre Works

600 Emerson St., Evanston, IL 60208


Music Theater Works presents a season of professional musical theater with a full orchestra at Cahn Auditorium.

Great music, great stories and great shows presented by an organization that has successfully been producing professional musical theater for more than 30 years. Gilbert and Sullivan, Gershwin’s greatest hits and other audience favorites enjoyed in a beautiful modern theater. Three main stage productions are presented with full cast and orchestra at Cahn Auditorium and annual concert is presented at the Nicholas Concert Hall.

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