Typically two performances are staged annually, a drama or comedy production in the fall, and a musical in the spring on May Day/graduation weekend.

May Day Musical 2018

2018 May Day Musical

[title of show]
Music and lyrics by Jeff Bowen and book by Hunter Bell

This delightful contemporary show is an original musical about writing an original musical. Premiering in the 2004 Musical Theatre Festival in NYC, and documenting its own process of creation, this small-cast show addresses themes of creative collaboration, self-doubt and the journey of following your dreams.

[title of show] is presented through special arrangement with R&H Theatricals.

7:30 p.m.
May 4 and 5, 2018
Yoder Recital Hall
$15 reserved seats; $5 for students

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This beloved tradition showcases Bluffton’s musical theatre talents to culminate our annual May Day festivities.

Exercise the thespian within by being a part of the annual fall theatrical performance or the spring May Day musical. Want to know more about Bluffton University theatre studies? Visit our department home page or contact Melissa Friesen at