The national tour of one of the most enduring shows of all time, Godspell, graces the stage of the WVU Creative Arts Center Saturday, Jan. 25. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at the Mountainlair and Creative Arts Center box offices, online at ticketmaster.com, or by calling 304-293-SHOW and 800-745-3000.

Godspell is a timeless tale of friendship, loyalty, and love from Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer of Wicked. This enduring production has touched the hearts of countless theatergoers all over the world—and now you can join in the celebration as a spectacular ensemble of bright young stars stirs your soul, raises your spirit and lifts you right out of your seat in the intimacy of the Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre.

This brand new and one-of-a-kind production boasts a Tony-nominated score, featuring “Day By Day,” “Prepare Ye The Way Of The Lord,” “Learn Your Lessons Well,” “All For The Best,” “All Good Gifts,” “Turn Back, O Man” and “By My Side.” Godspell brings the story of Jesus to life with an emphasis on kindness, tolerance and love. USA Today says, “Godspell is cause to rejoice! This irresistibly exuberant production will make you a believer in the power of musical theatre!” The Wall Street Journal exclaims Godspell is “a fizzy, family-friendly show that deserves to run ? well, forever!”

Showtime is set for 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25 Tickets range from $44 to $60, depending on seat location and availability. WVU students may purchase tickets for only $28 with a valid WVU ID at the campus box offices (one discounted ticket per valid ID). Tickets are on sale now at the Mountainlair and Creative Arts Center box offices, online at ticketmaster.com, or by calling 304-293-SHOW and 800-745-3000.

The University Arts Series is produced by WVU Arts & Entertainment. For additional event information, call 304-293-SHOW, or visit events.wvu.edu. Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/wvuevents and follow us on Twitter at @wvuevents for the most up-to-date show information.

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