Programs & Events

King William Players

Upcoming Performances

The 2016-2017 schedule will be published in the fall.

About King William Players

King William Players, St. John's College's theater troupe, is one of the college’s most enduring clubs. Like all St. John’s clubs, KWP is student-run. This allows the club to take on a diverse range of theatrical genres which reflect the changing interests of the Polity. Recent productions have ranged from classical selections, such as The EumenidesMacbeth, and Tartuffe, to more modern works, including Duck VariationsWho’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and Urinetown the Musical. In addition to performing, student thespians are also welcome to write and direct plays. For example, KWP students wrote, directed, and performed the play, Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind, as well as the one-act musical, Red. Through KWP, students with a variety of interests have the opportunity to foster and hone their talents.

Unless otherwise noted, all plays take place in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium and are free and open to the public. The King William Players, the St. John’s student theater troupe, presents two performances each semester.