Wheelock Family Theatre at Boston University

Little Women, the Musical

January 31—February 23, 2020
Boston University College of Fine Arts

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Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her stories for publication, but the publishers are not interested. On the advice of her friend, Professor Bhaer, Jo weaves the story of herself, her sisters, and their experience growing up in Civil War America. The original production starred the unparalleled Sutton Foster, who received Tony, Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk nominations for her performance. Book by Allen Knee Music by Jason Howland Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott Directed by Nick Vargas Music Directed by Jon Goldberg Choreographed by Laurel Conrad This production runs 2 hours and 45 minutes including one 15 minute intermission. January 31 - February 23, 2020 Friday evenings at 7:30 Saturday & Sunday matinees at 2:00 ASL & AD Performances Sunday, February 9th & 16th at 2pm Tickets: $20-$40 Box Office: 617-353-3001; WFTtix@bu.edu Location: 180 The Riverway on the Fenway Campus of Boston University Parking: Parking is available at MASCO garage at 375 Longwood Avenue MBTA: Fenway or Longwood on Green Riverside Line (D train); CT busses to Beth Israel Access: The Theatre is wheelchair accessible. All performances are Open Captioned. Scheduled performances are interpreted in American Sign Language and Audio-described.


  • $20-$40


Boston University College of Fine Arts
855 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston