Come one, come all to a musical within a comedy, “The Drowsy Chaperone.”



Missouri Baptist University Theatre will perform, “The Drowsy Chaperone,” at the end of Homecoming week, Nov. 7-10.

“The Drowsy Chaperone” is a parody of American musical comedy of the 1920s.

The musical is written by Bob Martin, Don McKellar, Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison.

The story follows a lonesome musical theatre fan as he listens to his favorite musical record, “The Drowsy Chaperone.” Suddenly, the show comes to life within his apartment — the rest is up to you to come find out.

Tickets for MBU students are only $2.50 so hurry now and get your ticket. Tickets for MBU faculty and staff are $7.50, $15 for adults and $10 for seniors (65 and older).

The show times are:

Thursday, Nov. 7: 7:30 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 8: 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 9: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 10: 2 p.m.

“The Drowsy Chaperone” first debuted in 1998 at The Rivoli in Toronto and opened on Broadway in 2006. It has won five Tony Awards, including Best Book and Best Score. It had two North American tours and has also been shown in London and Japan.

“The Drowsy Chaperone” will make you die of laughter so don’t miss out. For more information head to the MBU Box Office or call 314-434-1115, ext. 2345.

By Ryan Arnold

Ryan Arnold is Arts & Entertainment Editor for MBU Timeline, as well as Web Administrator for the site. He is majoring in broadcast media and minoring in religion at Missouri Baptist University. Arnold runs cross-country and track and field at MBU. Arnold has always had a passion for film and likes to shoot and edit film. Arnold wants to have a career in video production after college. In his spare time, Arnold also runs his own blog, "Arnold At The Movies." Checkout all of my reviews at