Broadway alumni star in world premiere of The Suffragist

A New American Musical at the GBPAC

The world premiere of a new American musical, The Suffragist, will be showing at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center July 16-18. Created by composer and UNI emerita Nancy Hill Cobb, the inspirational true story showcases the hard-won Nineteenth Amendment. The Suffragist features many alumni including Broadway stars Joel Waggoner, ‘08, and MaKayla McDonald, ‘15.

Buy your tickets at or call 319-273-4849 to use our special 10% alumni discount with code UNIALUMNIDISCOUNT. The discount is only available when booking in person or over the phone. UNItix hours are Monday-Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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MaKayla McDonald as Ida B. Wells in The SuffragistAlum MaKayla McDonald, '15

Joel Waggoner as Woodrow Wilson/Doctor in The SuffragistAlum Joel Waggoner, '08