NU Theatre presents Everybody

In Upcoming Events, by , on March 13th, 2023

Niagara University, N.Y. (March 9, 2023) – This modern riff on the fifteenth-century morality play Everyman follows Everybody (chosen from amongst the cast by lottery at each performance) as they journey through life’s greatest mystery— the meaning of living. Everybody was a finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize.

World Premiere produced by Signature Theatre, New York City 

(Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Erika Mallin, Executive Director; James Houghton, Founder)

Everybody will be on stage in the Leary Theatre within the Elizabeth Ann Clune Center for Theatre, Clet Hall, Niagara University, NY, on the following dates/times:

Thurs.Mar. 307:00pm
Fri.Mar. 317:30pm
Sat.Apr. 12:00pm & 7:30pm
Apr. 2
Apr. 3
2:00pm (post show discussion)
DirectionDr. Dave Peterson
Set DesignDavid Dwyer
Costume DesignSariah Call (Design/Production major) of Poughkeepsie, NY
Lighting DesignTony Rajewski 
Sound DesignChris Ballard
Stage ManagerAssistant Stage ManagerMary Dugan (Design/Production major) of Pittsford, NYAnessa Preteroti (Theatre Performance major) of Washington, PA

Niagara University Theatre Performance majors who are in the cast include: 

Matthew Ball(Somebody)of Hammond, IN
Ashley DiPasquale(Somebody)of Niagara Falls, NY
J.C. Hartloff(Usher/God/Understanding)of East Aurora, NY
Adelaide Hawkins(Child/Time)of Killingworth, CT 
Aaron Heron(Death)of Buffalo, NY
Meghan O’Connor(Somebody)of Tonawanda, NY
Emily Palmerchuck(Love/Audience Member)of Chambersburg, PA
Samantha PreziosoGabrianna Wos(Stuff/Sense)(Friendship/Mind/Evil)of Montgomery, NYof Florence, AL

Ticket Information: There are three ways to purchase tickets for NU Theatre productions:

1) Online: We offer one of the lowest service fees online. Simply go to: to purchase your tickets, select your seat locations, and your tickets will be emailed directly to you. No need to print them, simply show the barcode on your phone to our House Managers when you arrive.

Ticket packages make it simpler: you need only input your personal information one time. Also, your preferred seat locations can be assigned to all ticket purchases (or the closest seats available). If you commit to a season subscription and order tickets for six productions, you will earn a 10 percent discount. If you order two or more productions during one transaction, you only have to input your personal information one time.

2) In person: Visit our box office in the lobby of the Elizabeth Ann Clune Center for Theatre, Clet Hall:  Monday-Friday 2:30-4:30 p.m. and one hour prior to curtain.

3) Box Office:  Call 716-286-8685 or e-mail  

Voicemail messages and emails are answered as soon as possible.

Ticket prices for Everybody:

$15 general admission for adults;

$10 for NU employees, NU alumni, Friends of NU Theatre, seniors 62 and over, and youth 21 and younger (non-NU).

Tickets for NU StudentsNU Students with a valid NU ID are entitled to one ticket per main stage production.

Student Rush Policy: Any non-NU student, 21 and younger, with a current student ID card, may be admitted free of charge when there are seats available. Such tickets will be distributed five minutes prior to curtain. To guarantee tickets, purchase a discounted Youth ticket for $10 – $15.