Welcome

Welcome

WOW began in 1980 as an international women’s theatre festival. Click to learn more about our story. Any woman and/or trans person is welcome to get involved in any aspect of making theatre. No prior experience is required!

Join a meeting at 6:30 on a Tuesday, and lo, you’re part of our collective.

NOTE: in April – June 2017, we did some renovating and a lot of spring cleaning. We have beautiful new walls, ceilings,  makeup tables. and a dance-friendly flooring!

No membership dues, no trial periods – just show up. Click to learn more about becoming a member.

Upcoming WOW Shows

  • September 20 - September 22

    “Creative Stages”

    After a successful reading presentation at the National Black Theatre of Harlem, CSE presents its comedic thriller "Creative Stages" at WOW Cafe. Written and Directed by Frank Dunham Jr.

  • October 7 @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm

    Hypergender Caberlesque

    Celebrate season 11 with us. Team HyperGender brings you a series of shows that will delight you, tickle you, shock you, turn you on, make you laugh ... and who knows what else.

  • October 13 - October 15

    The Chaos Theory of Now

    Nerdy performer Jennifer Joy mashes up chaos theory with evangelical Trump voters, punk rockers, and lesbian country singers, and more, in this solo show that uses the Butterfly Effect to explore alternate histories - and futures.

  • October 20 - October 22

    The Chaos Theory of Now

    Nerdy performer Jennifer Joy mashes up chaos theory with evangelical Trump voters, punk rockers, and lesbian country singers, and more, in this solo show that uses the Butterfly Effect to explore alternate histories - and futures.

  • October 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

    The Chaos Theory of Now

    Nerdy performer Jennifer Joy mashes up chaos theory with evangelical Trump voters, punk rockers, and lesbian country singers, and more, in this solo show that uses the Butterfly Effect to explore alternate histories - and futures.

  • October 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    The Chaos Theory of Now

    Nerdy performer Jennifer Joy mashes up chaos theory with evangelical Trump voters, punk rockers, and lesbian country singers, and more, in this solo show that uses the Butterfly Effect to explore alternate histories - and futures.