Ain’t Misbehavin’: Join the Conversation!

Introducing Join the Conversation! A New Series at the Forum

Your chance to hear from the cast and crew, ask questions, and learn something new!


Part of the mission of the Forum is to educate and enrich the lives of the Wichita community, which is what this new series aims to do. And what better show to start that Ain’t Misbehavin’, a musical tribute to the life and work of Fats Waller!

Upcoming Events:

Pre-Show Discussions: Join Kathryn Page Hauptman (Producing Artistic Director of the Forum Theatre), Lisa Chiteji, PhD (Cultural Anthropologist), and the cast of Ain’t Misbehavin’ for a thoughtful discussion about life in during the Harlem Renaissance, Fats Waller’s life and work, the show, and its cultural significance today. FREE

Sunday, November 12 at 1:30pm – Forum Theatre, 330 N Broadway, Wilke Center CD Entrance

Tuesday, November 14 at 6:30pm – Maya Angelou Library, 3051 E 21st St N

Post-Show Talkback: Join the cast and creative team of Ain’t Misbehavin’ immediately after the show for the chance to ask them your questions and learn more about the show, their experience, the legacy of Fats Waller, and more.

Sunday, November 12 immediately after the show – Forum Theatre, 330 N Broadway, Wilke Center CD Entrance


Join us for this new series as we discuss the history of Ain’t Misbehavin’, the Harlem Renaissance, the joyful legacy of Fats Waller, his contributions to the world of jazz music, and why stories like this one matter to us today. And while you’re at it, come see the show! Ain’t Misbehavin’ is open through Nov. 19, with performances Thurs-Sat at 8pm and Sun at 2pm. For tickets and more information, click the link below or call us at (316) 618-0444.