Category Archives: Educational

Musical Theatre Improv Workshop

Friday | October 20 | 12:30 – 2:00pm
Page Theatre | Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Campus

Members from the cast of Broadway’s Next Hit Musical will lead participants through improvisational exercises and games that illustrate the basic philosophy and rules of improvisation: Saying YES, Active listening, Making your partner look good…all the while HAVING FUN! Cast members will also introduce participants to the basics of musical improvisation. They’ll lead you through exercises in creating an improvised melody and lyrics as well as introduce techniques to improvisational rhyme.

This workshop is appropriate for participants high school age and up with some musical experience. Please note: registration is required – visit

The Performance Center at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit:


Family Arts Academy FREE Monthly Workshop – A Visit to Oz

Tuesday | September 12 | 5:30-6:30pm Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts Family Arts Academy workshops are FREE monthly themed multi-arts experiences that invite the whole family to learn new skills, meet local artists and have fun creating together. Come to one or all. Pre-registration recommended. Learn more. Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts is a member… Continue Reading

Community Conversation

Wednesday | July 19 | 5:30pm Page Theatre | Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Campus The Page Theatre is working to strengthen our connections with the community, and we need your help to create that future together! We are working with Engage Winona to gather input from a deep and diverse cross-section of community members… Continue Reading

Top 10 Tips for Travel Photography with Janet Mootz

Thursday | June 29 | 6:00-7:30pm Sutra Global Imports 570 Main St. | Dakota, MN Join us for a free workshop, just in time for summer travel! (PLEASE NOTE: Pre-registration is REQUIRED, because space is limited, even though the event is free. About the Instructor: Janet has been a professional photographer for 13 years.… Continue Reading

Kinstone 1-Hour Guided Tour

Sundays | May 7 through October 31 | 1:00 to 2:15pm Kinstone | S3439 Cole Bluff Lane | Fountain City, WI On every Sunday, the tour features the large Stone Circle, the thatched cordwood Chapel, the Stargazer Circle and the Three Witnesses sculpture. Learn about the setting of the standing stones in the Kinstone Circle… Continue Reading

Winona Symphony Orchestra Children’s Concert

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | 9:00 AM & 10:30 AM Somsen Hall | Harriet Johnson Auditorium Winona State University In 2016, the Winona Symphony Orchestra revived their tradition of offering special concerts for children. Area elementary students were treated to stories told by the orchestra and narrator. Due to the overwhelming response, there will be… Continue Reading

Famous Paintings and Sculpture Art History for Kids 7-11

Winona Arts Center – 228 E 5th St – Winona Famous Paintings and Sculpture Art History classes meet every Friday, 3-5pm, in February and March. February sessions will explore famous paintings through lecture, discussion, and activities. March sessions will explore famous sculpture through lecture, discussion, and activities. Email for complete details. The Winona Arts… Continue Reading