Category Archives: Theatre

Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre at MCA: “Cinderella”

Monday through Friday | April 20 – 25 | 4:00-8:15pm
Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts
1164 W Howard (10th) St

Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre is back at Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA)!

Students ages 7-18 will be cast in this original musical production of Cinderella, a rock and roll version of the classic tale set in the 1950s. Students registered will be cast in this week-long production and are required to participate in the audition process on April 20th to determine their role. Cast members MUST be available for rehearsals Monday–Friday, 4-8:15 p.m. and performances on Friday, April 24 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 25, at 2 p.m. Performances are in MCA’s Academy Theatre at the Valéncia Arts Center. Cast Member Price: $69

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The Knight of the Burning Pestle

Thursday | October 31 | 7:30pm Friday | November 1 | 7:30pm Saturday | November 2 | 7:30pm Sunday | November 3 | 3:00pm Page Theatre | Saint Mary’s University|saint-marys-theatre-and-dance-the-knight-of-the-burning-pestle|6392 With a modern day theatricality remarkably ahead of its time, this witty comic satire of theatre (and its audience) contains much revelry, popular song,… Continue Reading

An Evening of Haunted Tales

Friday | October 25 | 7:30pm Saturday | October 26 | 7:30pm Old Main | 3rd Floor Auditorium 20869 College Ave | Galesville, WI Local talent perform Haunting tales. Directed by Diane Thatcher. Adults $10. Students Free. Old Main Historical & Community Arts Center is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn… Continue Reading


Tuesday | October 15 | 7:00-8:30pm The Oaks Wine Bar | Top Floor 75 W 3rd St | Winona Auditions will be held for performers aged 8-88 for the original works by Ruth Bures: “Here Comes Christmas” and “Christmas Star Search.” Please bring a prepared song and be ready to read. Performance dates are December… Continue Reading

One Way Theater presents The Prince and the Pauper

Friday | October 11 | 1:00pm AND 6:00pm Saturday | October 12 | 1:00pm AND 6:00pm Old Main | 20869 College Ave Galesville, WI | Mark Twain’s classic tale comes to life onstage, freely and masterfully adapted by James DeVita, with creative staging and a perfect balance of poignant and hilarious moments. When Edward… Continue Reading

Saint Mary’s Theatre and Dance: The Real Inspector Hound and After Magritte

Wednesday | September 25 | 7:30pm Thursday | September 26 | 7:30pm Friday | September 27 | 7:30pm Saturday | September 28 | 7:30pm Sunday | September 29 | 3:00pm Studio Theatre | Saint Mary’s Performance Center|stoppard|6353 Two hilarious one-act plays: Dubbed “a tour de force of theatrical metaphysics” by British tabloid The Daily… Continue Reading

A Page in History: Nature

Wednesday | September 4 | 6:30pm Winona County Historical Society | 160 Johnson St. This Page in History event includes a bit of local history, a free screening of the Twin Cities Public Television short documentary “Nature: Walking with Emerson and Thoreau,” and Q&A with members of the TigerLion Arts team in advance of… Continue Reading

Page Series: Nature

Friday | September 6 | 6:00pm Saturday | September 7 | 2:00pm and 6:00pm Sunday | September 8 | 2:00pm Yon’s Field at Saint Mary’s University The 2019-20 season opens with Nature, the mythic telling of Emerson and Thoreau’s mutual love affair with the natural world. Grounded in the story of their friendship, this… Continue Reading

Main reACTion – Third Space Performance

Tuesdays | 6:30-7:30pm June 11, 18, 25; July 9, 16, 23, 30; August 6 Third Street (between Main & Lafayette) The public is invited to eight weekly 1-hour performances by Main ReACTion lead by Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts’ (MCA) Theatre Instructor, Catherine Deysach. (No performance July 2.) Stroll downtown on Third Street and… Continue Reading

MCA Main reACTion Auditions (ages 8-13 years)

Sunday | May 19 | 6:00-8:00pm Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts | 1164 W. Howard (10th) Actors/Actresses ages 8-1 are invited to audition for an improv troupe performing weekly in various locations throughout Winona’s historic downtown during summer 2019. Weekly performances on Tuesdays: 6/11, 6/18, 6/25, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6 (+4 rehearsals, TBD).… Continue Reading