Category Archives: Theatre

GRSF Seeks Scary Stories for Live Reading

GRSF will be hosting a live virtual spooky-scary story event on Sunday, November 1st. Some favorite GRSF actors will be reading thrilling and chilling selections – and they need your help! Do you have an original spooky/scary story you’ve written? Maybe there’s a story someone else wrote that you’d like to hear on a dark and stormy night… perhaps it’s a poem? Whatever it is, GRSF wants to know about it! Click the link above to submit your original story OR your suggestion for a spooky reading that you’d like to hear an actor perform.

All stories must be less than 10 minutes long (read aloud). It is preferred to have an English translation of the story, but the story does NOT have to be European/American in origin. Finally, the story submission must be owned by the author or available in the public domain.

All submissions and suggestions should be received NO LATER THAN Wednesday, October 28th at 5:00 p.m.

Information about the November 1st event will be available soon. Check the GRSF Facebook for updates and details!

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GRSF Everywhere

Introducing GRSF Everywhere — a virtual series where you can watch and participate from the comfort of your home. Throughout the summer we will be bringing you programming every Sunday evening beginning Sunday, June 28th and running through Sunday, August 9th. The opening event, Sunday June 28th, will feature monologues and appearances from GRSF company… Continue Reading

Saint Mary’s Theatre and Dance: SPLaSH!

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Wednesday | March 18 | 7:30pm Thursday | March 19 | 7:30pm Friday | March 20 | 7:30pm Saturday | March 21 | 7:30pm Sunday | March 22 | 3:00pm Studio Theatre | Saint Mary’s Performance Center 700 Terrace Heights | SPLaSH – a contraction of “short play showcase”… Continue Reading

LA Theatre Works Audition and Monologue Workshop

Wednesday | March 11 | 3:45-4:45pm Figliulo Recital Hall | Saint Mary’s Performance Center Taught by LA Theatre Works company members, this workshop offers student and professional actors techniques that are invaluable in pursuing a career in theater, television and film. Topics may include dealing with audition anxieties, etiquette with casting directors and directors,… Continue Reading

LA Theatre Works: SEVEN

Wednesday | March 11 | 7:30pm Page Theatre | 700 Terrace Heights SEVEN is a riveting documentary play by seven female writers based on personal interviews with seven remarkable women who faced life-threatening obstacles before bringing heroic changes to their home countries of Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia and Cambodia. Playwrights Carol K.… Continue Reading

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… Continue Reading

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