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Sherlock Holmes to return in new adventure at LAT

Lakes Area Theatre (LAT) in Alexandria is offering the following productions this week:


There will be no live performances on Friday, August 10 or August 17.

However, on Friday, August 24, a one-hour live performance of a new Sherlock Holmes mystery will grace the stage. The show was written by Don Shelby, who will also direct it and star as the sleuth.

Reservations are recommended. There is only seating for 52. The theater would like advance notice if additional seating is needed, otherwise it could be standing room only.

To reserve seats, call (320) 808-3841.


A haunted mansion is the order of the day on Sunday, August 12 at 12:30 p.m. on KXRA 1490 AM. The new inhabitants are told that a ghost appears in advance of the death of a family member. The 300-year-old specter makes himself known once again. But which family member is in danger?

Listen to The Canterville Ghost, directed by Sharon Thalmann, staring Gene Meier, Deb Long, Tori Long, Benjamin Roers, Daniel Roers, Tim Long and Bruce Wegner. Sound effects are by Bruce Wegner.

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For information, call the box office at (320) 808-3841. Past shows are available on the LAT website at