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July 28, 2017
Andria Theatre holds auditions
The Andria Theatre will hold auditions for its fall musical production of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" on Monday, July 31, and Tuesday, August 1, at 6:30 p.m. The musical comedy tells the story of an eclectic group of tweens trying to out-spell each other. .
July 28, 2017 - 7:45am
December 16, 2016
Two theaters bring 'It's a Wonderful Life" to Alexandria
The Alexandria Area Arts Association and the Lakes Area Radio Theatre are combining to present the Christmas classic "It's a Wonderful Life."...
December 16, 2016 - 8:00am
December 14, 2016
Theatre L'Homme Dieu announces 57th season
Theatre L'Homme Dieu will celebrate its 57th season with musicals, comedies and dramas spanning a century, as well as a curated concert series. Season passes (one admission per theatrical production) and flex passes (five admissions to be used any time for theatrical productions)...
December 14, 2016 - 10:00am
July 8, 2016
Satirical 'Urinetown' to play at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
Theatre L'Homme Dieu in Alexandria will present Urinetown: The Musical, produced by DalekoArts, Tuesday through Sunday, July 12-17. The setting...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Zion students to present David and Goliath musical
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will present the musical "The Slingshot Heard 'Round the World" on Friday, May 6 at 1 and 7 p.m. at the Alexandria...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
August 8, 2014
'The Addams Family Musical' auditions set
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will hold open auditions for its fall musical, The Addams Family Musical. Monday, August 11 and Tuesday, August 12 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre at 618 Broadway Street. The Addams Family Musical is based on the Charles Addams...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Take a trip to Sunset Boulevard
Minneapolis Musical Theatre (MMT), the company that brought its production of Gilligan's Island to the Theatre L'Homme Dieu (TLHD) stage in Alexandria...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
JHS spring musical tonight is postponed
The spring musical at Jefferson High School for tonight has been postponed due to the weather. It will now be held on Saturday, April 20 at 1 p.m. All tickets sold for Thursday night will automatically be transferred to the Saturday matinee. If tickets must be exchanged, stop by...
April 18, 2013 - 2:02pm
April 12, 2013
Musical comedy 'Lucky Stiff' set to entertain
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will present Lucky Stiff, a musical comedy by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaterly, April 19-28. How far would...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Spring musical breathes life to 'Willy Wonka'
The stage at Minnewaska Area High School (MAHS) has been transformed into a colorful, candy-filled world of pure imagination. On March 15, 16...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2012
Central Square presents 'Songs From the Tall Grass'
Central Square in Glenwood will present a concertized version of Songs From the Tall Grass on Friday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the historic auditorium. Songs From the Tall Grass is a musical that follows a modern story within a historical journey and is an epic poem of the prairie....
May 11, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Auditions announced for 'The Secret Garden'
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) announces auditions for its fall musical, The Secret Garden. They will be held Monday and Tuesday, May 21 and 22 at 6:30 p.m. The production runs September 20 to 29, and rehearsals are expected to begin in early August. The Secret Garden,...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 20, 2012
Come and browse in the Little Shop of Horrors
Rehearsals are under way for the Jefferson High School (JHS) musical, Little Shop of Horrors. The play tells the story of Seymour Krelbourn,...
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
'Heroes' to be presented in Glenwood
Central Square in Glenwood will present a musical theatrical performance entitled Heroes on Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Auditorium. Heroes, a song written and performed by Ann Reed in 1991, was her response to hearing a call-in radio show and reading several articles...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Heroes to be presented March 30 at Central Square
Central Square in Glenwood will present a musical theatrical performance entitled Heroes on Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Auditorium....
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am