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October 30, 2014
WHS gives life to Anne of Green Gables
WORTHINGTON — The cast of Worthington High School’s production “Anne of Green Gables” is busy finishing up last-minute touches on props...
October 30, 2014 - 8:34pm
August 19, 2014
Column: Theater of the Absurd in Ferguson, Mo.
It was in a college theater class that I learned about a genre called “Theater of the Absurd.” These were plays written mostly by European playwrights between the 1940s and 1960s, as well as a certain style that flowed from their work. What reminded me of this is now “playing”...
August 19, 2014 - 3:04pm
June 23, 2014
June 23, 2014 - 10:30pm
April 9, 2014
‘The Curious Savage’ comes to Minnesota West
WORTHINGTON — Heads won’t roll but belly laughs may peal when a cast of 11 students performs John Patrick’s period comedy “The Curious...
April 9, 2014 - 9:05pm
April 8, 2014
Classic comedy takes the stage in Fulda
FULDA — The Fulda Community Players will be performing “You Can’t Take It with You” at the Fulda elementary school gymnasium at 7:30...
April 8, 2014 - 8:58pm
March 16, 2014
Get your Golden Ticket to ‘Willy Wonka’
LUVERNE — Chocolate, Oompa-Loompas and a golden ticket appear in the upcoming spring play for Green Earth Players. You guessed it, “Willy...
March 16, 2014 - 9:17pm
March 14, 2014
Reading Community Players to present 'Rex's Exes'
READING — The Reading Community Players are continually trying to find scripts equally, if not more funny than their last production,...
March 14, 2014 - 9:57pm
March 9, 2014
The Misfits stage ‘The Trouble with Cats’
ST. KILIAN — For more than a quarter century, the St. Kilian Misfits have served up a tasty meal and hearty helping of laughter with an annual...
March 9, 2014 - 8:30pm
February 21, 2014
Die laughing: Grassroots comedy set at Irish wake
WORTHINGTON — Dearly departed Flanagan — if he only knew the songs, tales and imbibing of pints that his death will inspire. “Flanagan’s...
February 21, 2014 - 9:53pm
February 17, 2014
Adaptation: Playwright Jim Stowell turns Tim O’Brien book into play
A number of years ago, Jim Stowell attended a book reading-signing event with author Tim O’Brien in the Twin Cities. When it was his turn to...
February 17, 2014 - 8:11am
February 4, 2014
Letter: Good article gave great boost to ticket sales
By Kathy Graves, On behalf of Ten Thousand Things Theatre Company, Minneapolis Prior to publication of Jane Moore’s excellent article about Ten Thousand Things’ “The Music Man,” our Worthington performances had sparse reservations. As a newcomer to your community, we really...
February 4, 2014 - 9:02pm
February 2, 2014
Off to see the wizard: WHS presenting 'Wizard of Oz'
WORTHINGTON — Dorothy Gale — and her little dog, too — will take the stage of Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center by storm this...
February 2, 2014 - 9:42pm
January 31, 2014
Column: WHS to present 'Wizard of Oz' next week
By JON LOY, District 518 WORTHINGTON — Next week, The Memorial Auditorium and Performing Arts Center will be transformed into the “Merry Old Land of Oz” as Worthington High School students, assisted by Prairie Elementary students, present the timeless classic, “The Wizard...
January 31, 2014 - 7:38pm
January 30, 2014
Mixed Blood Theatre to perform
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College, in collaboration with the Nobles County Integration Collaborative, will host the Mixed Blood Theatre presentation “Black Eagle” at 6:30 p.m. Monday, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday and noon Tuesday in the Minnesota West Fine Arts...
January 30, 2014 - 9:51pm
January 27, 2014
'The Music Man' visits with state all-star cast
WORTHINGTON — There will be no trouble in River City — nor in Worthington — when a cast of eight all-star Minnesota actors packs up...
January 27, 2014 - 10:04pm