Friday, May 11, 2018

CONGRATULATIONS to the cast of the THE MUSIC MAN! We are excited and already well underway to offer YOU this summer musical. THE MUSIC MAN will be performed at the St Mane Theater in Lanesboro, MN on the following dates:

Thursday, July 19 at 7:00 pm
Friday, July 20 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, July 21 at 7:00 pm
Sunday, July 22 at 2:00 pm

Thursday, July 26 at 7:00 pm
Friday, July 27 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, July 28 at 7:00 pm
Sunday, July 29 at 2:00 pm

Harold Hill: Rick Nance
Marian Paroo: Jennifer Peterson
Amaryllis: Elsie Jenean 
Winthrop Parool: Jack Buntrock
Mrs Paroo: Kay Wold
Charlie Cowell: Mark Edwards
Conductor: Gordon Tindall
Mayor Shinn: Dave Hamann
Quartet: Steve Harris,Robin Krom,Phil Dybing,Jerry Dalzell
Marcellus Washburn: Evan Thiss
Tommy Djilas: William Hoeltzle 
Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn: Val Tindall
Zaneeta Shinn: JLee Joy
Gracie Shinn: Michelle Gabrielle
Alma Hix: Sandy Webb
Maud Dunlop: Bonnie Hulsing
Ethel Toffelmier: Xena Arielle
Mrs Squires: Maureen Anderson
River City Townspeople: Ceil Allen, Audrey Arnold, Kari Berg, Alexa Buntrock, Elaine Edwards, Vivienne Hoeltzle, Joel Hulsing, Quinn Lauer, Zack Lloyd,Colton Maddux, Ashley Marxhausen, Audra Otto, Joseph Otto, Rose Otto, Sarah Otto, Ashley Pickett, Tiana Pickett-Hanson, Eleyna Wyant

Thursday, April 5, 2018


Auditions for our summer production of THE MUSIC MAN will be held Monday, April 23rd, from 5pm to 8pm at Discovery Faith Community in Lanesboro.
Directors Rick Nance and Rita Dalzell welcome all ages to the audition. No preparation is necessary. Please bring your calendars to note any scheduling conflicts.
Performances will be July 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28 and 29. Come join us!

Thursday, March 22, 2018

AND THEN THEY CAME FOR ME Venue and Ticket Information

Just three weeks until AND THEN THEY CAME FOR ME: REMEMBERING THE WORLD OF ANNE FRANK opens!  Lanesboro Community Theater, in collaboration with area community theaters, will present this multimedia account of the Holocaust as told by Anne Frank’s contemporaries.  Combining tapes of interviews with Anne Frank's friends who survived the Holocaust – Ed Silverberg (formerly Helmuth "Hello" Silberberg) and Eva Geiringer Schloss - with live actors recreating the scenes from their lives, it is part oral history, part dramatic action, part direct address, part remembrance.  This ensemble driven production breaks new ground and has been acclaimed by audiences and critics across the United States.   The four different venues are listed below with times and ticket pricing.  TICKETS GO ON SALE MONDAY, MARCH 26.  Please note that ticket purchases are site-specific.  Don’t miss this very important dramatic event!

April 13 and 14 at 7:30 pm
Les Fields Scene Shop, Cresco Community Theatre, Cresco, IA. 
Tickets:  $10 and are available at Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce, Cresco Bank and Trust, and CUSB.

April 16, 7:00 pm
RPHS Auditorium, Rushford, MN. 
Tickets:  $5.00/students, $10/adults and are available at Burdey’s CafĂ© in Peterson.

April 19, 20, 21 at 7:30 pm
Discovery Faith Community, Lanesboro, MN. 
Tickets:  $5.00/students, $10/adults and are available at Parkway Market (507-467-2500) and at the door.

April 27 and 28 at 7:00 pm
New Minowa Players Theatre, 906 S. Mill Street, Decorah, IA. 
Tickets:   $5.00/students, $10/adults and are available at the Oneota Co-op.

Monday, February 19, 2018

THE ODD COUPLE Opens This Friday!

Poor Felix is wondering how he will ever tidy up in time, but not to worry. That is half the fun! 
The show runs February 23, 24 and March 2 and 3 at 7:00 pm
February 25 and March 4 at 2:00 pm.
Tickets are onsale now at Parkway market, online at or by calling 1-800-838-3006. 
See you there!


Thank you to all who came to the auditions yesterday! We're delighted to announce the cast of And Then They Came For Me. Congratulations to the cast!!
And special thanks to our sponsors, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Cresco, and Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Decorah for their generous support of this production. 
Young Eva      Annika Bakkum-Ellern
Heinz              Evan Thiss
Mutti               Kristin Burdey
Pappy            OPEN
Anne              Ally Kujath/JLee Blankenship
Young Ed       Robert Lieb
Ed’s Father    OPEN
                                                              Ed’s Mother   Kay Wold
                                                              Hitler Youth    Aiden Lieb

Monday, February 5, 2018

Tickets for The Odd Couple!

Tickets are now available for The Odd Couple!! You may purchase them at Parkway Market in Lanesboro, online at,.or by calling 1-800-838-3006.  See you there!

Thursday, February 1, 2018

AUDITIONS! "And Then They Came For Me"

Director Rick Nance will hold auditions for our spring production of "AND THEN THEY CAME FOR ME: REMEMBERING THE WORLD OF ANNE FRANK" on Sunday, February 18 from 2:00-4:00 at the Discovery Faith Community Church in Lanesboro. Complete information is below. Come join us!
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