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July 19, 2017
Take a trip to 'Almost, Maine'
If you go What: 'Almost, Maine' by Paul Bunyan Playhouse When: Opens Wednesday. Through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and a 2 p.m. Sunday, July 23, matinee...
July 19, 2017 - 9:55am
June 27, 2017
Walker Bay Theater opens ninth summer theater season
WALKER -- Walker Bay Theater recently opened its ninth year of summer theater with the comedy “North Woods Women, The Odd Couple.” Based on Neil Simon’s Odd Couple, the setting is a rustic cabin on Leech Lake where a group of women are playing Trivial Pursuit awaiting the arrival...
June 27, 2017 - 4:34pm
June 20, 2017
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
IF YOU GO What: "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" production by Paul Bunyan Playhouse When: Today through Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday,...
June 20, 2017 - 8:20pm
June 4, 2017
Long Lake Theater opens ‘Moon Over Buffalo’
PARK RAPIDS -- Long Lake Theater announces its 16th season’s debut, “Moon Over Buffalo.” This farce is a classic comedy set in Buffalo,...
June 4, 2017 - 8:40am
May 14, 2017
Bemidji author Will Weaver’s work now on the stage in St. Paul
ST. PAUL - A grandfather's tale, drawn from memory and re-imagined by author Will Weaver, became a short story entitled "A Gravestone Made of...
May 14, 2017 - 9:00am
March 26, 2017
100 and counting: Latest BCT production will be 100th stage show directed by Mary Knox-Johnson
If you go. . . What: Bemidji Community Theater's production of "Dragonsong" When: 7:30 p.m. March 31, April 1, 7, 8 and 2 p.m. April 2 and 9....
March 26, 2017 - 8:30am
March 19, 2017
Outstanding Oxcars: Bemidji, area theater companies hold annual awards show in Walker
WALKER—Growing in popularity each year, the fourth annual Oxcars celebration for area theater excellence were held this past Sunday, March...
March 19, 2017 - 9:00am
February 1, 2017
Message of mercy: Bemidji Community Theater to stage drama ‘The Elephant Man’
BEMIDJI -- Director Julie Kaiser is hoping to deliver a timeless message of benevolence with Bemidji Community Theater’s presentation of “The...
February 1, 2017 - 5:43pm
December 11, 2016
BHS fall musical "Anything Goes" earns awards
The Bemidji High School fall musical "Anything Goes" recently received awards announced by the Hennepin Theatre Spotlight Trust. The awards are:...
December 11, 2016 - 10:45am
November 27, 2016
Laporte School Drama Club presents "Midsummer Jersey"
The Laporte School Drama Club presented Ken Ludwig's "Midsummer Jersey" last weekend. "Midsummer Jersey" offered a modern retelling of Shakespeare's...
November 27, 2016 - 8:30am
November 4, 2016
Pop in to see 'Poppins': Bemidji Community Theater to stage ‘Mary Poppins: The Broadway Musical’
If you go... What: Bemidji Community Theater's "Mary Poppins: The Broadway Musical" When: 7 p.m. Nov. 11, 12, 18, 19 and 2 p.m. Nov. 13 and...
November 4, 2016 - 2:23pm
July 19, 2016
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI -- Remember the days of family outings in a so-called simpler time when parents lived within their budgets and children pleaded for trips...
July 19, 2016 - 7:07pm
March 15, 2016
Patt Rall: 'The Dining Room' hits the mark
If You Go: What: "The Dining Room," a play by A.R. Gurney When: 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday Where: Rail River Folk School,...
March 15, 2016 - 7:12pm
February 4, 2016
"Leading Ladies" opens Friday
Bemidji Community Theater will present "Leading Ladies" this weekend and next at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. "Leading Ladies"...
February 4, 2016 - 10:38am
October 25, 2015
As he prepares to depart the airwaves, Garrison Keillor to perform ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Terror is looking down at red sneakers, grumbling about back pain and the high cost of health insurance as dissatisfied Bemidjians...
October 25, 2015 - 12:27am