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March 10, 2019
Around the Arts, March 10
March 10, 2019 - 9:40am
Members of the Bemidji Community Theater will be performing “The Death of Dr. Valentine,” a dinner-theater show, at the Sanford Center Ballroom on Thursday, Feb. 14. Pictured left to right, Mary Anderson, Carla Norris-Raynbird, Howard Hirdler, Julie Kaiser and Gary Rozman. (Annalise Braught | Bemidji Pioneer)
'The Death of Dr. Valentine': BCT to perform interactive murder mystery at Sanford Center
February 10, 2019 - 11:16am
January 27, 2019
Pictured in the back row from left to right are Mark Clausen, David Moffitt, Amanda Davenport, Thomas Kusler, John Henningsgard and Eric Callagan. In the front row are Steven Mayer, Steven Sterling, Sasha Almandinger and Howard Hurdler. Not pictured are Kevin Cease, LaDon Howes and Josh Almandinger. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
At your 'Service': Bemidji Community Theater presents ‘Room Service’
January 27, 2019 - 8:05am
November 4, 2018
(Left to right) Paul Conklin playing Pellinore, Chuck Deeter playing King Arthur, Mary Anderson playing Guenevere, and Jeffrey Willis as Sir Lancelot in the Bemidji Community Theater production of "Camelot." Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer
Welcome to King Arthur's court: 'Camelot' hits the stage this week
November 4, 2018 - 9:29am
July 5, 2018
Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s production of “Clue, the Musical” will open at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Get a 'Clue' at this performance: Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s ‘Clue the Musical’ debuts Friday
July 5, 2018 - 2:31pm
February 12, 2018
Orpheum Theatre. Wikipedia Commons
'Hamilton' kicks off season at the Orpheum in Minneapolis
February 12, 2018 - 4:40pm
January 14, 2018
Diane Pittman will be the featured poet for the next First City Poetry Reads event, which will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at the east end of the main lobby at Sanford Health Hospital. Submitted photo.
Around the Arts, January 14
January 14, 2018 - 10:15am
October 22, 2017
Lucas Wells from the Hennepin Theatre Trust speaks to a group of students at Bemidji High School on Monday during a Northern Minnesota Spotlight Masterclass. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Learning from the pros: Hennepin Theatre Trust holds workshops at BHS
October 22, 2017 - 8:50am
From left, Vanessa Goodthunder and Rhiana Yazzi laugh as they read lines of their play being performed for the New Native Theater Company festival. The 10-minute plays represent native culture through language and humor. (Maria Alejandra Cardona | MPR News)
St. Paul festival highlights plays about Native life
August 22, 2017 - 7:09pm
June 6, 2017
From left, Lizzie Rainville, Sarah Shervey, Sierra Glosson and Libby Sorenson star as the “The Marvelous Wonderettes” in the Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s premiere production in its 66th summer season of professional theater, opening Wednesday at 7:30 at the historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Take a marvel at ‘The Marvelous Wonderettes’: Paul Bunyan Playhouse opens 66th season
June 6, 2017 - 8:07pm
February 12, 2017
From left to right are Steven Mayer, Amanda Mix and Steve Saari, who will all perform in Bemidji Community Theater's presentation of "The Elephant Man."
PATT RALL COLUMN: Romantic escapades galore in the arts
February 12, 2017 - 9:30am
February 1, 2017
From left to right are Steven Mayer, Amanda Mix and Steve Saari, who will all perform in Bemidji Community Theater's presentation of "The Elephant Man," which opens Friday, Feb. 3, at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Message of mercy: Bemidji Community Theater to stage drama ‘The Elephant Man’
February 1, 2017 - 5:43pm
August 30, 2015
JILLIAN GANDSEY | BEMIDJI PIONEER
“A Flower for Death in the Wild, Wild West” opened this past Friday at the Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. A 2 p.m. matinee is set for today and the play runs again Sept. 3-5. Pictured from left to right are Blair Treuer as Dixie Hollander, Ali Daniels as Clover, Anna Larranaga as Ella, Norwood F. Hall II as Boi Caldron and Mark Thorson as Billy Cash.
The Wild West comes to Bemidji: Author Mark Thorson and director Greg Gasman team up for show
August 30, 2015 - 12:08am
June 2, 2015
(From left) Actors Bonni Allen, Ryan Parker Knox, Matt Berdahl and Katherine Tieben pose during rehearsal on Tuesday morning for"I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," the first play of the season for the Paul Bunyan Playhouse. The show Wednesday at 7:30 tonight. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
A ‘Perfect’ start for the Playhouse: ‘I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change’ opens season for PBP
June 2, 2015 - 7:26pm
May 14, 2015
Cast members of "Murder on the Nile," are left to right standing: Marissa Dolson, Madison Stomberg, Jesse Westrum, Sasha Almendlinger, Katie Carpenter, Danny O'Sullivan, David Moffett, Juli Kaiser, Calving Sheffield. Seated from left to right are Bridget O'Sullivan, Derrick Houle and Jeffery Willis.
'Murder on the Nile' debuts Friday night
May 14, 2015 - 6:49pm