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Paul Bunyan Playhouse
September 13, 2018
A place to call home: Bemidji Community Theater purchases former Book World building
BEMIDJI—After nearly 40 years of making due with whatever locations they could find to store materials, rehearse and construct sets, the...
September 13, 2018 - 7:47pm
August 1, 2018
A lot of volume for this 'Hairspray': Broadway musical will close out Paul Bunyan Playhouse summer season
IF YOU GO: What: "Hairspray: The Broadway Musical" Where: Chief Theater, 314 Beltrami Ave., downtown Bemidji. When: Today through Saturday at...
August 1, 2018 - 9:31am
July 19, 2018
‘Steel Magnolias’ will steal your heart: Show opens Friday at the Chief Theater
BEMIDJI -- Opening at 7:30 Friday, the Paul Bunyan Playhouse will present “Steel Magnolias,” a timeless tale of six strong women facing life’s...
July 19, 2018 - 3:52pm
July 5, 2018
Get a 'Clue' at this performance: Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s ‘Clue the Musical’ debuts Friday
BEMIDJI—Make sure your pencils are sharpened for the Paul Bunyan Playhouse production of "Clue the Musical," opening Friday at 7:30 p.m....
July 5, 2018 - 2:31pm
June 21, 2018
A history lesson. . . sort of: 'The Complete History of America: Abridged' opens Friday
BEMIDJI—Premiering tonight at 7:30 in the historic Chief Theater downtown Bemidji, the Paul Bunyan Playhouse presents "The Complete History...
June 21, 2018 - 5:44pm
June 7, 2018
'Ring'ing in a new season: ‘Ring of Fire’ opens Friday at Chief Theater
BEMIDJI—The Paul Bunyan Playhouse is "ringing" in the new season Friday night with the premiere of "Ring of Fire" at 7:30 p.m. at the historic...
June 7, 2018 - 7:31pm
‘The Lion King’ to play at Chief Theater
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Playhouse will show Disney’s “The Lion King” as the last movie night of the season at 6 p.m. Saturday, March...
March 7, 2018 - 10:17am
December 10, 2017
Students donate to Paul Bunyan Playhouse
Students from Bemidji High School's production of "Hunchback of Notre Dame" recently used their performances to Pay It Forward in Bemidji, according...
December 10, 2017 - 12:45pm
August 1, 2017
A bit of 'blonde' ambition: ‘Legally Blonde’ closes out the Paul Bunyan Playhouse season
BEMIDJI—"Legally Blonde," winner of three Laurence Olivier Awards (including Best New Musical), opens at the Chief Theater tonight in the grand...
August 1, 2017 - 8:50pm
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
July 4, 2017
Ready to rock the house
If you go What: 'Schoolhouse Rock Live!' Where: Chief Theater, 314 Beltrami Ave. NW, downtown Bemidji. When: Opens at 7:30 tonight; continues...
July 4, 2017 - 6:19pm
June 25, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
The show must go on for "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery" at 2 p.m. today in the historic Chief Theater, the second summer production...
June 25, 2017 - 7:30am
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 11, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
What a beautiful day it is: sun is shining and low humidity!
June 11, 2017 - 11:00am
June 6, 2017
Take a marvel at ‘The Marvelous Wonderettes’: Paul Bunyan Playhouse opens 66th season
BEMIDJI -- The Los Angeles Times describes “The Marvelous Wonderettes” as “deliciously enjoyable!” The New York Times said it is “an...
June 6, 2017 - 8:07pm