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July 19, 2018
Brainerd High School theater students cast in the “12 Angry Jurors” are Jacob Hanson (front left), Travis Sawyer, Ethan Marichalar, Serena Schreifels, Sam Dirks, Gemma Peterson, Madi Aberle, Emily-Rose Severson, Ben Schlegel, Hunter Armstrong (back left), Sage Martinson, Atticus Obsborne, Eli Duininck, Max Dwyer, Skyler Fox, Olivia Dilley, Noah Barnhart, Grace Carruth and Isabel Haglin. Not pictured are tech crew members Lizzi Ortmeier and Selena Johnson. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
BHS to present '12 Angry Jurors'
July 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
July 17, 2018
xPictured are cast members from Brainerd Community Theatre’s upcoming musical “Church Basement Ladies.” From left: Sharon Hartley, Nicole Rothleutner, Erik Paulson, Mary Aalgaard and Barb McColgan. Submitted Photo
'Church Basement Ladies' to hit CLC stage
July 17, 2018 - 6:00am
July 5, 2018
"Church Basement Ladies" actors Sharon Hartley (left), Nicole Rothleutner, Erik Paulson, Mary Aalgaard and Barb McColgan will take the production to the Chalberg Theatre stage July 19-21 and 25-27.
Photo by John Erickson
At your service: 'Church Basement Ladies' opens July 19
July 5, 2018 - 2:00pm
July 3, 2018
'Bus Stop' to play weeknights in Pequot Lakes
July 3, 2018 - 7:00am
June 28, 2018
Pequot Lakes Community Theatre cast members strike a pose as they prepare for the comedy “Bus Stop” to be performed July 11-13 and July 17-19 in the Pequot Lakes High School Theater.
Submitted Photo
Pequot Lakes theater to hit stage with 'Bus Stop'
June 28, 2018 - 11:00am
June 9, 2018
Born Lester Gillis, Baby Face Nelson escaped from prison in 1932 and went on to rob First National Bank in Brainerd the following year. He died a year later at age 25. FBI / photo
Brainerd's legend of Baby Face: Original play depicts infamous bank robbery
June 9, 2018 - 3:09pm
May 30, 2018
The gang Johnny Fingers played by Michael Roberts, Shaky Larkin played by Ryan DeBlock and Baby Face Nelson played by Edward Binda reaching for their guns. Stage North Theatre Company will present “Baby Face” June 13-16 at the Franklin Arts Center Auditorium in Brainerd.
Brainerdite pens play about Baby Face Nelson's Brainerd bank heist
May 30, 2018 - 1:29pm
May 24, 2018
Brainerd Community Theatre’s cast of “Rumors” includes Michael Sander (front, left), Rhonda Schmidt, Wendy Vandeputte, Erik Sanbeck, Karla Johnson (back, left), Travis Chaput, Marc Oliphant, Dan Maertens and Emili Lane. 
John Erickson / Art Matters Studio and Gallery.
What's the Buzz?: 'Rumors' up next on Chalberg stage
May 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2018
Twin Cities actress Sonja Parks plays all 14 roles in the production of “Seedfolks,” set to hit the stage at Central Lakes College Saturday, May 19. Submitted Photo
'Seedfolks' production to wrap up CLC Cultural Arts Series
May 16, 2018 - 9:00am
May 10, 2018
Performing Arts - May 10
May 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
May 3, 2018
Performing Arts - May 3
May 3, 2018 - 11:30am
The Brainerd Community Theater production of "Young Frankenstein: The Musical" hit stages April 26-28 and May 3-5. Submitted Photo
'Young Frankenstein: The Musical' being staged in Brainerd
May 3, 2018 - 7:00am
May 2, 2018
Auditions set in Pequot Lakes for 'Bus Stop'
May 2, 2018 - 11:00am
April 29, 2018
Red Queen (Madi Trowbridge) and White Queen (Elizabeth Troste) speak with Alice (Sinclair Gardiner).
'Alice in Wonderland' to be staged in Pine River
April 29, 2018 - 7:00am
April 26, 2018
Performing Arts - April 26
April 26, 2018 - 6:30am