Children’s Theatre’s Pinocchio Sparks Imagination

Quote of the Day: Never trust people who promise to make you rich in a day. They’re either crazy or lying. Carlo Collodi, author of Pinocchio Lies, my dear boy, can easily be recognized. There are two kinds of them: those with short legs, and those with long noses. Your kind have long noses. Carlo Collodio, about Pinocchio  The…
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The Changelings, Review And Reflection On Theater

The Quote of the Day comes from the Question in the Program for Ten Thousand Things Theater: Why do you do theater? Kimberly Richardson, who plays three characters in their latest new play, The Changelings by Kira Obolensky, says, “I love live performance. In real life, I’m pretty shy. But performing I feel directly and creatively…
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Trouble In Mind At The Guthrie Theater, A Review

Quote of the Day: Ever since I’ve know you, you’ve never been trouble. Says the director Al Manners (John Catron) to the actor Wiletta Mayer (Margo Moorer) who is playing a mother in the deep south in a play about a lynching. That line reminded me of a time when someone said to me, “That never bothered…
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Youth Theatre Classes, Summer 2016

Youth Theatre Classes Mary Aalgaard and her company Play off the Page will be offering Youth Theatre Classes and Writing Workshops in the Brainerd lakes area in the Spring, Summer, and Fall. Classes are held at Central Lakes College Theaters. You can register by calling Jean at the CLC Community Theatre Box Office, 218-855-8199. You…
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Youth Theatre, Guys And Dolls

Play off the Page Theater Workshops will be presenting their shows today (Thursday, April 28, 2016) at the Dryden Theatre at Central Lakes College. The students created characters and wrote an original play under the guidance of playwright Mary Aalgaard. The elementary group will be performing at 5:30. The Middle School group will present their…
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