Bemidji Community Theater

Bemidji Community Theater's production of The Sound of Music opens this Friday and will run both this weekend and next.  Maria, Captain VonTrapp, Marta VonTrapp, Sister Agethe and Sister Sabine chatted about the play, the history behind the story and the benefits of community theater on the morning show this week.  

The Oxcars are a celebration of regional theater in northern Minnesota.  Actors, directors, designers, choreographers, and theater lovers tip their hats to one another at this fun event commending the great talent in the Bemidji, Walker, Park Rapids region.  This year, the event happens Sunday, March 12 at teh American Legion in Walker, MN.  Happy hour starts at 3pm and the awards ceremony kicks off at 4pm.  Catie Belleveau has organized the event for the past four years and stopped by the KBXE studio to discuss the event and the importance of community theater.