Theater

This Saturday at 5pm Northern Community Radio will broadcast another edition of the Great Northern Radio Show LIVE from the Thompson Recital Hall on the Bemidji State University campus.  Aaron Brown hosts the variety show, creates most of the skits in the production, and organizes the musical acts.  We spoke with Aaron about what goes into planning it and how it all unfolds.

The Female Playwrights ONSTAGE Festival is a celebration organized by Little Black Dress, INK.  Little Black Dress, INK conducts a yearly theatrical writing contest and finalists from that contest are showcased in theater festivals across the country.  Collaborating with local theater groups, the  original works created by women are portrayed onstage, in multiple cities, on the same day.  This Sunday, International Women's Voices Day,

Central Lakes College

Do you believe in ghosts?  Do you love to be scared?  Brainerd Community Theater is getting into the spirit of Halloween with the chilling production The Woman in Black.  Patrick Spradlin and Kevin Yeager bring the two man production to life this weekend at the Chalberg Theater on the Central Lakes College campus in Brainerd.  In this segment of Area Voices, Spradlin and Yeager share insights on the ghost story.

 Tim Federle spent much of his life in theatrical productions both on and off Broadway.  He realized the theater experience held life lessons that could help people navigate through life and the many transitions wrapped up in it.

Ten Thousand Things Theater Company's mission is to bring "lively, intelligent, professional theater to people with little access to the wealth of the arts."   This professional troupe takes shows to prisons, women's shelters, low income senior centers and other unexpected locales.   They weave thespian magic without fancy sets and involved lighting.

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