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June 29, 2014
Kelsey Joramo, left, playing the wife of the emperor, and Olivia Compas, playing Petra, act during a rehearsal Wednesday afternoon for the Mitchell Area Community Theatre children’s performance of “The Emperor’s New Clothes.” The play opened Friday and shows at 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre in Mitchell. Tickets are $5 and are available at the ACT at 996-9137, www.mitchellact.org or at the theater. (Sean Ryan/Republic)
PHOTO: Emperor's New Clothes
June 29, 2014 - 9:37am
May 1, 2014
The Scarecrow (played by Justin Joramo) laments his lack of a brain as he meets new friend Dorothy Gale (Jessica Mefferd), who is trying to find her way back to Kansas after accidentally landing over the rainbow in Oz during rehearsal Wednesday at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre. (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
ACT's 'Wizard of Oz' opens this weekend
May 1, 2014 - 7:07am
April 25, 2014
From left, Kendra Nydam, Casey Zoss, Emily Karhoff, Jessica Karhoff and Emily Reynen practice during Monday’s dress rehearsal of the Mitchell Christian School spring play, “Stop the Presses! or ... She’s Not My Type.” (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
PHOTOS: MCS spring play
April 25, 2014 - 4:43pm
April 9, 2014
In the foreground, Macy Swanson, as Baby Bernice Bumble, threatens to hold her breath until she gets her way and is the star of producer Junior Dover Junior's upcoming film. Pictured in the background, left to right, Haley Nettinga, Haley Smith (obscured) and Abraham Kalovsky discuss that proposition during Monday's rehearsal of "The Great All-American Musical Disaster,” at the Mitchell High School auditorium. (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
MHS spring play is 'The Great All-American Musical Disaster'
April 9, 2014 - 6:14pm
March 20, 2014
At left, Cosette (played by Kira Stammer) and Jean Valjean (Clint Desmond) try to avoid inspector Javert, during rehearsal for "Les Miserables" on Wednesday at the Sherman Center on Dakota Wesleyan University's campus. (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
Les Miserables': 'A monumental production'
March 20, 2014 - 7:49am
March 5, 2014
Noted curmudgeon Ouiser (played by Julie Hart-Schutte), at left, laments M'Lynn's (Carol Grode-Hanks) husband's noise levels in her neighborhood, during rehearsal for "Steel Magnolias," which continues this weekend at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre in Mitchell. (Candy DenOuden/The Daily Republic)
REVIEW: Classic 'Steel Magnolias' done right
March 5, 2014 - 8:30pm
February 28, 2014
At left, Clairee (played by Julie Hofer) shares a laugh with Shelby (Alisha Spurrell), as Shelby prepares for her wedding during Wednesday’s rehearsal of the Area Community Theatre production of “Steel Magnolias.” (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
‘Steel Magnolias’ opens this weekend at ACT
February 28, 2014 - 7:26pm
February 19, 2014
Melodrama takes stage at Carthage
February 19, 2014 - 4:46pm
February 7, 2014
Lisa Stanley, center, playing Madame Thenardier, during rehearsals for the Dakota Wesleyan University-led production of “Les Miserables” Thursday at the Patten-Wing Theatre. In the foreground playing an intoxicated bar patron is Jedd Schlicht, of Woonsocket. The play opens March 21 at the Sherman Center in Mitchell. Tickets are $10, and will go on sale March 1 at County Fair Food Store and on a website to be announced at a later date. (Sean Ryan/Republic)
PHOTO: Rehearsing 'Les Miserables'
February 7, 2014 - 7:22am
December 12, 2013
REVIEW: ACT comedy delivers some Christmas magic
December 12, 2013 - 7:34am
December 10, 2013
‘Chilling’ DWU play ‘Woman in Black’ continues through Friday
December 10, 2013 - 10:04pm
November 13, 2013
Far right, Feargal (Connor Voeltz) answers his cell phone, while Kirk (Tim Parks), center, and Corey (Jake Louder), left, look on in amazement during Tuesday’s dress rehearsal of “Back To the ’80s,” which will be performed Thursday and Saturday at the Mitchell High School auditorium. (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
MHS heads ‘Back to the ’80s’ in musical
November 13, 2013 - 7:10am
November 7, 2013
Dakota Wesleyan University’s new theater-in-the-round, located in the Hughes Science Hall, will be the site of this weekend’s comedy, “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress.” (Sean Ryan/Republic)
‘Five Women Wearing the Same Dress’ is first play in DWU's new theater
November 7, 2013 - 6:14pm
October 21, 2013
Mount Marty College theater gears up for ‘Spelling Bee’ musical comedy
October 21, 2013 - 12:12pm
October 3, 2013
From left, Frances Hunter (played by LizBeth Spinar), her husband Peter (Ian Hyde) and their friend Brian Runnicles (A.J. Miller) try to figure out what to do with the box of dirty photos mistakenly sent to the Hunters. (Candy DenOuden/Daily Republic)
‘No Sex Please, We’re British’ - DWU, ACT production starts Friday
October 3, 2013 - 10:37am
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