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Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
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DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
October 21, 2013
Mount Marty College theater gears up for ‘Spelling Bee’ musical comedy
YANKTON — Two area students will participate in the Mount Marty College Theatre Department and MMC Music Department’s production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” The 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7-9 performances will be in Marian Auditorium as part of Family Weekend activities. Area...
October 21, 2013 - 12:12pm
October 3, 2013
‘No Sex Please, We’re British’ - DWU, ACT production starts Friday
If you go “No Sex Please, We’re British” shows at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Oct. 11-12, and at 2 p.m. Sunday and Oct. 13. Tickets...
October 3, 2013 - 10:37am
August 9, 2013
ACT's 'Grease' showcases solid talent, memorable performances
For a stage show that first debuted in 1972, was subsequently revised into a mega-hit motion picture in 1978, and was retooled for the stage...
August 9, 2013 - 8:42pm
August 2, 2013
‘Grease’ opens today
The Mitchell Area Community Theatre musical “Grease” opens tonight, and will run Saturday, Sunday and Aug. 9, 10 and 11 at the Pepsi-Cola...
August 2, 2013 - 9:09am
July 11, 2013
'Sleeping Beauty' opens Friday
Turns out, not every little girl wants to be a princess. "No one wanted to be the princess, because no one wanted to do a kissing scene," said...
July 11, 2013 - 8:49am
June 27, 2013
Velveteen Rabbit opens Friday
As if children weren't bouncy enough, try directing a play where many of the cast members are rabbits. Brianna Sejnoha and Alison Day balance...
June 27, 2013 - 5:03pm
June 6, 2013
Teen playwright makes debut with revamped Bbx program
"It's not your grandmother's theatre." That's the tagline for the revamped Blackbox Theatre productions at Mitchell's Area Community Theatre,...
June 6, 2013 - 8:05am
May 9, 2013
REVIEW: 'A cast of true theatrical hams'
There is a very good reason why many of us have fond memories of theater, particularly staged fairy tales, going back to our childhoods.
May 9, 2013 - 8:43am
May 1, 2013
Director of 'Once Upon a Mattress' promises it's a family show
Cheri Hamilton hesitates when trying to explain an unexpected reaction to directing "Once Upon a Mattress." Apparently, people misconstrue the title as a "dirty play." "I was getting kind of strange looks," Hamilton said with a laugh. "It's been interesting." In fact, the upcoming...
May 1, 2013 - 6:16am
April 18, 2013
'Be My Ghost': MHS spring play shows today, Friday
Ghosts, mummies and strobe lights. That's what audiences can expect from this year's Mitchell High School spring play, "Be My Ghost," which will show at 7:30 p.m.
April 18, 2013 - 8:41am
Mitchell ACT announces 2013-14 season
Mitchell Area Community Theatre's first production of the 2013-14 season will be "Grease," which opens on Aug. 2. "Grease" is a 1950s rock and roll musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey. ACT will join with Dakota Wesleyan University to present the popular British farce, "No Sex...
March 18, 2013 - 5:18pm
March 7, 2013
Latest ACT play 'Alone Together' funny, relevant to audiences
At the outset, I must profess a certain bias for the newest Area Community Theatre offering, "Alone Together" by Lawrence Roman. This was a script...
March 7, 2013 - 1:45pm
March 4, 2013
Tickets on sale for DWU's spring musical
Tickets are now on sale for Dakota Wesleyan University's spring musical, "Xanadu." "Xanadu" will be performed at 7:30 p.m. March 15-16 and March 22-23, and at 2 p.m. March 17 and 24, in the Patten-Wing Theatre within Hughes Hall on campus. General admission will be $10 and tickets...
March 4, 2013 - 3:13pm
February 24, 2013
Carthage to present annual melodrama next weekend
CARTHAGE -- The 11th annual Carthage community melodrama, "Avarice in Ambrosia, or Oil Be with You in Apple Blossom Time," by Tim Koenig, will be presented at 7 p.m. on March 2 and at 2 p.m. on March 3 at the City Auditorium, Carthage. A free-will offering will be accepted. Following...
February 24, 2013 - 8:29pm
February 21, 2013
ACT to present 'Alone Together'
Mitchell Area Community Theatre will present "Alone Together," a Lawrence Roman comedy, at 7:30 p.m. on March 1, 2, 8 and 9; and at 2 p.m. on March 3 and 10, at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre for the Performing Arts, Mitchell. Tickets are available at the theatre. All seats are reserved...
February 21, 2013 - 6:31am