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August 16, 2008
Keaton flicks playing here
A night of laughter and fun is in store when the Sheldon Theatre features Buster Keaton's short silent films. The movies start at 7 p.m Friday with Tom Erickson playing the Kilgen organ. Keaton was born Joseph Frank Keaton Jr. in 1895 in Piqua, Kan., the town where his mother happened...
August 16, 2008 - 12:00am
August 10, 2008
Sheldon features silent film comedies this month
The first of two Friday night silent comedy shows will be shown at 7 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Sheldon Theatre. The legendary comedy duo Laurel and Hardy perform their unique brand of slapstick in several short films. Together, British-born Stan Laurel and American-born Oliver Hardy...
August 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Letter: Say 'O-o-o-h, what a show'
To the Editor: "OKLAHOMA!" Wonderful show! Another great performance by our local actors under Sean Douse's able direction. Such a delightful combination of singing, acting, set design, orchestra, costumes, stage crew, and joyous spirit - not to mention community support and...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Love of singing drives 'Oklahoma' leading lady
Stacy Mandelkow admits, "My motto is, 'I'd rather be busy than bored.'" That's as good a reason as any to explain how she manages to be Miss Coon Rapids, third runnerup in the Miss Minnesota Pageant, a business student at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, and a member of...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Cast chosen for summer musical, 'Oklahoma!'
Stacy Mandelkow and David Oakes will play the romantic leads in Phoenix Theatre's summer musical, "Oklahoma!" July 17-19 and 25-27 at the Sheldon Theatre. Showtime is 7 p.m. except for the 2 p.m. matinee July 27. Director Sean Dowse announced a large cast that includes many familiar...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Sheldon teams up with YMCA for theater camps
The Sheldon Theatre and YMCA Camp Pepin are collaborating again. Campers in grades 6-12 will perform at 7 p.m. June 27. Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for students. An ice cream reception will follow the performance. Students learn how a production is put together from script...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 21, 2008
Cast announced for high school musical
More than 36 student actors are in rehearsal for the upcoming spring musical, "Once Upon a Mattress," which will be staged May 8 to 11 at the Sheldon Theatre. Showtime is 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The comedic musical is based on the Hans...
April 21, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Sheldon band will present 'Brass Odyssey'
The Sheldon Theatre Brass Band is preparing to take listeners on an epic journey with its spring concert, "A Brass Odyssey," at 7 p.m. April 26 in the Sheldon Theatre. The band, which is directed by Jim Kurschner, traditionally puts the spotlight on several members performing solos. Featured...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Humor bolsters 'Dining Room'
"The Dining Room" -- no matter how much the world changes, it always remains the same. People, fashions and food come and go, but the dining room will never really be replaced by the eat-in kitchen or the extended countertop with stools. In the Phoenix Theatre production of "The...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
The Sheldon Theatre almost met its demise in the 1950s
Does the city-owned Sheldon Theatre compete with other local entertainment venues? Or does its existence help create an environment where live entertainment thrives, benefiting all venues along with performers and audiences? In the 1950s, when the Sheldon was struggling to survive...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
March 11, 2008
Sheldon Theatre looks to future
If you have something to say about the Sheldon Theatre, Sean Dowse wants to hear it. Dowse, executive director of Red Wing's historic theater, is part of a 12-member task force that took the first critical steps Thursday to create an updated strategic plan for the Sheldon. "We...
March 11, 2008 - 12:00am
March 8, 2008
Troupe stages 'Julius Caesar'
The dynamic Aquila Theatre Company will present a contemporary rendering of William Shakespeare's classic "Julius Caesar" at 7 p.m. March 14 at the Sheldon Theatre. Aquila's production follows the epic story of the rise and fall of one of history's most notorious rulers. "Set...
March 8, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Pianist playing at Sheldon
World-renowned pianist Tadeusz Majewski will perform an evening of Chopin favorites and Beethoven classics at 7 p.m. March 8 at the Sheldon Theatre. Majewski is from Krakow, Poland, He graduated from the Chopin Conservatoire. Because of turbulent events in Poland in 1981, Majewski...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
Taiko drum group
The Asian-American spirit is alive and well within San Jose Taiko, according to Sheldon Theatre spokesmen. The group will bring the sounds of the Japanese taiko drum to Red Wing's historic theater at 7 p.m. Feb. 29. San Jose Taiko was formed in 1973 by a group of young Asian-Americans...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am
Southeast Tech shows off its talent
Imagine it: Seven saxophonists playing "Bohemian Rhapsody" in unison. A poet reciting original works about the human condition. A violinist playing "Think of Me" from "Phantom of the Opera." A mother-daughter duo singing a Joni Mitchell song. It's that time of year again,...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am