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July 19, 2019
Phoenix Theatre presents "Into the Woods," directed by Sean Dowse, for its summer musical. The production follows a cast of fairy tale characters as they learn to be careful what they wish for. From left: Derek Achen, Alison Metzen, Chelsea Indrehus, Emma Cory, Cory Koplin, Chase Gilbertson, and Matthew Williams. Rachel Fergus/RiverTown Multimedia
Review: 'Into the Woods' is worth the hike to Sheldon Theatre
July 19, 2019 - 2:50pm
July 11, 2019
The Sheldon Theatre lobby's decorative points include a phoenix -- from which the theater's nonprofit performing arm,  Phoenix Theatre, takes its name. Photo courtesy of the Sheldon Theatre
Phoenix Theatre invites you 'Into the Woods' and into the Sheldon
July 11, 2019 - 6:00am
April 6, 2019
The 12 jurors practice a scene from  "12 Angry Men." They are Leah Buysee, Leah Lohmann Adams, Mary Rauterkus, Tori Miller, Amanda Anderson, Linda Flanders, Tricia Perau, Nan Kafka, Helene Olson-Reed (standing), Sara Hoffman and Sara Shannon Not shown is Marcy Watzl, juror No. 3.  Rachel Fergus /RiverTown Multimedia
Twelve impassioned women: Sheldon and Phoenix theaters participate in nationwide reading of play
April 6, 2019 - 5:00am
April 3, 2019
The four cast members of "The Norwegians" rehearse a scene where Betty (Kay Christensen) arrives unannounced. Pictured are Sara Shannon, Cory Koplin, and Christensen. Neil Lahammer is tucked behind Christensen. Rachel Fergus/  RiverTown Multimedia
Back stage: The art of performing a play
April 3, 2019 - 7:00pm
March 20, 2019
Sara Shannon (left) and Kay Christensen rehearse in the Sheldon Theatre for the opening of "The Norwegians." Photo by Rachel Fergus.
Uff da, the Phoenix Theatre is staging a comedy
March 20, 2019 - 11:00am
November 30, 2018
The Phoenix Theatre cast of "Inspecting Carol" performs a scene from "A Christmas Carol." From left are Jesse Stewart, Williams Ortiz Arizmendi, Greg Bolt, David Oakes, Alexa Ferguson, Min MartinOakes, Terese Bjornstad, Jeff Chalmers. Rachel Fergus / RiverTown Multimedia
Local actors make play about a play worth seeing
November 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 27, 2018
Phoenix Theatre will present “Inspecting Carol” Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and 2 at the Sheldon Theatre. The cast includes  Alexa Ferguson, Terese Bjornstad, Jesse Stewart, Min MartinOakes, Jerry Lacroix, Julie Martin, Jeff Chalmers, David Oakes, Greg Bolt, Williams Ortiz Arizmendi and Helene Olson-Reed. Submitted photo
Spotlight: Phoenix Theatre presents 'Inspecting Carol'
November 27, 2018 - 3:14pm
November 19, 2018
The 2018 Phoenix Star Award went to Dace Miller. Pictured are Marga Miller-Wriedt (Miller’s daughter), Dace Miller, Sarah Donegan (Miller’s daughter) and Russell Johnson, the 2017 recipient. Submitted photo.
A Star behind the Sheldon scenes
November 19, 2018 - 8:00pm
August 11, 2017
Phoenix Theatre to hold auditions for "Blithe Spirit"
August 11, 2017 - 4:01pm
July 26, 2017
Tricia Perau, top, Chase Gilbertson, left, Jazmin Martin, Robbin Gust, Caleb Conway, Jacob Quade and Hailey Kowalchyk deliver a scene in the second act. Conway portrayed Bobby Strong, the young hero of "Urinetown." Photo by A.D. Drumm
Review: Urinetown flushed with big laughs
July 26, 2017 - 8:21am
May 19, 2017
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Audition for Phoenix Theatre's summer musical
May 19, 2017 - 4:26pm
March 24, 2017
Vanya offers to show the family his play and during which, Spike is distracted by his phone. Clearly unimpressed, Vanya yells out of frustration to the group.
Review: 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike' brings non-stop laughter
March 24, 2017 - 1:01pm
March 20, 2017
Marcy Watzl, left, Min Martin Oakes and Tim Bowes star as three dysfunctional siblings in "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike." (Photos by Samantha Bengs)
Small cast to deliver big laughs
March 20, 2017 - 1:02pm
January 9, 2017
(photo by Sheldon Theatre)
Phoenix Theatre holding auditions
January 9, 2017 - 10:21am
November 18, 2016
Siblings Emily (Emma Cory) and Wally (Eliot Scafe) mime a breakfast scene with their mother, Mrs. Webb (Rebekah Freed), during a rehearsal for “Our Town.” The play runs this weekend at the Sheldon Theatre. (photo by Samantha Bengs)
Review: 'Our Town' packs an emotional punch
November 18, 2016 - 4:17pm