Nov 4 How to Talk Minnesotan 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Nov 5 How to Talk Minnesotan 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Nov 6 How to Talk Minnesotan 2 pm Waage Theatre
Nov 11 How to Talk Minnesotan 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Nov 12 How to Talk Minnesotan 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Nov 13 How to Talk Minnesotan 2:00 pm Waage Theatre
Nov 17 Jazz Band Concert 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Nov 20 Winter Choir Concert 3:00 pm Legacy Hall
Dec 9 Mannheim Concert 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Dec 10 Mannheim Concert 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Feb 24 Jazz Band Dinner and Dance 6 pm VFW
Mar 3 Steel Magnolias 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Mar 4 Steel Magnolias7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Mar 5 Steel Magnolias 2 pm Waage Theatre
Mar 9 Steel Magnolias 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Mar 10 Steel Magnolias 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Mar 11 Steel Magnolias 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Apr 12-13 Music Scholarship Auditions 2-4 pm W635
Apr 18 Jazz Band Concert 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Apr 20 Empty Bowls Project 11-1 pm Legacy Hall
Apr 20 Concert Choir and Voice Ensemble Concert 6 pm Legacy Hall
Apr 23 Chamber Chorale Concert 2 pm Legacy Hall
Apr 28 Concert Band Concert 7:30 pm Waage Theatre
Get in the swing at M State's Jazz Band Dance
FERGUS FALLS, MINN. - Jazz lovers can enjoy some of the area's best at Minnesota State Community and Technical College's Jazz Band Dance at the VFW in Fergus Falls on Friday, Feb. 24.
Come to dine and dance, come to dance or just come to enjoy the music. The social and dinner hour starts at 6 p.m., followed by the dance from 7 to 10 p.m. with music provided by the M State Jazz Band and the M State Jazz Combo (the Color Crayons), under the direction of Dan Carlson.
The musical entertainment will feature a variety of styles including swing, ballad, waltz, polka and upbeat rock and roll, along with instrumental solos by Kris Lein, Jenn Kaminski Horak, Jim Worner, Levi Soydara and Wally Worhal. Vocalists will be Christi Dickey and Jenn Kaminski Horak.
Dinner tickets are $20 and must be purchased by Friday, February 17. Dance-only tickets are $8 and are available in advance or at the door. The dinner menu includes a choice of roast beef or chicken breast, mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered carrots, salad, and milk or coffee.
Get your ticket by calling the M State box office at 218.736.1600 or visiting the Waage Theatre Box Office on the M State campus. Proceeds from the event help support the M State fine arts program.
Amid the buzz of blow dryers and mist of hair spray, Minnesota State Community and Technical College's Fine Arts Department celebrates the bonds of female friendships with its spring production of Steel Magnolias.
The classic comedy-drama is set in Truvy's Beauty Shop in a small Louisiana town, where six Southern women - delicate as magnolias yet strong as steel - support each other through good times and tragedy. The witty dialogue and authentic characters emphasize the importance of female friendship and strength and encourage the audience to experience Truvy's favorite emotion: laughter through tears.
Performances at the Waage Theatre on the Fergus Falls campus are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 3 and 4; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 5; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 9-11.
The cast includes Gigi Lindstrom of Cokato; Amanda Anderson of Buffalo Lake; Danelle Hubert of Fergus Falls; Megan Riedel of Clarissa; Naomi Beske of Fergus Falls; and Cassidy Anderson of Henning. The radio DJ voiceover is provided by Isaiah Moengen of Crosslake.
Steel Magnolias is directed by Sheri Johnson with technical direction by Stefanie Gerhardson.
Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students and are available at the M State box office from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and one hour prior to each performance; by calling 218-736-1600; or online at mstatetickets.com.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, at Waage Theatre
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 20, at Legacy Hall
6 p.m. Thursday, April 20, at Legacy Hall
2 p.m. Sunday, April 23, at Legacy Hall
7:30 p.m. Friday, April 28, at Waage Theatre
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