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'And Then There Were None' by Agatha Christie

M State Theatre Department presents "And Then There Were None," a murder mystery by Agatha Christie. Performances will be in the Waage Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28 through March 2 and March 6 through 8, and at 2 p.m. March 2.

Cast members are Rachel Moe, Jenna Nygaard, Josh Wilson, Lexi Wedll, Spencer Imsande, Bradley Muckey, Jackie Imsande, Ben Walkup, Jacob Bauer, Zach Anderson and Austin Begley.

Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available at the M State box office from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and one hour prior to the performance, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

 

Fine Arts Showcase

M State Fine Arts Department is hosting Fine Arts Showcases on Thursday, Feb. 27, and Wednesday, March 5, beginning at 10 a.m. both days. Reservations are required.

The Fine Arts Showcase is designed to expose students to opportunities and majors that will be available to them in college. By participating in this event, you and your class will experience what happens in the college classroom, studio and rehearsal room first-hand. A wide variety of disciplines, instructors and current students will be featured through the following break-out sessions:

  • Stage Makeup: Your Face is Your Canvas
  • The Backstage Pass (theatre art & stagecraft)
  • Wheel Throw Some Stoneware
  • Rock and Pop Music
  • Learn to Rock the Piano
  • Moon, June, Spoon: Writing Better Songs
  • Making Your Marks: Nonobjective Action Drawing (this session will be offered once and will run the duration of all three sessions)

The Fine Arts Showcase is a collaborative effort produced by the Fine Arts Department at M State - Fergus Falls Campus and made possible by members of the community of Fergus Falls. If you're interested in participating, email tori.covington@minnesota.edu.If travel reimbursement is requested, please contact Jessica Sem at (218) 736-1549 or Jessica.sem@minnesota.edu.

 

Recital Hour

M State Music Department presents four Recital Hours during the semester to showcase current students taking private voice and/or instrument lessons at M State. All are held in the Waage Theatre.

  • 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4
  • 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26
  • 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 2
  • 11 a.m. Monday, May 5

 

Chamber Chorale Concert and Guests

M State Music Department presents the Chamber Chorale Concert and Guests featuring the M State Voice Ensemble directed by Teresa Ashworth and the Prairie Arts Chorale directed by John Kleinwolterink at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 30, in Legacy Hall.

Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available at the M State Box Office from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and one hour prior to the performance, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.


 

Empty Bowls Project

Community members have an opportunity to give and to receive during the annual Empty Bowls event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in Legacy Hall at Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Fergus Falls.

Guests will be served soup in a handmade ceramic bowl of their choice in exchange for a suggested donation, with proceeds from the event donated to the soup kitchen at the Fergus Falls Salvation Army. The bowls are taken home by guests as a reminder of the meal's goal of fighting hunger

Hundreds of bowls are available, all created by students in instructor Lori Charest's ceramics classes and by community artists.


 

Jazz Band Dinner and Dance

Jazz lovers, take note! Come and enjoy some of the area's best at the Jazz Band Dinner and Dance at the Bigwood Event Center located at the Best Western in Fergus Falls on Saturday, April 12.

The featured bands are the M State Jazz Band, under the direction of Dan Carlson, and the Lakes Area All Stars, under the direction of Jim Iverson. There will be a variety of styles of music including swing, ballad, waltz, polka, fox trot, schottische, tango, samba and a few upbeat rock and roll tunes.

Come to dance, or come to listen. The evening will feature instrumental soloists from both groups and student guest vocalists Lexie Wedll, Ben Ronning, Jackie Imsande and Ashley Forsman. Dana Flint will be the vocal soloist with the Lakes Area All Stars.

The dinner begins at 6 p.m. and features a pasta buffet with chicken alfredo, lasagna, Caesar salad, bread, dessert and beverage. Dancing is from 6:30-10 p.m.

Tickets for the dinner and dance are $20 and must be purchased by Friday, April 4. "Dance only" tickets are $7 and can be purchased at the door. Dinner and dance tickets are available by calling the M State box office at 218.736.1600, visiting the Waage Theatre Box Office on the M State campus or going online at www.mstatetickets.com.Dinner 6 p.m., dance 7 p.m., Saturday, April 12, at the Bigwood Event Center.


 

Concert Band Concert

7:30 p.m. Friday, April 25, in the Waage Theatre.

Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available at the M State Box Office from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and one hour prior to the performance, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.


 

Spring Choral Concert

7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1, in Legacy Hall featuring the M State Concert Choir and Voice Ensemble under the direction of Teresa Ashworth.

Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available at the M State Box Office from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and one hour prior to the performance, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.


 

Jazz Band Concert

7:30 p.m. Friday, May 2, in the Waage Theatre.

 

Alexis Wedll Vocal Recital

Alexis Wedll will present her Sophomore Vocal Recital at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 4, in the Waage Theatre. The recital is free and open to the public.

Last modified: April 16th, 2014 at 01:11pm