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Open Auditions for Original Shorts!

Theatre du Mississippi is now casting PAID actors for their upcoming staged readings of original one-act plays from TdM's playwriting workshop!

Date: April 27 & 28 at 7:00pm
Location: The Oaks Wine Bar - Second Floor
75 W 3rd Street, Winona

No acting experience or prepared audition material is required. As these are staged readings, actors will have script in hand during performances and will have minimal rehearsals.

Roles for females and males, ages 20 - 60 years old.

Readings contain adult content and language.

The performances will take place on the evenings of May 18 and 19 and a matinee performance on May 20.
Location: Burke Music House in downtown Winona.

If you cannot make the audition time and would like to set up an appointment, email Julie Heukeshoven. juliepfrederickson@gmail.com
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Open Auditions for Original Shorts!

Theatre du Mississippi is now casting PAID actors for their upcoming staged readings of original one-act plays from TdM's playwriting workshop!

Date: April 27 & 28 at 7:00pm
Location: The Oaks Wine Bar - Second Floor
75 W 3rd Street, Winona

No acting experience or prepared audition material is required. As these are staged readings, actors will have script in hand during performances and will have minimal rehearsals.
Readings contain adult content and language.

The performances will take place on the evenings of May 18 and 19 and a matinee performance on May 20.
Location: Burke Music House in downtown Winona.

If you cannot make the audition time and would like to set up an appointment, email Julie Heukeshoven. juliepfrederickson@gmail.com
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Mark you calendars for this year's Original Shorts! May 18 - 19, 7:30pm and May 20, 2:00pm. Burke Music House in downtown Winona (226 East 3rd Street). $5 at the door. ... See MoreSee Less

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Radio Show Auditions!

Come one, Come all! Theatre du Mississippi will be holding Open Auditions for this year’s Christmas Radio Show, set in 1968!  A variety of men and women of all ages are needed – singers, storytellers, musicians, foley (sound effect) artist, etc…  For this show you will have scripts in hand! NO MEMORIZATION IS NEEDED.  Minimal…Continue Reading

TdM Announces Playwriting Workshop!

Do you love telling stories? Do you want to write your stories down for others to enjoy? Or have you ever considered writing a script? Well, you too could be a playwright. In alignment with Theatre du Mississippi’s mission to support new playwrights, a new writer’s workshop is in the offering for this year. The…Continue Reading

Winners!

Theatre du Mississippi is excited to announce the winners of the 2017 New Play Competition for staged readings! This year’s winners are: A Field Guide to the Extinct Birds by David Guaspari, Mountain Life by Stanley Toledo, Primordial Soup by Dan Borengasser, and The Prisoner by Jim Lucason. Staged readings of these four scripts will…Continue Reading

TdM Celebrates 20 years!

It’s TdM’s 20th Birthday Celebration! Founded in 1997, TdM is committed to the development and production of high-quality programs in the performing arts, particularly those that address important contemporary or historical issues. It is our aim to integrate artistic excellence and originality with a sense of community in the Winona area and beyond. Help us…Continue Reading

Christmas Radio Show!

TdM is excited to present the 5th annual Christmas Radio Show! Written and directed by Kara Eggers. December 8 and 9 at 6:30pm December 10 at 2pm and 6:30pm New location! Winona Arts Center (228 E 5th Street) Presale Tickets: $12 General Admission, $5 Students Online (theatredumiss.org) and at Chapter 2 Books (121 W 3rd…Continue Reading

Christmas Radio Show Auditions

Come one, Come all! Theatre du Mississippi will be holding Auditions for this year’s Christmas Radio Show, which is set in 1941. A variety of people are needed, and we would love to have you come and audition. For this show you will have scripts in hand! NO MEMORIZATION IS NEEDED. Musically: We are in…Continue Reading

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2017-2018
Production Season

Endwaters
Written by Scott Dixon
Directed by Daniel Munson
October 20 & 21 | 7:30pm
October 22 | 2pm
Masonic Theatre
(255 Main St., Winona)

6th Annual Christmas Radio Show
Written & Directed by Paul Sannerud
Dec. 15 - 17
Dorothy B. Magnus Black Box Theatre (Located in the  Performing Arts Center, Winona State University)

Short & Sweet: an Evening of Plays by David Ives
Directed by Mike Speck
Featuring five short plays by David Ives
Sure Thing, English Made Simple, Time Flies, The Philadelphia and  Moby-Dude
Feb. 16 & 17 | 7pm & 9pm
February 18 | 4pm
Outpost Winona

Original Shorts
Staged readings of original one-act plays from TdM's Playwriting Workshop
Spring 2018

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Historic Masonic Theatre Winona MN

Founded in 1997, Theatre du Mississippi is committed to the development and production of high-quality programs in the performing arts, particularly those that address important contemporary or historical issues. Our aim is to integrate artistic excellence and originality with a sense of community in the Winona area and beyond.

Theatre du Mississippi | P.O. Box 184 | Winona, MN 55987 | admin@theatredumiss.org

As a non-profit organization, we are grateful to the generosity of our sponsors and volunteers for helping us provide community outreach, education, entertainment and, in particular, dedication to original works. We are located in the Historic Masonic Theatre in the heart of Winona, Minnesota, in the bluff country of the upper Mississippi River Valley. We appreciate the following foundations and institutions for supporting our organization through their generous grants:
  • The Carl and Verna Schmidt Foundation
  • SEMAC - McKnight Emerging Artist Grant, in cooperation with the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council, through funding from the Minnesota State Legislature
'Friends of the Masonic' is a citizens group focused on the preservation and restoration of the Historic Masonic Theatre, its building, and its collection of historic painted scenery. Please join us and share your ideas about how we might assist the City in preserving this historic building and the drops collection. Join us at: www.facebook.com/groups/279822072207056/.