ONE ACT PLAY SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
1. Plays must be original, unproduced scripts. Previous readings are okay. 2. Scripts must be one-act, short plays, approximately 10 to 60 minutes in run time. 3. Playwrights must reside in the tri-state area of Minnesota, Wisconsin, or Iowa. We are looking to promote playwrights in our area in the region as described above. For purposes of this contest,…Read More
2 Sugars, Room for Cream
Theatre du Mississippi was founded in Winona, MN in 1997. Since then, we have brought stories to life on stage utilizing the talent in our own community. 2 Sugars, Room for Cream is a terrific representation of our commitment to amplify regional playwrights and performers. This play is a collection of moments between people, showing…Read More
Angel Street Auditions
Theatre du Mississippi is holding auditions for “Angel Street” by Patrick Hamilton on March 5th and 6th from 5:00pm to 6:30pm at the Masonic Lodge (#18 926 W 5th Street Winona, MN 55987). Originally entitled “Gas Light,” this play was the inspiration for the term “gaslighting” which means to manipulate someone over a long period…Read More
Machinal Content Warning
Activating content in Machinal by Sophie Treadwell includes simulated panic attacks, implied rape, death by electrocution, and discussion of abortion. If you have questions, comments, or concerns, or would like to request more information about the content of the play please contact us at [email protected] or text/leave a voice mail at 507.218.7767 We recognize that…Read More
Theatre du Mississippi’s 3rd Annual Short and Sweet: Cabaret!
Featuring: Please Have a Seat and Someone Will Be With You Shortly Written by Garth Wingfield Directed by Rachel Rougas Starring Celeste Russell as Due and Matt Wenzel as David Local Banjo plucker, Chris Datta! Aspiring comedian, Tom Buege! Post-it’s Written by Paul Dooley and Winnie Holzman Directed by Brittany Splittstoesser Starring Cynthia Knouft as…Read More
Join us Saturday, March 2nd for a rescheduled performance of Short & Sweet II!
We are delighted to announce “Short & Sweet II” will have one more performance on Saturday, March 2nd at 7:30 PM. Location is still at Burke Music House, 226 East 3rd Street, Winona. A big thanks to Burke’s for accommodating a rescheduled performance! We hope to see you there!Read More
Today’s February 24th Performance is Cancelled
It pains us to do so, but we are taking the advice of the Sheriff’s office and cancelling our performance of “Short and Sweet II” due to road conditions. We are currently looking into rescheduling the show for another day, so please be on the lookout for news soon! We wish you warm hands and…Read More
Tonight’s February 23rd show of “Short & Sweet II” is Cancelled
Friends, we are very sorry to announce that tonight’s (Feb. 23) production of Short and Sweet 2 is cancelled due to the predicted weather conditions. Have no fear, however, because tomorrow’s show will still be preformed at 2:00pm! We apologize for any inconvenience or disappointment this cancellation may have caused. Our cast and crew did…Read More
Short & Sweet II Tickets Now on Sale!
Three short comedies about the perilous hunt for love. Shows Include: “The Proposal” by Anton Chekhov, “Check Please” by Jonathan Rand “Forty to Life” by Nina Shengold Shows are on February 22 & 23 at 7:30pm and February 24 at 2:00pm. All tickets are $10 and can be purchased online here, at Chapter 2 Books,…Read More
Christmas Radio Show Tickets on Sale!
The Christmas Radio Show tickets are now on sale! Online – theatredumiss.org Chapter 2 Books – 121 W 3rd Street, Winona Presale – $15 General Admission and $7 Students At the Door – $18 General Admission and $7 StudentsRead More