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HALLOWEENONA REVUE Music, Stories, Film Shorts and More! Saturday, October 27th, at 7:00pm. First Congregational Church of Winona, UCC 161 W Broadway St.-Johnson St. Canopied Entrance Admission by free will donation ($10 Suggested) Costumes encouraged. Doors open at 6:30. Live and haunting chamber music starting at 6:45. Handicap accessible at the canopy on Johnson Street.… Continue Reading

Save the Date! Halloween Fundraiser!

Save the Date!  Theatre du Mississippi and Café Congo present a Halloween Family Fundraiser. Music, Stories, Film Shorts and More!  Saturday, October 27th, at 7:00pm. First Congregational Church of Winona, UCC (161 W Broadway St.). Admission by free will donation. Proceeds will go to supporting Theatre du Mississippi, a Winona non-profit theater.  Stay tuned for… Continue Reading

Original Shorts!

Theatre du Mississippi presents the 7th Annual Original Shorts. Staged readings of original one-act plays from TdM’s playwriting workshop. May 18 and 19, 7:30pm and May 20, 2:00pm Burke Music House 226 E 3rd St., Winona Use back entrance Note: Venue is handicap accessible, however, the bathroom is not. This year’s Original Shorts: Regula and… Continue Reading

2018 Original Shorts!

Theatre du Mississippi presents the 7th Annual Original Shorts! * May 18 and 19, 7:30pm * May 20, 2:00pm Burke Music House, 226 E 3rd St., Winona $5 at the Door, Cash only This year’s Original Shorts: Regula, by Mike Speck Watched Pot, by Mike Speck Twenty-Year Apology, by Tony Opelt Cashing In, by Tony Opelt Continue Reading

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,… Continue Reading

TdM Office Work Party!

Greetings fans and supporters of Theatre du Miss! As you know the Masonic Temple is undergoing renovations this summer. As a result, we need to do a bit of cleaning, sorting and tossing of things that have accumulated over the past 20 years in our third floor rooms. We have scheduled a work call for this… Continue Reading

TdM Treasurer

To our TdM supporters: Have you ever thought about taking a more active role in Theatre du Miss, but didn’t know if your skills and talents would be useful? Consider joining our non-profit’s Board of Directors – as a Treasurer for the organization! We are in need of someone who can keep our budgets coming… Continue Reading

TdM Auditions!

Theatre du Mississippi is seeking 4-10 actors for a night of ten-minute comedies. Auditions will be held Thursday, January 4th, and Monday, January 8th, from 7-9 pm (or by appointment), at the TdM offices in the Masonic Theater (255 Main St.) in downtown Winona. To reach the TdM Offices use the side entrance with the… Continue Reading


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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 |

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: