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February 11, 2016
“The Addams Family” played by Heidi Ahmann as Grandma, from left, Aubrey Ross as Wednesday, Monica Servi as Morticia, J.P. Cola as Lurch, Lyle Mangen as Gomez, Ben Watson as Pugsley and Brent Roelofs as Uncle Fester.  (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Musical production opens tonight at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
February 11, 2016 - 1:31pm
November 24, 2015
Work continues Tuesday on the renovation of The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar. When completed, the updates will  include a new entrance with glass windows facing Fourth Street, a new marquee and signage. The lobby will be expanded, the box office relocated and the concession area enlarged. There will be space for events, education and theater programming. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Work continues on The Barn Theatre
November 24, 2015 - 9:16pm
October 27, 2015
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, left, speaks with Larry Larson of Larson’s Premium Sweet Corn, near Willmar, during a ceremony Monday at The Barn Theatre in downtown Willmar. The ceremony marked the beginning of the first phase of improvements, such as reconstruction of the Fourth Street entrance, the lobby, the box office, and more. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Barn Theatre starts remodeling
October 27, 2015 - 10:35am
September 10, 2015
Benjamin Mooberry, left, as George Gibbs, a star on the high-school baseball team and the class president, helps next-door neighbor Emily Webb (played by Laura Miller), with her homework in “Our Town.” (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
'Our Town' Thornton Wilder classic on stage at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minn.
September 10, 2015 - 9:08am
August 29, 2015
This marquee greets motorists as they enter Starlite Drive-In from state Highway 22 in Litchfield. The theater’s new owner, David Quincer, plans to fix up the marquee, which is showing a few signs of disrepair. DAN BURDETT | TRIBUNE
With deal in place, Starlite Drive-In in Litchfield doesn't appear to be going anywhere
August 29, 2015 - 6:00am
August 13, 2015
Mr. Baker (Terry Brunson), clockwise from left, Peggy Evans (Sandy Waters), Connie Dayton (Jessica Mooberry) and Mrs.Baker (Peg Fortmann) reprise the “Bear Song” their families sang together when the girls were little in a scene from “Come Blow Your Horn” at The Barn Theatre. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
'Come Blow Your Horn': Comedy now playing at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, MN
August 13, 2015 - 9:16am
July 17, 2015
Workers set up Thursday in the Kandi Mall parking lot in Willmar outside the 20,000-square-foot tent that houses The 99, a live, walk-through reality theater production designed to shock. Beginning tonight, patrons can walk through and view graphic scenes of deadly consequences that young people could have been avoided if they had made smarter choices. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Reality theater production opening today in Willmar designed to shock
July 17, 2015 - 12:34am
June 12, 2015
Deon Haider, of Sauk Rapids, auditions for a role in the New London sesquicentennial play as directors Ashley Hanson and Andrew Gaylord listen. The play will be performed July 19 on the shore of the Mill Pond as the audience paddles canoes or rides bikes from scene to scene. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Paddling through history
June 12, 2015 - 11:45pm
June 11, 2015
Caleb Erickson is the “Fiddler on the Roof” in The Barn Theatre’s production of the musical opening tonight in downtown Willmar. Tribune photo by Rand Middletonplay button
Video: Musical production of 'Fiddler on the Roof' opens at the Barn tonight
June 11, 2015 - 11:13am
April 30, 2015
Christian School to stage ‘Little Women’ at The Barn Theatre in Willmar, Minnesota
April 30, 2015 - 11:05am
‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’ now on stage at Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota
April 30, 2015 - 11:03am
April 2, 2015
The Barn Theatre to hold auditions for ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ in Willmar, Minn.
April 2, 2015 - 1:14pm
February 24, 2015
Students at Central Minnesota Christian high school in Prinsburg rehearse “Our Miss Brooks” before school Tuesday on the new stage in the cafetorium, part of the school’s recent addition. Because of after-school athletics and other activities, short rehearsals are sometimes squeezed in before classes start. “Our Miss Brooks” is scheduled to run March 26-28. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
New stage
February 24, 2015 - 11:31pm
February 19, 2015
Jeff Vetch holds a memory map that shows locations in New London that are significant to residents’ lives. The locations and stories will be incorporated into a play depicting the 150-year history of New London. (TRIBUNE/Carolyn Lange)
Legends, myths and memories to form basis of original play about history of New London
February 19, 2015 - 11:52pm
Bailey Stahl and Dilan Buddy rehearse Thursday for the Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre production of “Aladdin and his Magic Lamp.” Stahl portrays Harmonia and Buddy portrays Aladdin. The play runs 7 p.m. tonight and 1 p.m. Saturday at the Willmar Area Arts and Education auditorium at 611 Fifth St. Southwest in Willmar. Tickets cost $4 for adults, $3 for students and are free for Kindergärtners and under. They are available 30 minutes prior to each show. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
Aladdin
February 19, 2015 - 11:27pm
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