Arts calendar published Nov. 11, 2020
Community and high school art events will be printed each Wednesday in this calendar up to two weeks in advance. The deadline is noon Friday. Items may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with “arts calendar item” in the subject line.
‘Peter and the Starcatcher’
Marshall, Nov. 11-13, 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 14-15, 2 p.m.; Southwest Minnesota State University Fine Arts theater; SMSU presents “Peter and the Starcatcher”; $10, www.SMSUtickets.com , physically distanced seating is limited to approximately 60 to 75 per performance.
Litchfield Opera House
Litchfield, Nov. 21, 3 p.m., Litchfield Opera House; Abraham Lincoln impersonator Bryce Stenzel presents “With Charity for All: Abraham Lincoln and the Dakota War Trials.” Stenzel brings the 16th president to life and describes his role in determining the guilt or innocence of 303 Dakota Indians sentenced to be executed in the aftermath of the US/Dakota War of 1862. Advanced ticket purchase is required, call Meeker County Museum at 320-693-8911 or purchase online at www.meekercomuseum.org/lincoln .
Willmar, The Barn Theatre presents three audio installments of “The Shadow” series - "The Isle of Fear," "The Blind Beggar Dies" and a condensed version of “The Ghost Walks Again” are available on the website at thebarntheatre.com
‘Fibber McGee and Molly’
Willmar, The Barn Theatre’s installments of the “Fibber McGee and Molly” videos: “The Census Enumerator,” “Fibber Puts on a Happy Face” and “Fibber Tries To Learn Piano” are available on the website at thebarntheatre.com
The Museum of Portable Sound
New London, by appointment only, Little Theatre; interactive art experience features four “floors” and 27 galleries that display over 300 objects and 5 hours of material. Wander the museum on your own or take a guided tour hosted remotely by chief curator, John Kannenberg in Portsmouth, United Kingdom; $15 per session, designed for audiences of one to two people. Bring your own headphones or earbuds; children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.