Tag: Theater

Theater overcomes obstacles to re-open, only to close again because of COVID-19

Theater overcomes obstacles to re-open, only to close again because of COVID-19

| Susan Klemond | April 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Open Window Theatre’s temporary closure in March because of COVID-19 — just months after it re-opened in a new location — is one more opportunity to trust God, one of its co-founders said.

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Teens take on timely issue of race in unique play

Teens take on timely issue of race in unique play

| February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

In a production whose echoes are heard today in the Black Lives Matter movement, Cretin-Derham Hall High School students in St. Paul talk about presenting “Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992,” a theatrical documentary surrounding the Rodney King incident, the trial of the police officers involved and the rioting that ensued when their initial acquittal was announced.

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Seminarian play comically shows ‘dark side’ of parish life

Seminarian play comically shows ‘dark side’ of parish life

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Parish disagreements aren’t usually dangerous. But when an unconventional liturgist challenges the status quo, even murder is possible — at least in a play seminarians at the St. Paul Seminary are producing this month.

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St. Odilia musical showcases cast, community and, this year, a camel

St. Odilia musical showcases cast, community and, this year, a camel

| Josie Bungert for The Catholic Spirit | February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Come for the camel, stay for the show” is the catchphrase frequently tossed around among the cast of “Two From Galilee,” the musical production St. Odilia Church in Shoreview will put on Feb. 13-15.

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‘Fiddler on the Roof’

‘Fiddler on the Roof’

| July 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall Theater will present “Fiddler on the Roof” on two consecutive weekends, July 26 to 28 and August 2 to 4. Show times are 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.

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Aim Higher Foundation awards tuition assistance grants

Aim Higher Foundation awards tuition assistance grants

Also:
– Seminarian writes and directs theater drama
– Cardinal Burke keynotes tribunal provincial meeting
– Feasibility study update

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