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‘Rumors’ Up Next at Brainerd Community Theatre

“Rumors,” an adult farce written by America’s premiere comedic playwright, Neil Simon, will open Brainerd Community Theatre’s summer season on June 14. The show runs through June 16, and again from June 20-22. All performances are in the Chalberg Theatre on the Brainerd campus of Central Lakes College. “We’re billing …

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One young girl, a handful of seeds, and a heart full of hope

The Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center concludes it 2017-18 Cultural Arts Series when the Children’s Theatre Company (CTC) of Minneapolis presents “Seedfolks,” with one performance on Saturday, May 19. The play will perform at 11 a.m. in the Chalberg Theatre on the Brainerd campus of Central Lakes College. Based …

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Young Frankenstein the Musical at BCT

The horror of Frankenstein’s monster meets the screwball comedy of Mel Brooks when Brainerd Community Theatre presents ‘Young Frankenstein: The Musical’ on the Chalberg Theatre stage. The zany stage adaptation of Brooks’ comedy horror film of the same name will perform at 7;30 p.m. on April 26-28 and May 3-5. …

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The New Standards at CLC April 13

Reimagining ‘old standards’ in a totally new way, the Minneapolis trio The New Standards will appear in the Chalberg Theatre on the Brainerd campus of Central Lakes College on April 13. The 7:00 p.m. show is part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center’s Cultural Arts Series. The band …

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CLC presents VocalEssence’s ‘River Songs and Tales with Mark Twain’

VocalEssence, the premiere vocal ensemble of Minnesota, will team with former news anchorman and actor Don Shelby for ‘River Songs and Tales with Mark Twain,’ on Saturday April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Chalberg Theatre, CLC’s Brainerd campus. The event is part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts …

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Fabulous Armadillos to perform ‘Love Songs’ March 23

After 15 sold out shows in St. Cloud, St. Michael and Chanhassen, all with rave reviews, the Fabulous Armadillos bring their theme show “Love Songs” to the Tornstrom Auditorium on March 23. The 7:30 p.m. show is presented as part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center’s Cultural Arts …

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Blistering hot rockabilly band returns on March 9

If it’s the classic early rock ‘n’ roll and rockabilly of Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash (and many more!) that you want, played just the way those legends played it…you have found your dream band! Minnesota’s own Holy Rocka Rollaz bring back the sound, the look, the …

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Brainerd Community Theatre announces musical cast

Patrick Spradlin, Director of Brainerd Community Theatre, announces the cast for the musical ‘Young Frankenstein.’ The Mel Brooks stage adaptation of his classic 1974 film of the same title opens on April 26 with performances through May 5. Frederick Frankenstein (originated in the film by Gene Wilder) will be played …

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‘Five Women Wearing the Same Dress’ at Brainerd Community Theatre

At first glance, the title ‘Five Women Wearing the Same Dress’ sounds like a physical impossibility. Instead, this often hilarious, sometimes poignant, always funny play is the first spring season offering of Brainerd Community Theatre. The play runs February 23-24 and March 1-2 at 7:30 p.m., with an additional 2 …

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Ragamala Dance Company presents ‘Sacred Earth”

Combining ancient dance form with familiar ideas about the earth and our stewardship of it, the world renowned Ragamala Dance Company will present ‘Sacred Earth’ on February 9 at 7:30 p.m. The performance, part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center’s Cultural Arts Series, will be held in the …

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