2019-2020 Season

  • Chaplin the Musical, Fall Musical

  • Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Holiday Musical

  • The Glass Menagerie, State One Act Competition

  • Agatha Christie's Witness for the Prosecution, Winter Play

  • Fiddler on the Roof, Spring Musical

 

2018-2019 Season

  • Bright Star, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following SpotLight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Achievement in Musical Theatre​

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Ensemble Performance

      • Movement/Dance Performance by an Ensemble

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Laird Busselberg, Riley Means, Nate Turcotte

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Dante Colmenares, Natalie Doyle, Jason Elyea-Wheeler, Luke Henson, Sylvia Shutes

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Costumes Crew, Technical Crew, Overall Technical Team, Light & Sound Board Operators, Nora Meeker (Stage Manager), Front of House Crew

  • Sister Act, Holiday Musical​

  • Pygmalion, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2019 State AA One Act Play Festival​

  • The Matchmaker, Winter Play

  • The Scarlet Pimpernel, Spring Musical

    • Winner of the following SpotLight Musical Theatre Awards​

      • Achievement in Musical Theatre​

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Ensemble Performance

      • Movement/Dance Performance by an Ensemble

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Luke Henson, Maryn Reader

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Jason Elyea-Wheeler, Nate Turcotte

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Costume Crew, Technical Crew, Overall Technical Team, Light & Sound Board Operators

  • Bright Star at Theatre L'Homme Dieu, Summer Musical

  • The Light in the Piazza, Student Summer Stock Musical​

 

2017-2018 Season

  • On The Town, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following SpotLight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Achievement in Musical Theatre

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Ensemble Performance

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Movement/Dance Performance by an Ensemble

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: McKealy Baker, Aliyah Busselberg, Laird Busselberg, Nathan Rowbotham, Amanda Tahnk-Johnson

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Luke Henson, Julia Patterson

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Overall Technical Team, Costume Crew, Technical Crew, Light & Sound Board Operators, Georgia Brabec (Makeup Lead), Claire Detering (Makeup Lead), Michele Helmer (Costume Lead) Jacey Mismash (Hair Lead), Ella Van Engen (Stage Manager), Carinna Williams (Stage Manager)

  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Holiday Musical

  • Master Class, State One Act Competititon

    • Starred Performance at 2018 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • Neil Simon's Rumors, Winter Play

  • Mary Poppins, Spring Musical

    • Aliyah Busselberg, winner of the Hennepin Theatre Trust Triple Threat Award

    • Winner of the following SpotLight Musical Theatre Awards​

      • Achievementin Musical Theatre​

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Ensemble Performance

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Movement/Dance Performance by an Ensemble

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Aliyah Busselberg, Nathan Rowbotham

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Caitlyn Carroll, Luke Henson, Margaret Wiersum

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Overall Technical Team; Costume Crew;Technical Crew; Light & Sound Board Operators; Aaron Fazzio (Sound); Mack Swenson (Lighting); Front of House Crew; Stage Manasgement Team; FOY Team

  • Merrily We Roll Along, Student Summer Stock Musical

 

2016-2017 Season

  • Bye Bye Birdie, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following SpotLight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Achievement in Musical Theatre

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Ensemble Performance

      • Movement/Dance Performance by an Ensemble

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Elle Keseley; Nathan Rowbotham; Maddy Smerillo; Margaret Wiersum

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Aliyah Busselberg, Amanada Tahnk-Johnson

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Overall Technical Team; Technical Crew; A/V Board Operators; Costume Crew; Mary Pocock (Technical Leadership)

  • Disney's The Little Mermaid, Holiday Musical

  • The Normal Heart, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2017 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • Steel Magnolias, Winter Play

  • Titanic, Spring Musical

    • Winner of the following SpotLight Musical Theatre Awards​

      • Achievement in Musical Theatre​

      • ​Overall Production of a Musical​

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Ensemble Performance

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Movement/Dancer Performance by an Ensemble

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Aliyah Busselberg, Christine Hwang, Elle Keseley, Steven Oasheim, Nathan Rowbotham, Andrew Shellum, Adam Ward, Margaret Wiersum

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Carlos Garces, Ethan Mirman, Ryan O'Neill, Maddy Smerillo, Amanda Tahnk-Johnson

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Overall Technical TeamTechnical CrewA/V Board Operators, Aaron Fazzio (Technical Leadership), Nate Pierstorff (Technical Leadership)

  • Into the Woods, Student Summer Stock Musical

2015-2016 Season

 

  • Nice Work If You Can Get It, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance by an Ensemble

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Movement/Dance Performance by an Ensemble

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Claire DesLauriers, Will Neisen, Nathan Rowbotham, Scottie Schwefel

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Elle Keseley, Ryan O'Neill, Laura Parnell

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Overall Technical Team; Technical Crew; Costume Crew:  A/V Board Operators

  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Holiday Musical

  • Third, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2016 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • The Importance of Being Earnest, Winter Play

  • Pippin, Spring Musical

    • Christine Hwang & Leo James, winners of the Hennepin Theatre Trust Triple Threat Award
    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Performance by an Ensemble

      • Vocal Performance by an Ensemble

      • Acting Performance by an Ensemble

      • Movement/Dance Performance by an Ensemble

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Christine Hwang, Leo James, Nathan Rowbotham

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Claire DesLauriers, Scottie Schwefel, Amanada Tahnk-Johnson, Adam Ward

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Overall Technical Team; Technical Crew; A/V Board; Costume Crew; Nate Pierstorff (Technical Leadership)

  • Tarzan, Student Summer Stock Musical

 

2014-2015 Season

 

  • Urinetown the Musical, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance 

      • Overall Performance by a Chorus

      • Performance in Dance by a Chorus

      • Vocal Performance by a Chorus

      • Acting Performance by a Chorus

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Josh Horst, Leo James, Kathleen Lunger, Scottie Schwefel, Graham Zima

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Paris Curry, Michael Oasheim, Rachel Winton

      • Performance in a Featured Role:  Kalli Anderson, Berit Brown, Brady Bunkelman,Haley Churchill, Claire DesLauriers, Carlos Garces, Ryan Keller, Steven Oasheim, Andrew Shellum, Adam Ward

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Aaron Fazzio, Kailee Kriegel, Eddie Streig, Julie Zumsteg (Sound Crew); Jennifer Kiefer, Maria Ploof, Mary Pocock (Stage Management); Lauren DeJong (Makeup); Joseph LaMere, Marie Meyer, Leo Segal, Mack Swanson, Will Todd, Ian Wagner, Kayti Wiita (Lighting);Emma Benson, Natalie Esh, Gabrielle Talisman, Sarah Yang (Props); Megan Frame, Elyse Lederer, Ben Lehman, Georgie Lowden, Marcella Mura, McKenna Murphy, Nick Radke, Ava Stanek, Laura Von Fruke, Claire White (Set Construction);  Hayley Noack, Kylie Putnam, Nika Sepehri, Ava Stanek, Sara Stark, Gabrielle Talisman (Front of House Management)

  • Mame!, Holiday Musical

  • The Dancers, State One Act Competition

    • ​2015 2AA League Champions

  • Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap, Winter Play

  • Brigadoon, Spring Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in Dance by a Chorus

      • Vocal Performance by a Chorus

      • Acting Performance by a Chorus

      • Overall Performance by a Chorus

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Kalli Anderson, Joshua Horst, Michael Oasheim

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Aliyah Busselberg, Christine Hwang, Leo James, Scottie Schwefel

      • Performance in a Featured Role: Brady Bunkelman, Claire DesLauriers, Ryan Keller, Elle Keseley, William Neisen, Steven Oasheim, Graham Zima

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Aaron Fazzio, Kailee Kriegel, Nicholas Radke, Eddie Strief, Michael Werner, Julie Zumsteg (Sound); Jennifer Keifer, Nate Pierstorff, Mary Pocock  (Stage Management); Joseph Lamere, Marie Meyer, Mack Swanson, Kayti Wiita (Lighting)

  • Evita, Summer Musical, Encore Production at the Cowles Center for the Performing Arts

 

2013-2014 Season

 

  • Young Frankenstein, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Will Hoverman, Gabe Sell

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Anna Ginther, Michael Oasheim, Willy Olson, Ruby Segal, Lauren Strauss, James Wiersum

      • Technical Achievement Awards:  Samantha Hopp (Costumes); Madeline Scott (Stage Management); Amelia Esh, Kailee Kreigel, Ben Lehman, Mary Pocock, Eddie Streif, Julie Zumsteg (Sound Crew); Lauren Dejong (Makeup Crew Lead); Maren Dahl, Rachel Hubby, Jamie Kizilos-Clift, Alexa Langum, Gillian Molland, Kylie Putnam, Nika Sepehri, Maddey Sicora, Bethany Van Epps, Claire White (Front of House Management)

  • Oliver!, Holiday Musical

  • Rabbit Hole, State One Act Competition

  • Bullshot Crummond, Winter Play

  • Evita, Spring Musical

    • Winner of the following SpotLight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Kalli Anderson, Claire DesLauriers, Will Hoverman, Gabe Sell, Lauren Strauss

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Josh Horst

      • Performance in a Featured Role: Erik Belz

      • Achievement as Dance Captain: Madison McDaniel

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Kayti Wiita, Julie Zumsteg (Sound Design); Marie Meyer (Lighting); Kailee Kriegel (Sound Effects); Maren Dahl, Rachel Hubby, Alexa Langum, Gillian Molland, Kylie Putnam, Nika Sepehri, Maddey Sicora, Claire White (Front of House Management)

  • Mame, Summer Musical

  • The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Student Summer Stock Musical

 

2012-2013 Season

 

  • The Secret Garden, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Erik Belz, Eric Sargent, Scottie Schwefel

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Karl Amundson, Katherine Fried, Evan Gosen, Will Hoverman,

      • Olivia Hultgren, Nikki Kallman, Kurt Wallgren

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Sophie Carlson, Max Peterson, Lizzie Streif (Stage Management: Caroline Fazzio, Kailee Kriegel, Julie Zumsteg (Sound); Ben Gerton, Trevor LeCrone, Mason Nuss, Maddie Scott, Michael Slattery, Thomas Slattery , Kayti Wiita (Lighting); Adam Adamek, Dana Akre-Fens, Rachel Gerton, Gabi Talisman (Props); Sarah Berry, Gillian Molland, Hannah Moore, Layla Setharaju, Maddey Sicora (Front of House Management)

  • Annie, Holiday Musical

  • Wit, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2013 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • The Government Inspector, Winter Play

  • Elton John & Tim Rice's Aida, Spring Musical

    • Karl Amundson, winner of the Hennepin Theatre Trust Triple Threat Award

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Katherine Fried, Karl Amundson

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Madelyn Hirschuber, Eric Sargent

      • Performance in a Featured Role: Elza Thayer, Will HovermanKurt Wallgren

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Katilyn Anglum, Madeline Scott, Lizzie Streif (Stage Management); Caroline Fazzio, Kailee Kriegel & Julie Zumsteg (Sound); Trevor LeCrone, Mason Nuss, Maddie Scott, Michael Slattery, Thomas Slattery & Kayti Wiita (Lighting); Rachel Gerton, Gabi Talisman (Props); Sarah Berry, Evan Meeker, Gillian Molland, Hannah Moore, Maddey Sicora (Front of House Management)

  • 9 to 5: The Musical, Summer Musical 

 

2011-2012 Season

 

  • Dracula – The Musical, Fall Musical

  • The Sound of Music, Holiday Musical

  • Equus, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2012 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • Nice People Dancing to Good Country Music, Winter Play

  • Legally Blonde – The Musical, Spring Musical

    • Winner of  the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      •  Overall Production of a Musical

      •  Overall Performance of a Musical

      •  Performance by a Student Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Katherine Fried, Karl Amundson

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Maddie Dinndorf, Jesse Landa, Eric Sargent, Ryan Fargo

      • Performance in a Featured Role: Kalli Anderson, Katie Halloran, Ellen Schwartz, Elza Thayer,

      • Philly Wenderoth,

      • Featured Ensemble: Delta Nu Greek Chorus

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Scenic Design: Alyssa Johnson, Kendra Kallevig, Georgie Lowden, Maeve Myers (Scenic Design); Costume Design; Jenna Coppens, Caroline Fazzio (Sound Engineering); Troy Goemer, Mason Nuss (Lighting Design); Lizzie Strief, Dana Akre-Fens, Sonja Nelson (Stage Management)

  • 101 Dalmatians, Theatre in the Park

  • Raise the Curtain, 10-year Anniversary Gala

  • All Shook Up, Summer Musical

  • Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?, Student Summer Stock Musical

 

2010-2011 Season

 

  • How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Fall Musical

    • Ryan McCartan, Winner of the National High School Musical Theatre Awards

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Overall Performance of a Musical

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Katelin DeLorenzo, Shawn Gaebel, Ryan Fargo, Ryan McCartan

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Madeleine Fernald, Katherine Fried, Lucas, Johnson, Kelsey Peterjohn

      • Technical Achievement Awards:  Katie Guzzi, Meghan Leisman, Jenna Coppens (Sound Engineering); Maren Kind (Stagement Management)

  • Willy Wonka, Holiday Musical

  • Laramie Project, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2011 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • Our Town, Winter Play

  • The Phantom of the Opera, Spring Musical

  • Rugrats! A Live Adventure, Theatre in the Park

  • Anything Goes, Summer Musical

  • Chicago, Student Summer Stock Musical

 

2009-2010 Season

 

  • The Scarlet Pimpernel, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Performance by a Chorus Ensemble

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Nathaniel Irvin, Ryan McCartan, Sarah Whitman

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Jacob Fazzio, Lucas Johnson

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Emma Field (Props), Kelly Dencklau (Scenic Design), Katie Guzzi, Meghan Lesiman (Sound), Phil Holt (Lighting), Jen Leone (Stage Management), Emily Jordano (Costumes)

  • Scrooge: A Musical, Holiday Musical

  • Patient A, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2010 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • Much Ado About Nothing, Winter Play

  • Jesus Christ Superstar, Spring Musical

  • Free to be You and Me, Theatre in the Park

  • The Drowsy Chaperone, Summer Musical

 

2008-2009 Season

 

  • South Pacific, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Performance by a Chorus Ensemble

      •  Performance by an Orchestra

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Nate Irvin, Ryan McCartan, Kari Nelson, Sydney Nyman

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Bern FletcherShawn Gaebel, Marissa Kuhnly

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Laura Grossmann (Stage Management), Joe Holdman (Sound), Phil Holt (Lighting)

  • Scrooge: A Musical, Holiday Musical

  • Twilight of the Golds, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2009 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • The Cripple of Inishmaan, Winter Play

  • All Shook Up, Spring Musical

  • Snoopy!!! The Musical, Theatre in the Park

  • Hello, Dolly!, Summer Musical

 

2007-2008 Season

 

  • Blood Brothers, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      •  Overall Production of a Musical

      •  Performance by a Chorus Ensemble

      •  Performance by an Orchestra

      •  Performance in a Leading Role: Lauren Bartelt, Nate Irvin, Ryan McCartan

      •  Performance in a Supporting Role: Tate RandallSamantha Geyen

      • Honorable Mention, Outstanding Performance in a Featured Role: Zack Keenan

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Amanda Herrmann (Scenic Design), Joe Holdman (Sound), Phil Holt (Lighting)

  • Scrooge: A Musical, Holiday Musical

  • Marvin’s Room, State One Act Competition

    • Starred Performance at 2008 State AA One Act Play Festival

  • Neil Simon’s Fools, Winter Play

  • Into the Woods, Spring Musical

  • School House Rock Live! Jr., Theatre in the Park

  • Annie Get Your Gun, Summer Musical

 

2006-2007 Season

 

  • Jekyll and Hyde, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Jessica Chung, Zach Dimond

      • Performance by a Featured Actor: Jeff Champeau

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Ian Gloude

      • Performance by a Chorus/Dance Ensemble

      • Performance by an Orchestra

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Emma Field (Props Design), Joe Holdman (Sound Design), Susan Kranz (Stage Management), Brittany Liebl (Lighting Design)

  • The Wizard of Oz, Holiday Musical

  • Dead Man Walking, State One Act Competition

    • Second Place Winner at Sectionals

  • The Imaginary Invalid, Winter Play

  • Oklahoma!, Spring Musical

  • You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Theatre in the Park

  • Damn Yankees, Summer Musical

  • Les Misérables, Edinburgh Fringe Festival

 

2005-2006 Season

 

  • Once on this Island, Fall Musical

    • Winner of the following Spotlight Musical Theatre Awards

      • Overall Production of a Musical

      • Performance in a Leading Role: Lauren Bartelt, Katy Knutson

      • Performance in a Supporting Role: Franki DeLaVega, Kyla Eato

      • Performance by a Chorus/Dance Ensemble, Performance by an Orchestra

      • Technical Achievement Awards: Susan Kranz (Sound Design), Brittany Liebl (Lighting Design)

  • Cinderella, Holiday Musical

  • Flags, State One Act Competition

  • Brighton Beach Memoirs, Winter Play

  • Les Misérables, Spring Musical

  • The Wizard of Oz, Summer Musical

 

2004-2005 Season

 

  • Footloose, Fall Musical

  • Cripple of Inishmaan, State One Act Competition

  • Steel Magnolias, Winter Play

  • West Side Story, Spring Musical

  • Fiddler on the Roof, Summer Musical

 

2003-2004 Season

 

  • Little Shop of Horrors, Fall Musical

  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat, Holiday Musical

  • Guys and Dolls, Spring Musical

  • Honk!, Summer Musical #1

  • The Music Man, Summer Musical #2

 

2002-2003 Season

 

  • Grease, Fall Musical

  • Brigadoon, Spring Musical

  • You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Summer Musical #1

  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat, Summer Musical #2

 

 

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