The #1 Reason to #LoveLyricArts is our family of donors!

The #1 Reason to #LoveLyricArts is our family of donors!

I don’t know if you have heard the news, but Lyric Arts is having an absolutely spectacular season. And, your past support is what has helped us get here! I want to thank you from the
bottom of my heart for your helping providing a warm and welcoming home for professional theater (and theater education) right here in downtown Anoka.

Quite literally, Lyric Arts couldn’t entertain and inspire tens of thousands of audience members, artists, technicians, volunteers, and workshop students every year without generous
contributions from theater lovers just like you—and for those gifts, we are enormously grateful.

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THIS JUST IN: Cherry and Spoon says "Moonlight and Magnolias" is fast and funny

THIS JUST IN: Cherry and Spoon says "Moonlight and Magnolias" is fast and funny

On Saturday night, Jill Shafer of Cherry and Spoon came to see our production of Moonlight and Magnolias, here's what she had to say...

"Although it became and still remains the highest grossing film of all time (adjusted for inflation), Gone with the Wind had an infamously difficult beginning. Producer David O. Selznick bought the rights to the popular book shortly after it was published in 1936, and spent years obsessing over every detail of the production, hiring and firing directors and screenwriters along the way."

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Volunteer Appreciation Month - They Build Our Sets!

Volunteer Appreciation Month - They Build Our Sets!

Behind each set and prop on the Lyric Arts Stage is a team of volunteers who work to ensure that every detail is accounted for and every nail is in place.

"We have a fantastic crew that is part of our Production Team. We have a number of volunteers who are here almost every day of the week, they build our sets, they put together our props. The incredible sets that you see would not exist without our volunteers," Gina Sauer, Lyric Arts' Volunteer Coordinator said.

For the Set Volunteers, having fun on the job is a big reason why they enjoy coming in each day.

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Panda Podcasts - Join us in our Space Mission!

Panda Podcasts - Join us in our Space Mission!

WE ARE SET TO LAUNCH! GET YOUR SECRET CLUES NOW! 

The FINAL EPISODE has been posted!

We invite to you to boldy go where no space panda has gone before.... Join us in our Revenge of the Space Pandas Podcast mission for your chance to experience the new Urban Air Adventure Park opening this summer in Coon Rapids.  Bring us the code!

Find out more about how you can join the mission and find the secret code!

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Director's Take: Revenge of the Space Pandas Opening April 28

Director's Take: Revenge of the Space Pandas Opening April 28

Our Production Director, Brian J. Proball is making his Lyric Arts directorial debut with our production of Revenge of the Space Pandas. Pulitzer-prize winning playwright, David Mamet, pens this colorful children's sci-fi fantasy full of vibrant characters and hilarious dialogue perfectly suited to our second annual Theater for Young Performers production. 

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THIS JUST IN: Reviews for "Urinetown The Musical"

THIS JUST IN: Reviews for "Urinetown The Musical"

At the end of Sundays performance of "Urinetown The Musical," Lyric Arts invited many of Twin Cities Theater's finest bloggers to stick around after the show and interview some of the cast and crew and some of their reviews are ready and posted!

Be sure to check out all the reviews from Cherry and Spoon, Twin Cities Stages, Play off the Page, No Filter Review.

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