The Rogers High School Theater Department’s musical “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” which opened Thursday evening, has two more performances, Saturday (tonight) at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at Rogers Middle School. The fun includes audience volunteers as participants in the spelling bee. Hope Murray, the director. Cast members include seniors [...]
The sixth annual Elk River High School swing dance was fun for young, old and in-between on Friday, March 7. The band fundraiser featured 1940′s style Big Band music with jazz groups from Elk River, Rogers, Zimmerman, Salk and VandenBerge, and the North Suburban Big Band. It’s an event that inspires kids to dress [...]
“It’s time to get out the dictionaries!” So announces Hope Murray, referring to Rogers High School Theater Department’s upcoming musical “Twenty-fifth Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” The Tony-award winning play will be presented in four performances March 20-23 — Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. — at Rogers [...]
Twenty units from around the state will compete, and local groups will unveil their 2014 shows, in the eighth annual River Valley Winter Arts Festival at Elk River High School on Saturday, March 15, beginning 5 p.m. The competition, which draws nearly 2,000 spectators each year, will feature music, performance and dance by competing [...]
Spectrum freshman Kelly Mitchell was a finalist in a national contest sponsored by Photographers Forum and Nikon, announced her teacher, Jessica Kemnitz. Her black-and-white portrait of classmate Corinna Siebsen was one of 700 entrants picked, from 16,600 students entering, for the 34th annual College and High School Photography Contest. “Photography is a major [...]
Elk River High School’s annual Swing Dance will be held Friday, March 7, at the commons. This is an event where you can not only dance to Big Band type music but also get lessons beforehand. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Lessons start at 6 p.m. and live jazz music starts at 7 p.m. There [...]
SOAR Regional Arts is presenting “Beauty and the Beast” this week — Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m., at St. Michael Middle School West. Lead roles include Sydney Segelstrom of Rogers as Belle, Michael Wegter of Buffalo as the Beast, and Tate Kindom [...]
There will be extra performance of “Winnie the Pooh” on Sunday due to weather cancellations of the Youth Theatre Workshop’s Thursday and Friday showings. On Sunday, in addition to the regularly-scheduled 2 p.m. performance, there will also be a 6 p.m. performance, at the Little Theatre in the back end of Elk River High School.