by Bruce Strand, Sports editor North Star Family Theatre, currently presenting “Shrek the Musical,” is the group previously known as Youth Theatre Workshop. The name change for the 12-year-old organization, which produced 26 shows as YTW, is a more accurate depiction of its expanded scope, said play director Eileen Anderson. “Although (YTW) was started with [...]
By Bruce Strand, Arts editor There will be magical components to Youth Theatre Workshop’s rendition of “Cinderella” beginning Saturday with two performances at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Little Theatre in Elk River High School. “The magic will be awesome,” director Eileen Anderson said. “Cinderella will go from her rags to a [...]
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.
“Winnie the Pooh,” the enduring children’s favorite tale about a bear who loves honey and his funny friends including Tigger the Tiger, is being presented this weekend by Youth Theatre Workshop in the Little Theatre at Elk River High School. “Pooh” opened last weekend and will conclude with performances Saturday and Sunday at 2 [...]
“Winnie the Pooh” will be presented with four different casts for four scenes by Youth Theatre Workshop beginning Friday at the Little Theatre at Elk River High School. Director by Eileen Anderson decided to give Pooh some different looks and more young actors a chance to perform. The four Winnie the Pooh’s are played [...]
There are four more opportunities this weekend to take a journey with a young girl who crawled into a rabbit hole and encountered many unusual sights and odd characters. “Alice in Wonderland,” a light-hearted, whimsical diversion from reality, presented by Youth Theatre Workshop, has two performances Saturday, Oct. 12, at 2 and 7 p.m., [...]
If you really enjoy “Alice in Wonderland,” a production of Youth Theatre Workshop that opens Friday evening at Elk River High School’s Little Theatre, you have the opportunity to join the characters for tea. The audience will journey with Alice and encounter unusual sights and odd characters in this light-hearted, whimsical diversion from ordinary, [...]
by Bruce Strand, Arts Editor To say Emily Bowersox was born on a stage would be stretching it, but not by much. She made her stage debut at age 6 months in “Rapunzel” and has rarely left the footlights ever since. The 18-year-old Elk River resident is currently working on her 29th play, as [...]