By Kathryn Bates, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota senior public relations major Musical theatre is composed of three important skill sets: singing, acting, and dancing. As an affiliate of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, the Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) has fostered a learning environment in all three of these facets for college students […]
WINONA, Minn. — The Page Series at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is now offering a virtual residency with the Leela Dance Collective and world-renowned tap dancers Dormeshia and Michelle Dorrance April 21 through May 1. Residency activities and a virtual performance of their original dance and music production SPEAK will replace an in-person residency […]
If there is a lesson Jarod Boltjes ’12 can teach all of us during these trying times, it’s the power of resilience.
Five Minnesota venues present national tour during Women’s History Month WINONA, Minn. — In honor of Women’s History Month, five Minnesota performing art centers — including the Saint Mary’s University Page Theatre in Winona — will proudly present SEVEN, a riveting documentary play by seven female writers based on personal interviews with seven remarkable women […]
WINONA, Minn. — The Page Series at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota will bring renowned Irish music ensemble Danú to Winona for one night only. The band will perform a 7:30 p.m. concert at the Page Theatre on Thursday, Feb. 27. Hailing from historic Counties Waterford, Cork, Donegal, and Dublin, Danú is one of the […]
WINONA, Minn. — Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) will hold open auditions for Dance Repertory Company’s 47th annual spring dance concert, “Change in Color.” Auditions for this pre-professional dance company are free and open to all intermediate and advanced dancers ages 13 and up and will be held at the Valéncia Arts Center, 1164 […]
Saint Mary’s and its Page Theatre were recently awarded a $55K grant to bring a modern dance company to Winona during the 2020-21 season. This is the second Arts Tour grant Saint Mary’s has received from the Minnesota State Arts Board in just two years.
WINONA, Minn. — The Page Series at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota will present Haitian American singer-songwriter Leyla McCalla in concert at the Page Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. McCalla’s music reflects her eclectic and diverse life experiences, projecting a respect for eloquent simplicity that is rarely achieved. Born in New York […]
WINONA, Minn. — The Saint Mary’s Department of Theatre and Dance will stage the comedic parody “The Knight of the Burning Pestle” Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 31-Nov. 3, in Page Theatre. With a modern-day theatricality remarkably ahead of its time, this witty comic satire of theatre (and its audience) contains much revelry, popular songs, and […]
WINONA, Minn. — The Page Series at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota presents Mexico Beyond Mariachi in “Sugar Skull! A Día de los Muertos Musical Adventure” Friday, Oct. 11, at 6:30 p.m. in the Page Theatre. The family-friendly production explores the Mexican cultural traditions of Día de los Muertos or Day of the Dead. “Sugar […]
WINONA, Minn. — The Page Series brings leading Latino dance company Ballet Hispánico to Winona Oct.1-4 for residency activities, culminating in a performance at the Page Theatre on Friday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 pm. Ballet Hispánico, founded by National Medal of Arts recipient Tina Ramirez, specializes in the performance of repertory that explores the diversity […]
WINONA, Minn. — As the school year begins again, it’s time to mark your calendars for another great year of programming presented by Jazz at Saint Mary’s. Fall 2019 Family Weekend performances kick off another year of outstanding music at Saint Mary’s University. Join Jazz, Choir, and Band for a combined concert on Saturday, Sept. […]
WINONA, Minn. — The Page Series at Saint Mary’s University invites Winona-area dancers to submit proposals for the Winona Dance Showcase. The showcase, to be presented Sunday, March 29, at 3 p.m. in the Page Theatre, will offer a festive, community-focused conclusion to the inaugural Driftless Dance Festival. The 2020 showcase is open to dance […]
HERALDED AS ‘BEST IN TWIN CITIES THEATER,’ UNIQUE WALKING PLAY EXPLORES LIVES OF NATURE ADVOCATES AND PHILOSOPHERS EMERSON AND THOREAU WINONA, Minn. — Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota’s beautiful woodlands and tree-lined clearings set the scene for the acclaimed outdoor walking play, Nature. With performances Friday, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 7, at 2 […]
WINONA, Minn. — Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota’s 2019-20 Page Series features a lineup chosen to inspire and entertain audiences of all ages. The 33rd annual series features world-class dance, music, and theatre September 2019 through March 2020, concluding with the inaugural Driftless Dance Festival. Highlights include: TigerLion Arts’ production of Nature, a walking play […]
WINONA, Minn. — The Performance Center at Saint Mary’s University will be awarded an Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support the launch of the Driftless Dance Festival. Mary Anne Carter, acting chairman for the National Endowment for the Arts, has approved more than $80 million in grants as part […]
The year 1969 not only saw the first moon landing, it was also a time of great transition in jazz. On Sunday, April 28, at 3 p.m., Jazz at Saint Mary’s will present “One Small Step” — an exploration of this important turning point in history — on the Page Theatre stage.
The 2018-2019 Page Series will conclude with Winona artist Sharon Mansur’s “Dreaming Under a Cedar Tree 2.0,” an immersive evening of dance performance, art, food, and conversation with Middle Eastern flavor. Performances will take place Wednesday, April 24, and Thursday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Page Theatre on the Saint Mary’s University Winona Campus.
The Page Series at Saint Mary’s University will present a week-long residency with orchestral indie-rock band We Are The Willows on March 25-30 at locations throughout Winona. The residency culminates in a performance at the Page Theatre on Saturday, March 30, at 7:30 p.m.
The Page Series at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota will present “Identify Yourself: Exploring Personal Narrative Through Art,” a workshop led by Winona-based artist Sharon Mansur, on Saturday, March 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Infinity Yoga Studio.