NMP News

The Crucible Postponed

In solidarity with the all who are striving to keep our communities healthy amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, New Minowa Players is postponing performances of The Crucible until an unknown time. Rehearsals and in-person meetings have been suspended as well. We encourage you to keep your lives rich with arts in whatever ways are possible during … [Read More]

Directors Wanted!

It’s time to plan our coming season, and we would like to hear from you! Each March the board of directors welcomes submissions from potential directors who would like to direct shows during the next season. Our fiscal year runs July 1 through June 30, so  in this case we are requesting proposals for shows … [Read More]

Cast Set for The Crucible

Director David Mendez is excited to announce the cast of our upcoming production, The Crucible by Arthur Miller. The Crucible will be performed at New Minowa Players Theatre April 2-5. Tickets are now available from the pull-down menu at the top of this page, and will be available soon at Oneota Community Food Co-op in … [Read More]

Three More Opportunities for Winnie-the-Pooh

Thanks to all of the enthusiastic audiences we’ve enjoyed in the first weekend of Winnie-the-Pooh. There are three more opportunities to see the show: Friday, January 24 at 7:00 and Saturday, January 25 at both 2:00 and 7:00. Even if tickets are listed as “sold out” we would love for you to come to the … [Read More]

Taste of Love

Everyone is invited to our annual celebration and social time Taste of Love.  It will be held at New Minowa Players Theatre, 906 South Mill Street, Decorah on Thursday, February 13.  Social time with delicious desserts and savory snacks will start at 6 pm, followed by entertainment at 7 pm.  The event will wrap up … [Read More]

Snow Won’t Stop Us!!

Thank you to our amazing crowd last night, opening night. We heard it might snow today! We will perform not matter what the weather drops on us. The cast has plans to safely get to the theatre. Of course, we want our audiences to be safe, too. We hope there are plenty of you in … [Read More]

Auditions for The Crucible February 1 and 2

Adult and high-school aged actors are invited to audition for our April show, The Crucible. Auditions will be held at NMP at 906 S. Mill Street on Saturday, February 1, and Sunday, February 2, from 11 am to 1 pm. Those auditioning should bring a prepared monologue approximately one minute in length. Memorization is preferred, … [Read More]

Opening Thursday: Grand Tally (Novewmber 21-24)

Grand Tally is a comedic adventure in which the world’s foremost map maker, Grand Tally decides to cut costs by omitting the state of Montana from their road atlas. Militia members assume the map makers have inside information that the government plans to get rid of the state. A Christian cult believes the rapture is … [Read More]

Congratulations and Thank You

Congratulations to the cast, costumers, and production team of Alice in Wonderland, and thank you to the audiences who made it all worthwhile! This locally-written version of the classic tale featured 45 children on stage and played to sold-out crowds. Bravo!