NMP News

Stage Being Replaced

It has been close to a year since any of our patrons has set foot in the NMP building. Before then, the building was full of activity. You could close your eyes and hear doors opening and closing, footsteps in the hallway, vocal warm-ups, and lines spoken, softly at first, then with confidence. Now the … [Read More]

Audition Information for 2021 Young People’s Production

Directors Hallie Johnson, Indigo Fish, and music director Sam Wilson are thrilled to bring live theatre back to New Minowa Players’ with the 2021 Young People’s Production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night! All young people going into 7th grade through just having graduated from college are eligible to audition, and we welcome all levels of experience.  … [Read More]


Congratulations to all involved in the show “Clue Stay At Home.” It was our first venture into staging a full show online. Thanks to David Mendez, the director, for creating the vision, to the actors for rehearsing and recording via Zoom, and to the tech team for bringing it all together. And, thank you to … [Read More]

2021 Young People’s Production Announced

We are excited to announce the 2021 Young People’s Production will be an outdoor production of Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night”. It will be directed by Indigo Fish and Hallie Johnson, with music direction by Sam Wilson. Twelfth Night

Scholarships Available

Since 1990, New Minowa Players has offered an annual scholarship to students graduating from area high schools. Applications for 2021 Scholarships are now available and must be submitted by June 4. Scholarships

Audition Info for Summer Show

Auditions Open for Actors and Writers! Our summer show this year will be something new. “Unexpected Moments” will be an outdoor performance with potential online content. Soil scientists sometimes explain that what some people see as a handful of dirt is in fact teeming with life. That’s how we feel about the year 2020. It … [Read More]

Tickets Available for Clue Stay At Home

Tickets are now available online for the April 18-21 viewing of Clue Stay At Home. Unlike our previous online offering, this one does require that our audience members purchase a ticket. It is a show for which we paid royalties, and therefore are requiring purchase of a ticket. Broadway on Demand is the company who … [Read More]

Directors Sought for Creative Venture 2021

Normally when we put out a call for proposals for a show, we request proposals for all of our different production openings. This year, however, is not like most years. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on our season last year, the NMP Board has chosen to allow those directors and shows … [Read More]

Clue Cast Announced

Clue Stay At Home is in rehearsal, virtually. Meet the actors who are portraying  of iconic characters! This zany whodunit is based on the 1985 film Clue and will be available to view April 18-21.

“Clue” is Not a Musical!

Although we first publicized “Clue” as a musical, the “Stay at Home” version we are doing is not a musical. We apologize for any inconvenience created by this misunderstanding. (In our defense, it was listed under the heading “Musical” on the website where we rent the scripts, but in checking further, it is a play … [Read More]