New Minowa Players News

Auditions September 14 for New Minowa Players Reader’s Theatre, “Home”

Posted: September 11, 2022 6:09 pm

It’s time for a fun new production experience at New Minowa Players: a Reader’s Theatre! Yep, that’s right. It’s all of the acting and none …

Congratulations to Dogfight

Posted: August 26, 2022 10:47 am

Congratulations to everyone involved in our Young People’s Production of “Dogfight.” The energy and talent on stage were enjoyed by the great audiences. And, thanks …

It’s Membership Time

Posted: August 26, 2022 10:35 am

It’s a new year at New Minowa Players! Our year runs from August through July, so annual memberships are now due. That means, unless you have …

Revised Covid Protocol

Posted: August 23, 2022 7:24 pm

Approved August 9, 2022 This Covid Policy is in effect for all rehearsals and performances at NMP Theatre. LOW RISK LEVEL Masks are optional for …

“Dogfight” Cast Announced

Posted: July 4, 2022 9:52 am

New Minowa Players and show director Amber Hussain are thrilled to announce the cast of “Dogfight,” our Young People’s Productions which will be performed August …

Congratulations, Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Posted: July 4, 2022 9:37 am

Congratulations to everyone involved in creating “Disney’s The Little Mermaid,” and thanks to our fantastic audiences. It was a memorable and magical experience!

COVID-19 Protocol for Actors and Crew

Posted: April 18, 2022 7:44 pm

New Minowa Players (NMP) values the health and safety of all of our volunteers. To that end, the following procedures and protocols will be adhered …

Annual Meeting Tuesday, May 10

Posted: April 13, 2022 11:34 am

The annual membership meeting of New Minowa Players will be held Tuesday, May 10 at 6:00 at New Minowa Players Theatre. All members are invited …

Scholarship Deadline April 22

Posted: April 13, 2022 11:08 am

New Minowa Players annually offers a scholarship of $200 to a graduating senior. Follow the link below for full details and the application form. Scholarships …

Congratulation on “The Crucible!”

Posted: April 13, 2022 10:50 am

Congratulations to the cast and the production team who brought Arthur Miller’s classic play “The Crucible” to the New Minowa Players stage. The show was …

“The Crucible” Cast Announced

Posted: March 9, 2022 8:26 pm

New Minowa Players and director David Mendez are thrilled to announce the cast of their upcoming production of Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible.” Playing the younger …

Directors Sought for 2022-2023

Posted: February 13, 2022 3:01 pm

The New Minowa Players board of directors annually receives submission proposals from people who would like to direct a show in the coming fiscal year. …

Congratulations and Thanks for Matilda

Posted: February 13, 2022 2:55 pm

The musical “Matilda” was a joy for those onstage and those in the audience. Thank you to all who were involved in creating the show …

Matilda Rehearsals Underway

Posted: November 24, 2021 9:27 am

Rehearsals for your January performance of Matilda are in full swing! Dances and music are being learned, scenes are being blocked. We hope to see …

Congratulations to the Cast of The Rocky Horror Show

Posted: November 24, 2021 9:27 am

Congratulations to everyone involved in The Rocky Horror Show. And thank to the audience who filled the house performance after performance. It was a memorable …

Additional Performance of The Rocky Horror Show

Posted: October 31, 2021 9:27 am

In addition to previously published opportunities to see The Rocky Horror Show (all of which are sold out), Director Aaron Kvale and the board of …

Interview with Aaron Kvale, Director of The Rocky Horror Show

Posted: October 30, 2021 9:27 am

The Rocky Horror Show: flashy, fun-packed, and suggestive. New Minowa Players will be presenting the iconic play The Rocky Horror Show at Impact Coffee on …

Wait List for The Rocky Horror Show

Posted: October 28, 2021 9:27 am

All performances of “The Rocky Horror Show” are now sold out. If you would like to be put on a waiting list, please email newminowaplayers@gmail.com …

The Wind and the Willows Cast Announced

Posted: September 29, 2021 9:27 am

Meet the cast of The Wind in the Willows. Olivia plays Rabbit 1, Otter, and Weasel 1. Nessa plays Water Rat. Taylor plays Rabbit 3, …

Cast Announced for The Rocky Horror Show

Posted: September 29, 2021 9:27 am

We are thrilled to announce the cast of “The Rocky Horror Show” coming to Impact Coffee November 5, 6, & 7! Brad Majors – Alexander …

Children’s Show Auditions Thursday

Posted: August 25, 2021 3:04 pm

Auditions for the New Minowa Players annual children’s show, “The Wind In The Willows,” will be held Thursday , August 26th beginning at 6:00 at …

Thursday Twelfth Night Performance 7:30, Others as Publicized

Posted: July 30, 2021 9:27 am

Please note that the Thursday evening performance of Twelfth night, August 5 at the Ossian Performance Pavilion, will begin at 7:30 in accordance with the …

And, We’re Back!

Posted: July 20, 2021 9:18 am

At its July 13 meeting, the New Minowa Players board of directors approved resuming live indoor theatre. The first indoor performances scheduled will be the …

Sunday Performance of Unexpected Moments

Posted: June 25, 2021 9:18 am

Since the Friday performance of Unexpected Moments was cancelled due to rain (with lightning), that performance will now be replaced with a Sunday evening performance. …

Congratulations Clue Stay At Home

Posted: April 22, 2021 9:18 am

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 …

2021 Young People’s Production Announced

Posted: April 15, 2021 9:18 am

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 …

Scholarships Available

Posted: April 15, 2021 9:18 am

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 …

Tickets Available for Clue Stay At Home

Posted: March 29, 2021 9:18 am

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 …

Directors Sought for Creative Venture 2021

Posted: March 27, 2021 9:18 am

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, …

Clue Cast Announced

Posted: March 10, 2021 9:18 am

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 …

“Clue” is Not a Musical!

Posted: February 5, 2021 9:17 am

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 …

My Father’s Dragon Congratulations

Posted: January 25, 2021 9:17 am

Congratulations to everyone involved in the January show, “My Father’s Dragon,” and thanks to everyone who has watched it and shared comments. The link to …

My Father’s Dragon Coming January 22

Posted: December 30, 2020 9:08 am

Virtual Rehearsals for the January online production of “My Father’s Dragon” are underway. Cast members rehearse from their own homes, and create videos which will …

Congratulations to Cast of “If I Were”!

Posted: November 7, 2020 9:08 am

Congratulations to everyone involved in our children’s show, “If I Were,” and thank you to the appreciative virtual audiences. All rehearsals were online, one actor …

Coming Soon: A Virtual Variety Show

Posted: November 7, 2020 9:08 am

We’ve heard from our youth (“Quarantine Cabaret”, in August) and our children (“If I Were”), and now it’s time to feature the adults! “A Virtual …

If I Were, our 2020 Children’s Show Premieres October 26

Posted: October 24, 2020 9:08 am

“If I Were”, our 2020 Children’s Show premieres Monday, October 26 at 6:15 p.m. on our New Minowa Players YouTube channel. A direct link will …

Congratulations “A Quarantine Cabaret”

Posted: August 15, 2020 9:08 am

Congratulations to everyone involved with the Young People’s Production of “A Quarantine Cabaret”! It was New Minowa Players’ first production since stepping away because of …

It’s Membership Time

Posted: August 15, 2020 9:08 am

Membership at New Minowa Players is open to everyone. Annual memberships can be started or renewed by following this link: