Student Matinees are specially scheduled weekday shows offered to area schools for Commonweal productions playing during the school year.
For only $5 per person, classes receive the following:
•Pre-show workshop by the actors
•Video enhancement materials
•Theatre lobby art installation tour on request
Our goal is to expose every student in our eleven-county region to a professional production at the Commonweal, and come away with a greater understanding of how theatre can teach us about ourselves, each other, and our place in the world. In fact, a 2014 study concluded: 'Field trips to live theater enhance literary knowledge, tolerance, and empathy among students....' Click here to read the full Science Daily article.
To book a matinee performance, contact David at (507) 467-2905 x205.