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Special Events

Special Events

Love Letters

Two shows only!
HeartA Valentine’s Day treat! To kick off our 2018 production schedule, we presented a limited engagement of A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters, the moving story of a lifelong relationship, told through a couples’ letters to each other.

Performed by Commonweal’s own real-life husband and wife team Scott Dixon and Stela Burdt, Love Letters took the stageon the weekend before Valentine’s Day, delighting a mostly local audience with a tale of lifelong love.

For more info click HERE.

Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater

Commonweal Theatre Company proudly hosted Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater (SPDT) for an artists’ residence in Lanesboro, January 21-28, 2018.

Through the support of an Arts Tour grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, the residency engaged community members from the Commonweal Theatre, Lanesboro Public Schools, and Chosen Valley Care Center in SPDT’s nationally recognized Arts & Healthcare and Arts & Education programs.

The residency included public performances at the Commonweal on Friday and Saturday, January 26 and 27, when SPDT will performed three of its critically acclaimed works. More info CLICK HERE.


The renowned string quartet Artaria returns to the Commonweal each year. Information about their 2018 appearance is forthcoming!

Opening Night Celebrations

The Commonweal kicks off the opening of each production with a party, and all are invited! Join cast, crew, designers and friends as we share the energy of an opening night, complete with hors d’oeuvres and wine. Contact the Box Office at (800) 657-7025 to make your reservation.

Opening night dates:Opening Night

  • Silent Sky — Saturday, April 7th
  • The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee — Saturday, May 12th
  • The Clean House — Saturday, June 30th
  • Dracula: Prince of Blood — Saturday, September 8th
  • It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play — Friday, November 23rd
Your Event at the Commonweal

Let us help you plan your special event at the spectacular Commonweal Theatre. For all of your party needs, contact Events Coordinator Megan Pence at (507) 467-2905 x212

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