Month: March 2018

Bard, Beer, Birthday on April 22

Please join us for our second annual Bard, Beer, Birthday celebration at Island City Brewing Company! We’ll celebrate the Bard’s birthday with beer, food, music and more. We’ll also be recognizing the Friends of Will, who season after season support the festival and work so hard to keep it going.

Great River Reports: March

Your GRSF company is busy as always! GRSF Artistic Director Doug Scholz-Carlson’s production of Pirates of Penzance at Park Square Theatre opened to vast acclaim last month. Doug’s adaptation is being praised as “a lark and a goof; a piffle of a social satire that aims to entertain”. The production featured several GRSF company members: Rebecca…
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Shakespeare in the Schools

March 27 Update: Carrie and Benjamin finished working with the kids at Cotter High School last week and moved on to Arcadia High School. They also visited Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts for a day-long session with a group of Winona homeschoolers. This week, they’ve been at Rushford-Peterson High School and tomorrow will round out…
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Design Expo March 18, 2018

FREE pre-season event for all ages! Every year, the GRSF artistic staff (directors, designers, and craftspeople) meet for a conference in Winona to discuss the design elements for the upcoming season. The weekend culminates in a public expo where community members can get a look at the early design drawings and set renderings, ask questions,…
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