Events

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Oct
27
Fri
Jazz Band Concert @ Legacy Hall
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Music lovers, come enjoy some all-time jazz favorites during the Minnesota State Community and Technical College’s annual fall Jazz Band concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, at Legacy Hall  on the Fergus Falls campus.

Directed by conductor Scott Kummrow, the concert will feature a traditional Dixieland jazz band-style performance of “When the Saints Go Marching In,” along with Duke Ellington’s “C Jam Blues,” the ballad “Stardust” written by Hoagy Carmichael, Chicago’s “25 or 6 to 4” and Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk.” “Brass Machine” features the band’s trumpet section.

Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218.736.1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

Nov
3
Fri
“A Tuna Christmas” @ Waage Theatre
Nov 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Nov
4
Sat
“A Tuna Christmas” @ Waage Theatre
Nov 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Nov
5
Sun
“A Tuna Christmas” @ Waage Theatre
Nov 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Nov
9
Thu
“A Tuna Christmas” @ Waage Theatre
Nov 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Nov
10
Fri
“A Tuna Christmas” @ Waage Theatre
Nov 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Nov
30
Thu
John Rutter’s “Gloria” Choral Concert @ Legacy Hall
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Minnesota State Community and Technical College welcomes the holiday season this year with an 80-voice choral performance of John Rutter’s “Gloria” and costumed Old English carolers singing traditional Christmas favorites.

The M State Music Department’s Holiday Concert is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, in Legacy Hall on the Fergus Falls campus. The concert will be followed by an afterglow with holiday refreshments and strolling carolers.

“Gloria,” a celebration of the holiday season, will feature a brass ensemble accompanying members of the M State Concert Choir and Chamber Chorale under the direction of M State Choral Director Teresa Ashworth. M State Concert Band Director Jim Iverson is coordinating the brass ensemble.

Both choirs also will perform individually. A highlight of the Chamber Chorale performance will be a solo by M State sophomore Sidney Imsande of New York Mills, who will sing “Only in Sleep” by Latvian composer Erik Esenvalds.

Sixteen costumed carolers, members of the college’s auditioned Voice Ensemble, will sing “Ding! Dong! Merrily on High,” “Angels We Have Heard on High” and “Sleigh Ride.”

The concert will end with a Pentatonix arrangement of “Silent Night.”

Tickets are $9 in advance and $11 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218.736.1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

Jan
18
Thu
Dr. Kevin Priebe, faculty piano recital @ Waage Theatre
Jan 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The community is invited to a faculty piano recital presented by Dr. Kevin Priebe at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, in Waage Theatre on the Fergus Falls campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College.

The recital will feature works by Mozart, Haydn, Schubert and Beethoven, and there is no charge for admission.

Priebe heads the Piano Area of the M State Music Department and teaches piano lessons, class piano and music history. He is an accompanist at M State and an active soloist and collaborative artist in the community.

Priebe has taught courses online and at all four campuses of M State. He is a piano instructor at Concordia College and has taught previously at Minnesota State University Moorhead, as well as the University of Iowa as a teaching assistant.

He received the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Piano Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music and has performed in venues such as Carnegie Hall.

Mar
2
Fri
“Nunsense” @ Waage Theatre
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm

The Little Sisters of Hoboken are coming to Fergus Falls!

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Theatre and Music Departments present the frolicking, habit-forming musical comedy “Nunsense” on the Fergus Falls campus in performances March 2-10.

The Little Sisters are sponsoring a show to raise funds to bury the 52 residents of their convent who were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Written by Dan Groggin, the comedy includes a Mother Superior who misses the spotlight, a nun who can’t remember who she is, interpretive dance, a cooking lesson and (risqué) nun humor.

Cast members include M State students Jeanne Lindstrom of Cokato; Taylor Larson, Alise Werner, Jamie Olson and Mariah Seidel of Fergus Falls; Sidney Imsande of New York Mills; and Libby Poyzer of Elbow Lake.

Nunsense is directed by M State theatre instructor Stephanie Gerhardson and M State choral music instructor Teresa Ashworth.

Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 2-3; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 8-10.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

Mar
3
Sat
“Nunsense” @ Waage Theatre
Mar 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm

The Little Sisters of Hoboken are coming to Fergus Falls!

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Theatre and Music Departments present the frolicking, habit-forming musical comedy “Nunsense” on the Fergus Falls campus in performances March 2-10.

The Little Sisters are sponsoring a show to raise funds to bury the 52 residents of their convent who were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Written by Dan Groggin, the comedy includes a Mother Superior who misses the spotlight, a nun who can’t remember who she is, interpretive dance, a cooking lesson and (risqué) nun humor.

Cast members include M State students Jeanne Lindstrom of Cokato; Taylor Larson, Alise Werner, Jamie Olson and Mariah Seidel of Fergus Falls; Sidney Imsande of New York Mills; and Libby Poyzer of Elbow Lake.

Nunsense is directed by M State theatre instructor Stephanie Gerhardson and M State choral music instructor Teresa Ashworth.

Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 2-3; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 8-10.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

Mar
4
Sun
“Nunsense” @ Waage Theatre
Mar 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:45 pm

The Little Sisters of Hoboken are coming to Fergus Falls!

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Theatre and Music Departments present the frolicking, habit-forming musical comedy “Nunsense” on the Fergus Falls campus in performances March 2-10.

The Little Sisters are sponsoring a show to raise funds to bury the 52 residents of their convent who were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Written by Dan Groggin, the comedy includes a Mother Superior who misses the spotlight, a nun who can’t remember who she is, interpretive dance, a cooking lesson and (risqué) nun humor.

Cast members include M State students Jeanne Lindstrom of Cokato; Taylor Larson, Alise Werner, Jamie Olson and Mariah Seidel of Fergus Falls; Sidney Imsande of New York Mills; and Libby Poyzer of Elbow Lake.

Nunsense is directed by M State theatre instructor Stephanie Gerhardson and M State choral music instructor Teresa Ashworth.

Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 2-3; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 8-10.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

Mar
8
Thu
“Nunsense” @ Waage Theatre
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm

The Little Sisters of Hoboken are coming to Fergus Falls!

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Theatre and Music Departments present the frolicking, habit-forming musical comedy “Nunsense” on the Fergus Falls campus in performances March 2-10.

The Little Sisters are sponsoring a show to raise funds to bury the 52 residents of their convent who were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Written by Dan Groggin, the comedy includes a Mother Superior who misses the spotlight, a nun who can’t remember who she is, interpretive dance, a cooking lesson and (risqué) nun humor.

Cast members include M State students Jeanne Lindstrom of Cokato; Taylor Larson, Alise Werner, Jamie Olson and Mariah Seidel of Fergus Falls; Sidney Imsande of New York Mills; and Libby Poyzer of Elbow Lake.

Nunsense is directed by M State theatre instructor Stephanie Gerhardson and M State choral music instructor Teresa Ashworth.

Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 2-3; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 8-10.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

Mar
9
Fri
“Nunsense” @ Waage Theatre
Mar 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm

The Little Sisters of Hoboken are coming to Fergus Falls!

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Theatre and Music Departments present the frolicking, habit-forming musical comedy “Nunsense” on the Fergus Falls campus in performances March 2-10.

The Little Sisters are sponsoring a show to raise funds to bury the 52 residents of their convent who were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Written by Dan Groggin, the comedy includes a Mother Superior who misses the spotlight, a nun who can’t remember who she is, interpretive dance, a cooking lesson and (risqué) nun humor.

Cast members include M State students Jeanne Lindstrom of Cokato; Taylor Larson, Alise Werner, Jamie Olson and Mariah Seidel of Fergus Falls; Sidney Imsande of New York Mills; and Libby Poyzer of Elbow Lake.

Nunsense is directed by M State theatre instructor Stephanie Gerhardson and M State choral music instructor Teresa Ashworth.

Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 2-3; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 8-10.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.

Mar
10
Sat
“Nunsense” @ Waage Theatre
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm

The Little Sisters of Hoboken are coming to Fergus Falls!

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Theatre and Music Departments present the frolicking, habit-forming musical comedy “Nunsense” on the Fergus Falls campus in performances March 2-10.

The Little Sisters are sponsoring a show to raise funds to bury the 52 residents of their convent who were accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God). Written by Dan Groggin, the comedy includes a Mother Superior who misses the spotlight, a nun who can’t remember who she is, interpretive dance, a cooking lesson and (risqué) nun humor.

Cast members include M State students Jeanne Lindstrom of Cokato; Taylor Larson, Alise Werner, Jamie Olson and Mariah Seidel of Fergus Falls; Sidney Imsande of New York Mills; and Libby Poyzer of Elbow Lake.

Nunsense is directed by M State theatre instructor Stephanie Gerhardson and M State choral music instructor Teresa Ashworth.

Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 2-3; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4; and 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 8-10.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door for adults, and $7 in advance and $8 at the door for students. Advance tickets are available in the M State Box Office, by calling 218-736-1600 or online at mstatetickets.com.