Sweet Land the musical tours Minnesota!

Seven new cast members include Kendall Anne Thompson (Inge), Peter Middlecamp (Pastor), Jay Albright (Nelson), Janet Hanson (Esther/Gail), Eric Solberg, Dan Piering and Sarah Burk,  Returning cast:  Robert Berdahl, Jon Hegge, Tinia Moulder, Jim Ramlet, Matt Riehle, Dylan Baker.

Dawson, MN – June 18th / Alexandria, MN – June 20th – 25th (Theater La Homme Dieu)Kendall Inge pic

Photo:  Rick Spaulding

Sweet Land the Musical to tour Minnesota!

The History Theatre received an Arts Tour grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board to support a greater Minnesota tour of “Sweet Land the Musical” in 2017! The show will first be presented at L’Homme Dieu Theatre near Alexandria from June 20-25 and in five communities in October of 2017.  Photograph:  Rick Spauldingnew-ann-shot

Twin Cities Film Festival congratulates SWEET LAND 10th anniversary!

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Thanks to Ali Selim for a beautiful film and Will Weaver for his inspirational short story, A Gravestone Made of Wheat. Sweet Land the musical, creators and cast members enjoyed the film screening reinvigorating us for our journey this spring at the History Theatre!

Photos:

Tinia Moulder (Brownie/musical), Will Weaver (short story author) & Robert Elhai (musical orchestrator)

Laurie Flanigan Hegge (lyricist/co-writer/musical) & Film producer- Jim Bigham

Tim Guinee (Olaf/film) & Ann Michels (Inge/musical)