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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Theatre & Dance

Mailing Address:
Minnesota State Mankato
Dept. of Theatre & Dance
201 Earley Center
for Performing Arts
Mankato, MN 56001

Department Chair:
Paul J. Hustoles, Ph.D.
Office manager:
Bonnie Malterer
Phone: 507-389-2118
Fax: 507-389-2922

Page address:

Don't miss Maverick Musings

• We've got six original short plays coming April 23-26 as we present Maverick Musings in the Andreas Theatre, and then it's Carmina Burana, presented with the Department of Music May 2 & 3. Click Performance for details.
• Check out our interviews and a Kiss of the Spider Woman short documentary on our MavTUBE channel.
• Download a Highland Summer Theatre brochure.

Purchase Tickets
Discounts must be taken through the box office.
Buying for a group? Click on Ticket Inquiries.

Box Office


The Box Office is
open 4-6 p.m., M-F


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Students remain active

• 2008 BFA Musical Theatre graduate Claire Wellin is touring in Once, which started a weeklong run at the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis April 1.
• That headline is true for a great many alumni of the department as well. To get a sampling of what our alumni have been up to since graduating, start here.

• Although we have held our spring auditions for admission to the BFA program and Freshman Talent Grants, applications are still being accepted for August auditions. Click on Studying Theatre to the left and go to Applications page

• The Department of Theatre & Dance has a few student organizations. If interested, let us know if you'd like to join the USITT chapter, the Student Dance Coalition or MYPAA (young performers).


Extraordinary Programs

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Current Students

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