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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:

The school year is beginning!

• We need lots of talented kids for lead and supporting roles in A Christmas Story: The Musical in November! Audition information here.
• Season tickets are on sale NOW through Oct. 11. Call 507-389-2118 to request a brochure. Visit Performance for information on an amazing upcoming season of shows. Mainstage kicks off with Titanic Oct. 1 and ends with Mary Poppins next spring!

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

Box Office


The Box Office is
closed until Sept. 14,
when it will be open 4-6 p.m., M-F for individual ticket sales.





Students remain active

Alum Stephanie Braun is a "Stylist to the Stars"! Taylor Swift, Olivia Munn, Susan Sarandon, the list goes on. Read about her on page 10 of River Valley Woman here.

Watch and listen to students talk about their time at MSU Theatre and Dance.

• To get a sampling of what our alumni have been up to since graduating, start here.

Learning from experts

The department takes every opportunity to bring in guest artists and professionals with a range of artistic history to enhance the learning process.


Extraordinary Programs

Experience top-notch production-oriented programs.

Current Students

Check back here often for acting & production opportunities