April 4-14: Minnesota State Mankato's Theatre Season Continues with 'Anastasia'

Thursday, April 4, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Opening night

Minnesota State University, Mankato Department of Performing Arts News Release

MANKATO – Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Department of Performing Arts will continue the Mainstage theatre season with “Anastasia” the musical April 4-14.

Journey to the past as Anya seeks to remember her history and reunite with her family. Twenty years after the Romanov family is executed and it’s rumored that young Anastasia escaped, friendly con artists Vlad and Dmitri hatch a plan to find an Anastasia look-alike and trick the Dowager Empress into believing it’s her long-lost granddaughter. Based on the family-friendly 20th Century Fox film from 1997, and featuring a live 12-piece orchestra, projections from the Broadway musical, and a cast of 29 students, this production is a spectacle not to be missed.

“Anastasia” runs April 4-5 and 11-13 at 7:30 p.m. and April 6, 13 & 14 at 2 p.m. in the Ted Paul Theatre at the Earley Center for Performing Arts, Minnesota State University, Mankato.  Please note the matinee on April 6. There is no evening performance on April 6.

Tickets are $24 regular, $21 for seniors ages 65 and older, children under 16 and groups of 15 or more; and $5 for Minnesota State Mankato students.

The Box Office is open 4-6 p.m. weekdays and one hour before performances in the lobby of the Performing Arts Center, or buy single tickets online at MSUTheatre.com. The Box Office line is 507-389-6661.


Corrie Eggimann