Explore MN Theater Video Series

Explore MN Theater is a series in partnership with Twin Cities PBS, Explore Minnesota and The Minnesota Theater Alliance.

From small town original productions to historic partnerships between major companies, experience the diverse range of theater offerings across the state of Minnesota and the impact performing arts has on our communities. Get an inside look at the stages, productions and people help make Minnesota's theater scene thrive.

Brainerd Community Theatre

The Brainerd Community Theatre, part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center, serves as a cultural hub for the Brainerd Lakes area. Plan your visit to Brainerd


Get an inside look at the renovation of the historic NorShor Theatre in Duluth. Plan your visit to Duluth


Residents of "extreme rural" communities record their personal stories for an upcoming performance. Plan your visit to Central and Northwest Minnesota.


Once a year Winona hosts a professional Shakespeare Company Festival. Plan your visit to Winona


Two of the Twin Cities remarkable theater companies partner for the first time. Plan your visit to Minneapolis-St. Paul.