Straw Hat Players – Guys on Ice (June 7-9)

MSUM’s Straw Hat Players is presenting “Guys on Ice”, a story that spends a day in the life of Marvin and Lloyd — fishing buddies and home-grown philosophers. With musical numbers like, “The Wishing Hole,” “Ode to a Snowmobile Suit,” “Fish is the Miracle Food” and “The One That Got Away,” this musical is sure to entertain. This family friendly […]

The Hat is Back! – Summer Musicals

Thank you for joining us last year “under the stars.”  This year we are back inside with the AC raring to go, as we present a season of Wintertime Fun!  How to Talk Minnesotan: Winter Version | May 31 – June 2 at 7:30pm Ed and Lucy Humde and their friends are all back at the Lost Walleye Lodge, presenting […]

Theatre alum Jerry verDorn dies

Alumnus Gerald “Jerry” M. verDorn, best known for his roles as Ross Marler on the “Guiding Light” and Clint Buchanan on “One Life to Live,” has died after a months-long cancer illness. verDorn graduated with a degree in theatre arts from MSUM in 1976. He appeared in many university theatre productions, including the renowned Straw Hat Players for eight seasons, […]