The Great River Shakespeare Festival
August 2, 2011
The community concert series began in June and featured artists of a wide variety of musical genres throughout its course
July 14, 2011
The film documents more than just the preparations for the stage; it exposes cultural differences with philosophical interpretations on how individuals across the globe interact and work creatively
It is with great pleasure that I recently reviewed the film, A Dream In Hanoi. On July 24, at 11 a.m., at the Winona County Historical Society, Frozen River Film Festival and the Great River Shakespeare Festival will partner to bring this film, detailing a unique collaborative production of Midsummer Night’s Dream, to Winona.
July 13, 2011
Winona is celebrating its recognition as a Minnesota Legacy Destination on July 15-17, with an assortment of activities
Winona is celebrating its recognition as a Minnesota Legacy Destination on July 15-17, with an assortment of activities demonstrating the impact of the Clean Water, Land & Legacy Amendment approved by Minnesota voters in 2008.
Legacy weekend is a statewide collaborative project between Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, Conservation Minnesota, Explore Minnesota Tourism and various community partners.
April 27, 2011
The Theater du Mississippi is currently accepting minimum contributions of $500 to sponsor one Concert on the Green performance, scheduled to begin during the opening weekend of GRSF, June 24 at Winona State University
There is a musical crisis in Winona.
April 15, 2011
Visit Winona will present its Annual Tourism Award to the Great River Shakespeare Festival on Tuesday, April 19, at the Winona County History Center, 160 Johnson Street. The event will take place between 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
March 4, 2011
The Dot Org Sharing the Spotlight winner for 2011 was the Great River Shakespeare Festival and Winona360 for their innovative collaboration which produced the weekly video vlog for the 2010 summer festival
Winona360 and the Great River Shakespeare Festival show that sharing the spotlight can produce powerful results.
January 27, 2011
Putting together what has now become nearly a week-long festival is a task that requires the combined efforts of approximately 300 people
As the Frozen River Film Festival staff members gathered in the Great River Shakespeare Festival offices for their morning meeting Jan. 14, it was evident as the team jutted from desk to desk stuffing pamphlets, marking tasks in calendars, examining posters, that the time leading up to the festival was quickly running out.
October 15, 2010
The Great River Shakespeare Festival will host an off-season Festival Morning from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
July 30, 2010
Check back to the event blog for updated posts directly from the scenes of where the Mid West Music Fest is happening!
By Julie Schneider
Saturday, July 31: 1:53 a.m.
July 13, 2010
Arts and outdoor events that have benefited from the state's Legacy Act will be showcased in Winona July 23-24.
It's called the "Legacy Weekend," because it showcases organizations that received money from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment. That's the 3/8ths of a percent added sales tax that generates funding for land conservation, water conservation, parks and arts.