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Commonweal Theatre Company

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Address: 206 Parkway North, P.O. Box 15, Lanesboro, MN 55949
Phone Number: 800-657-7025; 507-467-2525
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Sun 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Mon 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:00 am - 7:30 pm

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Great theater in a tiny town.

Great presentation of '39 Steps'. Cast was talented; nice pace to the action. Had the opportunity to mingle with the cast during a 'Happy Hour' after the show. Will do it again... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Eagan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Great presentation of '39 Steps'. Cast was talented; nice pace to the action. Had the opportunity to mingle with the cast during a 'Happy Hour' after the show. Will do it again someday!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We spent a lovely weekend in Lanesboro that included an evening at the Commonweal Theater. Charley's Aunt is one of the great shows on the program through October. We were not familiar with the play despite its popularity over the last 100+ years! This timeless farce is a delightful comedic romp. The production is top notch from acting to directing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Lanesboro is an annual biking outing for us that wouldn't be complete without an evening at the theater. Exercise and fresh air on the trail followed by dinner and lively acting in a very intimate theater setting. The actors are enthusiastic and obviously dedicated to their profession. You are so close to the stage and action no matter where you... More 

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Shell Lake, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

My wife and I and friends enjoy taking in a show at the Commonweal Theatre when we stay in Lanesboro. We saw Woody Guthrie American Song in May 2015. I enjoyed this musical.

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Hastings, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Great performances and an intimate theater. However, the Woody Guthrie show was not their best. The ticket prices are reasonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This play is both engaging and entertaining. It is so good that I will be seeing it for the 4th time this Saturday and taking guests with me again. Though there is nothing objectionable about it, it probably won't interest children. I am looking forward to taking my grandchildren to see Charlie's Aunt this summer.

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Eagan, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Have been avid fans for all 27 years. It is remarkable how this theatre has been able to achieve such a high level of excellence and to sustain it for so long. The dedication and talent combine to give memorable theater.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Fun night out. Theater was very uniquely decorated! Musical show as great! Actors were great. Would definitely see another show when we come back.

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Maplewood, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Ibsen's Master Builder is thought provoking and somewhat dark. We always enjoy the cast and play selection at the Commonweal. We have been season ticket holders for many years.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Nice setting for a play. Not a bad seat in the house. The actors were extremely talented. Overall a great time and can't wait to go back.

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Additional Information about Commonweal Theatre Company

Address: Address: 206 Parkway North, P.O. Box 15, Lanesboro, MN 55949
Phone Number: 800-657-7025; 507-467-2525
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Lanesboro
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 7:30 pm

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