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Commonweal Theatre Company

206 Parkway Ave N, Lanesboro, MN 55949-9795
+1 800-657-7025
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Entertaining

Nice way to spend the evening. Worth the $35 admission just to see the ceiling art. It's like my... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2015
sumzsezhi
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Sapulpa, Oklahoma
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Nice local theatre

Went with my sister to see a play after Amish tours and dinner at the Branding Iron in Preston. By... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2015
lkhughes
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Hudson, Wisconsin
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206 Parkway Ave N, Lanesboro, MN 55949-9795
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Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Nice way to spend the evening. Worth the $35 admission just to see the ceiling art. It's like my dreams come to life.

Thank sumzsezhi
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Went with my sister to see a play after Amish tours and dinner at the Branding Iron in Preston. By that time we were both pretty exhausted. The actors were very good, but the play was very slow moving and I found myself drifting off...More

Thank lkhughes
Reviewed October 18, 2015

We have attended several plays in the past and are planning another visit soon. We have always been extremely satisfied with the quality theater experience of The Commonweal. Looking forward to seeing Outside Mullingar soon.

Thank nagel57
Reviewed October 12, 2015

The 4 person show we saw was great and I love how close you are to the stage. Every show we have seen here has been well done.

Thank herky907
Reviewed October 5, 2015

My family and I attended a performance of "Woody Guthrie's American Song." We were transported into a telling of American history through the songs of Woody Guthrie. The cast was outstanding, and the set design was among the most imaginative that I have seen. The...More

Thank EmilyMercer
Commonweal_Theatre, Communications Manager at Commonweal Theatre Company, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2015

Thank you for your recent visit to the Commonweal and I am thrilled that you had a positive experience to reflect on. As a member of the cast of "Woody Guthrie's American Song," I thank you for your kind words about that production. It was...More

Reviewed October 5, 2015

We've seen plays at the Commonweal at least a half dozen times through the years. Last week, we saw their production of Outside Mullingar, and it was excellent. It's fun to recognize actors from previous productions that we have seen, but as soon as the...More

Thank cheesemakers1
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Went back to Lanesboro recently to see more performances at the Commonweal. We saw Charley's Aunt for a second time and it was even better than before which was hard to imagine. Outside Mullingar is absolutely a wonderful play with a small cast who gifted...More

Thank midwestmel
Commonweal_Theatre, Communications Manager at Commonweal Theatre Company, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2015

Thank you for your frequent visits to the Commonweal. I am thrilled that you have such positive experiences to reflect on. As a member of the cast (Anthony) of "Outside Mullingar," I thank you for your kind words about our version of this wonderful play....More

Reviewed September 29, 2015

I have attended several plays at the Commonweal theater. I have never been disappointed. The productions I've seen have all been so much fun. We've been bringing friends and our friends get hooked and have come back to see different performances I don't think you'll...More

Thank Marin777
Reviewed September 27, 2015

This was our third visit to the Commonweal. They do an excellent job of providing interesting theater in a shoe string. They didn't disappoint us.

Thank walt c
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Such a great performance by all the actors. The music and dancing were so well done. The transition between the story and the songs was seamless. The staging was creative. I was very impressed.

Thank Cricketcamp
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My 13 year old says yes! It is pretty active and fun. It might be good to give him a little background to the story ahead of time.
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