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Merrill Community Arts Center
February 8, 2018
Back in Black: 5 years after “Nunsense” opened the new Black Box, Woodbury Community Theatre performs sequel
Those making a pilgrimage to the Feb. 9 opening of "Nunsense II" at the Merrill Community Arts Center should expect a hefty dose of ham - Fridays...
February 8, 2018 - 2:33pm
April 20, 2017
Still at bat: Senior softball team at the center of comedy at Black Box
What happens when a softball team full of sad sack seniors starts winning? For one thing, their wives are surprised. The theatrical comedy "Buzzard...
April 20, 2017 - 8:00am
February 9, 2017
The big con: Woodbury Community Theatre tackles frantic farce
Woodbury Anyone who has ever attempted to forge a career in the theater can tell you that the term "struggling actor" is redundant. Consider...
February 9, 2017 - 9:47am
November 21, 2016
SOS Performance postponed
Woodbury The SOS for Youth Performance, previously scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday at the Black Box Theater at East Ridge High School, has been postponed. SOS for Youth includes about 60 teenagers who travel in groups of eight to 10 to schools around the Twin Cities, where they perform...
November 21, 2016 - 3:40pm
Merrill Community Arts Center buys new building
Woodbury Merrill Community Arts Center bought a warehouse next door to their headquarters in a Woodbury industrial park. The 3,840-square-foot space will serve as their new Arts & Education Center, executive director Michelle Witte said. The purchase was completed Nov. 14 at a cost...
November 21, 2016 - 2:59pm
November 17, 2016
Merrill Community Arts Center expands
Merrill Community Arts Center bought a warehouse next door to their headquarters in a Woodbury industrial park. The 3,840 square foot space will...
November 17, 2016 - 4:04pm
November 15, 2016
SOS For Youth performance postponed at East Ridge High School
The SOS for Youth Performance, scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday at the Black Box Theater at East Ridge High School, has been postponed. SOS for Youth includes about 60 teenagers who travel in groups of eight to 10 to schools around the Twin Cities, where they perform skits relating...
November 15, 2016 - 3:08pm
September 29, 2016
Life at the crossroads: ‘Songs for a New World’ examines human response to loss
The Black Box Theatre is a suitably somber setting for the fall production by Woodbury Community Theatre. "Songs for a New World," which opens...
September 29, 2016 - 12:18pm
July 19, 2016
Magic in melodies: Theatre lifts off with ‘Mary Poppins’
There will be no animated dancing penguins or flyovers by umbrella-toting child care providers. "Mary Poppins" keeps its feet on the ground...
July 19, 2016 - 2:51pm
January 7, 2016
Auditions scheduled for spring musical
Woodbury Community Theatre will hold auditions for its spring musical Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 9-10, at the Merrill Community Arts Center,...
January 7, 2016 - 12:18am
Theater theme: 'A Season that Sparkles'
Woodbury Community Theatre has always been a shimmering beacon of entertainment in the community, and 2016 is no different. WCT’s 2015-2016...
January 7, 2016 - 12:09am
December 3, 2015
Auditions set for February comedy
Auditions for “Lend Me A Tenor,” a non-musical comedy, are scheduled Saturday, Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 5, 7 and 8, at the Merrill Community Arts Center, 380 Rivertown Drive, Woodbury. For details and to reserve an audition time, visit www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c48aaad2ca46-auditions.Performances...
December 3, 2015 - 12:40am
October 5, 2015
Merrill Community Arts Center launches new show choir
Merrill Community Arts Center is hoping to hit the perfect pitch with its new competitive show choir. “We don’t have anything like this...
October 5, 2015 - 7:54am
August 26, 2015
Merrill Community Arts Center offers improv workshop
Area youth celebrated the art of being unprepared last week. Merrill Community Arts Center held an improv workshop Aug.
August 26, 2015 - 9:50am
August 4, 2015
Merrill Community Arts Center targets youth through arts
Come August, Woodbury’s youth will have a plethora of arts with which to be involved. Merrill Community Arts Center will be offering a Youth...
August 4, 2015 - 9:51am