The mission of
Matchbox Children’s Theatre is to spark imaginations by presenting professional
quality children’s theatre on a consistent basis.
Mayo Clinic Health System &
Cooperative Response Center
for Sponsoring our 40th Season!
2014-2015 Our 40th Season!
The MCT 40th Season is dedicated in memory
of Joel Nelson.
The Matchbox office (911 West Oakland Avenue, Austin, MN Please note our NEW LOCATION!)
Tuesdays & Thursdays
4:30pm - 6:30pm.
During the summmer by appointment only.
Need a costume? Stop by and see what we have available. Complete costumes rent for $15. (Deposit also required and returned when costumes are returned)
Matchbox Children's Theatre presents
"The Pale Pink Dragon"
by Phyllis McCallum
Produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service
Friday, February 6 7:00 pm
Saturday, February 7 2:00 pm
Sunday, February 8 2:00 pm
at the Historic Paramount Theatre
Downtown Austin, MN
MCT offers a fun way to support the “Paint the Town Pink”
campaign to raise money for breast cancer research at the Hormel Institute in
Take a photo with the Pale Pink Dragon after the play with
your own camera or phone for suggested donation of $1.
Theatre Camp 2015
"The Wizard of Oz"
NEW!! TEEN SCENES!Click on the link on the left for more information!
|"T'was the Night before Christmas" by Jennifer Kirkeby. It will get everyone in the mood for the Christmas season.
||November 7, 8 & 9, 2014|
|"The Pale Pink Dragon" by Phyllis McCallum Get ready for lots of magic, colorful characters and good vs. evil.
||February 6, 7 & 8, 2015|
|"Three Fairy Godmothers" by Jerry L. Twedt. This encore comedy mixes in elements of suspense as the devious bad fairy takes on three good hearted, but sometimes ineffective, fairy godmothers as the plot unravels.
||March 27, 28 & 29, 2015|
2015 Theatre Camp
JulyTBA Select the link on the left column
To receive information about upcoming auditions, contact the Matchbox office:
Our plays last about an hour with no intermission
MCT performs three regular productions a year plus the Halloween Warm-Up
Each production costs between $4,000 and $6,000
MCT is an Independent, 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization
With your support, building imaginations of the future!
Thank you MCT Patrons!!!!
40th Season Patrons 2015 Summer Camp
Belita Schindler & Play Patrons
Mary Barinka Noon Kiwanis
US Bank Gary Groh Construction
Charles & Maryann Craig Albert Lea Seed Co.
Kathy & Peter Green Charles & Maryann Craig
Jerry Girton Kyra Bellrichard
Lora Lee Bauer N. Finney
I B Data
Tim & Teresa Donovan
Kathy & Craig Byram
Calling all Directors!!
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