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 (328 North Main Street, Austin, MN) Office hours:
Tuesdays & Thursdays
4:30pm - 6:30pm.
We're ON THE MOVE!!
The Matchbox Office will be moving the end of November to our new location, 909 West Oakland Avenue - across from Subway!
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
"T'was the Night Before Christmas"
by Jennifer Kirkeby Produced by special permission by Dramatic Publishing
Directed by Jerry Girton Musical Director Connie Nelson
Friday, November 7th 7:00 pm Saturday, Nov 8th 2:00 pm Sunday, Nov 9th 2:00 pm
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
& Play Patrons
Calling all Directors!!
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