• Youth Theater Camp Production: Skid Marks
    Sat, Aug 17
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The students always work hard and learn many new things at camp about acting and live theater. They want to show off what they’ve learned with their production of Skid Marks: A Play About Driving by Lindsay Pierce.  The event is free, but your donation at the door helps support more programs for youth. Special (more…)

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  • Goin’ Coastal! 7.1 Live-Audience Radio Variety Show
    Sun, Sep 8
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the fun and officially kick off our 10th season as WideSpot’s own live-audience radio variety show returns for its seventh season. Expect hijinks and adventures from its ever-amusing cast and house musicians. The very special musical guest is Joyann Parker.  Jon Breem of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune raved, “Whatever she plays, Parker owns it.  She’s (more…)

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  • Dakota Dave Hull & Kari Larson
    Sat, Sep 21
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

We’re celebrating our 10th season by bringing in two fine musicians who join forces for a very special reunion.  Hull and Larson’s musical mansion has many rooms – folk, pop, world, jazz, and classical. They play great melodies that touch listeners in many ways. Both Hull and Larson (The DitchLilies) are veteran musicians on their (more…)

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  • Dee Miller Band
    Sat, Oct 5
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Minnesota Blues Hall of Fame 2018 Performer of the Year, Dee Miller, brings her “barrelhouse” style of singing to our stage. You can expect a magnificent show from the “Duchess of Blues” and her band: Craig Clark (vocals, guitar), Eric Meyer (bass,vocals), Jesse Mueller (keyboard) and Mike DuBois (drums). Their 2018 album release, Leopard Print (more…)

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  • Murder Mystery Theater
    Sat, Oct 26
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

You may be an innocent bystander, a suspect, or maybe the murderer-all will be revealed by the end of the suspenseful evening.  Three professional actors will mingle among you, choosing several guests to be part of the show.  You can dress the part (Roaring 20’s masquerade party) or just come as you are.  It’s the (more…)

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  • Pat Donohue and the Prairie All Stars
    Sat, Nov 9
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Pat Donohue is one of the most listened-to finger pickers in the world. As the guitarist for the Guys All-Star Shoe Band of Minnesota Public Radio’s A Prairie Home Companion, Pat became known to millions of listeners each week for his savvy licks and distinctive original songs. The Prairie All Stars – Richard Kriehn, Gay (more…)

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  • Red 5
    Sat, Nov 23
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Since its 2012 debut, Chris Bates’ Red 5 has been growing into rave jazz reviews. The seven-piece group now includes Chris on bass, JT Bates on drums, Thomas Nordlund on guitar, Brandon Wozniak and Chris Thompson on saxophone, Jake Baldwin on trumpet, and JC Sandford on trombone. This outstanding lineup allows Chris’ composing to expand (more…)

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  • The Hot Flashes Holiday Concert
    Sat, Dec 7
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

It just wouldn’t be the holidays at WideSpot without the return of the Hot Flash ladies. Under the direction of Dave Zahn, their instrumental chops will impress you, while their sassy voices perform old and new holiday favorites.  This is the show that makes you want to sing along – and we hope you do! (more…)

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  • Pepin Area School's Drama Class Debut
    Sat, Dec 14
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Under the direction of Troy Ingli, this high school-level course is new to the curriculum at our Pepin School. WideSpot is happy to encourage the arts for youth and couldn’t think of a better way to support them than offering our stage and our tech expertise.  The class will be performing Fairy Tale Princess Game (more…)

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  • Pepin Area School's Drama Class Debut
    Sun, Dec 15
    2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Under the direction of Troy Ingli, this high school-level course is new to the curriculum at our Pepin School. WideSpot is happy to encourage the arts for youth and couldn’t think of a better way to support them than offering our stage and our tech expertise.  The class will be performing Fairy Tale Princess Game (more…)

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