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The Last Five YearsSpecial Production: “The Last Five Years” Written and Composed by Jason Robert Brown
Originally Produced for the New York stage by Arielle Tepper and Marty Bell
Originally Produced by Northlight Theatre – Chicago, IL
Artistic Director: Vidette Ostermeier
Performance Dates: Thursday, July 25th through Saturday July 27th @ 7:30 pm; Sunday, July 28th at 2:00 pmThe Last Five Years Is Presented with special arrangements through Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.This modern musical ingeniously chronicles the five-year life of marriage, from meeting to break-up and from break-up to meeting.
Sharon A. StarkKickoff Celebration for the Sharon Stark Forever Fund   read more…
Celebration Lawn Party: Thursday evening July 25th – 9:00 pm until 11:00 pm on the lawn between The Sharon Stark Auditorium at West HIlls and the Owatonna Art Center

  • The evening will include hors d’oeuvres
  • Live music by some of our favorite LTO musicians
  • Owatonna Art Center’s GRAND OPENING of the “Sharon Stark Exhibit” featuring some of Sharon’s jackets and shoes.


All are welcome to the Thursday evening celebration – free of charge (cash bar available).

2019-2020 Season

FALL 2019: “Native Gardens” by Karen Zacarias
Directed by Linda Karnauskas
Tech Directed by Brenda Hager
Presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company
Dates: Oct 18-20; Oct 25-27

WINTER 2020: “The Odd Couple” by Neil Simon
Directed by Jeffrey Jackson
Tech Directed by Kathy Purdie
Presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company
Dates: February 14-16; 21-23

SPRING 2020: “Cat’s Cradle” by Leslie Sands
Directed by Jon Terrill
Tech Directed by Mary Butler Fraser
Presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Services, Inc. New York
Dates: April 24-26; May 1-3

SUMMER 2020: “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” with Lyrics by Tim Rice and Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Directed by Bev Cashman
Tech Directed by Kathy Purdie
Presented by arrangement with The Musical Company, LP.
June 18-21; June 25-28