Upcoming Shows at Northern Starz

Penguin Project: Annie Jr.


This show is performed by students with special needs and their mentors.

Performances are August 2-5th.

​Northern Starz Children’s Theatre is proud to be the first Minnesota national replication site for THE PENGUIN PROJECT, a program that empowers children with special needs through theatre. Our first Penguin Project Performance will be Annie Jr.

Still Life With Iris

This is is with our young adult performers ages 18-28. 

Performances are August 9th - 12th.

This piece is the first play for young audiences to receive the Kennedy Center's Fund for New American Plays Award. Still Life with Iris is a fantastical adventure which centers on a little girl's search for the simplest of things: home. Iris lives with her mom in the land of Nocturno—a magical place in which the workers make, by night, all of the things we see in the world by day.

2018 Student Directed Play Festival

Introducing The 2018 Student Directed Play Festival​. This will be our 3rd annual play festival where our students direct, act, run tech, design, music and everything in-between. Each play will be 30 minutes, is judged by professionals in the community, and prizes are awarded for the best performances. All of this hard work culminates in one day of performances September 15th at our studio.

Southern Fried Funeral

This show is performed by adult Northern Starz Players. Performances are 

October 11th - 14th.

Dewey Frye is dead and the rest of his family is left to pick up the pieces -- that is if they don't kill each other first. Funerals bring out the worst, the best, and the funniest in people, and the Fryes are no exception. A big-hearted comedy about family -- Southern-style.

Check Out our 2018/2019 Season

Previous 2017/2018 Shows

Willy Wonka Jr.

Girls Like That

Once Upon a Teen

Mad Adventures of Mr. Toad

Hairspray Jr.

The Elves and The Shoemaker