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Arts and Music

Summer events

Augustana's 2018-19 theatre season will begin with the annual children's show and include some new and classic plays.

See Theatre Season for descriptions and details.

Sept. 15 and 16: "The Frog and the Princess" by Brandon Roberts is this year's children's show. 

Adapted from the Grimm Brothers' fairy tale, this version tells the story from the point of view of the frog (Prince Gerwyn) . After being turned into a frog by the princess' evil stepmother, he must find a way to win the princess as a frog!

Shows are at 1:30 p.m. in the Brunner Theatre Center; tickets are $5.

Sept. 28, 29 and 30: Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens

Oct. 12-21: The Crucible

Dec. 6-9: The Children’s Hour

Jan. 25-Feb. 3: The Three Musketeers

Feb. 8-9: Play Production class selection

April 11-14: Boy

April 26- May 5: How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying

May 11: Quad Cities Playwrights Festival


Nick Zoulek 

Shockingly Modern Saxophone Festival Sept. 14-15

The Shockingly Modern Saxophone Festival Sept. 14-15 at Augustana will include masterclasses, workshops, discussions and recitals. 

Beginner's Luck

"Beginner’s Luck" starts here Aug. 3-12

Mississippi Bend Players will premiere the comedy "Beginner’s Luck," written by Emmy Award nominee and Golden Girls producer P.J. Lasker Aug. 3-12.


Bergendoff Hall renovation to match quality of programs

The successful opening of the Brunner Theatre Center allows the college to now focus its attention on Bergendoff Hall of Fine Arts.