Performance Stories

Theater, concerts, local bands, our region has it all! Here are a few Greater Mankato Area performance stories for your reading pleasure.

Music Mankato

Adventures in Sound – Joy in Music

Jill Niebuhr takes you along on her journey as she explores both music and the artists behind it in her column Adventures in Sound.
The hands of poet & musician, Jill Niebuhr, aka, Jammin, The Warrior from St. Peter, MN

Adventures in Sound – The Power of Music

Jill Niebuhr takes you along on her journey as she explores both music and the artists behind it in her column Adventures in Sound.
Andy Beltz and Ryan Rutjes of Modest Music in Mankato tell their story to Ocho

MankatoSPEAKS with Ocho – Modest Music

Join Ocho as he interviews Andy Beltz and Ryan Rutjes of Modest Music, an up-and-coming music label started right here in Mankato!
Ice Skates

The Weekend Spin With Stacy K – Minnesota Warm!

Mankato Area musician Stacy K offers some suggestions for your slightly chilly Minnesota weekend.
Turkish Stringed Instrument

Greg Herriges “Whirled Music” at MSU January 22nd

Cross-cultural musician, Greg Herriges and his band, StellaRoma, will be performing at the MSU Elias J. Halling Recital Hall on January 22nd at 7:30 pm.
Greg Duffy Memory Wall - Mankato, MN

Wall of Mankato Music Memorabilia Inspires a Song

There was a collection of Mankato music memorabilia so impressive that local music legend, Paul Durenberger, composed and recorded a song about it.
Evergreen - Mankato, MN

Stacy K’s Old Town Guide — Hunting the Perfect Tree and Good Night Gold...

Stacy K offers suggestions for finding the perfect Christmas tree and ending the season with Good Night Gold Dust
Chairs - Mankato, MN

Plays with a purpose — It’s A Wonderful Life!

It's a Wonderful Life is being performed by the Centenary United Methodist Church Drama Ministry Thursday, December 6th through Saturday December 8th, 2018
Escape Room - Mankato, MN

Stacy K’s Old Town Guide – Old Town Escape & Balmy Sundays

Stacy K introduces us to Old Town Escape and Bee Balm Fields playing at the Wine Cafe every Sunday in November. All happening in Old Town Mankato!
Work of artist Jeremy Burger - Mankato, MN

Artist Profile – Jeremy Burger, Nature Through a ‘Wizard-of-Oz Lens’

Mankato artist, Jeremy Burger, takes us through his journey from what was once a hobby to his current show at the Arts Center of St. Peter.