The Historic Commonweal Theatre is a Great Place for a Show
For three decades, the Commonweal Theatre has been delighting audiences in charming Lanesboro, Minnesota, a hidden gem of a city nestled in the heart of Bluff Country. A cornerstone of close-knit Lanesboro, the downtown theater, which is located along the historic Main Street, frequently connects with the community through educational outreach and is the perfect place to spend an evening out on the town. There’s no bad seat in the house, and even the theater’s design adds to the experience—the exterior calls to mind charming small-town storefronts, while the interior pays homage to history by featuring reclaimed seats from the original Guthrie Theater. To see a show in this historic theatre, book a room at our Minnesota Bed and Breakfast today.
Visit the Historic Commonweal Theatre in Lanesboro
No matter whether you’re ready to laugh, cry, or sing along, the talented company at Commonweal Theatre has prepared the perfect performance for you, and 2019 features an action-packed slate of five stellar shows. Theater patrons will have the chance to solve a mystery alongside veteran sleuths in Holmes and Watson, which runs from April 5 to July 6 and was written by Minnesota native Jeffrey Hatcher. Comedy buffs will laugh out loud at the delightful, humor-filled Boeing Boeing, which will be performed from May 10 to August 31, and adventure-seekers will love both the dynamic Peter and the Starcatcher and the rousing On the Verge. Later in the year, the heart-warming Sanders Family Christmas will help audiences get in the holiday spirit by offering a glimpse into life in 1940s North Carolina.
Consider yourself an avid theatergoer? There’s no need to limit yourself to just one performance during the season. By purchasing the season pass, you can catch all five exciting shows—and receive priority seating—for just $115.
And if you’re planning a weekend—or a week-long—getaway to Lanesboro, be sure to book your stay at Habberstad House Bed & Breakfast. Not only does the B&B feature eye-catching Queen Anne–style architecture and lush gardens, it also puts you just a short drive away from the Commonweal Theater and other area attractions. That makes it easy to soak up the small-town charm and immerse yourself in Lanesboro’s arts and culture. Check availability and make a booking at our Minnesota Bed and Breakfast today.