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MRAC supports production, awards Arts Activities Grant

Hurray! Red Bird Theatre is the proud recipient of a $10,000 MRAC Arts Activities Support Grant. This grant will support the upcoming production of ‘A Bright Room Called Day’ by Tony Kushner. Stay tuned: Dates and details for this 2019 production will be available soon. Minnesota provides support for the arts community! MRAC will give over $770,000 to local organizations for the FY2018 year! We celebrate alongside several other wonderful arts organizations – Click here to see a full list of all grant recipients. […]

Play’s immigrant themes help actor grasp his identity

Read the original article on MPR News It took Alex Barreto Hathaway a long time to arrive at a comfortable description of himself. He eventually landed on immigrant Brazilian-American, born in Puerto Rico. With that description, Alex said, “I feel like … I cover all my bases. I feel good about that.” His mother is Brazilian and his father is from Wisconsin. They met in Brazil when his father was studying abroad for international business. After they married the moved […]

Arts Activities Support Grant

We are pleased to announce that Red Bird Theatre was awarded a $10,000 Arts Activities Support grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council! This grant will go towards our production of Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Buried Child.