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Donors like Barbara and Spencer Gould are our HEROES. (Here's Barbara two years ago, cutting the ribbon on the theater named after her! ✂️ ) We couldn't do it without them--literally--or without any of you generous people who give your time and money to help make Northern Sky go.

If you'd like to join their ranks, here's where you can do it!
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Donors like Barbara and Spencer Gould are our HEROES. (Heres Barbara two years ago, cutting the ribbon on the theater named after her! ✂️ ) We couldnt do it without them--literally--or without any of you generous people who give your time and money to help make Northern Sky go. 

If youd like to join their ranks, heres where you can do it! 
https://easy-ware-forms.com/northernskytheater/donate
2 days ago
Northern Sky Theater

Let’s meet Misty in this edition of Molly’s Middletown Meetup! Misty is a crowd favorite. Learn about what makes her tick, plus get introduced to her special Dr. Who instrument—the omnichord! ... See MoreSee Less

What’s more fun than sharing a box of chocolates with your kiddo? 🍫 Nothing.

What’s second-most fun? Molly’s Middletown Meetup!

Every Monday and Thursday, Molly Rhode broadcasts live to our Facebook page from the Gould Theater, giving us the inside scoop on one of the 13 (that’s right, THIRTEEN) characters she plays in “Naked Radio.” 📻

So tune in about an hour before any given Monday/Thursday show for this behind the scenes sneak peek (and remember that this Thursday, the show is a 2 pm matinee!). 🎫
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What’s more fun than sharing a box of chocolates with your kiddo? 🍫 Nothing. 

What’s second-most fun? Molly’s Middletown Meetup!

Every Monday and Thursday, Molly Rhode broadcasts live to our Facebook page from the Gould Theater, giving us the inside scoop on one of the 13 (that’s right, THIRTEEN) characters she plays in “Naked Radio.” 📻 

So tune in about an hour before any given Monday/Thursday show for this behind the scenes sneak peek (and remember that this Thursday, the show is a 2 pm matinee!). 🎫

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Two beautiful ladies😉

Last week's Jeff & Katie Show was so much fun and so delicious. Did you miss it? Watch it again here.

MATH! 🍪
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4 days ago
Northern Sky Theater

Meet Maura, the nice southern lady in Naked Radio in need of some help. What does she need? Find out in this edition of Molly's Middletown Meetup! ... See MoreSee Less

Chase and Andrew look appropriately excited: tonight's performance of "Naked Radio" is sold out!

Just a reminder to get your tickets early and often for this show, which closes November 6!

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Chase and Andrew look appropriately excited: tonights performance of Naked Radio is sold out! 

Just a reminder to get your tickets early and often for this show, which closes November 6!

https://northernskytheater.com/show/naked-radio/

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Absolutely hilarious!!! Saw it a couple weeks ago and it was just what our last night in DC needed!! ❤️

Saw it in August. Great show!

We just bought tickets for our last evening in DC for the year!

It’s great Saw it 2 weeks ago ❤️

#throwbackthursday : Fred Alley supervises Jeff Herbst’s washboard education! ... See MoreSee Less

#throwbackthursday : Fred Alley supervises Jeff Herbst’s washboard education!

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You done learned pretty good!!!!

Those days…

Seems like a solid technique. Rich Higdon, what’s your expert opinion?

Wow.

You may have heard after this last Sunday’s game that Aaron Rodgers “still owns the Bears.”

And that got us wondering…what about Space Bears?

(Pictured here: behind the scenes last December with a Space Bear and an elf.)

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You may have heard after this last Sunday’s game that Aaron Rodgers “still owns the Bears.” 

And that got us wondering…what about Space Bears? 

(Pictured here: behind the scenes last December with a Space Bear and an elf.) 

🐻 🧝‍♂️ 🏈

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Would love to see you bring back “Packer Fans from Outer Space”? One of the funniest and I’m sure you could find a way to incorporate Aaron’s quote

1 week ago
Northern Sky Theater

Time to meet Nate! 😜 Nathanial Longacre is Naked Radio’s teenage prank caller. Check out how Molly made choices to create his character in this edition for Molly’s Middletown Meetup! ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago
Northern Sky Theater

We could not do it without you, our wonderful volunteers! You're the glue and we love you! Celebrating those friendly folks greeting and seating you at our theaters, no matter the weather. ... See MoreSee Less

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Now I have another song “from” Naked that I can sing. Thank you to them and you for a wonderful year.

Hooray for Shawn rocking that triangle!!

2 weeks ago
Northern Sky Theater

The triumphant return of "The Jeff & Katie Show"–but this time, in person! Join Jeff, Katie, and a special guest live in The Gould Theater. Jeff and Katie will be slinging their signature blend of music, banter, bakery, as well as (drumroll, please) the announcement of Northern Sky’s 2022 season! As always, David Alley will join in the bake-off fun. After the show, everyone is welcome to gather for cider and cookies around Northern Sky’s cozy new fire ring. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thanks so much for watching! Support Northern Sky by donating at bit.ly/nstdonate

Home for the Holidays featuring Doc Heide, Karen Mal & Matt Zembrowski! northernskytheater.com/show/home-for-the-holidays-21/

Ooo...a Jacinda Duffin recipe!

We thought we'd share a video from one of the earliest episodes of The Jeff & Katie Show (special guest: James Kaplan), in which Jeff walks us through how to make whipped cream in a food processor! youtu.be/nne3okbSWi8

The Jeff & Katie Show (& Dave!) Cookbook 🍪: www.northernskytheater.com/shop/jeff-katie-cookbook/

"Sunflowered," by Lachrisa Grandberry, Aidaa Peerzada, and Alissa Rhode will premiere in the fall of 2022.

2022 World Premiere by Richard Castle & Matthew Levine: northernskytheater.com/show/love-stings/

Welcome everyone!

All of you will have to remake these treats when I’m back in the county because I want some! 🥴🤣

LOL, "math"? I always thought they were singing, "meh", or a random "maa"" note. 😄 Thanks for explaining!

It was such fun! SO glad I was able to see the show in person!!! Poor punctuation I know 🙂

Great show and the live back off sampling was worth it!

I’m watching while in my show!!!!

and our daughter, Charis has a birthday today too….

Jeff really looking forward to seeing on Nov 5

Beautiful song!! ❤️

Bravo !! It's a must see! A beautiful story.

Katie you crack me up!!! 😂

Ahhhhhhhhh!!!!!!! Katie Dahl!!!!! I’m overtaken!!!!

Bravo! Bravo!!!!

Wish I could see that.

😍😍😍

❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

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Would you like a cookie with your morning paper?

It’s the day of the show, y’all! Jeff Herbst, Katie Dahl, and special guests James Kaplan and Molly Rhode will sling trivia, bakery, and banter--AND ANNOUNCE OUR 2022 SEASON!--in front of a live audience at the Gould at 3 p.m. today. Stream it live on our Facebook page. OR come in person and taste the bake-off yourself!
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Would you like a cookie with your morning paper? 

It’s the day of the show, y’all! Jeff Herbst, Katie Dahl, and special guests James Kaplan and Molly Rhode will sling trivia, bakery, and banter--AND ANNOUNCE OUR 2022 SEASON!--in front of a live audience at the Gould at 3 p.m. today. Stream it live on our Facebook page. OR come in person and taste the bake-off yourself!
2 weeks ago
Northern Sky Theater

Barb Gibson, from Gibson’s Plumbing, coming atcha in this edition of Molly’s Middletown Meetup! ... See MoreSee Less

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The BEST!

So great.

Hey, did you know there is a Northern Sky Playbill Scavenger Hunt afoot? 🧭

There are five half-guitar shapes (just like the Northern Sky logo) hidden in this year's virtual playbill. If you find them all, you could win a $50 Northern Sky gift certificate! Just find all five, and email us at info@northernskytheater.com by November 15. We'll pick a winner and let you know. 💸

Here's the link to the playbill:
northernskytheater.com/2021-playbill/
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Hey, did you know there is a Northern Sky Playbill Scavenger Hunt afoot? 🧭

There are five half-guitar shapes (just like the Northern Sky logo) hidden in this years virtual playbill. If you find them all, you could win a $50 Northern Sky gift certificate! Just find all five, and email us at info@northernskytheater.com by November 15. Well pick a winner and let you know.  💸

Heres the link to the playbill: 
https://northernskytheater.com/2021-playbill/

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Kevin Boes you are always good at this!

2 weeks ago
Northern Sky Theater

This Saturday, The Jeff & Katie Show will host an in-person audience for the first time. Here they are to tell you all about the show, the music they'll be playing, the season they'll be announcing, and the carbohydrates they'll be baking. ... See MoreSee Less

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Looks like a beautiful day there! Can’t wait for your show!!

Lloyd and Sandra will be watching

I will be there.

Hi Jeff. Dina’s neighbor

Yes!

Yaaay!

🥰

💋🐾🐾

Yes I did

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Throwback Thursday: Here’s the autograph Katie Dahl got from Jeff Herbst in 1995, when Katie was 12 and Jeff was…14. He hasn’t changed a bit, has he? (See largely obscured silhouette on my Jeff and Katie Show shirt for proof).

Jeff and Katie host The Jeff and Katie (we all know it is really The Katie and Jeff) Show live on Saturday at 3 pm CDT in the Gould Theater . You can stream it or come in person. One of those options will allow you to actually taste the bake-off cookies; you guess which one. 🍪

Oh, and one more thing: tune into the Northern Sky Facebook at 4 pm today for a little live preview of the show! (And Molly’s Middletown Meetup will happen on Friday instead of Thursday this week.)
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Throwback Thursday: Here’s the autograph Katie Dahl got from Jeff Herbst in 1995, when Katie was 12 and Jeff was…14. He hasn’t changed a bit, has he? (See largely obscured silhouette  on my Jeff and Katie Show shirt for proof). 

Jeff and Katie host The Jeff and Katie (we all know it is really The Katie and Jeff) Show live on Saturday at 3 pm CDT in the Gould Theater . You can stream it or come in person. One of those options will allow you to actually taste the bake-off cookies; you guess which one. 🍪

Oh, and one more thing: tune into the Northern Sky Facebook at 4 pm today for a little live preview of the show! (And Molly’s Middletown Meetup will happen on Friday instead of Thursday this week.)

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Saw Jeff at the grocery store yesterday looking great as usual 🤗

2 weeks ago
Northern Sky Theater

In tonight’s installment of Molly’s Middletown Meetup get to know Jenny from Jake Jensen’s House of Smoke and Meat. 🥓 🥩 🍖

See all thirteen of Molly’s characters in Naked Radio at the Gould Theater through Nov. 6!
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You know what show is running in the Gould right now? That's right, "Naked Radio." We wanted you all to get in on the show action, and we figured the best way to do that was to encourage you all to show us your radios! (You should stay fully clothed for the display, of course!)

Leave a picture of your radio in the comments. 📻
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You know what show is running in the Gould right now? Thats right, Naked Radio. We wanted you all to get in on the show action, and we figured the best way to do that was to encourage you all to show us your radios! (You should stay fully clothed for the display, of course!)

Leave a picture of your radio in the comments. 📻

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Loved loved loved the show!!! So good to he back in the northern sky fold!!!

Loved this show and we love the Gould! Bonus: just 2 minutes away from Countryside Cottages, where we were staying. 😉

Loved the show. Can’t wait to watch the streaming version!

Great show! We’re back this week for another chance to see it again🙂

Loved the show!

Wonderful, wonderful show.

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Go Pack Go!

Did you enjoy Chase Stoeger in "Dad's Season Tickets" as the one non-Packer-backer character? (Remember, we can still love the ACTOR even if their character didn't love the Packers.)

Chase is onstage now in "Naked Radio." But not TODAY, of course, because it's Packer Sunday! 💚 🏈 💛
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Go Pack Go!

Did you enjoy Chase Stoeger in Dads Season Tickets as the one non-Packer-backer character? (Remember, we can still love the ACTOR even if their character didnt love the Packers.)

Chase is onstage now in Naked Radio. But not TODAY, of course, because its Packer Sunday!  💚 🏈 💛Image attachment

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Love both of those plays!

Yup We enjoy Chase in everything he preforms in

Naked Radio is one of the best!

*spoiler alert!

Happy Opening Weekend to our friends at Third Avenue PlayWorks with their show "Gutenberg: the Musical"!

"Gutenberg" stars two Northern Sky favorites, Chad Luberger and Doug Mancheski. (Who can name the show or the year of this classic Chad/Doug shot?)

Hint: 🧈 🏆
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Happy Opening Weekend to our friends at Third Avenue PlayWorks with their show Gutenberg: the Musical! 

Gutenberg stars two Northern Sky favorites, Chad Luberger and Doug Mancheski. (Who can name the show or the year of this classic Chad/Doug shot?) 

Hint: 🧈 🏆

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Thanks y’all! Doug and I are having a blast!

Great show!

😻

2015!

When Butter Churns To Gold

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Happy Pumpkin Patch weekend from the Gould Theater! 🎃

"Naked Radio" is sold out for Friday and Saturday. Shows are selling out more and more quickly--make sure you reserve your tickets in advance! 🎫 The show closes November 6.
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Happy Pumpkin Patch weekend from the Gould Theater! 🎃

Naked Radio is sold out for Friday and Saturday. Shows are selling out more and more quickly--make sure you reserve your tickets in advance! 🎫 The show closes November 6.
3 weeks ago
Northern Sky Theater

Hey, folks: it's another edition of Molly's Middletown Meetup! Tonight, get the inside scoop on Myrna Bradford.

Or, to be more precise, "Myrna Bradford from over by the lake."
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Great show lastnight. We were all blown away with how you all can remember all your lines and perform musically along with as well. Really great performance and writing. 👍👍

Molly we came Monday and Tuesday again amazed at all of your performances! Still laughed at it all!

These are so funny, you are so talented. Play was hilarious!!

Rehearsal, 1997. Can anyone name all these folks, or guess what show they might have been rehearsing for? #tbt #throwbackthursday ... See MoreSee Less

Rehearsal, 1997. Can anyone name all these folks, or guess what show they might have been rehearsing for? #tbt #throwbackthursday

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Good job, everyone! From left to right, that's Karen Mal, Suzanne Graff, Chris Irwin, Fred Alley, and Doc Heide. Not sure whether they were rehearsing Lumberjacks in Love, Northern Lights, or Tongue 'n Cheek--but it's one of those!

It must have been “tongue and cheek”. I don’t think Fred played harmonica in the other two shows.

Fred and Doc for sure

Lumberjacks in love?

Northern light? Lauren Ann, Hannah Fred doc and I’m not sure of the bass player

And Chris and Karen.

Chris Irwin, Suzanne Graff?

Fred?

The Possum Trot?

Shannon!

Goodnight Irene?

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Found backstage at "Naked Radio": this mysterious tally sheet. No one will tell us what they're counting! But Chase seems to be in the lead. 🧮 ... See MoreSee Less

Found backstage at Naked Radio: this mysterious tally sheet. No one will tell us what theyre counting! But Chase seems to be in the lead. 🧮

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Well, now we really need to know! Such a great show! 😊

I think it keeps track of who brings treats! C’mon Shawn, pick up the slack!

C'mon Alissa, you can do it! 😉

Is Alissa really behind or abstaining out of principle?

Flubs on stage?? Missed cues??

My guess would be making each other laugh. We went the other night and there seemed to be a little improv going on

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3 weeks ago
Northern Sky Theater

It’s Molly’s Middletown Meetup, the twice-weekly live chat where Molly introduces you to the myriad of characters she plays in “Naked Radio.” Today, she tells us all about Bob! ... See MoreSee Less

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Great show!!!

Announcement! Jeff and Katie will have not one, but TWO special guests with them when they host their first-ever *in-person* Jeff & Katie Show on October 16: Molly Rhode (actor, bass player, and Northern Sky associate artistic director) and James Kaplan (pianist, as well as composer of shows including Guys on Ice and Lumberjacks in Love).

And don’t forget, after the show we’ll have cider, a bonfire, and a tasting of cookies from the Jeff, Katie, and Dave bake-off! 🍎 🔥 🍪

🎫 🔗 👇 !
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Announcement! Jeff and Katie will have not one, but TWO special guests with them when they host their first-ever *in-person* Jeff & Katie Show on October 16: Molly Rhode (actor, bass player, and Northern Sky associate artistic director) and James Kaplan (pianist, as well as composer of shows including Guys on Ice and Lumberjacks in Love). 

And don’t forget, after the show we’ll have cider, a bonfire, and a tasting of cookies from the Jeff, Katie, and Dave bake-off! 🍎 🔥 🍪 

🎫 🔗 👇 !

Exclusive Offer for Northern Sky patrons! Get 25%* off “Dad’s Season Tickets” at @MilwRep using code SKY. Don’t miss Matt Zembrowski’s quintessential Wisconsin musical comedy about a family of green and gold fanatics! (*Expires 10/22. Restrictions apply.) Performances Oct. 29 – Jan. 2 >> www.milwaukeerep.com/shows/show/dads-season-tickets/ ... See MoreSee Less

Exclusive Offer for Northern Sky patrons! Get 25%* off “Dad’s Season Tickets” at @MilwRep using code SKY. Don’t miss Matt Zembrowski’s quintessential Wisconsin musical comedy about a family of green and gold fanatics! (*Expires 10/22. Restrictions apply.) Performances Oct. 29 – Jan. 2 >> https://www.milwaukeerep.com/shows/show/dads-season-tickets/

Remember the Northern Sky fire ring auction item in our Raise the Curtain Marketplace? Mike and Marsha Eischen won that item, plus a christening bonfire performance by Doc Heide! This was an awesome night out with many beloved fans. Thank you, Eischens! 🔥🔥🔥

We now have a matching fire ring installed at the Gould Theater, and we're enjoying fires with the Naked Radio audiences before the show and during intermission. 😀
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Remember the Northern Sky fire ring auction item in our Raise the Curtain Marketplace? Mike and Marsha Eischen won that item, plus a christening bonfire performance by Doc Heide! This was an awesome night out with many beloved fans. Thank you, Eischens! 🔥🔥🔥

We now have a matching fire ring installed at the Gould Theater, and were enjoying fires with the Naked Radio audiences before the show and during intermission. 😀

Happy October! When you come see "Naked Radio" at the Gould Theater this fall, you'll be able to warm up around a fire at our gorgeous new fire ring. We have fires before the show and at intermission! 🔥 ... See MoreSee Less

Happy October! When you come see Naked Radio at the Gould Theater this fall, youll be able to warm up around a fire at our gorgeous new fire ring. We have fires before the show and at intermission! 🔥

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Ugh I miss y’all already. I gotta get up there and see this show

i saw it 3 times when it first came out

See you next Tuesday!!❤️

Way to party!

Cant wait! Thanks.

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4 weeks ago
Northern Sky Theater

It's the second installment of...drumroll, please...Molly's Middletown Meetup!

Molly is LIVE now, ready to introduce you to Agnes Blankenship. From the county, of course!
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Molly is adorable! This is just so neat!

…..so very talented ❤️

It’s #throwbackthursday ! Who can name the show, the year, the writers, or the cast members? ... See MoreSee Less

It’s #throwbackthursday ! Who can name the show, the year, the writers, or the cast members?

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I believe my sister and I were in that one.... The Passage?

Someone in that group is singing "Pull the Chain", aren't they?

I believe we are singing, “Balls of Yarn.” My favorite choral moment in the show.

Me too! One of my faves for sure. Pull the Chain!!!! and the song with the women about communicating in spite of the language barriers. Gives me goosebumps. (Not at home, can’t check the song title.) So wish Fred had stuck around to write part two 😔

Photo is only missing Alex Sowinski and Rachel Sowinski and the cast from the Passage would be complete!

Some of my favorite people on the planet in this photo. 😘❤ And now "Pull the Chain" is stuck in my head! 😅

Me! Me! But I want to give someone else a chance 😎

Passages

Passages

Suzette Nelson

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Did you know we sell Twinkies after every "Naked Radio" show?

Why, you might ask? Well, you'd have to see the show.

To whet your appetite, why don't you let us know: how do YOU eat a Twinkie?
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Did you know we sell Twinkies after every Naked Radio show?

Why, you might ask? Well, youd have to see the show. 

To whet your appetite, why dont you let us know: how do YOU eat a Twinkie?

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Saw show first week in theater. Didn't know you sold these 🙁