2024 Page to Stage

Finding J Mitchell (staged reading) 

A Comedy Mystery by Minnesota playwright Kiernon James (Staged Reading)

Rated PG for subject matter. No foul language, nudity or gore.
Seating is limited.

Readings are: Saturday, April 27 at 2pm and Monday, April 29 at 7pm
Black Box Theater at East Ridge High School

April 27 & 29, 2024

The Black Box Theater (door 7) at East Ridge High School – 4200 Pioneer Drive, Woodbury, MN 55125

Free with suggested $10 donation.

Layton: The Legend of Ambrosia

A “World-Premier”  written by Thomas D. Nelson 

“Operas, riddles and the rumors of eternal life drap Professor Layton into an enjoyable fantastical adventure involving the lost kingdom of Ambrosia.”

June 7-9, 2024 (7:30 p.m.) at Merrill Arts Center, 380 Rivertown Drive, Suite 200, Woodbury

A Big Blue Theatre production

Contains fog, mild flashing lights

One Act Festival

July 26-28, 2024 (7:30 p.m.) at Merrill Arts Center, 380 Rivertown Drive, Suite 200, Woodbury

Boxed In 

A new play by Thomas D. Nelson and Ray Huntley

“A group of factory workers find themselves trapped inside during a snowstorm. An accidental death leads to chaos as greed, betrayal, and lunacy run rampant in this absurdist comedy.”

Moving Pictures

A new play by Thomas D. Nelson

“Silas is unhappy. As a year goes by, life continues to eat away at him until his action slead to irreparable consequenses.”



*Pricing does not include fees, which are paid by patron at time of purchase. (Special events & concerts may have different pricing)

  • Adults – $24
  • Seniors (60+) – $18
  • 30 and under – $18
  • Child (3-12)- $5
  • Lap seating for small children- Free

How To Purchase:

Group Pricing:

Purchase a total of 8 or more tickets for one performance and receive a 20% discount. Use code GROUP8 at checkout.  

Gifting Tickets:

If you are interested in giving specific show tickets as a gift,  Email “Barbe @ Merrill Arts Center dot org”

Online Ticketing Hours Before a Show

NOTE: The online ticket sales are always available.  For most shows tickets are STILL AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR unless it says “sold out” online.  Loft Stage performances rarely sell out due to the large number of seats, so you can come one hour in advance of the show and purchase your tickets at the door. Black Box shows do often sell out however, so do get your tickets well in advance!