2018 NATIONAL TOUR
By ERNEST THOMPSON
On Golden Pond is an American treasure. Many of us are familiar with the story through the Academy Award-winning film with Henry and Jane Fonda and Katharine Hepburn. Others have attended one of the literally thousands of productions this extraordinary play has received over the years. Something deep and profound resonates through the events that unfold in this American masterpiece brilliantly penned by Ernest Thompson.
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Telling the great stories of our world to enlighten, develop, and celebrate the human spirit in an ever-expanding community.
2017 EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH TOUR
By JAY KETTERING
It’s the summer of 1919, and Alice Greenough, a teenage spitfire raised near Red Lodge, Montana, is on her way to her first rodeo competition in Forsyth. Her dad always kids that “she has more nerve than brains.” Maybe that’s because her idea of fun is riding buckin’ broncs named Whirlwind, Lightning, and Bone Crusher. But before she even reaches her destination, this ride on the rails opens her mind to a bigger world than she ever imagined.
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Told in under 55 minutes, this comedy rolls across the Big Sky state via steam locomotive, following teenage cowgirl Alice Greenough as she encounters a who’s-who list of famous Montanans. Alice will need that ‘iron will’ she’s known for, because this train ride will prove every bit as exciting and challenging as sticking to the 1,200 pounds of buckin’, snortin’, and kickin’ muscle that’s waiting to greet her at her first rodeo competition!
MONTANA REPERTORY THEATRE
Touring Great Theatre for 50 Years
Now one of the most dynamic and respected touring companies in the country, Montana Repertory Theatre was established as a professional touring company in 1967, providing professional theatre to our own and neighboring Western states at an affordable cost.
Our mission is to tell the great stories of our world to enlighten, develop, and celebrate the human spirit in an ever-expanding community.