News From The Matthews

Another Day at Work

To celebrate our 2021 Writing Contest that is currently underway, we are FINALLY releasing audio performances of last year’s winners! FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR CURRENT WRITING CONTEST. SUBMISSIONS DUE JUNE 30. Other-worldly characters, fights with robots, and a lot of sass. Enjoy this sci-fi short story…

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September Events at the Matthews

COMING UP AT THE MATTHEWS Happy September! The cooler weather is already starting to set in! Are you ready for Fall? We are! We are starting the new month with our Bellman Brown Bag Series featuring the winning works of our 2021 Writing Contest.  After that, it’s time for an…

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Theater Running in Place: “The Boor”

What happened to our Theater Running in Place production that was canceled in 2020? We turned it into an audio series! To celebrate the upcoming 10th Anniversary of Theater on the Run, we are releasing the audio performances throughout the week of August 8 – 14. We hope you…

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Theater Running in Place: “Smoke Scenes”

What happened to our Theater Running in Place production that was canceled in 2020? We turned it into an audio series! To celebrate the upcoming 10th Anniversary of Theater on the Run, we are releasing the audio performances throughout the week of August 8 – 14. We hope you…

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Theater Running in Place: “Calling Dr. Phil”

What happened to our Theater Running in Place production that was canceled in 2020? We turned it into an audio series! To celebrate the upcoming 10th Anniversary of Theater on the Run, we are releasing the audio performances throughout the week of August 8 – 14. We hope you…

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“Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” to open at the Matthews

The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center in Spearfish, SD is excited to announce the production of “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” an original adaptation of the Lewis Carroll classic by local author Joanna Mechaley. Performances start July 12 and continue every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday at 7:30 pm though the month…

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July Events at the Matthews

COMING UP AT THE MATTHEWS Wow! July is a BIG month at the Matthews Opera House! We have several craft days coming up and our Summer Art BINGO Challenge is still going on through the end of July!For those wanting to get back on stage, auditions for our 10th…

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The Remnant by Joanna Mechaley

To celebrate our 2021 Writing Contest that is currently underway, we are FINALLY releasing audio performances of last year’s winners! FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR CURRENT WRITING CONTEST. SUBMISSIONS DUE JUNE 30. FIRST PLACE WINNER OF 2020 SHORT STORY CONTEST! When an angelic visitor gives average-joe Harley…

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The Outlaws of the West by Owen Guy

To celebrate our 2021 Writing Contest that is currently underway, we are FINALLY releasing audio performances of last year’s winners! FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR CURRENT WRITING CONTEST. SUBMISSIONS DUE JUNE 30. A quiet western town suddenly finds itself overwhelmed with famous outlaws in this short story…

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Punchline by Scott Simpson

To celebrate our 2021 Writing Contest that is currently underway, we are FINALLY releasing audio performances of last year’s winners! FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR CURRENT WRITING CONTEST. SUBMISSIONS DUE JUNE 30. An unexpected mishap with a dragonfly sets in motion an existential contemplation of the significance…

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Curtains Open on Children’s Theatre at the Matthews

Live theater is finally returning to the Matthews Opera House & Arts Center with the upcoming children’s theatre production performed by the Froelich Young Actors Guild.  Purchase tickets HERE Actors ages 2nd – 6th grade will be performing Once Upon A…

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