• Apr: “Rumors”


  • Jul: “The Wizard of Oz”
  • Apr: “The Odd Couple”


  • Apr: “The Glass Menagerie”
  • Mar: “Murder at the Irish-German Wedding: Till Death Do Us Part!”
  • Feb: “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” (Valentine’s Day Dinner Theater)


  • Dec: “A Christmas Carol” (Radio Drama)
  • Nov:  “Harvey”
  • Oct: “The Haunted School”
  • Oct: “Creepers Radio Plays for Kids”
  • Aug: “Charlie & the Chocolate Factory”
  • Aug: “Our Own Wizard of Oz”
  • Jul: “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang”
  • May: “Who Killed Mozart?”
  • May: “Who Killed Elvis?” (with Red Rock Center for the Arts, Fairmont)
  • Mar: “Willy Wonka” (with St Mary’s High School, Sleepy Eye)
  • Feb: “A Gershwin Valentine” (Valentine’s Day Weekend Dinner Theater)


  • Nov: “Gnome Made Workshops”
  • Nov: “A Christmas Story” (holiday radio play)
  • Nov: “The Gnome’s Home” (two workshop performances, Off Broadway Studio)
  • Oct: “Hermann the German: The Scandal that Rocked New Ulm!” (original play from the Minneapolis Fringe Festival)
  • Oct: “Rumpelstiltskin” (Fairmont Children’s Theatre Workshop, Red Rock Arts Center)
  • Sep/Oct: “Arsenic and Old Lace” (Off Broadway Studio)
  • Aug: “Our Own Peter Pan” (Nicollet Theatre)
  • Aug: “Our Own Treasure Island” (New Ulm Community Center)
  • Jul: “Fiddler on the Roof” (summer musical)
  • Jul: NUACT signs long-term lease on State Street Theater Building
  • Jun: Blue padded seats installed in center section
  • May: “Shakespeare in the Park/Parking Ramp” (with Mosaic Theatre Co.)
  • Apr: “Murder at the 1929 Speakeasy” (Fairmont Dinner Theatre)
  • Apr: “Murder at Tax Time” (Nicollet Dinner Theatre)
  • Apr: “A Director’s Workshop” (for regional directors)
  • Feb/Mar: “Murder at Bockfest!” (Grand Kabaret)
  • Feb: “A Valentine for New Ulm” (Holiday Inn)
  • Jan: Adult acting classes begin (through May)


  • Dec: “A Seussified Christmas Carol” (Martin Luther College)
  • Dec: “Who Kidnapped Santa Claus?” (Rotary Club, New Ulm Country Club)
  • Nov: “Elves and the Shoemaker” (Christkindlemarkt)
  • Nov: “Who Murdered Santa Claus?” (Loose Moose, Mankato)
  • Nov: “Who Stole My Schnitzel?” (Turner Hall)
  • Oct: “Hansel & Gretel” (Fairmont)
  • Oct: “Rumpelstiltskin” (Oktoberfest)
  • Aug: “Our Own Peter Pan” (Community Center)
  • Jul: “South Pacific” (Community Auditorium)
  • Jun: “The Front Page” (Martin Luther College Auditorium)
  • Apr: “Murder: It’s All About the Cons” (Fairmont)
  • Apr: “Required Rhyming” Educational Program (District 88 Board Room)
  • Feb: “I Do! I Do!” Dinner Theatre Musical (Holiday Inn)
  • Jan: Senior Improv Class, “Goldilocks & the Three Bears” (Community Center)


  • Dec: “Miracle on 34th Street” (Radio play at Martin Luther College and Fairmont, Minn.)
  • Dec: “Murder at the Spoke Wheel” (Rotary Club, Turner Hall)
  • Nov: “Hot Rods & Poodle Skirts” (1950s review at Community Center, with VINE)
  • Nov: “You Can’t Take it With You” (with Sleepy Eye High School)
  • Nov: “The History of Beer, Part I” (Turner Hall)
  • Oct: “Hansel & Gretel” (Children’s Theatre for German Heritage Day, New Ulm Mall)
  • Oct: “Chimney Sweep Parade” (Oktoberfest on Minnesota Street)
  • Sep: “Murder at the Roller Derby” (District 88 Auditorium)
  • Aug: “Dogs in the Hot Moon or Behind the Barricades” (District 88 Auditorium)
  • Aug: Five plays, Summer Camp Workshop performances (Oakwood Methodist Church)
  • Jul: Bavarian Blast Parade
  • Jun: “Murder at FAST*FEST” (Lakeville, Minn.)
  • May: “A Commemoration of the Life of Bobbi McCrea” (Wanda Gag House)
  • May: “Murder Overdue!” (New Ulm Public Library)
  • Feb: “Murder at the Italian Wedding” (Bock Fest, Grand Kabaret)
  • Jan: Directing Symposium (several weeks)


  • Dec: “It’s a Wonderful Life” (Martin Luther College Auditorium and Red Cloud, Nebraska Opera House)
  • Oct: “Once Upon a Mattress” (New Ulm Community Center)
  • Jun: “Who Killed Herman the German?” (Murder Mystery, Grand Kabaret)
  • Jun: “Minnesota N ‘Ice” (Community Center)


  • Jan: “Murder & Mayhem at the Grand Kabaret” (Grand Kabaret)


  • Dec: “Farndale…Christmas Carol” (Community Center)


  • Nov: “Cinderella” (Turner Hall)


  • Nov: “NunCrackers” (Community Center)
  • Sep 7: NUACT is granted not-for-profit status as a 501(c)3 organization
  • Jul: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” (Holiday Inn)


  • Sep: “Nunsense II” (Community Center)
  • Jul: “Children of Eden” (Holy Trinity Middle School Auditorium)


  • Jul: “Hermannstraum” (Historical Pageant)
  • Jul: “Into the Woods” (Holy Trinity Middle School Auditorium)


  • Dec: “A Jane Austin Birthday Party Performance” (Grand Kabaret)
  • Feb: “Love Letters” (Holiday Inn)
  • Jun: “Pinocchio” (Community Center)
  • Jun 21: Annual Meeting (Jodi Anderson, Robert Docherty, Allie Fleischmann, Bobbi McCrea, Ray McClellan, Vicki Quiring, Judy Sellner, and Mark Wood elected to the Board of Directors of the New Ulm Actor’s Community Theatre)


  • Dec: “Holiday Memories” (New Ulm Middle School Little Theatre)
  • Sep: “Pump Boys & Dinettes” ( Community Center)
  • Feb 13: Pioneer Players, Inc. renamed and reincorporated as the New Ulm Actor’s Community Theater by board members Allie Fleischmann, Craig Golden, Sherri Golden, Isla Hoffman, Bobbi McCrea, Judy Sellner, Mark Wood


  • Dec 16: New Ulm Performing Arts Board meeting at the home of Craig & Sherri Golden: Mike Stark, Allie Fleischman, Craig Golden, Sheri Golden and Judy Sellner (absent: Isla Hoffman, Bobbi McCrea, Mark Woods)
  • Oct 28: First public meeting of the New Ulm Performing Arts Group (New Ulm Public Library)


  • Feb 22: Pioneer Players, Inc. formed in New Ulm by Myron Ackerson, John Becker, June Benson, Ronald Eyrich, Pennell Somsen