September 23, 2023

Mission & Vision

Lamplighter Community Theatre’s artistic mission is to promote a better understanding of theatre arts through productions and workshops.

We Value:

  • presenting quality, innovative, & entertaining theater experiences in our community and surrounding areas.
  • accessibility to theater arts for all of the diverse segments of our area communities.
  • enriching the lives of the people in our community through theatrical experiences.

Lamplighter Community Theatre is located in the heart of Minnesota harboring an entertainment treasure where performing arts share center stage with education. We strive to make our community and surrounding area richer in the arts.

Products and Services:
Our work is carried out through multi-faceted programming that educates, entertains, and responds to community needs.

Live theater performances: providing entertainment that fosters an appreciation for the arts

Children’s theater programs: providing experiences that inspire children to make theater an active part of their lives

Skill Development: building technical and performance skills through mentoring, workshops, trainings, & productions: providing individuals theatrical experiences to create and express their art

Outreach Programs: encouraging collaborations with various organizations that are innovative, effective and mutually beneficial, reaching underserved populations

Our service area is Central Minnesota, including primarily Todd, Wadena, Cass, Morrison, and Crow Wing counties.  Our constituency includes a broad spectrum of members of our surrounding communities.  

  • Our key stakeholders are our strongest assets for developing our work. They include our local business community, collaborative partners, the education sector, churches, our city council, and our civic organizations, as well as other theater communities.