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July 14, 2014
Medora Musical attendance up in 2014
MEDORA — The Medora Musical saw a 14 percent attendance increase the week of July 1-7 and ticket sales are up 5 percent for the year, the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation announced Monday. About 8,700 people attended the show during the holiday travel week. The foundation...
July 14, 2014 - 10:42pm
May 5, 2014
Medora Musical hosts return for another season
Last year’s Medora Musical hosts are returning for a second consecutive year. Former Bismarck mayor Bill Sorensen and seasoned singer Emily Walter say they are looking forward to getting back to Medora’s 2,900-seat Burning Hills Amphitheatre for another season of performances....
May 5, 2014 - 5:00pm
March 22, 2014
Hazen native begins career with Medora Musical
Some people were born to teach. Others were born to be doctors. Delanie Wiedrich said she was born to be a performer. “It’s who I am,” she said. “I’m a performer by nature and it will always be a part of me.” The 17-year-old from Hazen will start her professional...
March 22, 2014 - 9:20pm
Born to be stars: ‘Triple-threat’ Fichter joins Burning Hills Singers
Damon Fichter of Dickinson will literally be kicking up his heels when he sings and dances on the Burning Hills Amphitheatre stage this summer. The...
March 22, 2014 - 9:15pm
March 20, 2014
Wiedrich, Fichter chosen to sing in Medora Musical
The Medora Musical has chosen its cast for this year’s season, and two locals have made the cut. Damon Fichter of Dickinson and Delanie Wiedrich of Hazen will join the Burning Hills Singers for the first time this year, according to a press release. Both were selected after auditions...
March 20, 2014 - 11:36pm
January 9, 2014
Auditions set for 2014 Medora Musical
Four auditions have been scheduled to find the performers for the 50th year of the Medora Musical. The auditions will be held in Memphis on Feb. 7-11; in Minneapolis on Feb. 11; in Bismarck on Feb. 15; and in Fargo on Feb. 16. The Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation is seeking...
January 9, 2014 - 2:04pm
August 13, 2013
Medora Musical sees increase in attendance numbers
MEDORA -- The Medora Musical has seen a 10 percent increase in attendance from 2012, the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation announced Tuesday. By the end of July, more than two-thirds of the way through the season, more than 66,000 visitors had attended the show. "This is exceptional...
August 13, 2013 - 5:08pm
June 22, 2013
Former Bismarck mayor and longtime performer co-hosts Medora Musical with Queen of the West Emily Walter
MEDORA - Each night, about 20 minutes before the Medora Musical begins, Bill Sorenson invites all the children under 12 in attendance to come...
June 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 14, 2013
Medora Musical cast, band members named
The cast and band members for the 2013 "Medora Musical" season have been announced, according to a release from the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation. The 12 singers and dancers slated for the production hail from nine states and include Mark Baily Capalbo (New York City), Dan...
May 14, 2013 - 12:00am
May 13, 2013
Cast for 2013 Medora Musical announced
The cast and band members for the 2013 "Medora Musical" season have been announced, according to a release Monday from the Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation. The 12 singers and dancers slated for the production hail from nine states and include Mark Baily Capalbo (New York City),...
May 13, 2013 - 1:19pm
July 8, 2011
Missing girl found, teen disappeared from Medora musical 'just took off,' deputy says
MEDORA -- A 13-year-old Colorado girl who went missing during the Medora Musical Wednesday night, prompting authorities to issue a statewide notice, was found unharmed walking along a road east of Medora on Thursday morning. Samantha Jo Elliott, who had been attending the musical...
July 8, 2011 - 12:00am
January 23, 2011
Medora Musical holds auditions for 2011 season
GRAND FORKS -- He may not be a professional horse rider, and he's more of a violist than a fiddler, but Frank Matejcek thinks he's got what it...
January 23, 2011 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
Fireworks incident investigated
In the wake of a pyrotechnic accident at the Medora Musical Aug.
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 31, 2009
Musical worker burned during show
A Medora Musical worker is recovering after receiving first and second degree burns to her face, neck, arm and torso during last Thursday's performance. Kathy Yu, 22, of Taiwan, underwent a skin graft Sunday and was still recovering Monday at St.
August 31, 2009 - 12:00am