Mississippi Bend Players

Mississippi Bend Players

Due to COVID-19, Mississippi Bend Players' 2020 summer season will not go on as scheduled. We hope to provide some alternative entertainment later this summer, so please watch for details.

Thank you for your understanding and loyal support.

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The Mississippi Bend Players stand in solidarity with those protesting racism and injustice. We affirm the human dignity of all people, and we aspire to create theatre productions that are engaging and inclusive, rigorous and enjoyable, transformative and reflective.

Zombie Prom

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The Mississippi Bend Players entertain, challenge and inspire audiences each summer. As a regional theatre, we also want to support and train the next generation of thespians. We invite you to not only see our performances, but also to join us as employees, interns and volunteers.

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The Brunner Theatre Center >>

The Brunner Theatre Center houses a main stage and a black box theatre, a scene shop, costume shop, dressing rooms, conference room and theatre library. An outdoor pavilion opened in 2019.

Theatre camp for children >>

The Mississippi Bend Players annual theatre camp for children has been canceled for 2020.

Kim and Donna Brunner

Kim and Donna Brunner >>

Kim Brunner '71 and Donna Huber Brunner provided the lead and naming gift of $1 million for Augustana's new theatre center, which opened for its first season in 2017.

Productions include music, drama, comedy >>

The Mississippi Bend Players' goal of producing proven works and original material has brought audiences everything from zombies to classic drama.


Mississippi Bend Players receives funding through ticket sales and donations. To give to MBP, click the link below, select "Other" for gift designation and type in "Mississippi Bend Players."

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