Mississippi Bend Players will be on hiatus during the 2022 season. Follow the department for opportunities to see great theatre on the Brunner mainstage and in the Honkamp Blackbox all next year. 



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The Brunner Theatre Center >>

The Brunner Theatre Center is home to the Mississippi Bend Players and the Augustana College Theatre Department.  It houses the Brunner Main Stage Theatre, the Honkamp Black Box Theater, the Anderson Pavilion Stage, as well as a scene shop, costume shop, dressing rooms, conference room and theatre library. 

Take Your Seat! >>

Arts enthusiasts, members of the community and alumni are invited to "take your seat" with a personalized nameplate..

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.

Past productions include drama, comedy, new works >>

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

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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Mississippi Bend Players receives funding through ticket sales and donations.

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