Workshops & Seminars

Photo of volunteers at strikeTheatre in the Round offers free workshops and seminars with veteran designers, guest artists, and others as part of its mission to develop the theatre arts in the community.

Upcoming events will be offered in lighting, costumes, props, sets, and more. Details on these events will be posted as they become available.

For more information, call 612-333-2919 ext. 102 or email



Saturday, April 28, 2018

1:00 – 4:30 pm

We declare a Prop Throw Down! Do you love making props just for the fun of it? Sign up for TRP’s Prop Throw Down Challenge! Participants will be assigned a prop when they arrive and have 3 hours to build it. Maximum of 9 participants, so sign up quickly! CLICK HERE to register.

Not interested in building but still want to participate? Come at 4:00 to look at the finished props and then vote for your favorite. No need to register to come and watch.

At 4:30 the winner will receive bragging rights!



Click on the logo at left for podcasts of:


A Stage Manager’s Calling on March 3, 2018

Color Theory on November 18, 2017

Props to the Prop Designer (part two!) on October 28, 2017

Props to the Prop Designer on September 30, 2017

Designing Sets for the Round Discussion on June 17, 2017

Lighting in the Round Panel Discussion on May 13, 2017

A Stage Manager’s Calling on January 28, 2017

An interview with artistic director/lighting designer Daniel Ellis

Auditioning Panel Discussion on September 26, 2016

Intro to Prop Design on June 18, 2016

Scenic Design and Direction Panel Discussion on May 9, 2016