Videos & Podcasts


AMATEUR: The Story of Theatre in the Round Players

Filled with interviews, behind-the-scenes insights into our iconic stage, and engaging perspectives from the people who helped build and today continue the theatre that’s been at the hub of one of the nation’s most thriving theatre communities since 1952.  (1 hour, 9 minutes)

TRP: For The Love Of It

Artists look back at their work in creating the shows that make up the history of the longest-running show in Minneapolis.  (16 minutes)

Access to Democracy highlights TRP’s 71th season

Managing Director, Larisa Netterlund and director Kari Steinbach preview TRP’s 2022-2023 Season and the production Doubt in an interview on the long-running and popular cable TV series Access to Democracy  (now of real historical interest after half that season was cancelled).  (29 minutes)


TRP: A Minnesota Original by TPT

A sharply-done profile of Theatre in the Round produced by Twin Cities Public Television.  (8 minutes)

A new look with custom murals

Produced for the successful Kickstarter fundraising campaign of 2017. Actor Jim Cunningham introduces the theatre and the project to transform its building with the unique 3D murals of international artist John Pugh.  (4-1/2 minutes)

A Plague of Angels

Created as a special promotion for TRP’s production of A Plague of Angels, the story of Typhoid Mary, presented as part of the 57th Season in 2008. (3 minutes)

Ghost Light

John Gaspard, who’s directed seven shows here, produced and directed Ghost Light, an independent movie about the adventures of a company performing The Importance of Being Earnest in the arena. Complete with requisite theatre ghost. The feature film was shot almost entirely in our building, including areas the public never sees, and you may recognize a number of faces in the cast from previous TRP productions. When prompted, enter the password “Ghost Light”. (1 hour, 36 minutes)


Click on the headphones icon above for podcasts of:

Leading a Volunteer Tech Crew on December 7, 2019

Directors’ Panel: Miriam Monasch & Dan Foss on October 19, 2019

The Mechanics of Stage Managing on January 12, 2019

Directors’ Panel: Kari Steinbach & Seth Kaltwasser on November 17, 2018

Directors’ Panel: Mary Cutler & Brian Joyce on October 13, 2018

Intro to Scenic Design on May 12, 2018

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

Lighting in the Round Panel Discussion on May 13, 2017

Auditioning Panel Discussion on September 26, 2016

Scenic Design and Direction Panel Discussion on May 9, 2016


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