Welcome to The Loft Stage

The Loft Stage at East Ridge, a 938 seat state of the art facility, is home to East Ridge High School Band, Orchestra, Choir and Theater as well as the primary venue for Woodbury Community Theater, East Metro Symphony Orchestra and many of our community's best fine arts events. If you have not yet visited the Loft, check out An Evening with Shakespeare, coming this February to The Loft Stage!
MAY 6TH - 8TH Still Life with Iris

The Loft Stage proudly presents Still Life with Iris, a story full of fantasy, love, intrigue, humor, and adventure. Join Iris and her friends in their search to find the little girl who lost a button to her coat only to discover that the owner of the button and the coat is Iris herself.

Jan 12th


Alumni Cabaret was a Night to Remember

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On December 20th, alumni took over the Black Box theater for an evening of songs, acting and laughter. After spending the day rehearsing and reminiscing, Kajsa Jones, Jack Lambert, Joe Johnson, Ben Gotz,  Julia Reimann, Katherine Spicuzza and Alex Berger toasted their alma mater in an unforgettable evening. Thanks to our alumni and the many audience mIMG_1411embers who were able to attend. See you next year!

Dec 11th


MN Thespian Conference News

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The MN Thespian conference on February 15 and 16, 2015 is now open for registration. Click on the following links and attachments for more information. Registration is due by January 15th but students who register early will have more workshop options.

Website and Registration

Conference Info Packet 12102014


Dec 11th


Samantha Wynn’s “Broadway Dreams” Lead to the NYC Stage

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Samantha Headshot IIERHS Junior Samantha Wynn has been selected to perform in the Broadway Dreams Foundation’s “Take It to the Limit” Showcase at the Diamond Horseshoe on Monday, November 24, 2014. For more information about this exciting event, read more.

Dec 3rd


Congratulations Into the Woods on 29 SpotLight Awards!

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Hennepin Theatre Trust has awarded twenty-nine Spotlight awards to East Ridge High School’s production of Into the Woods, performed on The Loft Stage in November. Congratulations to all of the cast, crew and orchestra without whom this accomplishment would not have been possible.

Overall Production

Outstanding Overall Production

Overall Performance

Outstanding Overall Performance

Outstanding Performance by a Student Orchestra

Outstanding Performance by a Chorus

Outstanding Vocal Performance by a Chorus

Individual Awards

Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role

Brendan Finn as The Baker

Anna Reimann as Cinderella

Quintin Walker as Jack

Samantha Wynn as Little Red Riding Hood

Honorable Mention Performance in a Leading Role

Abby Winston as The Baker’s Wife

Maggie Eckberg as The Witch

Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role

Erin Foy as Jack’s Mother

Garrett Hildebrandt as Cinderella’s Prince

Honorable Mention Performance in a Supporting Role

Christina Ippoliti as Rapunzel

Brenna Masgai as The Narrator

Caroline Kieffer as Florinda

Tegan Jones as Lucinda

Clara Grismer as Stepmother

Jeric Basilio as Wolf #1

Carl Erikstrup as Mysterious Man

Mark May as Rapunzel’s Prince

Thomas Sullivan as The Steward

Honorable Mention Performance in a Featured Role

Kaylee Cates as Granny

Cali Yee as Snow White

Lydia Nelson as The Giant/Elsa

Behind-the-Scenes Awards

Outstanding Achievement in Sound

Alec McCoy

Kira Bauman

Rose Larson

Alyssa Thome

Outstanding Achievement in Stage Artistry

Sophie Pfluger

Outstanding Achievement in Set Construction

Noah Webb

Colleen Jensen

Sarah Kostick

Sophie Pfluger

Carter Clark

Honorable Mention Achievement in Choreography

Anna Reimann

Nov 9th


Follow us… Into the Woods

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Nov 6th


Woodbury Bulletin Highlights Miller Brothers

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110514.N.WB_.IntoTheWoods1WEBThe Woodbury Bulletin featured Shane, Dante and Michael Miller in its article about The Loft Stage’s upcoming production of Into the Woods. The Miller Brothers are a great musical team as DAnte plays in the pit band, Shane runs our lighting crew and Michael plays one of the Three Little Pigs.

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