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Spotlight Showcase 2020

June 8 - 9

State Theatre

Spotlight students strike a pose pointing off stage

Friends of Spotlight Tickets – with no ticket fees! Each ticket price provides increasing levels of support for Spotlight. Each price below is inclusive of the $18 ticket price.

  • $25 – This ticket includes a $7 donation to help support the production of Spotlight Showcase.
  • $40 – This ticket includes a $22 donation that supports our Spotlight evaluators work to provide critical feedback for participating high school productions.
  • $65 – This ticket includes a $47 donation which pays the way for a student to participate in Spotlight throughout the year.
  • $100 – This ticket includes a $82 donation that helps sponsor a school to participate in Spotlight Education.


Please note that the Friends of Spotlight tickets are only available online and cannot be purchased at the box office.


Don’t miss this spectacular evening of live performance as some of the best high school musical theater students in Minnesota take center stage.

As the flagship education program of Hennepin Theatre Trust, Spotlight Education engages Minnesota high school students in the performing arts. Lifelong learning, leadership and community are the core values of Spotlight Education and the talented students who participate in the year-long program.

Spotlight Showcase, the culmination of the year’s journey, invites all participating high schools to step into the limelight and perform before live audiences at the historic State Theatre – a not-to-miss experience!

Tickets are $18 for this event.

School groups of 10 or more, please call 612-373-6556.

Learn more about Spotlight Education.

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