Season 10 Announcement

It’s here! We’re excited to announce our milestone 10th producing season of redemptive live theatre. Check out our line-up of shows and learn about some new things coming your way in Season 10…


FOSHAY! the Musical

July 21 – 30

During the Roaring Twenties, Wilbur Burton Foshay was an ambitious and successful businessman. He opened the Foshay Tower in Minneapolis and was on his way to becoming one of the richest people in the world. Fate, however, and the Great Depression had other plans for him. This world premiere new musical is the true story of a man who, by losing everything, finds himself.

WIN the Tower!

Every ticket purchased by May 31st will enter you into a drawing for a rare, collectible Foshay Tower lamp!

Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka
Youth Musical

August 17 – 27

The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film starring Gene Wilder and new songs by Leslie Bricusse (Jekyll & Hyde, Doctor Dolittle) and Anthony Newley, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka is a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone’s sweet tooth.

Like many a church, Open Window is a refuge from the world (and standard entertainment), while not abandoning discussions of the hard issues that get dealt with in the world…

Matthew Everett, Single White Fringe Geek

Donate Now

Nearly 40% of our annual revenues come from charitable contributions. Our overall Season 9 fundraising goal is $240,000 and halfway through the season, we are halfway to our goal!

If you would like to make a one-time contribution to help us reach our Season 9 fundraising goal, please do so below. Or consider becoming a monthly sustaining donor with perks (see above.) Thank you for your generous support!


COR Patrons are monthly sustaining donors with VIP perks, including complimentary season tickets commensurate with donation level, no-fee ticket transfers, access to a VIP Lounge on opening weekends, free swag each season, one included concession item per visit, along with other special events & discount offers every season that you remain a sustaining donor. Join the family and help sustain our non-profit, redemptive mission in the arts!

…Open Window Theatre succeeded with an ambitious staging of this ritualistic 15th Century play [Everyman]. Director Jeremy Stanbary [brought] the original play to life for a modern audience.

Bev Wolfe, Twin Cities Arts Reader