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  • "Over the Back Fence" Variety Show presented by Lanesboro Arts

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    Name: "Over the Back Fence" Variety Show presented by Lanesboro Arts
    Date: August 9, 2019
    Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM CDT
    Trip Builder: View Trip
    Event Description:

    Showcasing a local cast of talented volunteers, regional musicians and other special guests, Over the Back Fence is a Lanesboro institution that features lively and creative skits, jokes, poems, musical performances, sing alongs, audience participation, spontaneous humor and more!

    Host Damon Prestemon returns for the 25th season with his rapid-fire wit and keen improvisational instincts that keep the show fresh and moving forward while having fun with the performers and guests on stage. Produced and presented by multidisciplinary nonprofit Lanesboro Arts, every show is unique features a different theme, fresh material, and new house band or musical director.

    2019 schedule

    Shows are the second Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m, March through November. Box office opens at 6:30 p.m., and pre-show music begins at 7:10 p.m. Click the date for tickets and more information on each show!

    March 8 –  Grand Ole Opry
    pre-show Tom Schramm & The LPs | musical guest Medicine Brothers

    April 12 – Take Me Out to the Ball Game
    pre-show Tom Savre | musical guest Turnip Truck

    May 10 – Ca$h
    pre-show Grass Run Band | musical guest Larry Long

    June 14 – On Broadway
    pre-show Maria Klingsheim | musical guest tba

    July 12 – Surfin’ USA
    pre-show Ted Hajnasiewicz | musical guest Jillian Rae

    August 9 – Anniversaries
    pre-show RavensFire | musical guest Eric Carranza

    September 13 – 50 Nifty States
    pre-show Joshua Vorvick | musical guest Eggen & Hippen

    October 11 – Twins
    pre-show CBB Jazz Combo | musical guest Ilika Ward Duo

    November 8 – Blue
    pre-show Dave Swenson | musical guest The Rutabaga Brothers

    “Over the Back Fence” sponsors help to make the affordable ticket prices possible: Batstone CPA, The Bite Restaurant, Bluff Country Computer Works, Cedar Valley Resort, E2 Boutique, Estelle’s Eatery & Bar, F & M Community Bank, Granny’s Liquor, Great River Shakespeare Festival, Green Gables Inn, High Court Pub, Lanesboro Area Community Foundation, Lanesboro Arts, Lanesboro Public Library, Manion Law Office, Merchants Bank, Niagara Cave, Nutrien Ag Solutions, Old Barn Resort, Pedal Pushers Café, Randy Schultz Drywall, Rushford – Preston – Harmony Foods IGA, SMG Web Design and Thrivent Financial – Walter Bradley

    Event Media:
    St. Mane Theatre, 206 Parkway Ave N
    Date/Time Information:
    2nd Fridays March through November
    Contact Information:
    Tickets are $10 and available online (click the links above or check out our Calendar of Events), and at our gallery, 507-467-2446. Tickets are also available at the St. Mane Theatre beginning at 6:30 p.m. on show nights, as available. Purchase your tickets in advance as Over the Back Fence routinely sells out! Click here to access Over the Back Fence ticket information & policies
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