St. Patrick’s Day at The Mabel

Join us for the Irish takeover of the Mabel! Irish band sensation The Shillelagh Lads will be perform alongside the Chippewa Valley Irish Dance for a St. Paddy’s Day to remember. Hosted in our newly renovated lower level, see what we’ve been up to and to have a great Irish cocktail…or two. Sláinte! *This is […]

Celtic Angels

Through their shared zeal and passion for Ireland’s musical traditions, this troupe enables their audiences to experience the Real Ireland for the price of a concert ticket. Celebrating their cherished heritage through Irish dance, music, and song is something these entertainers take very seriously. You’ll be enthralled from the moment the lights dim as the […]

Menomonie Theater Guild Presents: All Together Now!

MTG is partnering with The Mabel Tainter Theater and joining thousands of other local theater groups across the globe in our own production of Music Theater International’s All Together Now! A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre. MTI (Music Theatre International) has generously created this exclusive revue as a fundraising opportunity for community theaters that have […]

Barbaro – Live at the Mabel Tainter

Did someone say Bluegrass? At the Mabel?! It’s true! Join us as Barbaro returns in full force to the Mabel stage, after having recently recorded their 2020 Bluegrass Music Awards video on our very stage! Barbaro’s musical vision explores their collective life experiences through intricate instrumentation, creatively bending traditional music into a style that is […]

Ethan Iverson, Jazz Pianist

Pianist, composer, and writer Ethan Iverson was a founding member of The Bad Plus, a game-changing collective with Reid Anderson and David King. Post–TBP, Iverson has been very busy with diverse projects. Dan Ouellette wrote a helpful profile for DownBeat in 2018, “A Dynamo at the Crossroads.” Since 2016, Iverson has been on the jazz […]

Gin & Jazz – A Night at the Mabel

A Night at the Mabel is back– and this year we are flipping the Mabel where YOU spend the evening on stage! Arrive at 6:00pm for check in at the box office where you’ll be provided your bidder number, a complimentary glass of champagne, and your $50 worth of gambling chips. Wait, gambling chips?! That’s […]

Roaring 20’s – A Musical Medley

It took a year, but it feels like we can finally celebrate the return of the Roaring 20’s! After a 17 month hiatus, the Mabel is ready to welcome you back to performances in the theater, and jiminy cricket do we have a hotsy-totsy showstopper for you! Join us as some of the bee’s knees […]

Family Movie Mornings

Alcohol Free Events at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 10 AM June 26th – the Wizard of Oz 10 AM July 24th – E.T. 10 AM August 28th – Homeward Bound Free Summer Movies at the Mabel Tainter Theater. All children MUST be accompanied by an adult. Limit to the first 75 people. […]

Mabel’s Community Celebration

FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT!! We’re putting on a free outdoor concert as our way of saying thank you for all of the amazing community support that helped get the Mabel through the worst of the pandemic. Timeline: 2pm-8pm Artisan Market. We missed out on the opportunity to have the Fine Arts and Crafts Fair so we’re […]

The Amazing Kreskin – Ghost Stories

Audience members on stage will have a ghost sighting of spirits that haunt the Mabel Tainter. Kreskin is not a magician but truly the world’s greatest mentalist for more than 6 decades. During his show, he tells people things about themselves that only “they” could possibly know like their social security number, a street address […]