Acorn Newsletter

Peek behind the curtain for all the latest news from The Acorn.

Winter 2024

  • Letter from the Executive Director
  • Programming Highlights – 3rd Annual Midwest Made Summer Concert Series, Art at The Acorn, Art Attack and more!
  • Interview with Aaron Lee Tasjan

Autumn 2023

  • Letter from the Executive Director
  • Arts programming highlights – 2023 Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights, Art at The Acorn – Nicolina Holt, JazzReach Comes to The Acorn and more!
  • Interview with Bryan Lubeck

Summer 2023

  • Letter from the Artistic Director
  • Arts programming highlights – Youth Dramatic Arts Camp, Singer-Songwriter Competition, Art at The Acorn, Acorn Music Festival, Tree House family series, and more!
  • Interview with Lilly Hiatt

Spring 2023

  • Letter from the Executive Director
  • Arts programming highlights – Acorn Music Festival, youth camp, Art at The Acorn, and so much more!
  • Interview with Cathy Richardson

Winter 2023

  • Letter from The Acorn Board Chair – Exciting updates!
  • Arts programming highlights – first-ever summer music festival, return of Midwest Made shows, news about our 11th annual Singer-Songwriter Competition and more!
  • Interview with Sarah Lee Guthrie

Autumn 2022

  • Learn about how The Acorn is growing
  • Exciting previews of what’s to come in 2023
  • Interview with independent artist Abbie Thomas

Summer 2022

  • A building update from The Acorn Board
  • Interviews with Miles Nielsen and Donnie Biggins
  • Highlights from our exciting 2022 summer season

Spring 2022

  • The Acorn purchases building
  • Interview with Jillian Speece of The Bergamot
  • Summer brings the return of Acorn Anywhere! and the start of Midwest Made

Winter 2022

  • Welcome new members to our team
  • Interview with Joe George
  • Exciting programming coming soon

Autumn 2021

  • Interview with Dylan Reed Leavitt
  • Allen and Lynn Turner recognized for their generous contribution
  • A Fond Farewell to Sandra Thompson

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