QCTV's "Live and Local" dropped by for a tour of the Main Street Stage and to find out just a little more about what makes Lyric Arts so special. Footage courtesy of QCTV and Leslie Sauer (June 2019).

Address:
Lyric Arts Company of Anoka
420 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303

Box Office: 763-422-1838
Email: boxoffice@lyricarts.org

Box Office Hours: 
Monday-Friday: 11 am-5 pm & 90 minutes before showtime
Saturday-Sunday: 90 minutes before showtime

General Email: info@lyricarts.org

OUR MISSION

Lyric Arts’ mission is to enrich lives by creating meaningful performing arts experiences that ignite the imagination, inspire the spirit, and engage the community.

We are a professional theater, deeply rooted in the communities we serve, producing inclusive work that entertains, educates, stimulates, and is reflective of the diverse perspectives of our audiences and artists.

OUR VALUES

Lyric Arts is passionately and joyfully committed to:

  • Excellence

  • Integrity

  • Authenticity

  • Collaboration

  • Individuality

  • Connecting community

ABOUT LYRIC ARTS

Located in the heart of historic downtown Anoka, Lyric Arts is the only full-time, year-round theater in the northern suburbs of Minneapolis, providing access to the performing arts for hundreds artists and tens of thousands of audience members each year. Lyric Arts presents nine to ten productions per season, including a unique mix of comedies, dramas, classics, musicals, and plays for young audiences.

The company also presents a concert series, theater arts workshops, weekday matinees for school children, educational outreach programs, and an Emerging Artists Company, a student-led summer theater intensive for youth ages 14 to 18.

Lyric Arts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation whose mission is to enrich lives by creating meaningful performing arts experiences that ignite the imagination, inspire the spirit, and engage the community. We are able to fulfill our mission thanks to the support of the Minnesota State Arts Board and many generous donors throughout the area.