About Us

Barron Spotlighters (BS), a community theatre group dedicated to providing quality live theatre entertainment to Barron and neighboring counties, is in their 33rd continuous year of existence. BS performs three major productions each season, usually two comedies or dramas and one musical.  Their home theatre is in the Barron Area Community Center at 800 Memorial Drive, Barron, WI.

    The group strives to provide family friendly entertainment as wellmasks 3 as fun and educational experiences for students in surrounding school districts.  Every other year BS produces a musical appropriate for students and offers matinees which are priced very reasonably and marketed to schools.  BS also sponsors summer children’s theatre workshops and often hosts other educational workshops and conferences.  Scholarships are provided for high school seniors attending universities or technical colleges, as well as  to enable high school students to attend summer theatre workshops for youth.

      The group has an open-door policy which draws people with interests in theatre arts ranging from passing to passionate.  Persons who’s  interest is performing, directing, working backstage, or providing audience assistance are all invited to join the fun.  Open auditions are held for all shows and volunteers are needed and welcomed in all areas.



Auditions for “Mary Poppins” are Mon Jan 4th 6-9:00, Wed Jan 13th 6-9:00 and Jan 16th 10-4:00 at the BACC. Show dates are:  April 15, 16, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm and April 17 and 24 at 2:30 pm at the BACC. Mary Poppins is the story of the Banks family who live in a …

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Murder’s In The Heir Clue Winners!!

  Week One The Concession’s Director was murdered by Mrs. PeaCoCk, with the CandlestiCk, in the Conservatory. The Clue was “The answer is easy to see, see, see, see, see.”  There are five “sees”. Each corresponds to a letter “c” in the correct answer. The correct answer had five letter “c”. The winners were: Joy …

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New Ticket Policy!!!

Hello all!  Barron Spotlighters is eagerly awaiting the beginning of the new season.  In getting ready, we decided we needed to look at our ticket prices and policy.  We made a few changes.  Hopefully this will make things easier for everyone involved.  Here they are: Season tickets.  Season tickets can be purchased until the end …

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Murder’s in the Heir is almost here!!!

Tell us Whodunit! Barron Spotlighters is bringing a theatrical production to the Barron Area Community Center, and they need your help. Director Jodie Swanson requests, “Tell the cast who killed the victim and help shape the ending in this murder mystery by voting for your favorite least favorite.” This fun and fast paced comedy written …

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