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P.O Box 62

15841 Manley Road

Manley, NE 68403

The Lofte Community Theatre and Born-In-A-Barn Players are dedicated to providing opportunities for all ages to participate in the creative process and to enjoy the social, artistic, and educational benefits of all art forms.

The Lofte Association, Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 corporation.
This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.


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2020 Special Events
Lofte Annual Meeting
and Volunteer Recognition!

February 23rd @ 2 PM

Free Event!

The Lofte will hold our Annual Meeting and Volunteer Recognition event on February 23rd at 2 PM.  There will also be our second annual, hilariously enjoyable Lofte Oscars to celebrate this actors who grace our stage. We will look back at old productions, as well as what we have to look forward to in 2020 and 2021.  Of course, we will be honoring those amazing volunteers who make the Lofte work! Everyone is welcome to attend.

Love Letters Dinner Theatre

February 14th & 15th @ 7 PM

Tickets $35

Need that perfect Valentine's Day gift? Join us at The Lofte for a dinner theatre performance of Love Letters. A story of written correspondence between two fiends over the course of their lives, depicting their romantic connection as it blossoms over the years.

An Evening with Kaylyn Sahs
Missoula Children’s Theatre
June 13th @ 3 PM & 6 PM; Auditions June 8th @ 10 AM
Admission: Adults $10, Kids $8

Internationally known for their work with young artists, The Lofte is proud to host the Missoula Children’s Theatre again for the 2020 season. Open auditions for all children entering first through seventh grade will be held on Monday, June 8th at 10 AM! Camp runs June 8-12 with performances on Saturday, June 13th at 3 PM and 6 PM.

Laughs at the Lofte
August 8th @ 7 PM
Tickets $15

Join us at The Lofte for a night of family-friendly, wholesome comedy and loads of laughs!

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre
November 13th & 14th @ 7 PM
Tickets $35

Join us in an engaging who-done-it event on The Lofte stage! Limited tickets are available for this event so buy your tickets early to be part of this spectacular event!  

Veteran’s Day salute
November 8th @ 2 PM
Free Event!

There are none more deserving of a special music event than our nation’s servicemen and women.  Bring the whole family to this patriotic performance and enjoy a lively concert free of charge!  The hour-long event will include both old and new compositions that celebrate America and her extraordinary military heroes.