Spouse Schedule of Events
|Sunday / September 18|
|Noon - 4:00 pm||Hospitality Suite open for all registered spouses|
|Monday / September 19|
|7:00 am - 9:30 am||Hospitality Suite open for all registered spouses|
|9:30 am - 11:30 am||Spouse Brunch with Mary Rowles, Comedienne|
|11:30 am - 5:00 pm||Hospitality Suite open for all registered spouses|
Mary Rowles is a funny, charismatic, and original stand-up comedienne. She has been performing
for corporations, clubs, and colleges for nearly 20 years. After getting her Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech
and Communications from the University of Minnesota, and also obtaining an Associate degree in Music Theory and Performance, Mary has had experience with performing, producing, and co-writing various shows throughout the years.
She first began her career in 1987 as a featured "special guest" in the notorious Dudley Riggs production of "What's so Funny About Being Female?" out of Minneapolis, which then landed her the front page of the variety section of both the Minneapolis Star Tribune and St. Paul Pioneer Press papers. She has also been involved with a three woman comedic variety show and has done commercial and voice over work. Along with working in a three women comedic variety show, Mary began a solo comedic career in 1989 and was recognized for her talents by the National Association of Campus Activities.
Mary has been performing side-splitting stand-up comedy and hilarious songs for a variety of audiences including K-6 listeners, college age students and adults proving her entertainment is loved by all.
|Tuesday / September 20|
|7:00 am - 4:00 pm||Hospitality Suite open for all registered spouses|
|9:00 am||Guthrie Theater Tour and Lunch at Sea Change Restaurant|
|9:45 am||Arrive at Guthrie Theater|
|Noon||Lunch at Sea Change Restaurant & Bar in Guthrie Theater|
|2:30 pm||Depart and Return to Convention Center|
|Wednesday / September 21|
|8:00 am - Noon||Hospitality Suite open for all registered spouses|
The Guthrie Theater, founded in 1963, is an American center for theater performance, production, education and professional training. By presenting both classical literature and new work from diverse cultures, the Guthrie illuminates the common humanity connecting Minnesota to the peoples of the world.
Brazen, outrageous and wonderful – a building as drama queen." ~ Newsweek