The Zephyr Theatre
and the Water Street Inn

Broadway on the Roof

An open-air musical revue!  Includes a 3-course meal and wine pairings on the Rooftop of the Water Street Inn overlooking the majestic St. Croix River. Join us for our third annual Broadway on the Roof as we listen to an eclectic selection of classic and contemporary Broadway show tunes, and enjoy a fine dining experience second to none!


  • September 7 – Norah Long and Seri Johnson, with accompanist Erin Roe
  • September 14 – Katie Henly and Jack Swanson, with accompanist Anna Murphy
  • September 21 – Reed Sigmund and Autumn Ness, with accompanist Anna Murphy
  • September 28 – Norah Long and Seri Johnson, with accompanist Erin Roe

Dates and times:

  • Wednesday, September 7, 2022 – 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2022 – 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, September 21, 2022 – 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2022 – 6:30 pm

Doors open at 6:00 pm

Rain dates:

If a performance is rained out, it will be moved to Thursday, the following day.

You may attend the Thursday, or, if seats are available you may choose a different Wednesday.


Papa’s Rooftop at the Water Street Inn
101 Water Street S
Stillwater, MN 55082

Adjacent to the Stillwater Lift Bridge.  If you haven’t been to Papa’s Rooftop, you’re in for a treat! You will be surrounded by fantastic views of the St. Croix River and Lowell Park while nestled under twinkling patio lights and the glow of open-air fireplaces.


4 Sections of incredible seating:

  • Green   $100.00 – The best views of the river and the stage
  • Blue      $  90.00 – In the heart of it, and loving the atmosphere
  • Orange $  80.00 – Sit back, relax, and take in the panorama of the scenery
  • Yellow   $  80.00 – These hightop tables afford a wonderful view

Ticket price includes 3 course meal, 3 wine pairings, entertainment, tax, and gratuity.
Very limited seating.

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Seats are sold individually, not by the table.  If you purchase one ticket you will most likely find yourself sitting with people you do not know.


  • Parking is available on the east and south sides of the hotel.
  • Doors open at 6pm. Please arrive up to 10 minutes early to check in with our greeter, who will meet you in the North Lobby.
  • Guests arriving after the show begins will be seated between songs.


September 21

Course 1:

Strawberry Bruschetta with Balsamic Glaze
Bin 614, Arona Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand
Intense, rich and slightly spicy with passionfruit and blackcurrant leaf to the fore. On second look there are also deep tropical notes with a savory smokiness like bursting a passionfruit seed, or grilling pineapple

Course 2:

Caesar Salad
King Estate – Willamette Valley, OR, Bin 785
Lemon and orange blossom honey collide with rose water to give this wine a fresh, fruit forward front palate with a racy acidity balanced by roundness from contact with the lees.

Course 3:

Shrimp Scampi over angel hair pasta with tomatoes, garlic, and a basil butter sauce
Milou Rosé, South France, Bin 829, Grenache, Cinsault & Syrah.
Classic southern French Rosé with aromas and flavors of ripe strawberries, fresh-cut watermelon and rose petal, mineral backbone with zesty freshness. Super versatile for all sorts of fare.

Dessert is available for purchase on-site as an optional add-on.

September 28

Course 1:

Cucumber canape with smoked salmon and a dill crème fraiche
Produttori del Gavi, Gavi II Forte , Piedmont, Italy, Bin 837
Bright, balanced, aromatic, fruity wine. Floral aromas, with delicate scents of lemon, green apple, honey; notes of almonds in the finish.

Course 2:

Garden Salad with toasted almonds, goat cheese, lemon vinaigrette
Maison Montagne Chardonnay, Bin 517
This medium body, dry California Chardonnay has a brilliant, golden yellow look with hints of pineapple, white peach, pear, and pomelo on the nose. The palate offers lime leaf, honeysuckle, lemon, and a hint of subtle lavender

Course 3:

Chicken Pappardelle pasta with artichokes, tomatoes and a pesto cream sauce
Prelius, Maremma Toscana, Tuscany Italy, Bin 86
The nose is expressive, displaying aromas of blackberry, blueberry, and a hint of cinnamon rounding out with seductive oak notes. Color is bright with an intense gem-like quality paired with dark violet highlights. It is a full-bodied wine that displays solid structure and complexity; exhibiting dark red fruit and a lingering finish.

Dessert is available for purchase on-site as an optional add-on.


September 28 @ 6:30 pm

Water Street Inn

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