Friday, March 27, 2015

Next Minnesota Orchestra season features Beethoven, Sibelius

First full season following lockout is long on traditional repertory.

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Thursday, March 26, 2015

'The Illusionists' comes from Broadway to the Ordway

Review: “The Illusionists” trick the eye, amuse and provoke tension at the Ordway.

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A garden grows in the Minnesota Museum of American Art

Two artists grow a conceptual garden in St. Paul’s Minnesota Museum of American Art.

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Steven Dietz's 'Shooting Star' bows at Park Square Theatre

Steven Dietz’s “Shooting Star” plumbs the emotions of the road not taken.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Dance: St. Paul Ballet

St. Paul Ballet’s spring performance reflects diverse talents.

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Monday, March 23, 2015

'Washington Crossing the Delaware' lands in Winona museum

The Minnesota Marine Art Museum recently purchased the famous 1851 painting “Washington Crossing the Delaware.”

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'The Nature Crown' has its inventive premiere at the Guthrie

Theatre Forever’s “The Nature Crown” premiered at the Guthrie with oodles of charm.

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'Debutante's Ball' dances with energy at History Theatre

New play takes a charming look at the traditions of Filipino-Minnesotans.

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The unsinkable Thomas Scallen: Old-school showman and dealmaker dies at 89

In a long and colorful career, he owned Chanhassen Dinner Theatres, the Harlem Globetrotters, Ice Follies and a pro hockey team. He died at 89.

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Sunday, March 22, 2015

Latter-day Houdini: Italian escapologist Andrew Basso talks about his life and near-death experiences

Italian escapologist Andrew Basso, who has toured the world as part of “The Illusionists,” talks about his life, near-death experiences and the meaning of magic.

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Saturday, March 21, 2015
Friday, March 20, 2015

Choreographer's master class

Dance review: New Yorker Tere O’Connor brings 11 performers to the Walker in a show of modern dance.

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Theater: "That Wonder Boy” finds the joy in comedy

Bob Stromberg searches for the funny bone that inspired him to find his purpose as a comic artist.

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Thursday, March 19, 2015

Minnesota Orchestra performance of 'Carousel' is mixed

Rich portrayals and score overshadowed by dated story, too-loud orchestra.

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'Debutante's Ball' dances with tradition at History Theatre

“The Debutante’s Ball” finds the drama that many young Filipino-Americans face: How to fit in while still standing out.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Park Square Theatre in St. Paul announces 2015-16 season

Lineup features plenty of variety and local talent.

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From nightmare to dream come true

Ballerina has overcome staggering odds.

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Funding emerges for Hastings artists' lofts

The Dakota County Community Development Agency has offered up multiple funding sources.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Monday, March 16, 2015

Review: 'Boeing Boeing' is a door-slamming good time

Review: Torch show offers door-slamming good time.

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MIA receives historic collection of Japanese art, $12.5M endowment

Mary Griggs Burke’s bequest will elevate its Japanese collection into the top tier of U.S. museums.

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

Broadway star Bernadette Peters will sing Sondheim at Ordway

Bernadette Peters talks about her career ahead of her trip to the Twin Cities.

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

'Aahvaan' helps open Ordway dance hall

Ananya Dance mixes social activism with performance.

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