Unnerving, unsettling--go see it.

Red Eye's new work raises a grim but engaging specter

Los Angeles demands lower wages!

Actors vote against their union demanding better wages for them. What a strange world.

Down in the valley

What do you think of when you think of "Pussy Valley"?

Pop culture explodes

For anyone with a taste for apocalyptic drama, this may be the play to end all plays.

Today’s cover: It's a lot of booze

Midtown returns with a cocktail recipe inspired by "The Reagan Years"



When American tourists Tommy and Jeff get lost on vacation in Scotland they stumble into Brigadoon, a mythical village that appears for only …


Next to Normal

Diana Goodman has the perfect suburban life complete with a loving husband, son and daughter.  But her struggle with bipolar disorder threatens …


"A Season for Vivaldi" by George H. Lambert - Theatre, Dessert, and a World Premiere

Only A Dim Image Dessert Theatre


A classy evening of theatre, dessert, and a world premiere!

This new romantic …


The Reagan Years

It’s the end of the Reagan era, and the Danger Brothers, four college buddies, have been partying nonstop. As their graduation looms, business-like …


Down Below, or The Womb of the Worlds: A Shadow Opera

A feature-length performance based on the life and work of British-born Mexican artist Leonora Carrington, one of the great …


Minnesota Opera's Carmen

The smoldering femme fatale, Carmen, is one of the most captivating heroines in all of opera. Obsession turns deadly when her gypsy seductions …

“Legally blind theater student leads Minnesota college production http://ow.ly/LLzxq @MNSUMankato”

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Techs + Designers

From Persophone at the Cowles Center

Persephone and developing an instrument

This composer uses computer code.

By Mark Sweeney

New Year's Resolutions on a coaster

An actor resolves in the New Year to. . .

Dear Actors, dare yourself to improve your career with these 6 simple resolutions in the new year.

The press release

Find out how to compose a basic press release for an arts event.

The follow-up

What do you do after your send the press release but your phone is suddenly ringing with reporter's calls?

What's New?

You can surf around, or you can read this article for a quick summary of some of the new features.

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What are we so excited about?

If you like knowing the big picture, this Editor's Note is written for you.

Watch this review

This show’s got it all: aggressive partnering, clowning, Belgian aesthetics, and a penis-oriented dance section.

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