How do you stay sane as a young working actress in the Twin Cities?
In episode four, our roundtable of directors considers auditions.
or "There's politics all up in my theater"
"There are playwrights out there who are looking at the anger and grief underneath our country’s systemic racism, and refusing to flinch."
Recognizing ferocity v. desperation, honoring actors, creating a safe room, and more
Come and show your support as Minnesota Citizens for the Arts’ Executive Director, Sheila Smith, presents the findings from our most recent …
written by Jeffrey Hatcher
music by Chan Poling
October 3–October 25, 2015
A crackling musical with a wicked edge
Book, Music, and Lyrics by Richard O'Brien. The newest incarnation of the ultimate cult-favorite musical will arise in the Ames Center's Black …
Our extended run of 4 added show dates grew and turned into a festival!
9 creative Twin Cities ensembles performing 11 different shows …
A Minnesota Premiere! Buzz McLaughlin's award-winning play is about one man's reluctant reunion with his developmentally disabled sister …
Murray Burns is a cheerful eccentric raising his nephew Nick, a precocious 12-year-old. Once a writer of cheap gags for a children’s TV …
A couple blog posts with theater advice about making it in New York provide unexpected insight into Minnesota.
While Garrison Keillor seems like Minnesota's essential national representative, don't forget that Penumbra Theatre nurtured the equally famous August Wilson.
Wendy Knox and Bain Boehlke. Michelle Hensley and Lou Bellamy. Do they have anything in common? Quinton Skinner tracks it down.
Decentralized, political, process-oriented, and anti-fashion: Does that sound like the dance you've seen around town?
How are Minnesota playwrights like weeds and kittens? Poole's #2 post considers the unique legacy of the Playwrights' Center. Plus, Craig Wright pipes in.
"We are on the cusp of a change in what Twin Cities theater is, or at least, what it is willing to do."
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