Reviewing the reviews: What's in a space?

Criticism

Theater folks love their nontraditional spaces, but are they always an asset to the art?

Playlist profile: Kris L. Nelson

"When I’m playing a big emotional moment at Ten Thousand Things, I feel big enough to fill the Guthrie, I just don’t have to."

BLOG: Little Medallion/Statue Thingies

The Tony nominations have been out for a month. I guess it's time to figure out what they mean.

REVIEW: 'The Three Musketeers' and 'Dirt Sticks'

Criticism

Everyone from Joseph Campbell to Bertolt Brecht to Dominic's Aunt Rose weighs in on two new, heroic productions.

BLOG: We're Building Stuff!

The Green Line is coming on line soon. Will it make or break St. Paul's new arts district?

A control freak's guide to collaboration

Process

Working with others doesn't always come easily for writers, but if you want to be in theater you'd better get over it.

REVIEW: 'Behind the Eye' at Park Square

Criticism

A new exploration of an unsung artist is flawed, and that's a good thing. The gender balance of local critics is also flawed, and that's not as good.

BLOG: Season Announcing Season

Process | Production

What's everyone announcing now that I will forget later? Let's review.

Congratulations, graduates, and welcome to the Thunderdome

Training

As another crop of theater grads hits the outside world, Dawn Brodey offers some tips for survival.

REVIEW: Janaki Ranpura’s 'Ububu' and other conflicts of interest

Criticism

Can a working artist ever feel comfortable as a critic in his or her own discipline?