An Actor's Paycheck in the Twin Cities


How much can an actor expect to earn in the Twin Cities? Let's see what we can find.

Are we all doomed to be yuppies?


Creative placemaking is all the rage, but who gets to decide what's best for a neighborhood?

BLOG: Space Quest!

Innovation | Management

The struggle to find the spaces to perform in continues. (Also, what not to do when adapting Shakespeare.)

A view from the road: Toronto


A local artist heads to Toronto's SummerWorks festival to see how the Twin Cities scene stacks up against some of Canada's finest.

REVIEW: Late to the party: Three plays that opened In February


Dominic Orlando digs into 'Tristan & Yseult,' 'Shakespeare’s Will' and 'The Ballad of Emmett Till.'

Using my day job skills to be a better writer


A dispatch from Dayjob Land reminds us how the corporate world can inform our artistic existence.

BLOG: Let's Not Talk About the Oscars

Fringe | Production | Tradition

More about lottery, protests and death; less about everyone's favorite award show.

Exploring change for the awkward arts zealot: Local


Charles Campbell asks himself "What's up?" and gets an answer as complex as it is exhilarating.

Playlist profile: Sha Cage

"I can see it all blending: hip-hop, spoken word, traditional theater forms. It’s like a playground where all these things can come together."

A freelancer's plea for fair treatment under the law


After a life-changing injury, a theater technician offers an education on the hard facts of freelancing.