Nuts!

Criticism

Ballet of the Dolls and Le Cirque Rouge team to blow up the season's Nutcracker cliches.

Not feeling it

Criticism

After seeing DHM Productions version of "A Christmas Carol," Matt McGeachy makes a request to Santa.

BLOG: Christmas Carols Past

Posted Dec. 7

Character sketch | Tradition

"If you have a choice of where to spend your next childhood, then you should seriously consider a theater." Marya reflects on Christmas in the theater.

A musical revue with a war in the background

Criticism

Matt McGeachy reviews "A Civil War Christmas," the first in a series of reviews this month.

Box scores 11/22 through 12/4

Process

Bradley Greenwald pitches a perfect game of "I Am My Own Wife" on December 3, 2011. Check it out. How many times have you had a perfect show?

Nice, Nice, Baby

A sorry defense of Minnesota Nice

Box scores 11/8 through 11/20

Process

Through our one-of-a-kind box scores, you can follow the progression of the Jungle's "I Am My Own Wife," night by night, up and down. Amazing.

"I can own my own home"

Process | Vision

Craig Johnson and the life and work of one Twin Cities theater artist

The Poetics of Bradley and Joel

Bradley Greenwald and Joel Sass, who seem to speak their own language, pull off a remount of I AM MY OWN WIFE that surpasses the award-winning 2006 production.

Box scores 9/4 through 9/6

Process

Two shows work minor kinks out of the system on opening weekend.