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THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Comes to Mixed Blood Theatre Next Month THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Comes to Mixed Blood Theatre Next Month
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in St. Paul

Christopher Boone, a young man on the autism spectrum, sets out to investigate the bizarre death of a neighbor's dog, setting into motion a series of events that expose far greater mysteries. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 2017 in St. Paul

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
iHeartRadio JINGLE BALL Tour Returns with Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and More iHeartRadio JINGLE BALL Tour Returns with Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and More
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in St. Paul

iHeartMedia will celebrate the holiday season across the nation with its annual 'iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One the season's spectacular music event, which captures the music and holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app with performances by this year's biggest recording artists. (more...)
Guthrie Theater's Jennifer Bielstein Elected President of the League of Resident Theatres Guthrie Theater's Jennifer Bielstein Elected President of the League of Resident Theatres
by BWW News Desk on October 06, 2017 in St. Paul

The Guthrie Theater announced that Managing Director Jennifer Bielstein has been elected as president of the League of Resident Theatres (LORT), the largest professional theater association of its kind in the United States, boasting 72 member Theatres in 29 states and the District of Columbia. Bielstein succeeds Timothy J. Shields, the managing director of McCarter Theatre Center, and began her three-year term in May 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 2017 in St. Paul

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
THE THREE BONNIES Returns to The Celtic Junction Arts Center THE THREE BONNIES Returns to The Celtic Junction Arts Center
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in St. Paul

DA dance will present The Three Bonnies, Thursday, October 19, Friday, October 20 and Saturday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. at The Celtic Junction Arts Center, 836 Prior Avenue N, Saint Paul. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under available at vitalculture.com/thecelticjunction. (more...)
SPCO Liquid Music and Walker Art Center to Present Violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja SPCO Liquid Music and Walker Art Center to Present Violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in St. Paul

On Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Walker Art Center galleries in Minneapolis, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra's Liquid Music Series and Walker Art Center present Patricia Kopatchinskaja performing Luigi Nono's La Lontananza Nostalgica Utopica Futura for violin and electronics. Supported by TargetFree Thursday Nights at The Walker Art Center, the event is free and open to all. (more...)
Children of Rock to Hit the Road on SCHOOL OF ROCK National Tour; Dates Announced! Children of Rock to Hit the Road on SCHOOL OF ROCK National Tour; Dates Announced!
by BWW News Desk on September 30, 2017 in St. Paul

Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced his high-octane Broadway and West End hit School of Rock - The Musical will launch a US National Tour in Rochester, NY, at RBTL's Auditorium Theatre in September 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special on September 29, 2017 in St. Paul

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special on September 22, 2017 in St. Paul

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in St. Paul - Week of 9/20/2017 Now Playing Onstage in St. Paul - Week of 9/20/2017
by BWW on September 20, 2017 in St. Paul

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/20/2017 for St. Paul (more...)
Alice Childress' WEDDING BAND Kicks Off Penumbra's 41st Season Alice Childress' WEDDING BAND Kicks Off Penumbra's 41st Season
by BWW News Desk on September 20, 2017 in St. Paul

Penumbra Theatre kicks off its 41st season Crossing Lines with Alice Childress' nearly forgotten masterpiece, Wedding Band. (more...)
Ailey II Announces 2017-18 World Tour with Stops in Atlanta, France, Spain and More Ailey II Announces 2017-18 World Tour with Stops in Atlanta, France, Spain and More
by BWW News Desk on September 16, 2017 in St. Paul

Ailey II kicks off a 32-city world tour this Today, September 16th, continuing through March 11th. (more...)
James A. Rocco and Alberto Justiniano Collaborate on IN THE HEIGHTS at the Ordway James A. Rocco and Alberto Justiniano Collaborate on IN THE HEIGHTS at the Ordway
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2017 in St. Paul

James A. Rocco, Broadway veteran and Producing Artistic Director of The Ordway, and Alberto Justiniano, Founding Member and Artistic Director of Teatro del Pueblo, conclude a creative collaboration with Friday, September 15th opening of Lin Manuel-Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS at The Ordway. IN THE HEIGHTS opened on Broadway in 2008 and won Tony Awards for Best Musical, Choreography, Orchestration, and Score. Lin Manuel-Miranda wrote the music and lyrics and Quiara Alegria Hudes wrote the book. The show explores the cultural integrity of New York City's Washington Heights neighborhood as American-born children of immigrants struggle to balance the importance of tradition with the inevitability of change. (more...)
HENRY AND ALICE GO INTO THE WILD American Debut and More Set for Park Square Theatre's 2017-18 Season HENRY AND ALICE GO INTO THE WILD American Debut and More Set for Park Square Theatre's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2017 in St. Paul

Park Square Theatre is gearing up for its next season with world, American and Midwest premieres in a season that will showcase the Twin Cities diversity and talent. (more...)
Photo Flash: New Shots of Michael Friedman's New Hockey Musical THE ABOMINABLES at CTC Photo Flash: New Shots of Michael Friedman's New Hockey Musical THE ABOMINABLES at CTC
by BWW News Desk on September 14, 2017 in St. Paul

Children's Theatre Company (CTC) brings to the stage the very first Minnesota hockey musical, The Abominables. Produced in association with New York City's extraordinary theatre company The Civilians, the musical is written and directed by Steve Cosson with music and lyrics by the late Michael Friedman and choreography by Joe Chvala. BroadwayWorld has a fresh batch of shots, featuring a first look at Ryan Colbert as 'the Yeti' and more, below! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/15 - DREAMGIRLS, BOOK OF MORMON, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/15 - DREAMGIRLS, BOOK OF MORMON, And More!
by BWW Special on September 15, 2017 in St. Paul

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature Dreamgirls, The Odd Couple, The Book of Mormon, and more! (more...)
Ailey II Announces 2017-18 World Tour with Stops in Atlanta, France, Spain and More Ailey II Announces 2017-18 World Tour with Stops in Atlanta, France, Spain and More
by BWW News Desk on September 13, 2017 in St. Paul

Ailey II kicks off a 32-city world tour this Saturday, September 16th, continuing through March 11th. (more...)
U.S. Premiere of THE LORAX and More Set for Children's Theatre Company in 2017-18 U.S. Premiere of THE LORAX and More Set for Children's Theatre Company in 2017-18
by BWW News Desk on September 12, 2017 in St. Paul

Children's Theatre Company has announced its 2017-2018 season, which includes four musicals, two world premieres, one preschool production and partnerships with other leading theatres such as The Old Vic (London, UK), The Civilians (New York, NY) and Penumbra Theatre (Saint Paul, MN). The season also celebrates Artistic Director Peter C. Brosius' 20th Anniversary with CTC. (more...)
Photo Flash: Body Check! First Look at Michael Friedman's New Hockey Musical THE ABOMINABLES at CTC Photo Flash: Body Check! First Look at Michael Friedman's New Hockey Musical THE ABOMINABLES at CTC
by BWW News Desk on September 11, 2017 in St. Paul

Children's Theatre Company (CTC) brings to the stage the very first Minnesota hockey musical, The Abominables. Produced in association with New York City's extraordinary theatre company The Civilians, the musical is written and directed by Steve Cosson with music and lyrics by the late Michael Friedman and choreography by Joe Chvala. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
Film Society Presents the Fall Season of STAGE ON SCREEN Film Society Presents the Fall Season of STAGE ON SCREEN
by BWW News Desk on September 08, 2017 in St. Paul

The Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul presents the fall season of STAGE ON SCREEN, a program of the world's finest stage performances from London's National Theatre and Moscow's Stage Russia, on-screen in HD at the St. Anthony Main Theatre. (more...)
Park Square's New Adaptation of HAMLET Begins Next Month Park Square's New Adaptation of HAMLET Begins Next Month
by BWW News Desk on September 08, 2017 in St. Paul

Park Square continues its 43rd season with a world premiere adaptation of Hamlet by Joel Sass. (more...)
BWW Interview: 6 Questions & a Plug with IN THE HEIGHTS' Justin Gregory Lopez BWW Interview: 6 Questions & a Plug with IN THE HEIGHTS' Justin Gregory Lopez
by Kristen Hirsch Montag on September 08, 2017 in St. Paul

In his second stop at St. Paul's Ordway Center, Justin Gregory Lopez plays Usnavi in IN THE HEIGHTS and in this interview, gives us fans a fun story about his early association with Lin-Manuel Miranda, his candid thoughts on living in Manhattan and respect for TC theatre. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/8 - FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/8 - FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More!
by BWW Special on September 08, 2017 in St. Paul

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FOLLIES, GYPSY, GHOST, and More! (more...)
Lou Bellamy Set for Discussion After Screening of FENCES in Minneapolis Lou Bellamy Set for Discussion After Screening of FENCES in Minneapolis
by BWW News Desk on September 07, 2017 in St. Paul

The Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul and the Capri Theater present Denzel Washington's Oscar-winning adaptation of August Wilson's Fences followed by a discussion led by Lou Bellamy.  (more...)