Jessica Lind Peterson and Jason Peterson in Yellow Tree Theatre's String. Photo by Justin Cox. Yellow Tree Theatre is a professional theatre that is in my backyard. Well, not quite my backyard, but it is relatively so, being the only theatre that I can drive to without taking the freeway.
Martín Solá and Zachary Garcia ride out in the play-within-a-play in Theater Latté Da's production of Man of La Mancha. Photo by Allen Weeks. September is one of the busiest months for Minnesota's professional theatres, with dozens of show openings in the Twin Cities alone. Theater Latté Da's production of Man of La
A reporter (Stephanie Bertumen) catches a Yeti (Ryan Colbert) on the ice in The Abominables, now playing at the Children's Theatre Company in Minneapolis. Photo by Dan Norman. The Abominables, a new musical playing at the Children’s Theatre Company, is an entertaining story about acceptance, team work, and the belief that
Englebert Humperdinck in a 2011 concert. When I was first asked if I would review Engelbert Humperdinck’s concert at Ordway Center, my first reaction was that I thought he was dead. After going to Sunday’s performance, however, I am glad to say that this octogenarian is not only alive, but possesses
Sally Wingert and Jacqueline Correa in Native Gardens Photo by Dan Norman. Editor's Note: The run of Native Gardens at the Guthrie Theater has been extended by one week due to popular demand. The show now ends August 26, 2017. Native Gardens is a 2016 play by Karen Zacarias. The show had its original
Simon Zealotes (Terance Reddick) leads the cast of Jesus Christ Superstar in his eponymous song. Photo by Rich Ryan. Jesus Christ Superstar began as a concept album in 1970, soon giving rise to numerous ad hoc church performances throughout Britain and the United States. News of the album spread quickly by radio
Mousetrap Puppets' Punch and Judy features the classic comedy characters. Mousetrap Puppets' show and another Punch and Judy by Parasol Puppets play are free Saturday events, playing at 1:15 PM and 2:45 PM. This week features pageantry and puppets all week long at the National Puppetry Festival 2017 being held at Concordia University in St.
Maeve Moynihan & Grant Henderson. Photo by DreamFirstBorn Images. French bedroom farce is in fine form in Gremlin Theatre’s production of Don’t Dress for Dinner. French playwright Marc Camoletti wrote the original play, which was presented using Robin Hawdon's English adaptation. Don’t Dress for Dinner was Gremlin's very first production all the way
Randy Harrison (George), Emily Gunyou Halaas (Nurse), Christine Toy Johnson (Old Lady) and Erin Mackey (Dot) in the Guthrie Theater’s production of Sunday in the Park with George. Photo by T Charles Erickson. Sunday in the Park with George is a Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical with music and lyrics by