MNfusion: Minnesota Opera Revives 2014 Production Of 'The Magic Flute'In 2014 the Minnesota Opera performed "The Magic Flute." It wasn't unusual for the company to perform Mozart's masterpiece, but it was an unusual production. In addition to beautiful singers, a lyrical score and fun costumes, this production added the element of animation
MNfusion: Jungle Theater Closes 25th Season With 'The Night Alive'How do we connect to art? It's a question that literary scholars and artists have been pondering for years. Some argue we use art to escape the problems of every day life. Others say we use it as a mirror to see what is wrong with society.
MNfusion: Q&A With 'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical' Star Becky GulsvigEvery generation has its own musical voice. For the women of the 1960s and 70s, no voice was stronger than that of singer/songwriter Carole King. King, who wrote classics such as "I Feel The Earth Move," "It's Too Late" and "A Natural Woman," went on to become one of the most successful female songwriters of the latter half of the 20th century.
MNfusion: Mpls. Garage Theatre Opens 'Frankie And Johnny In Clair De Lune'In "Frankie and Johnny in Clair de Lune" playwright Terrence McNally explores the idea of what happens when love finds two individuals for a second time around.
MNfusion: Chanassen's 'Sister Act' Holds Its Own Against Iconic FilmFor audiences familiar with the 1992 Whoopi Goldberg film, Chanhassen Dinner Theatre's "Sister Act" may be a bit unexpected. Based off the 1992 film, the musical takes a few liberties to set itself apart from the iconic comedy.
MNfusion: Scarecrow Dean Holt Discusses CTC's 'Wizard Of Oz'"There's no place like home." "I'll be home for the holidays." There is a deep connection between the idea of home and holidays. While the definition of home can be many different things and commemorative moments can include things beyond holidays, everyone wants to be with people they love when celebrating.
MNfusion True Minnesota Story: 'The Realish Housewives Of Edina'They're some of Minnesota's biggest stars who live in some of Minnesota's wealthiest towns, but what do we really know about the women of "The Realish Housewives" series?
MNfusion: Brave New Workshop Steps Into The Spotlight With New Book"One of the Minnesota traits that I don't respect is that we're not bold enough to tell the world how awesome we are. I think we've been a very quiet, important theater for a long time. Perhaps too long."
MNfusion: 'Always & Forever' Closes Out Illusion's 40th SeasonOn Sunday evening, the Illusion Theater closed out its 40th season with the beloved musical, "Always and Forever."
Ivey Awards To Honor Twin Cities TheaterThe Twin Cities has a vibrant theatre community and deep appreciation for the arts. And the best in the cities will be celebrated at the annual Ivey Awards Monday night at the Historic State Theater.
MNfusion: Original Broadway Cast Of 'Cinderella' Comes To Minn.About five months ago as I was scrolling through my Facebook feed I found an article my friend had posted about a lesser known version of the musical "Cinderella."
MNfusion: CTC Kicks Off 50th Season With 'Akeelah And The Bee'On Tuesday, Sept. 1 the CTC opened the highly-anticipated season with the first-ever stage adaptation of "Akeelah and the Bee."