MNfusion: 'Paint Your Wagon' Paints Story Of Love, Hope, CommunityThe curtains are rising on St. Paul's Ordway Center for the Performing Arts 2016 – 2017 theater season. And the first show to grace the stage is Lerner & Loewe's classic musical, "Paint Your Wagon."
Fresh Ink Series Returns For 29th Year At Mpls. Cowles CenterNow in its 29th year, the Fresh Ink Series continues to be a place where playwrights, aspiring or seasoned, can experiment.
MNfusion: Timon From 'The Lion King' Talks Touring For 6 YearsFor the fifth time since it opened 19 years ago, Disney's "The Lion King" is returning to stage at the Orpheum Theatre.
MNfusion: 'Pinocchio' Actress Talks CTC And The Power Of PlayLocal actress Elise Langer, who plays Pinocchio in the CTC's production, talks about the physical challenges playing a boy made out of wood can bring, and how she hopes CTC encourages families to keep make-believing.
MNfusion: 'Bridges Of Madison County' Star Talks MN TourFew stories evoke strong feelings of nostalgia, romance and heartbreak as "The Bridges of Madison County." "Bridges," which shares the story of Francesca and Robert, is thought of by many as one of the greatest love stories from contemporary literature. It has made its mark in on the page, on the screen and, now, on the stage.
MNfusion: 'The Book Of Mormon' Joseph Smith Actor Talks Minneapolis TourSince it opened on Broadway in March 2011, "The Book of Mormon" has been a must-see. Nominated for 13 Tony awards, and winner of nine, the innovative show is returning to the Twin Cities for a second time in just three years.
Mixed Blood To Host 40th Anniversary Gala At Paisley ParkA little under a month after the shocking death of Minnesota's Prince, a local theatre will celebrate its 40th anniversary at the place he called home.
MNfusion: 'Leap Of Faith' Actor Matt Tatone Talks Following Your HeartIt's a cliché. It's trite. It manifests itself in several other over-used phrases such as "things always happen for a reason," and "trust your gut." But, behind every trite cliché is a little bit of truth.
MNfusion: Local Playwrights, Actors Talk Women's Theater FestivalFollowing Women's History Month in March, St. Catherine University created the first-ever Women of Substance Festival. The inaugural theme: "Charting a Course: Women's Journeys."
Minnesota Opera To Premiere 'The Shining' In MayThe new opera is based on Stephen King's 1977 novel.
MNfusion: 'Bullets Over Broadway:' A Quintessential 1920's ComedyEach era has trends that define it. For the 1920's it was jazz, flappers and pleasure. "Bullets Over Broadway" owned this trifecta, and it even threw in a gangster chase scene.
Tickets For $9 At Guthrie's Forthcoming 'Level Nine' InitiativeThe Guthrie Theater plans to make its ninth floor into a theatrical hub to create a dialogue with the audience on today's issues. The Tony-winning Minneapolis theater announced Wednesday it has received a $1 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to underwrite the initiative.