Children's Theatre Company Presents 'Elephant & Piggie We Are In A Play!'
MNfusion: CTC's Shinah Brashears Talks Upcoming 'Elephant & Piggie'Local CTC actress Shinah Brashears, who plays Piggie, spoke about how she joined the tour, what it's like to perform in her home town and how the two characters emulate one of Minnesota’s most popular cartoons – Peanuts.
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.
CTC Closes Season With 'Diary Of A Wimpy Kid The Musical'The Children's Theatre Company of Minneapolis will end its 2015 – 2016 season with "Dairy of a Wimpy Kid the Musical."
MNfusion: Colorful, Fun 'Animal Dance' Perfect For Young Audiences"Animal Dance" is a fun, furry and friendly show. It's welcoming environment, easy language and colorful elements make it a perfect show for any parent unsure if their child is ready to handle going to the theater.
MNfusion: 2015 Ivey Award Winner Mikell Sapp Talks 'The Snowy Day'While there may not be much on the ground, Minneapolis Children's Theatre Company is making it snow inside this winter. CTC is presenting the world premiere stage adaptation of "The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats."
The Children's Theatre Company Presents 'The Frog Bride'"The Frog Bride" opens January 12 and runs through February 28. Tickets cost $10 to $48. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the Children's Theatre Company online.
Another Lawsuit Filed Against Children’s Theatre, Former ActorAnother former child actor is suing the Children’s Theatre Company and a Minneapolis businessman she says abused her in the early 1980s.
Lawsuits Accuse Former Children's Theatre Actor, Teacher Of Sexual AssaultTwo former student actors at the Children's Theatre Company have filed suit against the theatre, co-founder John Clark Donahue and Minneapolis businessman Jason McLean. The lawsuit alleges McLean sexually assaulted a female student in 1983, when she was 15 years old.
Children's Theatre Company Presents 'The Wizard Of Oz'"The Wizard of Oz" is open now through January 10, 2016 at the Children's Theatre Company. Tickets cost $10 – $60. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the Children's Theatre Company online.
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: Actors' Physicality Makes CTC's 'The Jungle Book' Come AliveWhile the audience has to suspend their disbelief to a certain extent, if they are able to do so even the tiniest bit the actors carry you the rest of the way.