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.
'The Book Of Mormon' Opens At Orpheum Theatre"The Book Of Mormon" opens Tuesday, May 10. It runs through Sunday, May 29. Tickets cost $49 to $154. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the Hennepin Theatre Trust online.
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.
'Leap Of Faith' Now Playing At New Century Theatre"Leap Of Faith" opens Friday, April 29. It will play through May 22 at the New Century Theatre. Tickets cost $25 – $30. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit Hennepin Theatre Trust online.
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: 'Buyer & Cellar' Fails To Sell Its PerformanceAs many an actor knows, a production is only as good as the story it's telling. Glamorous sets, elaborate costumes and talented actors can only do so much when a script is subpar. This has been seen time and time again, even with actors and big as Barbra Streisand.
'If/Then' Comes To Minneapolis’ Orpheum TheatreThe latest musical to grace the Orpheum Theatre's stage is "If/Then." The musical explores the relationship between choice and chance, and looks at how much of a role fate really plays in our lives.
Extra! Extra! 'Newsies' Opens At Orpheum Theatre"Newsies" runs from February 9 – 14 at the Orpheum Theatre. Tickets cost $39 to $139. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the Hennepin Theatre Trust online.
Hennepin Theater Trust Announces 2016-2017 SeasonMinneapolis' Hennepin Theater Trust has announced the shows coming for the 2016-2017 season!
MNfusion: 'Gentleman's Guide' Is Cheeky, Mischievous FunA delightful, humorous tale of love and revenge, the 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical was quirky, fun and original. Set in the 1900s, the musical tells the story of Monty Navarro. Navarro is a poor man who learns upon his mother's death that he is a D'Ysquith, a royal family in England. Navarro is ninth in line to become earl, but this fact is not acknowledged by the D'Ysquith family for they disowned his mother when she married his father.
MNfusion: Blue Man Ethan Golub Talks Blue Man GroupNow, that show is coming to the Twin Cities. Blue Man Productions presents Blue Man Group at the Orpheum Theatre on Friday, Dec. 18. One of the blue men themselves, Ethan Golub, took some time to chat with me about what it's like to be the man behind the blue.
MNfusion: Creating The Costumes For 'Cirque Dreams Holidaze'This holiday season, Cirque Production is bringing its holiday theme show, Cirque Dreams Holidaze, to the Twin Cities. What always strikes me about these types of shows is how easy the performers make each act look, even when I know how difficult it truly is.