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Head Of The Guthrie Theater To Depart After 2 Decades

To see the legacy Joe Dowling is leaving after 20 years as artistic director of one of the nation’s premier regional theaters, look no further than the Mississippi River.

04/30/2015

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Guthrie Announces 1st Season Under New Artistic Director

The Guthrie Theater will feature Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird,” the Marx Brothers romp “The Cocoanuts,” and Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “South Pacific” in its first season in 20 years under a new artistic director, the theater announced Wednesday.

04/29/2015

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Guthrie Theater To Bid Farewell To Dowling With June 6 Gala

The Guthrie Theater will say goodbye to longtime leader Joe Dowling with a gala tribute on June 6. “All the World’s a Stage” will celebrate Dowling’s 20 years at the helm of the Tony Award-winning Minneapolis theater.

04/08/2015

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Guthrie Theater Names UNC’s Haj Artistic Director

The Guthrie Theater is about to announce a new artistic director to take over for the retiring Joe Dowling. The Tony Award-winning regional theater in Minneapolis will name its new director Tuesday with staff, subscribers and donors on hand.

02/17/2015

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‘Juno,’ ‘Crucible’ In Dowling’s Last Guthrie Year

After running the renowned Guthrie Theater for 20 years, Joe Dowling plans to revive some of his favorite plays, stage new works and produce a classic American musical as part of his final season, the theater announced Thursday.

04/10/2014

Mad Men

Local ‘Mad Men’ Star Returns To Guthrie Stage

To find their Mr. Darcy, the Guthrie Theater in Minnesota has turned to a Mad Man. Vincent Kartheiser, who plays the malcontent Pete Campbell on AMC’s “Mad Men,” will star this summer in a new Guthrie production of “Pride and Prejudice” as the brooding hero of Jane Austen’s most famous novel.

05/17/2013

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Best Directors In The Local Theater Scene In Minnesota

A few local directors have withstood the test of time creating an abundance of high-quality shows.

03/25/2013

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Hampton To Join Dowling On Guthrie Stage For Talk

British playwright Christopher Hampton will be on stage at the Guthrie Theater in more ways than one.

10/13/2012

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Guthrie To Announce New Season In Live Webcast

The Guthrie Theater will announce its new season during a live webcast.

04/16/2011

Center Stage – 8/1/10

Rohan Preston makes his weekly visit to preview the upcoming run of The Gospel at Colonus, as well as the Guthrie Theatre extending the contract of artistic director Joe Dowling. Sample Night Live is back […]

08/02/2010