From the get-go, fresh-faced, wide-eyed young men in crisp white shirts and perfectly tightened black ties promised to share the story of a book — a book that would change our lives. Well, mission accomplished, boys.
Didn’t score tickets to the sold-out debut of “The Book of Mormon” in February? Well, you’re not totally out of luck.
Drag queens, the Australian outback, sequins, head dresses and oh yes, drag queens. This, in a nutshell, describes the fabulous musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, which heads to the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis Jan. 8-13.
The scam artist who inspired the movie and Broadway musical “Catch Me If You Can” will be in Minneapolis next week.
For a tale that’s old as time, Beauty and the Beast never feels timeworn. As one of the classic stories from the Disney vault, this charming storyline proves once and again that it’s a favorite for a reason.
A line of fans snaked around the Orpheum Theatre on Hennepin Avenue Friday afternoon. Broadway fans couldn’t wait to get their hands on “Book of Mormon” tickets.
Perhaps best known for his work in the 80s CBS sitcom, “Newhart,” Minneapolis actor Tony Papenfuss has perfected the art of comedic timing.
Macy’s Glamorama 2012 salutes the music of the British Invasion Friday night in downtown Minneapolis.
As it turns out, some of the best entertainment doesn’t need to rely on fancy costumes, individual stars or even words. As the Blue Man Group proved on Friday night, you don’t need much to wow an audience.
Minnesota is home to a thriving cultural scene, not least of which is the opportunity to see the ballet regularly. Refer to this list of top picks and consider checking out your local ballet scene.
This year’s Glamorama event will head overseas for inspiration. The annual Macy’s event announced the theme for this year’s gala will be British Invasion — the Music Then, the Fashion Now.
By presidential decree in 1914, the second Sunday in May is an official holiday celebrating mothers and their unique contribution to our lives. As part of celebrating Mother’s Day, many people search for just the right gift for the special lady in their lives.
Fans of “Judy Blue Eyes” will be singing “Doo-doo-doo-doo-doo, doo doo doo-doo-doo-doo” when the trio takes the state at the Orpheum Theatre this summer.
Never before has a musical evoked such a strong desire to headbang from my seat.
The Hennepin Theatre Trust’s new 2012-13 Broadway Across America season has been announced and includes the ever-popular musical, “The Book of Mormon.”
There’s something to be said about a show that has the ability to garner applause and evoke an audience’s emotions, all within the first two minutes of the performance.
When “Disney’s The Lion King” roars back onto the Minneapolis stage, it’ll be a homecoming of sorts for more than one cast member.
It seems a little ridiculous that the 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables just so happens to be my first experience with the world’s longest running musical but as they say, some things are worth the wait.
In order to earn the title, “Cake Boss,” you better know what you’re doing and be darn good at it.
Back by popular demand, Jerry Seinfeld is once again going back to his roots and returning to the stage.
“West Side Story” is a Broadway battleship with an endless artillery of showtune shells, not a single one of which fails to detonate. To my tastes, it is the greatest Broadway musical ever written.
It’s more than an understatement to say my knowledge of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons was a bit scarce. Beyond memories of seeing my dad working in the garage and jamming out to “Working My Way Back to You,” I didn’t know anything about this legendary group.
One of the most popular shows at the Orpheum Theatre starts up Thursday night. “Jersey Boys” will make its debut and go through May 8.
Get ready, Minneapolis. Your 15 minutes of fame is approaching.
A revival of the original 1967 show, “Hair” is all about the teen rebellion of that era — from sex and drugs to rock ‘n’ roll and the ultimate sense of doing what feels good.