Arts & Culture

MNfusion: Disney's 'The Little Mermaid' Swims To New HeightsThe increased technology and invention used in live theater helps some stories come to the stage that would have otherwise never been told. One of these is *Disney's "The Little Mermaid."
Best Halloween-Themed Events In MinnesotaGet in the Halloween spirit!
Lowertown Shines During St. Paul Art CrawlThe St. Paul Art Crawl is back again this weekend. The St. Paul Art Collective has been putting this event on since 1991. It features more than 300 artists at 28 buildings, and around 20,000 people check it out each year.
MNfusion: Broadway Songbook Returns For Ordway's 15-16 SeasonThere's more that goes on behind the doors of St. Paul's Ordway Center for the Performing Arts than just music. While it presents stunning theatrical performances, beautiful opera and orchestral music and a glimpse of artists around the world, it also teaches audiences and fosters creativity.
MNfusion: Tour Of Mpls. St. Paul Mag ASID 2015 Showcase HomeFrom hayrides to apple picking to leaf peeping, there are many ways to enjoy the fall season. But for those interested in tantalizing their senses in a different way, the Mpls. St. Paul Magazine ASID MN Showcase Home is in its final weekend of tours.
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.
Best Ways To Get Involved With Breast Cancer Awareness Month In MinnesotaOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Making strides against breast cancer starts with one small step.
MNfusion: 'Always & Forever' Closes Out Illusion's 40th SeasonOn Sunday evening, the Illusion Theater closed out its 40th season with the beloved musical, "Always and Forever."
Fall Theater Preview In MinnesotaAutumn has arrived, and with it some of the finest theater performances west of Broadway.
MNfusion: Chicago Writers Bring Minnesota To Spotlight In 'Realish Housewives Of Edina'There's never been a "Top Chef: Twin Cities" or "Real World: Duluth," despite the reality TV gold that would be created by out-of-towners handling our winters. But thanks to a pair of writers from the very visible city that acts as the representative of the Midwest to those in the coasts (Chicago), we now have our very own "Real Housewives."
Best Places For Guitar Lessons In MinnesotaLearn more than "Stairway To Heaven" on the guitar this year.
Hautman Brothers Finish 1-2-3 In Prestigious Art ContestThree Minnesota brothers have hit the trifecta of the wildlife art world, taking the top three spots in the prestigious Federal Duck Stamp art contest. Joseph Hautman, of Plymouth, won with his painting of a pair of trumpeter swans.