Golf Channel's David Feherty Hosts 'Countdown To The Ryder Cup' In MinneapolisAs you may have heard, the Twin Cities will play host to the 2016 Ryder Cup. The premiere golfing event will be held at Hazeltine Sept. 27 through Oct. 2 next year.
MNfusion: Original Broadway Cast Of 'Cinderella' Comes To Minn.About five months ago as I was scrolling through my Facebook feed I found an article my friend had posted about a lesser known version of the musical "Cinderella."
'Cinderella' Opens 2015-2016 Hennepin Theatre Trust SeasonThe 2015-2016 Broadway season at Hennepin Theatre Trust opened Tuesday night with the Oprheum's performance of "Cinderella."
MNfusion: 'Kinky Boots' Is Loud, Proud And A Tubular SensationI'd certainly heard of "Kinky Boots." But aside from title I knew that Harvey Fierstein wrote the script and Cyndi Lauper wrote the music. That was it. Knowing little about the show, and knowing that many newer musicals haven't been met with the best reviews, I was a little skeptical.
MNfusion: Orpheum's Annie Is Classic, ComfortableWhile part of the fun of theater is experiencing an unknown story with new characters and songs, sometimes you just want to be comfortable enough to sing along. The Orpheum's latest production, "Annie," gives audiences that perfect level of comfort.
MNfusion: Orpheum's 'Beauty And The Beast' Enchanting, MagicalThere are few things sadder than re-watching a movie you loved as a child only to find it no longer entertaining. The same can be said for watching adaptations of those beloved stories. Of course, as a child of the early 90s, I am well acquainted with the Disney animated classic "Beauty and the Beast." In fact, it's probably one of my favorite Disney movies of all time.
'Pippin' Has Got Magic To DoThe Tony Award-winning musical "Pippin" is now playing at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Minneapolis. The circus-inspired show won four Tonys in 2013, including Best Musical Revival. The original 1972 Broadway production was directed and choreographed by the legendary Bob Fosse.
Curiocity Q&A: Motown: The Musical's Elijah Ahmad LewisMotown: The Musical is playing now through Dec. 28. Tickets range from $49 to $134. To purchase tickets, or for more information, visit the Orpheum Theatre online.
Curiocity: Q&A With Star Of 'Ghost: The Musical'When it comes to romantic love stories, few tales can compete with the classic film, <em>Ghost</em>. The story of a lost love from beyond the grave returning as a spiritual presence to comfort and protect the woman he loves gives new meaning to one's eternal adoration.
Curiocity: 'Sister Act' Nuns Are Still Cute As SinI'm not Catholic, and I am no longer an aspiring nun, so I have no real knowledge of what vows those entering the convent are supposed to take before pledging their lives to God's service. But I would have to assume that one of them is the vow of modesty.
Curiocity: Q&A With 'Sister Act's' Mother SuperiorIt was 21 years ago when the story of a Reno lounge singer turned convent choir director entered our lives for the better.
Curiocity: MSU Grad, Bismarck Native On Performing In 'Once'Since the 2007 film, people have been enthralled with a little independent Irish film that was made for a mere $150,000. It was shot in less than 20 days but went on to gross more than $20 million worldwide.
Curiocity Review: The Stars Align For 'Peter And The Starcatcher'Before there was a Neverland, before a pirate captain lost an appendage and before there was a John, Michael and Wendy, there was a young boy that yearned for a sense of normalcy. We all know the classic story of Peter Pan -- the leader of a magical world where grown ups aren't allowed and kids can truly be kids.
Curiocity: Peter & The Starcatcher's Recycled, Sustainable SetAs the old saying goes, "one man's trash is another man's treasure." And in the case of a highly anticipated, Tony Award-winning musical, one man's trash is set designer's inspiration.
Curiocity: Mamma Mia's Michael Colavolpe On ABBA, Bell Bottoms<em>Mamma Mia</em> -- the 10th longest running show in Broadway history -- is certainly a favorite among Twin Cities audiences. Whether you're a fan of ABBA, a fan of sequin-encrusted bell bottoms or just a fan of a great love story, this story is sure to bring some warmth into the coldest Minnesota day.