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Sunday, April 26 2015

Jazz Noir Live Broadcast presents “Morning Follows Night” 04/26/2015 - 8:00pm

For those who long for "the grand old days" of radio, Jazz88 KBEM presents the next installment of Jazz Noir, an original radio drama series complete with live voice actors and musicians i

Mixed Blood presents 55454 Series: "Hijab Tube" 04/26/2015 - 7:30pm

In this 45 minute family show, a young Muslim woman tries to decide whether or not to wear hijab in the United States.

The Local Music Scene Presents Charlie Van Stee of VAN STEE 04/26/2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The last Sunday of the month, a local guest musician is interviewed and performs.

Jazz Noir Live Broadcast presents “Morning Follows Night” 04/26/2015 - 5:00pm

For those who long for "the grand old days" of radio, Jazz88 KBEM presents the next installment of Jazz Noir, an original radio drama series complete with live voice actors and musicians i

Common Good Books event for WE KNOW HOW THIS ENDS 04/26/2015 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Common Good Books in St. Paul will host a talk and book signing for We Know How This Ends: Living while Dying by Bruce H.

Spaghetti dinner and silent auction 04/26/2015 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Please attend our dinner and silent auction. Grandstay Hotel in Apple Valley.

Century College Theatre Presents "Macbeth" 04/26/2015 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us in the West Campus Theatre for Century College's production of  "Macbeth". 

Bedlam Theatre presents "Down Below, or the Womb of the Worlds: A Shadow Opera" 04/26/2015 (All day)

We welcome Erik Ruin back to Minnesota for Down Below, or the Womb of the Worlds: A Shadow Opera, a feature-length performance based on the life and work of British-born Mexic

REAL TRAP SHIT ft. Mayhem, Ricky Remedy, CFANS, stereoGO & MORE 04/25/2015 - 8:00pm - 04/26/2015 - 8:00pm

It's that time again...

Real Trap Shit is BACK with its 9th installment!! 

This time, featuring...

Carmen 04/25/2015 - 7:30pm - 05/10/2015 - 2:00pm

The smoldering femme fatale, Carmen, is one of the most captivating heroines in all of opera.

Carousel 04/24/2015 - 7:30pm - 04/26/2015 - 2:00pm

Carousel has captivated audiences around the world with the powerful love story of innocent young millworker Julie Jordan and swaggering carousel barker Billy Bigelow.

THEATER ALL YEAR | Pioneer Place of Fifth Theatre presents "Red, White & Tuna" 04/24/2015 (All day) - 04/26/2015 (All day)

The much anticipated third installment in the Tuna trilogy takes the audience through another satirical ride into the hearts and minds of the polyester-clad citizens of Texas’ third smallest

Happy Days - A New Musical 04/24/2015 (All day) - 05/17/2015 (All day)

The New York Daily News wrote "If you like Grease you will love Happy Days.

"Detroit '67" at Penumbra Theatre 04/23/2015 (All day) - 05/17/2015 (All day)

When their parents died, Chelle and Lank inherited their childhood home in Detroit, Michigan.

Illusion Theater presents "For the Loyal" 04/23/2015 (All day) - 05/16/2015 (All day)

Toby and Mia are graduate students with a baby on the way.

Interact presents "Plotholes: A Fool's Foibles" 04/23/2015 (All day) - 05/16/2015 (All day)

A new ensemble-created Bouffon Clown piece (with songs) directed by Jon Ferguson, with music and lyrics by Aaron Gabriel

Children's Theatre Company presents "Peter Pan the Musical" 04/21/2015 (All day) - 06/21/2015 (All day)

Fly to the second star to the right and straight on ’til morning—but keep an eye out for lost boys, vicious pirates and one ravenous crocodile.

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company presents "Jericho" 04/18/2015 (All day) - 05/10/2015 (All day)

This powerful new play looks at four thirty-something New Yorkers as they navigate the emotional aftermath of September 11.

Down Below, or the Womb of the Worlds: A Shadow Opera 04/17/2015 - 8:00pm - 04/26/2015 - 8:00pm

Down Below, or the Womb of the Worlds: A Shadow Opera is a feature-length performance based on the life and work of Leonora Carrington, a British-born Mexican, one of the g

HAPGOOD By Tom Stoppard 04/17/2015 - 7:30pm - 05/02/2015 - 7:30pm
Friday, 4/17, 7:30pm **opening night reception

Saturday, 4/18, 7:30pm

Mixed Blood Theatre presents "Pussy Valley" 04/17/2015 (All day) - 05/10/2015 (All day)

Centering on the lives of four strippers and propelled by the poetry and athleticism of live pole dancing, Pussy Valley is a profound exploration of the African American, white,

THEATER ALL YEAR | Yellow Tree Theatre presents "Next to Normal" 04/17/2015 (All day) - 05/17/2015 (All day)

Diana Goodman has the perfect suburban life complete with a loving husband, son and daughter.

Blue Stockings 04/15/2015 - 7:30pm - 04/26/2015 - 7:30pm

Which would you choose: Love or Knowledge? Blue Stockings, a new play by Jessica Swale, asks this provocative question.

Yoga Spring Cleanse 04/12/2015 (All day) - 05/10/2015 (All day)

Our gentle 4-week Ayurvedic cleanse gradually builds week-to-week so you cultivate long-lasting habits for deep health and wellness.

International Pop at the Walker Art Center 04/11/2015 (All day) - 08/29/2015 (All day)

Organized by the Walker Art Center, International Pop chronicles the global emergence of Pop art from the 1950s through the early 1970s.

will you still love me, tomorrow 04/10/2015 - 8:00pm - 04/26/2015 - 7:00pm

When panic grips a city plagued by violence, its residents turn on each other.

Morris Park Players Presents Willy Wonka! 04/10/2015 - 7:30pm - 04/26/2015 - 2:00pm

Morris Park Players Presents Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka!

Performances 

April 10, 17, 18, 24, 25 at 7:30pm

April 11, 19, 26 at 2pm

Nominate an Outstanding Veteran for the 2015 Veterans' Voices Award 04/10/2015 - 5:30pm - 06/15/2015 - 11:59pm

Know an amazing Veteran? Nominate them for the 2015 Veterans' Voices Award.

The Chameleon Theatre Circle presents "Jesus Christ Superstar" 04/10/2015 (All day) - 04/26/2015 (All day)

If you strip away the myth from the man, can you see where we all soon will be?

Me(me) 04/09/2015 (All day) - 05/31/2015 (All day)

ME(me) is a multidisciplinary art exhibition featuring work by artists age 12-20, curated by Intermedia Arts' Youth Leadership Council.

ME(me): Youth Art Exhibition 04/09/2015 (All day) - 05/30/2015 (All day)

ME(me) is a multidisciplinary art exhibition featuring work by artists age 12-20, curated by Intermedia Arts' Youth Leadership Council.

Romance in Soviet Art 04/04/2015 (All day) - 09/20/2015 (All day)

The Museum of Russian Art presents the exhibition will feature approximately forty paintings covering the themes of love and marriage reflected through the lens of art.

THEATER ALL YEAR | Jungle Theater presents "And the World Goes ‘Round" 04/03/2015 (All day) - 05/24/2015 (All day)

This show takes off like a shot and rarely descends to earth thereafter!  When a Kander and Ebb heroine cries out “Sometimes you’re happy and sometimes you’re sad, but the world goes ‘round,”

Theatre Coup d'Etat presents 'Art' 03/27/2015 (All day) - 05/20/2015 (All day)

MINNEAPOLIS Winner of the Tony Award for Best Play and Olivier Award for Best Comedy, 'Art' begins by asking an age-old question - what IS art?

They Played for the Love of the Game: Adding to the Legacy of Minnesota Black Baseball 03/16/2015 (All day) - 06/07/2015 (All day)

Created by Ramsey County Historical Society and Guest Curator, Frank White, this exhibit tells the story of Twin Cities baseball players through extensive research and interviews with local players

Leaders of The New Millennium for Latinas 03/13/2015 (All day) - 10/13/2015 (All day)

Leaders of the New Millennium (LNM) for Latinas, brings together Latina women to build on their leadership competencies and enhance their leadership voice in their workplace, community and personal

"Mary Poppins" at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres 03/11/2015 (All day) - 08/29/2015 (All day)

Based upon the iconic Disney film, MARY POPPINS is a family musical featuring breathtaking dance numbers and unforgettable songs including: “Chim Chim Cher-ee,” “A Spoonful of Sugar

Creepy Crawly: An entomological investigation of textile pattern 03/06/2015 (All day) - 05/16/2015 (All day)

Textile Center presents:

Creepy Crawly: An entomological investigation of textile pattern

By Artist Jennifer Angus

March 6 - May 16, 2015

Thursday Morning 7am Weekly Yoga Asana & Meditation Class at Big River Yoga 02/19/2015 (All day) - 04/30/2015 (All day)

Join us each Thursday morning beginning at 7am for an asana practice (mixed level yoga) to prepare for breath work (pranayama) and 20 minutes of meditation.

Modern Spirit: The Art of George Morrison 02/14/2015 (All day) - 04/26/2015 (All day)

Modern Spirit: The Art of George Morrison is an exhibition of approximately 80 drawings, paintings, prints, and sculptures by an important Native American modernist organized by

THEATER ALL YEAR | Brave New Workshop presents "Fifty Shades of Gravy" 02/13/2015 (All day) - 05/02/2015 (All day)

In "Fifty Shades of Gravy," the cast of the BNW will be doing  what it does best: Plumbing the depths of human stupidity, from politics to pop culture to poorly written erotica bestselle

75 Gifts for 75 Years at the Walker Art Center 02/05/2015 (All day) - 08/02/2015 (All day)

One of several exhibitions marking the occasion of the Walker’s 75th anniversary, this presentation focuses on the vital role that gifts of art have played in building the collection througho

Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit at Minnesota Children's Museum 01/31/2015 (All day) - 05/31/2015 (All day)

C’mon, scientists! Get hands-on in the Super Fab Lab with Sid and friends as you discover the extraordinary scientific secrets hidden in our ordinary world.

Creativity Jam at Minnesota Children's Museum 01/17/2015 (All day) - 05/10/2015 (All day)

Designed to spark creativity and imagination, Creativity Jam engages visitors in a multi-sensory landscape of lights, materials and media.

Fox Smoulder's Incorrigible & Intimate CD Release Party 01/16/2015 (All day) - 10/16/2015 (All day)

Fox Smoulder brings you the Incorrigible & Intimate cd release party!  There will be the erotic poetry Fox is known for, Sarah Holiday and Melora Moxie with the sexy bury goodness they are

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