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|A Very Die Hard Christmas Presented by Dana's Boys and Mainly Me Productions||12/08/2013 - 9:00pm - 10:30pm||
Yippee Ki-Yay, Father Christmas! Back by popular demand, it's the return of everyone's favorite Christmas story...
|Illusion Theatre presents "Sweet & Sour Richfield Made In China"||12/08/2013 - 7:00pm||
"Sweet & Sour Richfield – Made In China!" finds Miss Richfield getting ready to take one final Greyhound Bus trip, as the people of Richfield are cutting expenses.
|Heroes Among Us: An Evening with Captain Phillips||12/08/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm||
Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as Captain Richard Phillips offers his take on heroism and the high seas. For five days in April 2009, the world was glued to their TV screens a
|God Rest Ye Scary Gentlemen II-Christmas Ghosts - Four New Stories! Presented by Hardcover Theater||12/08/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm||
What’s Christmas without a few ghosts? Dead folks get up to all kinds of mischief in this fully-staged sequel to last year’s show, featuring four new stories of holiday hauntings.
|Christmas Carol Sing and Potluck||12/08/2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm||
Christmas Carol Sing and Potluck
|Jax Cafe Presents: The Golden Strings Holiday Dinner Show||12/08/2013 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm||
Enjoy an elegant dinner while also enjoying the romantic and seasonal selections of Cliff Brunzell & The Golden Strings.
|Two From Galilee, a dramatic Christmas musical||12/08/2013 - 3:30pm - 12/22/2013 - 3:30pm||
A story of Mary and Joseph- a teenage girl and a young carpenter;alone, frightened, in love and faced with family conflict, a hostile world and an awesome responsibility.
|Revolution Church||12/08/2013 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm||
Revolution strives to provide an all-inclusive space where transparency, honesty, hope and doubt are welcomed and encouraged. It is a place that seeks to embody grace.
|Rimon Artist Salon: Conversations with Etty||12/08/2013 - 2:00pm||
Actor Susan Stein presents excerpts from her one-woman play Etty based on the letters and diaries of Etty Hillesum, a young Dutch woman in the early 1940s, whose intensely searching words reach out
|Prospect Park Community Choir Winter Concert||12/08/2013 - 2:00pm||
An afternoon of merriment and song
|2013 Seward Winter Frolic: Art in the 'hood!||12/08/2013 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm||
The 14th Annual Seward Art Crawl is on! Join us for two days of Culture, Art, Performance, Music, Food, Beverages, and Delight!
|“And the Angels Sang Glory” Advent Concert||12/08/2013 - 11:00am||
Join the Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church Sanctuary Choir, Copper Street Brass and friends for the annual Advent concert: “And the Angels Sang Glory.” Conducted by William Mathis, this holid
|2nd Annual Fair Trade/Union Made Holiday Sale!||12/08/2013 - 10:00am - 4:00pm||
It's back for a second year! More vendors, more great gifts!
|Annual Shop Local Holiday Sale||12/08/2013 - 10:00am - 2:00pm||
It's time for our annual Shop local sales event in Golden Valley.
|VocalEssence Welcome Christmas Concert||12/07/2013 (All day) - 12/15/2013 (All day)||
|Jewelry Artist Vicente Agor to Visit Max's for Trunk Show||12/06/2013 - 10:00am - 12/08/2013 - 5:00pm||
Jewelry artist Vicente Agor will return to Max’s at The Shops at Excelsior & Grand for a trunk showing of his stunning collection Dece
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Youth Performance Company Presents "Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells"||12/06/2013 (All day) - 12/22/2013 (All day)||
In Junie B. Jones’ world, things are very clear – Christmas means you get presents, elf costumes are awesome, and May is a blabbermouth tattletale. Things are going well, until Junie B.
|"A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol" at the New Century Theatre||12/06/2013 (All day) - 01/05/2014 (All day)||
A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol is the SMASH HIT sequel to the award-winning musical comedy, Don't Hug Me.
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Pioneer Place Theatre Company Presents "Laughing All the Way"||12/06/2013 (All day) - 12/08/2013 (All day)||
Laughing All The Way IV: We Won’t Go Until We Get Some! The fourth installment of our locally written and produced holiday musical comedy is back!
|THEATER ALL YEAR | SteppingStone Theatre Presents "Best Christmas Pageant Ever"||12/06/2013 (All day) - 12/23/2013 (All day)||
“Shazaaaam!” When the Angel of the Lord speaks, people listen!
Especially when that angel is Gladys Herdman, the youngest, meanest and bitey-est of the whole Herdman
|Never the Sinner by John Logan||12/05/2013 - 8:00pm - 12/22/2013 - 5:00pm||
John Logan's "Never the Sinner" is the shocking true story of Lovers and Murderers Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb.
|The Magic Dreidels||12/05/2013 (All day) - 12/20/2013 (All day)||
This charming and magical play for the whole family explores the cultural traditions of Hanukkah and the all-encompassing themes of kindness and friendship.
|Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company presents "The Magic Dreidels"||12/05/2013 (All day) - 12/20/2013 (All day)||
A treat for the entire family, this play explores the cultural traditions of Hanukkah and the universal themes of sharing, compassion, and friendship.
|Knot What It Seams at Altered Esthetics||12/05/2013 (All day) - 12/21/2013 (All day)||
NewBridge Theatre Company’s Christmas Carol is Back by Popular Demand; And With a $10,000 MRAC Grant, This Time It’s Bigger and Better!
11/29/2013 - 8:00pm - 12/22/2013 - 8:00pm
Hasting, MN- Christmas time is on its way, and with that means making gingerbread houses, baking cooking, singing carols, and spending time with friends & family. NewBridge Theatre Compan
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Open Window Theatre Presents "A Christmas Pudding"||11/29/2013 (All day) - 12/29/2013 (All day)||
A Christmas Pudding provides a perfect full evening of entertainment to warm hearts, stir memories and provoke laughter during the holiday season.
|WORDS BY… Ira Gershwin and the Great American Songbook||11/29/2013 (All day) - 12/29/2013 (All day)||
Meet the man behind the lyrics you live.
|Viva Noel: A Holiday Cirque||11/29/2013 (All day) - 12/15/2013 (All day)||
Pushing the boundaries of imagination, Viva Noel – A Holiday Cirque! showcases the talents of aerialists, jugglers, contortionists, dancers, vocalists and more.
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Commonweal Theatre Company Presents "The Last Night of Ballyhoo"||11/25/2013 (All day) - 12/22/2013 (All day)||
From the author of Driving Miss Daisy comes a charming holiday comedy about an Atlanta family in 1939. Gone with the Wind is about to premiere, rumors of war a
|History Theatre presents "Christmas of Swing"||11/23/2013 (All day) - 12/22/2013 (All day)||
Back by popular demand with a bigger band!
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Yellow Tree Theatre Presents "Miracle on Christmas Lake"||11/22/2013 (All day) - 12/29/2013 (All day)||
The original zany and heart-warming Miracle on Christmas Lake returns this holiday season!
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Stages Theatre Company Presents "Llama Llama Holiday Drama"||11/22/2013 (All day) - 12/29/2013 (All day)||
"Llama Llama holidays. Jingle music. Lights ablaze. How long till that special date?
|A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol||11/22/2013 (All day) - 01/05/2014 (All day)||
A DON'T HUG ME CHRISTMAS CAROL is a hilarious Minnesota spoof of Charles Dickens' classic story, "A Christmas Carol.
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Walking Shadow Theatre Company Presents "The Sexual Life of Savages"||11/22/2013 (All day) - 12/14/2013 (All day)||
So... how many people have you slept with? Hal discovers that his girlfriend is more experienced than he thought... and then he really screws things up.
|THEATER ALL YEAR | "Triple Espresso" at Music Box Theatre||11/21/2013 (All day) - 01/19/2014 (All day)||
Triple Espresso tells the irresistible story of a comedy trio going for their big break, only to have their hopes dashed over and over on the rocks of one magnificently funn
|"A Christmas Carol" at the Guthrie Theater||11/14/2013 (All day) - 12/29/2013 (All day)||
A miserly and miserable man, Ebenezer Scrooge greets each Christmas with a “bah humbug,” until he is visited one Christmas Eve by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present and Christmas Futur
|THEATER ALL YEAR | Jungle Theater Presents "Driving Miss Daisy"||11/08/2013 (All day) - 12/22/2013 (All day)||
Mr. Uhry's Pulitzer Prize-winning play is a searing, funny and ultimately hopeful meditation on race relations in America. This family drama is set in Atlanta, Georgia from 1948 - 1973.
|THEATER ALL YEAR | "I Saw Daddy Marry Santa Claus" at the Brave New Workshop||11/07/2013 (All day) - 02/01/2014 (All day)||
Hot on the heels of BNW's 2012's smash holiday hit, "Fifty Shades of White: A Minnesota XXXmas," the BNW's 2013 holiday show sets its satirical sights on some of the year's hottest top
|"Claes Oldenburg: The Sixties" at the Walker Art Center||09/22/2013 (All day) - 01/12/2014 (All day)||
This is the largest exhibition to date to focus on the early work of one of Pop’s most widely admired artists.
|Allen Downs: Two Films at the Walker||07/02/2013 (All day) - 12/31/2013 (All day)||
Filmmaker Allen Downs taught at the University of Minnesota from 1955 to 1977 and helped shape filmmaking and media arts in the Twin Cities.
|"Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed" at the Science Museum of Minnesota||06/21/2013 (All day) - 01/05/2014 (All day)||
In Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed, Science Museum of Minnesota visitors will discover what archaeologists know about the ancient Maya, as well as the unresolved question
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