Things to Do in Minneapolis and St. Paul

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Tuesday, April 21 2015

MayDay Public Workshop 04/21/2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

MayDay Public Workshops

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Once Upon a Crime reading and signing for THE RAVENS 04/21/2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Once Upon a Crime bookstore in Minneapolis will welcome Norwegian author Vidar Sundstøl for a Q&A, reading, and signing for his newest and last book in the Minnesota Trilogy, The Raven

Café Scientifique 04/21/2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Presented by the Bell Museum of Natural History


Google Tools at Maplewood Library - Pre-registration required 04/21/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Learn about products and services (often free) Google has developed to aid in collaboration, accessibility and business marketing.

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.

Chicago Avenue Project: Elvis Has Left the Building 04/20/2015 (All day) - 04/21/2015 (All day)

Pillsbury House Theatre’s award-winning Chicago Avenue Project presents Elvis Has Left the Building, featuring nine original, short plays written by professional pl

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!


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?

Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival 04/09/2015 (All day) - 04/25/2015 (All day)

Presented every April, the MSPIFF is the largest spring arts event in the region, exhibiting more than 200 films from some 70 countries each year and drawing audiences of 40,000+.

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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