theatrical musings in Minnesota and beyond
Thursday, January 18, 2018
"The Last Five Years" at Artistry
If you're a musical theater nerd, I don't need to tell you what an ingenious piece Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years i...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
"Ishmael" at Jungle Theater
"I wanted to bring you a rollicking tale for a long winter's night." - Sarah Rasmussen, Artistic Director "This is...
Monday, January 15, 2018
"A Steady Rain" at Gremlin Theatre
For their second show in their new space ( which has hosted several other theater companies in the past six months ), Gremlin Theatre is p...
Sunday, January 14, 2018
The History Theatre's of New Works Festival "Raw Stages" 2018
I love the History Theatre for their dedication to producing new works of theater about true events and people in Minnesota history, which...
A Reading of the New Musical "Delgadina" at Strike Theater
Last week was a great week for readings. First, I saw the second play in the Playwrights' Center Ruth Easton Series ( continuing the ...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
The Ruth Easton New Play Series at Playwrights' Center
In 2017 I attended 9 readings of new works at the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis, by far the most readings I have attended in on...
"Musical Mondays" at LUSH, January 2018
New location, same great entertainment. The monthly cabaret series formerly known as "Musical Mondays at Hell's Kitchen" has...
Sunday, January 7, 2018
"Rhinoceros" at Theatre in the Round
What a year it's been, friends! How fitting that my first #TCTheater show of 2018 is the same as one I saw in January last year, and i...
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Most Popular Posts of 2017
Another thing I like to do at the end of the year is look back and see what came out on top on Cherry and Spoon, in terms of page views. Her...
Monday, January 1, 2018
My 2017 #TCTheater Favorites
Well here we are again friends, the end of another excellent year of #TCTheater. 2017 marks the first year that I didn't increase my t...
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
"Myron Johnson's Nutcracker (not so) Suite" by James Sewell Ballet at the Cowles Center
A few weeks ago, the Twin Cities Theater Bloggers were invited to a backstage tour of the Cowles Center, new home of Myron Johnson's 3...
Saturday, December 23, 2017
"Christmas Storiessz V: Silent Night" by Sheep Theater at the Southern Theater
There's no better way to spend Christmas Eve Eve Eve than at an irreverent, ridiculous, super fun show by Sheep Theater. This is their...
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