theatrical musings in Minnesota and beyond
Saturday, July 20, 2019
"Samuel J. and K." at Gremlin Theatre
"A sports play written by Mat Smart? I'm in! (See also Tinker to Evers to Chance .)" I wrote this on Instagram last night, b...
Friday, July 19, 2019
"The Merry Wives of Windsor" by Classical Actors Ensemble at Tony Schmidt Regional Park
Summer in Minnesota means outdoor theater. Every year, Classical Actors Ensemble braves the elements (which last night included excessive...
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
2019 Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona
Last weekend I attended the Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona for the second year in a row. I had such a great time with my fel...
Saturday, July 13, 2019
"Legally Blonde" at Lyric Arts
Oh my God! Oh my God, you guys*!! Lyric Arts' production of Legally Blonde is so much fun! I recently wrote that Jefferson Township S...
Thursday, July 11, 2019
"What Would Crazy Horse Do?" by Turtle Theater Collective at Mixed Blood Theatre
" The Turtle Theater Collective is committed to producing high-quality, contemporary work that explores Native experiences and subve...
Monday, July 1, 2019
"George" by Sheep Theater at Phoenix Theater
Celebrate Independence Day with Sheep Theater, who is bringing back their delightfully wacky original comedy George for the July 4th week...
Sunday, June 30, 2019
"The Pillowman" by Theatre Coup d'Etat at SpringHouse Ministry Center
Theatre Coup d'Etat's production of The Pillowman is the third play by Irish playwright Martin McDonagh that I've seen, and ...
"Guys and Dolls" at the Guthrie Theater
So here's the thing, my #TCTheater friends. The Guthrie Theater's production of the 1950 classic musical Guys and Dolls is specta...
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
"Jefferson Township Sparkling Junior Talent Pageant" at Park Square Theatre
This summer, Park Square Theatre is all about supporting new works of music-theater created right here in #TCTheater. Last weekend saw th...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
"The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" on tour at the Ordway
Friends, when I heard that something called The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical was coming to the Ordway , I had no idea what...
Sunday, June 16, 2019
"The Rinky Dink Show! What Kind of Rinky Dink Show is This?" at Bryant Lake Bowl
There's a new group in #TCTheater called Rinky Dink Operations - a collection of very funny people you many know from the Fringe or v...
Friday, June 14, 2019
Fresh Ink: New Works at Illusion Theater
Every summer, Illusion Theater presents readings of new works. It's been way too long since I attended a "Fresh Ink" readi...
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