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|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.
|Kate Weare Company||12/05/2013 - 7:30pm||
Raised by a painter and a printmaker, Kate Weare’s deliciously inventive choreography reflects influences from visual art, music, and psychology.
|An Unscripted Minnesota Holiday Presented by Danger Boat Productions||12/05/2013 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm||
This December, the folks who brought you Tales of the Twin Cities, and The Theater of Public Policy, present a theaterical celebration and adventure for the holidays.
|Downsville, WI showing of Inequality For All||12/05/2013 - 7:00pm||
Community showing of the award-winning film Inequality For All, starring Robert Reich. This film explores the problems with income inequality in the US, and what can be done about it.
|Telling Stories for Change||12/05/2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm||
Telling Stories for Change
|Learn to create piñatas! Free workshop from Women from 'Mujeres en Acción y Poder''||12/05/2013 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm||
Parents and their children are invited to learn how piñatas are created, and to construct their own. This workshop will also educate about the origin and history of piñatas for both ceremony or celebration.
|Knot What It Seams at Altered Esthetics||12/05/2013 (All day) - 12/21/2013 (All day)||
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.
|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
|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 | 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.
|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 | 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 | 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 | "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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