The Soul of Gershwin: The Musical Journey of an American Klezmer

Park Square Theatre

Dec 3, 2016 - Dec 31, 2016

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Back by popular demand! This soulful play takes you back to early 1900s New York City— a creative melding of different cultures that created our distinctive “American Songbook.” George Gershwin himself, joined by three stunning singers and a fantastic band, reveals the folk songs, blues, jazz, Yiddish theatre, cantor chants, and opera that fused into songs like “I Got...

View event details

Million Dollar Quartet

Old Log Theatre

Dec 3, 2016 - Jan 21, 2017

This event occurs weekly, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Regional Premiere of The Tony® Award Winning musical, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET.  Set on December 4, 1956, when an extraordinary twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest jam sessions ever. MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET brings that legendary December night to life with an irresistible...

View event details

The Happy Elf

Lakeshore Players Theatre

Dec 3, 2016 - Dec 18, 2016

This event occurs weekly, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The Happy Elf Get two scoops of Christmas in Harry Connick, Jr.’s holiday musical treat. DECEMBER 1-18, 2016 Directed by Paul Reyburn Grammy Award-winning composer and lyricist Harry Connick Jr. brings us the tale of Eubie the Elf. In The Happy Elf, Eubie is on a mission to spread Christmas cheer everywhere he goes, including Bluesville—a town on Santa’s naughty list… and now,...

View event details


Northrop at the University of Minnesota

Dec 3, 2016

Come hang out with Arin and Danny for a live episode of Game Grumps!! The two will be playing games, making jokes and having a blast in front of a live audience; ending the night with a super sensual Q&A session!

View event details

A Christmas Carol

Commonweal Theatre Co.

Dec 3, 2016 - Dec 20, 2016

Our creative new take on the holiday classic gives that “squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching, covetous, old sinner” Ebenezer Scrooge one final chance to open his heart. Full of hope, enchantment, the chilling arrival of spirits and several “Humbugs,” this classic tale is a valuable reminder of the power of love. Gather your family and friends and celebrate the season...

View event details

Triple Espresso

New Century Theatre

Dec 3, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

It’s 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 funny failure after another. Singer/pianist Hugh Butternut, magician Buzz Maxwell and comic Bobby Bean reluctantly reveal the details in a high-energy joy ride that will make you laugh and laugh and laugh!

View event details

The Jaztronauts, the group with the strong vocal harmonies, solid jazz chops and cool vintage suits are helping you swing into the  holiday season!  Buckle up as these four wise men take you for a swing-tastic rocket-ride through the outer Santa-sphere; Destination Swingsville!! $12 - General $9 - Students and Military ($12 includes a lesson, $9 for just the dance) 7:30 - Swing dance...

View event details

Jimmy Eat World - Skyway Theatre

Skyway Theatre

Dec 3, 2016

Jimmy Eat World formed in Mesa, Arizona, United States in 1993. They are associated with an array of genres including emo, alternative rock, indie rock and pop punk. Singer/guitarist Jim Adkins and drummer Zach Lind, who had been friends since kindergarten, joined forces with co-vocalist/guitarist Tom Linton and bass player Mitch Porter to try their hand at music. In its early years the band...

View event details

A Gone Fishin' Christmas

Yellow Tree Theatre

Dec 3, 2016 - Dec 23, 2016

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

A World Premiere by Jessica Lind Peterson directed by Jason Peterson NOVEMBER 11 - DECEMBER 23 “Minnesnowta Christmas send-up master, Jessica Lind Peterson, debuts her story of two sisters who head home to Duluth for a legendary ice fishing tourney”–Mpls. St. Paul Magazine From the playwright who brought you Miracle on Christmas Lake and A Hunting Shack Christmas–it’s the world...

View event details

Bryan Miller Hosts Royal Comedy Showcase

Royal Comedy Theatre

Dec 3, 2016 - Dec 3, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Royal Comedy Showcase Host: Bryan Miller renounced all seriousness and quit his job as a newspaper editor to move to Minneapolis, Minnesota, and try standup comedy in 2008. In his first year he was a finalist in Acme’s Funniest Person in the Twin Cities contest, and just two years later he was spotted by Craig Ferguson, who invited him to do a spot on CBS’s The Late Late Show, where he made...

View event details

Search Events Calendar

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Read More: Editor's Picks

Best New Restaurants of 2016

Minnesota Monthly's food critics, Jason DeRusha and Joy Summers, pick the top five restaurants in the Twin Cities

Trial by Fire: The Making of Young Joni

Ann Kim and Conrad Leifur, of the red-hot pizza joints Lola and Hello, are launching the most anticipated restaurant of the season—and reinventing themselves in the process

Stewart's Replaces 128 Cafe

Chef Max Thompson has given the St. Paul restaurant a new name, menu, and a facelift

Meet Southdale's Santa

Surprising, behind-the-scenes stories from the first mall's St. Nick

A Grand (Avenue) Holiday

As unique new retailers join time-honored favorites, St. Paul's charming retail strip remains the capital city's best holiday shopping destination

Talking Winter

It's the one safe topic for holiday get togethers—here are a few historic highs and lows to drive the conversation

Is Seasonal Affective Disorder Real?

New research on SAD questions the connection between sunlight and depression

The Lost Art of the Annual Christmas Newsletter

Unwrapping the meaning and madness of these (unintentionally) hilarious holiday tomes
Edit ModuleShow Tags