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Wayne McManus sits at the hospital bedside of his dying cousin. He’s reading Mary Oliver poems aloud, the poet lying on her stomach, studying a single blade of grass, a grasshopper’s wings. His own spindly legs are crossed, knee over knee, bony silk-socked ankles nested in black wing-tipped shoes polished to mirror the sky, the laces new and waxy. His blue dress shirt snugs into the waistband of gray pleated trousers belted with Italian leather. Glasses in small metal frames pinch a narrow nose, his eyes an icy blue. Blond hair, trimmed and tidy, shot through with gray. He looks like a character from Masterpiece Theatre, not a bank teller who’s lived all his life (save one indescribable summer) in Elmyra, Nebraska.

The younger man on the bed shifts. He is quiet now, morphine dripping into his arm, his skin translucent. Wayne has read about that. The lesions, too. One high on Mark’s forehead, another on his arm. Wayne helped the nurse turn him once. Put his hands under Mark’s body and lifted him while she tugged on the stained sheet. It was like lifting a skeleton, the bones loose and jangling. He feared that some part of Mark would break off, his leg, say, or a brittle arm that would shatter on the floor to be swept up by Gladys, the scowling cleaning woman.

Mark strains to raise his head. Wayne lays the book of poetry, open and pages down, on the bedside table. The room smells of antiseptic, the walls white and sterile, but as he leans over Mark, his nostrils twitch at the foul odor emanating from Mark’s mouth.

“Do you want water?” Wayne asks.

Mark shakes his head. “What’s that?” he says, his voice whispery and coarse.

“Water?” Wayne repeats.

Mark rolls his head toward the book. “No, that.”

“Mary Oliver,” Wayne says. Then, quoting from the poet, “Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?”

“I like Bond,” Mark says.

“Bond?”

“James Bond.”

“Oh, dear,” Wayne says.

What do they have in common, really? Mark’s lived in San Francisco. He once met Jerry Garcia. Except for an occasional Christmas card, Wayne hasn’t heard from him in twenty years. He only found out that Mark was sick because Maude, the hospital receptionist, called him.

Back at the bank, through a small window, Wayne smiles at his customers (he knows them all by name) and counts out tens, twenties, hundreds, bills creased and soiled from human hands. He wears gloves.

Later, inside his house, he walks past leather upholstery, cases of books, and watercolor paintings to a back bedroom, where his hand slides along a pebbly plaster wall to flip a switch that lights 150 hurricane lamps crowding shelves around the room. Eighty-three have been electrified, but others, with their original oil wicks intact, are illuminated by lights recessed within the shelves. The lamps displayed here are his current favorites. Another 450 are boxed and labeled and tucked away in his basement. He runs his hand over the pink roses, the delicate fluted edges, hand-painted globes of exquisite little worlds.

After supper (a meal of cold turkey and salad), Wayne dons a light jacket to ward off the October chill and walks three blocks to the Johnsons’ house. He raps lightly on the door, stands patiently while Mary looks through the peephole. She lets him in, stands there in her black lace-up shoes, a gray crepe dress, her white hair mashed under a net. Her back is stooped, the only real change in her since she taught his fifth grade class fifty-three years ago. Her brother, Dave, is propped in an overstuffed chair, his arms resting on long-necked swans crocheted into doilies, a needlepoint pillow of pansies behind his head. He doesn’t rise or speak when Wayne steps in. Wayne sits forward on the edge of the Edwardian couch, signaling that he won’t stay long.

“How’s business?” Dave asks. The tube to Dave’s oxygen tank snakes across the floor. His breathing is shallow and labored.

“Not the same without you,” Wayne says, though Dave has been retired from the bank for twelve years.

Mary seats herself in the rocking chair, pulls her knitting into her lap. Heavy brocade curtains veil the windows, and the room is spiked with shadows. No television, of course. A lamp with fringed shade. Antique tables, hand-carved. An oil painting grown dark with age, a bucolic landscape, sheep on hillsides, far from the Nebraska prairie. There’s nothing of tumbleweeds or windmills in this room. Wayne wonders, as he always does, what they do all day. They don’t allow any other visitors. Their groceries are delivered from the Jack ’n’ Jill to their back door. After the boy has gone, Mary retrieves the bags from the porch. If they’re too heavy, she waits for Wayne and asks if he will carry them to her kitchen counter.

Wayne first came here because Dave told him they had an old kerosene lamp that had belonged to their mother. The top globe was broken. Worthless, Dave said. Wayne asked if he could take a look at it, and when he did, he could hardly conceal his excitement. Some unknown but gifted artist had painted a picnic by a river, two laughing young men against a backdrop of shimmering yellow and autumn gold. One extended his hand toward the other. Apart from them, seated on the ground, a woman wearing white clutched a parasol and looked off across the river, her face invisible. He bought it from them for fifteen dollars and took it to an antiques restorer down by Ogallala to have a top globe made, hand-painted with sky to make a roof over this perfect world. Whenever Mary asks about her mother’s lamp, he lies to her. Not much could be done. Packed away in my basement. Because he lies, he mows their lawn in the summer. Lights the pilot light on the furnace in the winter. When they need to go to the doctor in Scottsbluff, he drives them.

“Any news?” Mary asks.

Wayne clasps his hands, clears his throat. “My cousin Mark is in the hospital.”
“Willemina’s grandson?” Mary says.

Wayne nods. “Truman’s boy.”

Mary knits a row. She’s making socks, narrow cotton yarn, gray. She’ll wear them herself, bunched around her ankles above low-heeled shoes.

“Truman was in my class,” she says.

Wayne nods again.

“Not much of a thinker,” she says.

Wayne bristles and, at the same time, can’t fathom himself. Why should he, of all people, want to stick up for Tru?

“Mark’s dying,” Wayne says, to punish her a little.

Mary’s needles stop for a fraction of a second. He waits for her to ask him why. He’s decided he will say that it is cancer, which it is, by now. But she doesn’t ask. She goes on knitting.

Wayne is home, back in his living room, by eight o’clock. Not enough time used up. He pours himself a glass of red wine, settles into his leather recliner, adjusts the lamp, and lifts a book. He finds that he can’t concentrate, thinking instead that Mary could be a mean teacher, batting the backs of hands with her ruler, raising red welts on knuckles, making big, dumb kids—like Tru—cry out in pain.

Every day when Wayne enters Mark’s hospital room, he has to fight the urge to remove his shoes. Some old vestige of what one is supposed to do on holy ground, like Moses in the wilderness. He would not be surprised if the bed burst into flames, a sepulcher of love. He keeps reading poetry, Whitman, even Yeats, trying to understand what is happening to him. When he is sure no nurse will come barging into the room, he speaks in gentle tones. “It’s all right,” he says, though clearly it is not.

He wants to know—things. What’s it like? Love?

Sometimes Mark looks at him and speaks. “Where’s my momma?”

“She died. With your daddy, in that old truck. You remember. You were seven years old.”

“I want my momma.” Later, “Where’s Curtis?”

Wayne scoots his chair close to the bed, bends his lips to Mark’s ear. “Tell me about Curtis,” he says. He wants to hear of candlelight, whispered words, limbs entwined, taut skin sliding.

“Momma?” Mark says.

“Shhh. Quiet, now. Momma wants you to rest.”

At night, he thinks about that summer in Denver. Was that love? How could something that moved him so far outside himself be good for him? He came out of the two months he spent there like someone surfacing from a fever, dazed and disoriented. One morning, he woke and turned his head in the dim light of a hotel room. He heard sounds in the bathroom, smelled the heavy odors of sweat and semen. His glance fell on a naked light bulb dangling from the ceiling, a pair of pants thrown over the back of a chair, a cracked window repaired with yellowed tape. Before a thought could form in his head, he’d slid his feet into his shoes. I don’t know you, he was thinking, as his feet trod down the stairs. He tripped on the bottom step, something he would recall for years. He would relive the sharp stab in his ankle, but he would not remember the color of eyes or shape of jaw or the tremble in his own hand.

On the day Mark slips into a final coma, he whispers a few words to Wayne. Wayne bends low to hear them.

“I never wanted—I never wanted—” Mark stops, gasps for air.

“It’s okay,” Wayne says. What does the past matter? Truman nearly beat him to death, tied him to a barbed wire fence with his pants down around his ankles. None of that was Mark’s fault. The boy wasn’t even born yet. Don’t apologize for that sorry sonofabitch, Wayne wants to say. But all he can manage is, It’s okay.

“I never wanted—” Mark grasps him by the shirt front, pulls him down to the bed. “To be like you,” he says.

Afraid that he will start to cry, Wayne only nods. He understands completely. Who would choose this? He melts with gratitude. Transparent and relieved, as if he’s listening to Bach, his soul wrung out and connected and momentarily not alone.

“I never wanted—” Mark’s hand still clenches the front of Wayne’s starched shirt—“to be afraid. Like you.”

Wayne steps back. He raises his hand to quell the sting, as if he’s been slapped. He thinks of a string of retorts—he’s not the one who ran away—but before he can shape his lips around his defense, Mark slides under, like someone who’s fallen through ice, and though Wayne comes every day and sits longer hours, though he holds Mark in his arms through the final shudder into death, Mark doesn’t waken.

Wayne attends Mark’s funeral, though Willemina will not look at him. He does not sit with her. He stands in the back at the cemetery, not under the tarp that protects Willemina and her friends from the November wind. She did not visit her grandson in the hospital, he knows that for a fact. She neither forgets nor forgives. While Wayne stares at her stiffened back, a flock of geese rises from the river a half mile north and honks across the sky.

Two days later, Wayne is fired from his job at the bank. The banker’s son has taken over, moved back to Elmyra after Harvard and years of failure on the New York Stock Exchange. He cites change, more automation, redundancy. Wayne doesn’t even have a desk to clean out.

He doesn’t tell Mary and Dave for another week. He doesn’t want them to connect the loss of his job to Mark’s funeral, to the fact that Willemina has all the money from the sale of her ranch in that bank.

He’s sitting in their living room, under the rosy glow of the lamp, when he lets them know that he’s decided to retire.

“Oh?” Mary says. She rests her knitting in her lap.

“Why?” Dave says. He rallies to ask this question, eyes piercing, then sinks back.

“Time to do other things,” Wayne says, his voice upbeat and cheerful.

They lapse into silence. Dave falls asleep, a thin line of drool spinning from the corner of his mouth to the needlepoint pillow. It must be filthy, that pillow, and Wayne reminds himself not to touch it. Mary resumes knitting, the click-click of the needles twanging Wayne’s nerves. He rubs his forehead with his hand. He despises people who have their hands on themselves all the time, grooming a mustache, pulling their ears, pushing their glasses up on their nose. He’s pondering the larger fate of humanity, how eventually we all become what we detest, when Mary speaks.

“Have I told you about this ring on my left hand?” she asks.

Wayne shakes his head. He has wondered. A big diamond ring. An inheritance, he supposed. He’s heard there was family money. This high-quality furniture came from somewhere.

“I was engaged,” she says.

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Cost: Free

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Cost: FREE

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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
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Cost: 23,17,10,8

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Sponsor: Bach Society of Minnesota
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Cost: Free

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Cost: free

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Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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This exhibition, guest-curated by Pattie Chalmers, reveals a vision of the attractions of the roadside through the work of five artists. These artists—Chalmers, Jeremy Kane, Peter Morgan, Mariko...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Textile Center presents Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince   As the first anniversary nears of the death of one of Minnesota’s most famous sons, Textile Center...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Telephone: 612-436-0464
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Burke-Hall-Zanter (BHZ); a trio of improvisers who create music and video in performance. In listening to the music, once you relax, let down your guard, and turn your attention towards the minute...

Cost: $10

Where:
Studio Z
275 East 4th Street, Suite 200
St Paul, MN  55101
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Sponsor: Studio Z
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From its opening image in a brash spotlight, The American Clock stiches a fabric of brief scenes performed as a lively vaudeville punctuated with songs, and dance accompanied by an ensemble of...

Cost: $9

Where:
Guthrie Theater’s Dowling Studio
818 South 2nd Street
Minneapolis, MN  55415
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota Department of Theatre Arts & Dance
Telephone: 612-625-5380
Contact Name: Dennis Behl
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COLLIDE THEATRICAL PRESENTS:     LE PETIT MOULIN April 21-May 7, 2017 The Ritz Theater-345 13th Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 At the tail end of WW1 the Parisian nightclub, Le Petit Moulin is...

Cost: $24-$50

Where:
The Ritz Theater
345 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: COLLIDE Theatrical
Telephone: 877-508-7890
Contact Name: Collide
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Mixed Blood presents the Regional Premiere of Qui Nguyen’s sexy and hilarious VIETGONE! A brilliant mash-up of comic book aesthetics, martial arts, and hip-hop. April 10 – April 30, 2017...

Cost: $0-$25

Where:
Mixed Blood Theatre
1501 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-338-6131
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One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean directed by Anne Byrd April 14 - May 14, 2017 Winner of the Critics Circle Award and multiple Tony and Drama Desk Awards, this glorious comedy is a unique...

Cost: $21-$25

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Four Watsons: trusty sidekick to Sherlock Holmes; loyal engineer who built Bell’s first telephone; unstoppable super-computer that became reigning “Jeopardy” champ; amiable techno-dweeb just...

Cost: $60 - 21

Where:
Park Square Theatre
20 West 7th Place
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-291-7005
Contact Name: Park Square Theatre
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Are we entering our New Normal, or is this just a phase? Is ‘whitelash’ real, or just another piece of ‘fake news’? Pillsbury House Theatre commissioned five new 10-minute plays by...

Cost: All our tickets are pick-your-price. Pay what you want for every show.

Where:
Pillsbury House Theatre
3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 612-825-0459
Contact Name: Rachel Fettig
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in:habit - An evening of new dance works by Erinn Liebhard exploring habit via repetition in jazz-influenced electronic musicMinneapolis - April 23rd and 30th and May 7th at The Icehouse,...

Cost: $13 in advance/ $15 at door

Where:
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Erinn Liebhard
Contact Name: Erinn Liebhard
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By Sophocles. Directed by Brian Grandison. April 20-22, 26-29, 2017 at 7:30p.m. April 22, 29, 2017 at 2:30p.m. A long war has ended, bringing peace and celebration—and problems. Antigone, the...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Patsy Miller Studio Theatre
3003 Snelling Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55113
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Faculty Artists & Guest Artist in Residence Sunday, April 23, 2017 | 7:30 pm Weber Music Hall Presenting Igor Stravinsky’s L’Histoire du Soldat (“The Soldier’s Tale”). UMD faculty are...

Cost: $4-$11

Where:
Weber Music Hall
1151 University Drive
Duluth, MN  55812
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Telephone: 218-726-8877
Contact Name: Sherise Morgan
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Join us to dance and celebrate Earth Day! A dance party to benefit the People's Climate March and Science March-MN. With Dj's Lori Barbero and Christian Fritz. $5 adv/$10 at the door. Saturday...

Cost: $5 adv/$10 at the door

Where:
The Bird
1612 Harmon Pl
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Fierce Lament and The Bird
Contact Name: Camille Gage
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Red Eye premieres WHILE YOU WERE OUT A new play Conceived & Directed by Andrew Dolan & Hayley Finn Written by Hayley Finn Here’s your chance to get inside the head of a character like you’ve...

Cost: $8-$25

Where:
Red Eye Theater
15 W 14th St
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Red Eye Theater
Telephone: 612-870-0309
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Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother of Jesus, is visited by the Gospel writers seeking the truth. In an honest, insightful, and moving first-person narrative, Mary recounts her son’s...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Loudmouth Collective
Telephone: 651-243-0250
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Exhibiting Artists: Jeffrey Stenbom and Mike Vance April 7 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Artist Talk: Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. Two veterans,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artistry - Inez Greenberg Gallery
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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March 2 – April 23, 2017 Exhibiting Artist: Amy Rice For artist Amy Rice, artistic inspiration comes as much from childhood memories of growing up on a Midwestern farm as it does the urban...

Cost: Free

Where:
Atrium Gallery - Artistry
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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April 15 - May 14, 2017 Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Directed by Lisa Channer "A splendid, intelligent musical... It's all you can hope for in children's theatre. But the...

Cost: $12 - $41

Where:
Artistry - Schneider Theater
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Why is it so hard to grow up? GIRL is a good girl: smart, beautiful, and a little rebellious, or, as her family would say, “hard-headed.” For the most part, she has played by the rules,...

Cost: $40

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270 North Kent Street
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Penumbra Theatre
Telephone: 651-224-3180
Contact Name: Amy Thomas
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Friends of HCA Members' Spring Exhibition April 6 - May 6 Both Galleries Opening reception: April 6, 6-8pm (awards at 7pm in the gallery)

Cost: Free

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Hopkins Center for the Arts
Telephone: 952-548-6487
Contact Name: Lynn Anderson
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Enjoy a new photography exhibit “Heyday: 35 years of Music in Minneapolis," a companion to the new book from Minnesota Historical Society Press featuring photography by Daniel Corrigan and text...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mill City Museum
704 S. 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: Mill City Museum
Telephone: 612-341-7582
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MINNEAPOLIS, JANUARY 17, 2016 -  FOOR Folx, the next exhibition opening at Intermedia Arts on February 16, uses interviews, photography, film, the written word, and more to explore often-taboo...

Cost: Siding scale $3-10

Where:
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Intermedia Arts
Telephone: 612-871-4444
Contact Name: Jessie Roelofs
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Rosalux Gallery, Mpls Reception: April 8th, 7-10pm Show runs: April 1-30 /Sat&Sun 12-4pm Rosalux Gallery is pleased to announce Time/Keep, an exhibition of new work by Rebecca Krinke and David...

Cost: free

Where:
Rosalux Gallery
1400 Van Buren Street NE
#195
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Rosalux Gallery
Telephone: 612-801-6629
Contact Name: Rebecca Krinke
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Arts North - Selections from the 22nd Annual, Arts in Harmony-Arts North-Show, the 2017 International Juried Art Traveling Exhibition The Arts North exhibition on display at the American Swedish...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Innovation In Tradition: Exploring Swedish Folk Costumes Swedish Folkdräkter, or folk costumes, traditionally worn by rural peasants, over time developed distinct regional styles. Around 1850,...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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The Weather Diaries - Greenland, Iceland and Faroe Islands: An Artistic Investigation Into Identity From The North Preview Party – Friday, March 24 Exhibition – Saturday, March 25 -...

Cost: $10, with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
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The 36th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival brings 250+ new feature length and short narrative and documentary films representing 70+ countries to audiences throughout the...

Cost: $13

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: MSP Film Society
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Did you know cows can dream? ASI’s Family Gallery becomes an immersive play environment that explores the story of Sam - a cow who dreams and sometimes wanders through Sweden's Wanås sculpture...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 161-287-14907
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To celebrate the wildly popular Broadway hit, Wicked, coming to Minneapolis this April, FireLake downtown offers a Wicked Fast Theatre menu for show-goers to enjoy before a night out. Available...

Cost: $15

Where:
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar Minneapolis Do
31 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN  55402
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Twin Cities-based artist Sandra Brick creates mounted dioramas to illustrate the memoir of her husband, Fred Amram, whose Jewish family fled Nazi Germany as a refugee to the United States....

Cost: Free

Where:
Duluth Art Institute
506 West Michigan St.
Duluth, MN  55802
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Sponsor: Duluth Art Institute
Telephone: 218-733-7560
Contact Name: Duluth Art Institute
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Textile Center presents Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince   As the first anniversary nears of the death of one of Minnesota’s most famous sons, Textile Center...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Telephone: 612-436-0464
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Estuary, an exhibition of work by Simon Levin (Gresham, WI) and Amy Smith (Lincoln, NE), is an evolved dialogue of formal elements that explore ideas and properties of water. Making work from their...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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This exhibition, guest-curated by Pattie Chalmers, reveals a vision of the attractions of the roadside through the work of five artists. These artists—Chalmers, Jeremy Kane, Peter Morgan, Mariko...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Black Magik Woman is an all-female photography and artist event, highlighting and empowering women. Through collaborative images and art pieces from 15 all-female teams, the third annual...

Cost: Free

Where:
Norseman Distillery
451 Taft St NE #19
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Orchestrating Opportunities Benefit GTCYS’ annual benefit with reception, concert, and live and fund-a-need auctions   Monday, April 24, 2017 6:30-8:30pm Orchestra Hall 1111 Nicollet...

Cost: $75

Where:
Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Lockridge Grindal Nauen for GTCYS
Telephone: 651-602-6805
Contact Name: David Zoll
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Laugh till you Learn Something The Theater of Public Policy unpacks serious policy issues every Monday this spring. In a world of “fake news” and “alternative facts” who can you trust to...

Cost: Tickets: $12 in advance, or at the door with a Fringe Button $15 at the door wi

Where:
The Bryant Lake Bowl Theater
810 W. Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN
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Sponsor: The Theater of Public Policy
Telephone: 651-338-9551
Contact Name: Teresa Lombard
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Dr. Michael Doorley will examine the response of Irish-American nationalists to the First World War & their efforts to win American recognition for Irish independence after the War. Dr. Doorley is...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Celtic Junction Arts Center
836 Prior Ave North
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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in:habit - An evening of new dance works by Erinn Liebhard exploring habit via repetition in jazz-influenced electronic musicMinneapolis - April 23rd and 30th and May 7th at The Icehouse,...

Cost: $13 in advance/ $15 at door

Where:
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Erinn Liebhard
Contact Name: Erinn Liebhard
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By Sophocles. Directed by Brian Grandison. April 20-22, 26-29, 2017 at 7:30p.m. April 22, 29, 2017 at 2:30p.m. A long war has ended, bringing peace and celebration—and problems. Antigone, the...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Patsy Miller Studio Theatre
3003 Snelling Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55113
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Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother of Jesus, is visited by the Gospel writers seeking the truth. In an honest, insightful, and moving first-person narrative, Mary recounts her son’s...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Loudmouth Collective
Telephone: 651-243-0250
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Red Eye premieres WHILE YOU WERE OUT A new play Conceived & Directed by Andrew Dolan & Hayley Finn Written by Hayley Finn Here’s your chance to get inside the head of a character like you’ve...

Cost: $8-$25

Where:
Red Eye Theater
15 W 14th St
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Red Eye Theater
Telephone: 612-870-0309
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April 15 - May 14, 2017 Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Directed by Lisa Channer "A splendid, intelligent musical... It's all you can hope for in children's theatre. But the...

Cost: $12 - $41

Where:
Artistry - Schneider Theater
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Exhibiting Artists: Jeffrey Stenbom and Mike Vance April 7 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Artist Talk: Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. Two veterans,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artistry - Inez Greenberg Gallery
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Do you understand SEO? Are you still using keyword stuffing in an attempt to get better results? For today’s startups and marketing professionals, a solid understanding is critical....

Cost: COCO & MIMA Members - FREE, General Admission - $15

Where:
COCO Uptown
1010 West Lake Street
Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: COCO & MIMA
Telephone: 612-512-5600
Contact Name: Emily Strong
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Friends of HCA Members' Spring Exhibition April 6 - May 6 Both Galleries Opening reception: April 6, 6-8pm (awards at 7pm in the gallery)

Cost: Free

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Hopkins Center for the Arts
Telephone: 952-548-6487
Contact Name: Lynn Anderson
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Starting Tuesday, February 14th anyone who purchases a Classic Tour ticket for a Tuesday will receive a considerable discount. The Classic Tour will be $5, all day on Tuesdays instead of the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Glensheen Mansion
3300 London Road
Duluth, MN  55804
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Sponsor: Glensheen
Telephone: 218-726-8910
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Since 1976, Penumbra Theatre has ignited dialogue and social action in the Twin Cities and beyond by presenting original, compelling works grounded in the history of African American artistic...

Cost: Included with $6-12 museum admission

Where:
Minnesota History Center
345 W. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-259-3015
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Enjoy a new photography exhibit “Heyday: 35 years of Music in Minneapolis," a companion to the new book from Minnesota Historical Society Press featuring photography by Daniel Corrigan and text...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mill City Museum
704 S. 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: Mill City Museum
Telephone: 612-341-7582
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MINNEAPOLIS, JANUARY 17, 2016 -  FOOR Folx, the next exhibition opening at Intermedia Arts on February 16, uses interviews, photography, film, the written word, and more to explore often-taboo...

Cost: Siding scale $3-10

Where:
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Intermedia Arts
Telephone: 612-871-4444
Contact Name: Jessie Roelofs
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The 36th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival brings 250+ new feature length and short narrative and documentary films representing 70+ countries to audiences throughout the...

Cost: $13

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: MSP Film Society
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Innovation In Tradition: Exploring Swedish Folk Costumes Swedish Folkdräkter, or folk costumes, traditionally worn by rural peasants, over time developed distinct regional styles. Around 1850,...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
View map »


Website »

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Arts North - Selections from the 22nd Annual, Arts in Harmony-Arts North-Show, the 2017 International Juried Art Traveling Exhibition The Arts North exhibition on display at the American Swedish...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
View map »


Website »

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The Weather Diaries - Greenland, Iceland and Faroe Islands: An Artistic Investigation Into Identity From The North Preview Party – Friday, March 24 Exhibition – Saturday, March 25 -...

Cost: $10, with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
View map »


Website »

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Rosalux Gallery, Mpls Reception: April 8th, 7-10pm Show runs: April 1-30 /Sat&Sun 12-4pm Rosalux Gallery is pleased to announce Time/Keep, an exhibition of new work by Rebecca Krinke and David...

Cost: free

Where:
Rosalux Gallery
1400 Van Buren Street NE
#195
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Rosalux Gallery
Telephone: 612-801-6629
Contact Name: Rebecca Krinke
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Did you know cows can dream? ASI’s Family Gallery becomes an immersive play environment that explores the story of Sam - a cow who dreams and sometimes wanders through Sweden's Wanås sculpture...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 161-287-14907
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To celebrate the wildly popular Broadway hit, Wicked, coming to Minneapolis this April, FireLake downtown offers a Wicked Fast Theatre menu for show-goers to enjoy before a night out. Available...

Cost: $15

Where:
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar Minneapolis Do
31 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN  55402
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The Duluth Art Institute offers a regular open studio session at the Depot. No matter what your medium or ability, come and join a weekly art group for practice and camaraderie. Bring your own...

Cost: $5

Where:
Duluth Art Institute
506 West Michigan St.
Duluth, MN  55802
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Sponsor: Duluth Art Institute
Telephone: 218-733-7560
Contact Name: Duluth Art Institute
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The Duluth Art Institute offers a regular open studio session at the Depot. No matter what your medium or ability, come and join a weekly art group for practice and camaraderie. Bring your own...

Cost: $5

Where:
Duluth Art Institute
506 West Michigan St.
Duluth, MN  55802
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Sponsor: Duluth Art Institute
Telephone: 218-733-7560
Contact Name: Duluth Art Institute
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Getting Surly was so much fun, we decided to do it again! Join us for local brews, live music and silent auction. Delicious eats from Surly's award-winning chef will be served all evening. Live...

Cost: 20-30

Where:
Surly Brewhall and Restaurant
520 Malcolm Avenue SE
Minneaplis, MN  55414
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Join representatives from area professional sports teams for a fun night to talk Twins Baseball as well as Vikings, Wild, Wolves, Lynx, MN United FC, Saints, Super Bowl LII, and More! Meet Juan...

Cost: Adult $50, Children $25

Where:
Target Field
1 Twins Way
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Tickets for Kids (former Tix for Tots)
Telephone: 612-695-8018
Contact Name: Betsy Anderson
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Joynoëlle’s 2017 collection, Fungi:Beauty from Decay, explores the world of mycology and nature’s transformative ability to create new life from decomposition, bridging fashion and art based...

Cost: $15 GA, $50 VIP

Where:
Aria
105 N 1st St
Minneapolis, MN  55401
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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This exhibition, guest-curated by Pattie Chalmers, reveals a vision of the attractions of the roadside through the work of five artists. These artists—Chalmers, Jeremy Kane, Peter Morgan, Mariko...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Estuary, an exhibition of work by Simon Levin (Gresham, WI) and Amy Smith (Lincoln, NE), is an evolved dialogue of formal elements that explore ideas and properties of water. Making work from their...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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How do influencers/bloggers impact consumer behavior to create brand awareness?  How do brands quantify that information?  Join FGI and the following influencers for an interactive discussion and...

Cost: $15

Where:
The Bachelor Farmer - Private Room
50 North 2nd Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55401
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Sponsor: FGI-MSP
Telephone: 612-889-4971
Contact Name: Lee Ann Jorgenson
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Textile Center presents Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince   As the first anniversary nears of the death of one of Minnesota’s most famous sons, Textile Center...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Telephone: 612-436-0464
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Take Five Tuesday Bill Frisell Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 6:00pm 6:00pm Social Hour | 7:00pm Concert Bill Frisell “It’s hard to find a more fruitful meditation on American music than in...

Cost: Tickets $35

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Hopkins Center for the Arts
Telephone: 952-548-6487
Contact Name: Lynn Anderson
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Older Than Ireland is a landmark documentary that examines what it means to have lived one hundred years in Ireland, as seen through the eyes of its oldest citizens. Directed By: Alex Fegan....

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Dubliner Pub
2162 University Avenue
Saint Paul, MN
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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in:habit - An evening of new dance works by Erinn Liebhard exploring habit via repetition in jazz-influenced electronic musicMinneapolis - April 23rd and 30th and May 7th at The Icehouse,...

Cost: $13 in advance/ $15 at door

Where:
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
View map »


Sponsor: Erinn Liebhard
Contact Name: Erinn Liebhard
Website »

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By Sophocles. Directed by Brian Grandison. April 20-22, 26-29, 2017 at 7:30p.m. April 22, 29, 2017 at 2:30p.m. A long war has ended, bringing peace and celebration—and problems. Antigone, the...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Patsy Miller Studio Theatre
3003 Snelling Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55113
View map »

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Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother of Jesus, is visited by the Gospel writers seeking the truth. In an honest, insightful, and moving first-person narrative, Mary recounts her son’s...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55404
View map »


Sponsor: Loudmouth Collective
Telephone: 651-243-0250
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April 15 - May 14, 2017 Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Directed by Lisa Channer "A splendid, intelligent musical... It's all you can hope for in children's theatre. But the...

Cost: $12 - $41

Where:
Artistry - Schneider Theater
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Exhibiting Artists: Jeffrey Stenbom and Mike Vance April 7 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Artist Talk: Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. Two veterans,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artistry - Inez Greenberg Gallery
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Friends of HCA Members' Spring Exhibition April 6 - May 6 Both Galleries Opening reception: April 6, 6-8pm (awards at 7pm in the gallery)

Cost: Free

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Hopkins Center for the Arts
Telephone: 952-548-6487
Contact Name: Lynn Anderson
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1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover...

Cost: FREE

Where:
James J. Hill Center
80 W 4th St
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: James J. Hill Center
Telephone: 651 265 5500
Contact Name: Maggie Smith
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Enjoy a new photography exhibit “Heyday: 35 years of Music in Minneapolis," a companion to the new book from Minnesota Historical Society Press featuring photography by Daniel Corrigan and text...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mill City Museum
704 S. 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: Mill City Museum
Telephone: 612-341-7582
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MINNEAPOLIS, JANUARY 17, 2016 -  FOOR Folx, the next exhibition opening at Intermedia Arts on February 16, uses interviews, photography, film, the written word, and more to explore often-taboo...

Cost: Siding scale $3-10

Where:
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Intermedia Arts
Telephone: 612-871-4444
Contact Name: Jessie Roelofs
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Since 1976, Penumbra Theatre has ignited dialogue and social action in the Twin Cities and beyond by presenting original, compelling works grounded in the history of African American artistic...

Cost: Included with $6-12 museum admission

Where:
Minnesota History Center
345 W. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-259-3015
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In conjunction with her book release, “Celebrations to Remember,” Soile Anderson will show us how to use gravlax, in a fun, creative way! First, Soile will demystify the process of safely...

Cost: $25-35

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Arts North - Selections from the 22nd Annual, Arts in Harmony-Arts North-Show, the 2017 International Juried Art Traveling Exhibition The Arts North exhibition on display at the American Swedish...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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The 36th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival brings 250+ new feature length and short narrative and documentary films representing 70+ countries to audiences throughout the...

Cost: $13

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: MSP Film Society
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Innovation In Tradition: Exploring Swedish Folk Costumes Swedish Folkdräkter, or folk costumes, traditionally worn by rural peasants, over time developed distinct regional styles. Around 1850,...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Did you know cows can dream? ASI’s Family Gallery becomes an immersive play environment that explores the story of Sam - a cow who dreams and sometimes wanders through Sweden's Wanås sculpture...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 161-287-14907
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The Weather Diaries - Greenland, Iceland and Faroe Islands: An Artistic Investigation Into Identity From The North Preview Party – Friday, March 24 Exhibition – Saturday, March 25 -...

Cost: $10, with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
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Rosalux Gallery, Mpls Reception: April 8th, 7-10pm Show runs: April 1-30 /Sat&Sun 12-4pm Rosalux Gallery is pleased to announce Time/Keep, an exhibition of new work by Rebecca Krinke and David...

Cost: free

Where:
Rosalux Gallery
1400 Van Buren Street NE
#195
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Rosalux Gallery
Telephone: 612-801-6629
Contact Name: Rebecca Krinke
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To celebrate the wildly popular Broadway hit, Wicked, coming to Minneapolis this April, FireLake downtown offers a Wicked Fast Theatre menu for show-goers to enjoy before a night out. Available...

Cost: $15

Where:
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar Minneapolis Do
31 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN  55402
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Estuary, an exhibition of work by Simon Levin (Gresham, WI) and Amy Smith (Lincoln, NE), is an evolved dialogue of formal elements that explore ideas and properties of water. Making work from their...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Textile Center presents Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince   As the first anniversary nears of the death of one of Minnesota’s most famous sons, Textile Center...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Telephone: 612-436-0464
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You might not know his last name, but you have probably noticed or even visited one of his bike shops. We'll be spending the evening with Erik Saltvold, Founder of ERIK'S Bike Shop. Hear...

Cost: General Admission - $20, COCO Member - $15

Where:
COCO Uptown
1010 West Lake Street
Suite 100 (Lake St. entrance)
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: COCO
Telephone: 612-512-5600
Contact Name: Emily Strong
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This exhibition, guest-curated by Pattie Chalmers, reveals a vision of the attractions of the roadside through the work of five artists. These artists—Chalmers, Jeremy Kane, Peter Morgan, Mariko...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Join us for the 22nd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference on April 26-29, 2017 where speakers, educators, parents, caregivers, mental health professionals, service providers, and individuals on the...

Cost: 15-300

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis Park Place
1500 Park Pl Blvd
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651.647.1083
Contact Name: Kelly Knack
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Come join us for spring fun and inspiration to support transforming psychological trauma into nonviolent power in Minneapolis! Enjoy nine internationally curated short films by, for, and about...

Cost: 25

Where:
Riverview Theater
3800 42nd Ave S
Minneapolis , MN  55406
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Sponsor: MN Peacebuilding Leadership Institute
Telephone: 612-377-4660
Contact Name: Donna Minter
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Join us for the tenth installation in this show-and-tell series, featuring Forrest Lesch-Middelton, NCC's spring McKnight Artist-in-Residence, and Joe Singewald, NCC sales gallery artist and former...

Cost: Free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612-339-8007
Contact Name: Northern Clay Center
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Join La Chouchou Productions for their Live Fashion Gallery in association with Fashion Week MN. La Chouchou, (French for “teacher’s pet”), seeks to recognize abundant local creativity and...

Cost: $25

Where:
Food Building
401 Marshall St NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Join us on Wednesday, April 26th at 7pm in the store to hear Dudley Riggs read and discuss his new book, "Flying Funny: My Life without a Net." Book signing to follow.  The unusual...

Cost: Free

Where:
SubText Books
6 West 5th Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Circus Juventas presents Sequins, Sawdust, Nouveau and Now!, their annual Spring Show, April 26 – May 6, 2017, under the Big Top at 1270 Montreal Avenue, St. Paul.    These spring performances...

Cost: VIP: $25, Adult: $17.50, Children (3-10) and Seniors (65+) $14.50, Under 2: Free

Where:
Circus Juventas Big Top
1270 Montreal Avenue
St. Paul, MN  55116
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in:habit - An evening of new dance works by Erinn Liebhard exploring habit via repetition in jazz-influenced electronic musicMinneapolis - April 23rd and 30th and May 7th at The Icehouse,...

Cost: $13 in advance/ $15 at door

Where:
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Erinn Liebhard
Contact Name: Erinn Liebhard
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One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean directed by Anne Byrd April 14 - May 14, 2017 Winner of the Critics Circle Award and multiple Tony and Drama Desk Awards, this glorious comedy is a unique...

Cost: $21-$25

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Mixed Blood presents the Regional Premiere of Qui Nguyen’s sexy and hilarious VIETGONE! A brilliant mash-up of comic book aesthetics, martial arts, and hip-hop. April 10 – April 30, 2017...

Cost: $0-$25

Where:
Mixed Blood Theatre
1501 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-338-6131
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Professor Anthony Roche addresses the rich & complex topic of ‘home’ in the writing of the great Irish playwright, Brian Friel, particularly in relation to family & place. This occasionally...

Cost: FREE

Where:
John Roach Center/University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Avenue
at the corner of Summit and Cleveland Avenues
Saint Paul, MN  55105-1078
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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Are we entering our New Normal, or is this just a phase? Is ‘whitelash’ real, or just another piece of ‘fake news’? Pillsbury House Theatre commissioned five new 10-minute plays by...

Cost: All tickets are pick-your-price. Pay what you want for every show.

Where:
Pillsbury House Theatre
3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 612-825-0459
Contact Name: Rachel Fettig
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By Sophocles. Directed by Brian Grandison. April 20-22, 26-29, 2017 at 7:30p.m. April 22, 29, 2017 at 2:30p.m. A long war has ended, bringing peace and celebration—and problems. Antigone, the...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Patsy Miller Studio Theatre
3003 Snelling Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55113
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Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother of Jesus, is visited by the Gospel writers seeking the truth. In an honest, insightful, and moving first-person narrative, Mary recounts her son’s...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Loudmouth Collective
Telephone: 651-243-0250
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Come be a part of the studio audience for Minnesota Tonight, the show that keeps you up to date on your state! In a style similar to The Daily Show, Minnesota Tonight takes on politics,...

Cost: $10-$12

Where:
Brave New Workshop ETC Theatre
824 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Why is it so hard to grow up? GIRL is a good girl: smart, beautiful, and a little rebellious, or, as her family would say, “hard-headed.” For the most part, she has played by the rules,...

Cost: $40

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270 North Kent Street
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Penumbra Theatre
Telephone: 651-224-3180
Contact Name: Amy Thomas
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April 15 - May 14, 2017 Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Directed by Lisa Channer "A splendid, intelligent musical... It's all you can hope for in children's theatre. But the...

Cost: $12 - $41

Where:
Artistry - Schneider Theater
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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We all talk about “serving the client,” “focusing on the client” and making it “all about the client.” What does that mean? All jobs, no matter the product or service, must begin with...

Cost: $125.00 before April 14; $200.00 after April 14

Where:
Metropolitan Ballroom & Clubroom
5418 Wayzata Boulevard
Golden Valley, MN  55416
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Sponsor: SMPS Twin Cities
Contact Name: Virginia McCoy
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Exhibiting Artists: Jeffrey Stenbom and Mike Vance April 7 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Artist Talk: Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. Two veterans,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artistry - Inez Greenberg Gallery
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Join us for Dining Out For Life to help raise funds for The Aliveness Project, a nonprofit and community center serving individuals with HIV/AIDS in Minnesota. Eat at one of over 160 participating...

Cost: $-$$$

Where:
, MN


Sponsor: The Aliveness Project
Telephone: (612) 824-5433
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Friends of HCA Members' Spring Exhibition April 6 - May 6 Both Galleries Opening reception: April 6, 6-8pm (awards at 7pm in the gallery)

Cost: Free

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Hopkins Center for the Arts
Telephone: 952-548-6487
Contact Name: Lynn Anderson
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Since 1976, Penumbra Theatre has ignited dialogue and social action in the Twin Cities and beyond by presenting original, compelling works grounded in the history of African American artistic...

Cost: Included with $6-12 museum admission

Where:
Minnesota History Center
345 W. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-259-3015
Website »

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Enjoy a new photography exhibit “Heyday: 35 years of Music in Minneapolis," a companion to the new book from Minnesota Historical Society Press featuring photography by Daniel Corrigan and text...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mill City Museum
704 S. 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: Mill City Museum
Telephone: 612-341-7582
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MINNEAPOLIS, JANUARY 17, 2016 -  FOOR Folx, the next exhibition opening at Intermedia Arts on February 16, uses interviews, photography, film, the written word, and more to explore often-taboo...

Cost: Siding scale $3-10

Where:
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Intermedia Arts
Telephone: 612-871-4444
Contact Name: Jessie Roelofs
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Rosalux Gallery, Mpls Reception: April 8th, 7-10pm Show runs: April 1-30 /Sat&Sun 12-4pm Rosalux Gallery is pleased to announce Time/Keep, an exhibition of new work by Rebecca Krinke and David...

Cost: free

Where:
Rosalux Gallery
1400 Van Buren Street NE
#195
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Rosalux Gallery
Telephone: 612-801-6629
Contact Name: Rebecca Krinke
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Did you know cows can dream? ASI’s Family Gallery becomes an immersive play environment that explores the story of Sam - a cow who dreams and sometimes wanders through Sweden's Wanås sculpture...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 161-287-14907
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Innovation In Tradition: Exploring Swedish Folk Costumes Swedish Folkdräkter, or folk costumes, traditionally worn by rural peasants, over time developed distinct regional styles. Around 1850,...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Website »

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Arts North - Selections from the 22nd Annual, Arts in Harmony-Arts North-Show, the 2017 International Juried Art Traveling Exhibition The Arts North exhibition on display at the American Swedish...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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The 36th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival brings 250+ new feature length and short narrative and documentary films representing 70+ countries to audiences throughout the...

Cost: $13

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: MSP Film Society
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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The Weather Diaries - Greenland, Iceland and Faroe Islands: An Artistic Investigation Into Identity From The North Preview Party – Friday, March 24 Exhibition – Saturday, March 25 -...

Cost: $10, with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
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To celebrate the wildly popular Broadway hit, Wicked, coming to Minneapolis this April, FireLake downtown offers a Wicked Fast Theatre menu for show-goers to enjoy before a night out. Available...

Cost: $15

Where:
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar Minneapolis Do
31 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN  55402
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Award winning motorcycle painter, Rowan Glaser, turns her artistry to writing as she shares insights to personal freedom from her new book, Motorcycles, Madness & Miracles - A Badass Journey to...

Cost: Free

Where:
BreakAway Cafe
111 East 3rd St
Hastings, MN  55033
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Sponsor: BreakAway Cafe
Telephone: 651-437-3779
Contact Name: Mecca Page
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Estuary, an exhibition of work by Simon Levin (Gresham, WI) and Amy Smith (Lincoln, NE), is an evolved dialogue of formal elements that explore ideas and properties of water. Making work from their...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Textile Center presents Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince   As the first anniversary nears of the death of one of Minnesota’s most famous sons, Textile Center...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Telephone: 612-436-0464
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Hazel & Rose is celebrating Fashion Week MN: Spring 2017 and recognizing Fashion Revolution Week (April 24-30) with an interactive fashion show that answers the question, “Who made my clothes?”...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hazel & Rose
945 Broadway St NE #220
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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This exhibition, guest-curated by Pattie Chalmers, reveals a vision of the attractions of the roadside through the work of five artists. These artists—Chalmers, Jeremy Kane, Peter Morgan, Mariko...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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The National Kidney Foundation invites you to the 2017 Orange Gala, an inspirational evening benefiting the National Kidney Foundation Minnesota on Thursday, April 27. The evening will raise funds...

Cost: $150

Where:
The Machine Shop
300 2nd Street SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Join us for the 22nd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference on April 26-29, 2017 where speakers, educators, parents, caregivers, mental health professionals, service providers, and individuals on the...

Cost: 15-300

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis Park Place
1500 Park Pl Blvd
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651.647.1083
Contact Name: Kelly Knack
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NorthGate Brewing is excited to present Trivia Mafia, every Thursday night at its taproom in Northeast Minneapolis. Bring your friends, form teams, and show off your knowledge. 

Cost: Free

Where:
NorthGate Brewing Company
783 Harding St NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: NorthGate Brewing Company
Telephone: 612-354-2858
Contact Name: NorthGate Brewing
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Cost: N/A

Where:
Main Street School of Performing Arts,
1320 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: MSSPA
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Jeff VanderMeer will have an event at Grace-Trinity Church in Uptown, Minneapolis on Thursday, April 27th for his new book Borne, which is out from Farrar, Straus, and Giroux in April 25th, 2017....

Cost: Free

Where:
Grace Trinity Community Church
1430 W 28th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Magers & Quinn Booksellers
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Circus Juventas presents Sequins, Sawdust, Nouveau and Now!, their annual Spring Show, April 26 – May 6, 2017, under the Big Top at 1270 Montreal Avenue, St. Paul.    These spring performances...

Cost: VIP: $25, Adult: $17.50, Children (3-10) and Seniors (65+) $14.50, Under 2: Free

Where:
Circus Juventas Big Top
1270 Montreal Avenue
St. Paul, MN  55116
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Based on the original story The Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling and under the direction of Matthew Keefe.  A young boy, Mowgli, is discovered by a pack of wolves in the jungles of India.  The...

Cost: $18 (ages 0-12), $20 (12+)

Where:
Rochester Civic Theatre Company
20 Civic Centre Drive NE
Rochester, MN  55904
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Mixed Blood presents the Regional Premiere of Qui Nguyen’s sexy and hilarious VIETGONE! A brilliant mash-up of comic book aesthetics, martial arts, and hip-hop. April 10 – April 30, 2017...

Cost: $0-$25

Where:
Mixed Blood Theatre
1501 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-338-6131
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Are we entering our New Normal, or is this just a phase? Is ‘whitelash’ real, or just another piece of ‘fake news’? Pillsbury House Theatre commissioned five new 10-minute plays by...

Cost: All tickets are pick-your-price. Pay what you want for every show.

Where:
Pillsbury House Theatre
3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 612-825-0459
Contact Name: Rachel Fettig
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Opera Studio Scenes Thursday, April 27 & Friday, April 28, 2017 | 7:30 pm Two one-acts: Suor Angelica & Dido and Aeneas. Weber Music Hall Adult $11 | Senior $9 | UMD Faculty/Staff $6 | Student...

Cost: $4-$11

Where:
Weber Music Hall
1151 University Drive
Duluth, MN  55812
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Telephone: 218-726-8877
Contact Name: Sherise Morgan
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By Sophocles. Directed by Brian Grandison. April 20-22, 26-29, 2017 at 7:30p.m. April 22, 29, 2017 at 2:30p.m. A long war has ended, bringing peace and celebration—and problems. Antigone, the...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Patsy Miller Studio Theatre
3003 Snelling Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55113
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COLLIDE THEATRICAL PRESENTS:     LE PETIT MOULIN April 21-May 7, 2017 The Ritz Theater-345 13th Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 At the tail end of WW1 the Parisian nightclub, Le Petit Moulin is...

Cost: $24-$50

Where:
The Ritz Theater
345 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: COLLIDE Theatrical
Telephone: 877-508-7890
Contact Name: Collide
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Four Watsons: trusty sidekick to Sherlock Holmes; loyal engineer who built Bell’s first telephone; unstoppable super-computer that became reigning “Jeopardy” champ; amiable techno-dweeb just...

Cost: $60 - 21

Where:
Park Square Theatre
20 West 7th Place
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-291-7005
Contact Name: Park Square Theatre
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in:habit - An evening of new dance works by Erinn Liebhard exploring habit via repetition in jazz-influenced electronic musicMinneapolis - April 23rd and 30th and May 7th at The Icehouse,...

Cost: $13 in advance/ $15 at door

Where:
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Erinn Liebhard
Contact Name: Erinn Liebhard
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One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean directed by Anne Byrd April 14 - May 14, 2017 Winner of the Critics Circle Award and multiple Tony and Drama Desk Awards, this glorious comedy is a unique...

Cost: $21-$25

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Adam Coolong, of the Wild Colonial Bhoys, has been interested in Irish history & politics for most of his life. He has amassed a deep repertoire of political & rebel songs that he performs...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Cork’s Pub Embassy Suites in St. Paul
175 E 10th St
Saint Paul, MN  55101
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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Following its 2016 premiere in Honduras, the Spring/Summer 2017 collection by Minneapolis-based menswear designer and Project Runway alum Raul Osorio makes its Minnesota debut in this minimalist...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jetset Bar
115 N 1st St
Minneapolis, MN  55401
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Red Eye premieres WHILE YOU WERE OUT A new play Conceived & Directed by Andrew Dolan & Hayley Finn Written by Hayley Finn Here’s your chance to get inside the head of a character like you’ve...

Cost: $8-$25

Where:
Red Eye Theater
15 W 14th St
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Red Eye Theater
Telephone: 612-870-0309
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Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother of Jesus, is visited by the Gospel writers seeking the truth. In an honest, insightful, and moving first-person narrative, Mary recounts her son’s...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Loudmouth Collective
Telephone: 651-243-0250
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Searching for your Prince Not-Alarming? Wondering why your work spouse keeps texting you eggplant emojis? Then do we have a show for you! Relationships of all kinds are the focus of this sketch...

Cost: $25 - $34

Where:
Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre
824 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Brave New Workshop
Telephone: 612-332-6620
Contact Name: Taylor
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Can Can Wonderland’s Variety Show is a wild ride along the rocky edge of entertainment! We don’t promise talent, but we do promise VARIETY. Four curiosity-piquing acts each night, woven...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Can Can Wonderland
755 Prior Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55104
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Telephone: (651) 925-2261
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Exhibiting Artists: Jeffrey Stenbom and Mike Vance April 7 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Artist Talk: Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. Two veterans,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artistry - Inez Greenberg Gallery
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Why is it so hard to grow up? GIRL is a good girl: smart, beautiful, and a little rebellious, or, as her family would say, “hard-headed.” For the most part, she has played by the rules,...

Cost: $40

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270 North Kent Street
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Penumbra Theatre
Telephone: 651-224-3180
Contact Name: Amy Thomas
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April 27 – May 28, 2017 Receptions: Monday, May 1 and Tuesday, May 2 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”  –Pablo...

Cost: Free

Where:
Atrium Gallery - Artistry
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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April 15 - May 14, 2017 Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Directed by Lisa Channer "A splendid, intelligent musical... It's all you can hope for in children's theatre. But the...

Cost: $12 - $41

Where:
Artistry - Schneider Theater
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Friends of HCA Members' Spring Exhibition April 6 - May 6 Both Galleries Opening reception: April 6, 6-8pm (awards at 7pm in the gallery)

Cost: Free

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Hopkins Center for the Arts
Telephone: 952-548-6487
Contact Name: Lynn Anderson
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Experience three weeks of in-depth, hands-on art making in graffiti, hip-hop, and filmmaking. Learn creative arts practices from experienced and renowned artists and explore how you can use your...

Cost: Sliding Scale

Where:
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave South
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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MINNEAPOLIS, JANUARY 17, 2016 -  FOOR Folx, the next exhibition opening at Intermedia Arts on February 16, uses interviews, photography, film, the written word, and more to explore often-taboo...

Cost: Siding scale $3-10

Where:
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Intermedia Arts
Telephone: 612-871-4444
Contact Name: Jessie Roelofs
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april 28-30, 2017 Explore the art and scenery of southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa during the Bluff Country Studio Art Tour, Friday through Sunday. The self-guided tour features more...

Cost: free

Where:
SE Minnesota
various studio locations
map on website
Lanesboro, MN  55949
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Sponsor: Bluff Country Studio Art Tour
Telephone: 651-307-6373
Contact Name: Sue Pariseau
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Since 1976, Penumbra Theatre has ignited dialogue and social action in the Twin Cities and beyond by presenting original, compelling works grounded in the history of African American artistic...

Cost: Included with $6-12 museum admission

Where:
Minnesota History Center
345 W. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-259-3015
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Enjoy a new photography exhibit “Heyday: 35 years of Music in Minneapolis," a companion to the new book from Minnesota Historical Society Press featuring photography by Daniel Corrigan and text...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mill City Museum
704 S. 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: Mill City Museum
Telephone: 612-341-7582
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This year’s Art in Bloom Fashion Show is presented by the Galleria Edina. Fashions reminiscent of Minneapolis Institute of Art's Art in Bloom florals will be presented featuring looks from...

Cost: $85 ($50 tax deductible)

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 3rd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Rosalux Gallery, Mpls Reception: April 8th, 7-10pm Show runs: April 1-30 /Sat&Sun 12-4pm Rosalux Gallery is pleased to announce Time/Keep, an exhibition of new work by Rebecca Krinke and David...

Cost: free

Where:
Rosalux Gallery
1400 Van Buren Street NE
#195
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Rosalux Gallery
Telephone: 612-801-6629
Contact Name: Rebecca Krinke
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Innovation In Tradition: Exploring Swedish Folk Costumes Swedish Folkdräkter, or folk costumes, traditionally worn by rural peasants, over time developed distinct regional styles. Around 1850,...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Arts North - Selections from the 22nd Annual, Arts in Harmony-Arts North-Show, the 2017 International Juried Art Traveling Exhibition The Arts North exhibition on display at the American Swedish...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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The 36th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival brings 250+ new feature length and short narrative and documentary films representing 70+ countries to audiences throughout the...

Cost: $13

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: MSP Film Society
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Did you know cows can dream? ASI’s Family Gallery becomes an immersive play environment that explores the story of Sam - a cow who dreams and sometimes wanders through Sweden's Wanås sculpture...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 161-287-14907
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The Weather Diaries - Greenland, Iceland and Faroe Islands: An Artistic Investigation Into Identity From The North Preview Party – Friday, March 24 Exhibition – Saturday, March 25 -...

Cost: $10, with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
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The Saint Paul Art Crawl is an exciting weekend long event allowing visitors to visit over 400 participating artists in locations throughout St. Paul. Whether you are an Art Collector or just love...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Dozens of locations throughout St. Paul!
St. Paul, MN  55101


Sponsor: St. Paul Art Collective
Telephone: 763-528-3057
Contact Name: Alexzan Richmond
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To celebrate the wildly popular Broadway hit, Wicked, coming to Minneapolis this April, FireLake downtown offers a Wicked Fast Theatre menu for show-goers to enjoy before a night out. Available...

Cost: $15

Where:
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar Minneapolis Do
31 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN  55402
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The 35th National Pesticide Forum:Healthy Hives, Healthy Lives, Healthy LandEcological and Organic Strategies for Regeneration April 28-29, 2017 Friday: 5pm-10pm Saturday: 8am-10pm University of...

Cost: 40.00

Where:
University of Minnesota
Humphrey School of Public Affairs
University of Minnesota, 301 19th Ave S #307
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: Beyond Pesticides
Telephone: 202-543-5450
Contact Name: Jen Ruocco
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Every three months, the MALL is open to the public to come and browse our collection of over 100 original artworks, which may be checked out and enjoyed at home. Our collection features a changing...

Cost: Free

Where:
Folwell Recreation Center
1615 N Dowling Ave.
Minneapolis, MN  55412
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Art Lending Library
Contact Name: Amelia Foster
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Every three months, the MALL is open to the public to come and browse our collection of over 100 original artworks, which may be checked out and enjoyed at home. Our collection features a changing...

Cost: free

Where:
Folwell Recreation Center
1615 N Dowling Ave.
Minneapolis, MN  55412
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Art Lending Library
Contact Name: Amelia Foster
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TIM+THOM are pleased to announce the 4th annual Black Hearts Ball as one of the events closing out 2017’s Fashion Week; presented by Fashion Week Minnesota (#FWMN) and will be celebrating with...

Cost: $40 GA advance, $50 after April 15

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Textile Center presents Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince   As the first anniversary nears of the death of one of Minnesota’s most famous sons, Textile Center...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Telephone: 612-436-0464
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This exhibition, guest-curated by Pattie Chalmers, reveals a vision of the attractions of the roadside through the work of five artists. These artists—Chalmers, Jeremy Kane, Peter Morgan, Mariko...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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AuSM's third annual gala celebration will take place April 28, 2017 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis Park Place and will feature an exciting evening of fantastic food, drinks, games of...

Cost: 75

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis Park Place
1500 Park Pl Blvd
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651.647.1083
Contact Name: Kelly Ulrick
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Estuary, an exhibition of work by Simon Levin (Gresham, WI) and Amy Smith (Lincoln, NE), is an evolved dialogue of formal elements that explore ideas and properties of water. Making work from their...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Join us for the 22nd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference on April 26-29, 2017 where speakers, educators, parents, caregivers, mental health professionals, service providers, and individuals on the...

Cost: 15-300

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis Park Place
1500 Park Pl Blvd
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651.647.1083
Contact Name: Kelly Knack
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Based on the original story The Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling and under the direction of Matthew Keefe.  A young boy, Mowgli, is discovered by a pack of wolves in the jungles of India.  The...

Cost: $18 (ages 0-12), $20 (12+)

Where:
Rochester Civic Theatre Company
20 Civic Centre Drive NE
Rochester, MN  55904
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Circus Juventas presents Sequins, Sawdust, Nouveau and Now!, their annual Spring Show, April 26 – May 6, 2017, under the Big Top at 1270 Montreal Avenue, St. Paul.    These spring performances...

Cost: VIP: $25, Adult: $17.50, Children (3-10) and Seniors (65+) $14.50, Under 2: Free

Where:
Circus Juventas Big Top
1270 Montreal Avenue
St. Paul, MN  55116
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SCL drama students present the hilarious comedy Pride and Prejudice by Jane Kendall from the novel by Jane Austen on Friday and Saturday, April 28-29 at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium. Tickets are...

Cost: $7/adults, $5/HS, and $3/pk-8

Where:
St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12
1200 Oakdale Ave
West St. Paul, MN  55118
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Sponsor: St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12
Telephone: 651-455-1521
Contact Name: Kristina Lewerenz
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Spend a night at the museum! Sleep under the dinosaurs or next to the mummy at our first-ever adult slumber party. In addition to museum admission, Camp-In guests receive: 2 meals and a snack 1...

Cost: 80-100

Where:
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 West Kellogg Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Science Museum of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-221-2529
Contact Name: Gail Fridlund
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Through a performance of diverse music from different genres, musicians from Hamline Church will demonstrate how any style or song is a potential mediator of the sacred and that despite the label...

Cost: Free ($10 suggested donation)

Where:
Hamline Church United Methodist
1514 Englewood Ave
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Telephone: 651-645-0667
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Happy Days, A New Musical Heyyyyy! Happy Days are here again! APRIL 20 – MAY 14, 2017 Directed by Justin Cervantes A musical by Garry Marshall and Paul Williams based on the hit television...

Cost: $20-$25

Where:
Lakeshore Players Theatre
4820 Stewart Ave.
White Bear Lake, MN  55110
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Sponsor: Lakeshore Players Theatre
Telephone: 651-429-5674
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Are we entering our New Normal, or is this just a phase? Is ‘whitelash’ real, or just another piece of ‘fake news’? Pillsbury House Theatre commissioned five new 10-minute plays by...

Cost: All tickets are pick-your-price. Pay what you want for every show.

Where:
Pillsbury House Theatre
3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 612-825-0459
Contact Name: Rachel Fettig
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in:habit - An evening of new dance works by Erinn Liebhard exploring habit via repetition in jazz-influenced electronic musicMinneapolis - April 23rd and 30th and May 7th at The Icehouse,...

Cost: $13 in advance/ $15 at door

Where:
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Erinn Liebhard
Contact Name: Erinn Liebhard
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Opera Studio Scenes Thursday, April 27 & Friday, April 28, 2017 | 7:30 pm Two one-acts: Suor Angelica & Dido and Aeneas. Weber Music Hall Adult $11 | Senior $9 | UMD Faculty/Staff $6 | Student...

Cost: $4-$11

Where:
Weber Music Hall
1151 University Drive
Duluth, MN  55812
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Telephone: 218-726-8877
Contact Name: Sherise Morgan
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COLLIDE THEATRICAL PRESENTS:     LE PETIT MOULIN April 21-May 7, 2017 The Ritz Theater-345 13th Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 At the tail end of WW1 the Parisian nightclub, Le Petit Moulin is...

Cost: $24-$50

Where:
The Ritz Theater
345 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: COLLIDE Theatrical
Telephone: 877-508-7890
Contact Name: Collide
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One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean directed by Anne Byrd April 14 - May 14, 2017 Winner of the Critics Circle Award and multiple Tony and Drama Desk Awards, this glorious comedy is a unique...

Cost: $21-$25

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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By Sophocles. Directed by Brian Grandison. April 20-22, 26-29, 2017 at 7:30p.m. April 22, 29, 2017 at 2:30p.m. A long war has ended, bringing peace and celebration—and problems. Antigone, the...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Patsy Miller Studio Theatre
3003 Snelling Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55113
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Mixed Blood presents the Regional Premiere of Qui Nguyen’s sexy and hilarious VIETGONE! A brilliant mash-up of comic book aesthetics, martial arts, and hip-hop. April 10 – April 30, 2017...

Cost: $0-$25

Where:
Mixed Blood Theatre
1501 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-338-6131
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With Marc Destrubé at the helm, it’s an all-Brandenburg evening, featuring all six of Johann Sebastian Bach’s beloved Brandenburg Concertos. Pre-concert talk both evenings with artistic...

Cost: $10-25

Where:
Mount Olive Lutheran Church
2830 18th Ave NW
Rochester, MN  55901
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This fundraiser will take the Céili Band to the 2017 Midwest Fleadh Cheoil (music competition) in St. Louis. If they attain first or second place, they will travel on to compete in the 2017...

Cost: $10 suggested donation

Where:
The Celtic Junction Arts Center
836 Prior Ave North
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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Four Watsons: trusty sidekick to Sherlock Holmes; loyal engineer who built Bell’s first telephone; unstoppable super-computer that became reigning “Jeopardy” champ; amiable techno-dweeb just...

Cost: $60 - 21

Where:
Park Square Theatre
20 West 7th Place
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-291-7005
Contact Name: Park Square Theatre
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Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother of Jesus, is visited by the Gospel writers seeking the truth. In an honest, insightful, and moving first-person narrative, Mary recounts her son’s...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Loudmouth Collective
Telephone: 651-243-0250
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Twin Cities-based guitarist David Singley celebrates the release of Good Hope, his first album in 20 years. David Singley brings a natural tension, flexibility and excellence to music that...

Cost: $15

Where:
Studio Z
275 East 4th Street, Suite 200
St Paul, MN  55101
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Sponsor: Studio Z
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Searching for your Prince Not-Alarming? Wondering why your work spouse keeps texting you eggplant emojis? Then do we have a show for you! Relationships of all kinds are the focus of this sketch...

Cost: $25 - $34

Where:
Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre
824 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Brave New Workshop
Telephone: 612-332-6620
Contact Name: Taylor
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A world premiere of Thompson's setting for double chorus and double string ensemble. The Oratorio Society of Minnesota is an auditioned 80-voice choral ensemble based in the Twin Cities....

Cost: $35 preferred, $25 adults, $15 students

Where:
Ted Mann Concert Hall
2128 4th Street S.
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: Oratorio Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-488-8902
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Red Eye premieres WHILE YOU WERE OUT A new play Conceived & Directed by Andrew Dolan & Hayley Finn Written by Hayley Finn Here’s your chance to get inside the head of a character like you’ve...

Cost: $8-$25

Where:
Red Eye Theater
15 W 14th St
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Red Eye Theater
Telephone: 612-870-0309
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All In The Couch Presents: Trevor DeVine And The Immaculate Beings' debut album release show with very special guests: Marah in the Mainsail, and Love Sequence When: Friday, April 28th Where:...

Cost: $10

Where:
Amsterdam Bar and Hall
Saint Paul, MN


Contact Name: Christian

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Minnesota’s first stand-up comedy showcase style club opened May 7, 2016. Royal Comedy Theatre is located on Mainstreet in Hopkins, a suburb ten minutes west of Minneapolis with small town charm....

Cost: $20 / $15 Early Bird

Where:
Royal Comedy Theatre
809 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Royal Comedy Theatre
Telephone: 612-666-0809
Contact Name: Mike Edlavitch
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April 27 – May 28, 2017 Receptions: Monday, May 1 and Tuesday, May 2 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”  –Pablo...

Cost: Free

Where:
Atrium Gallery - Artistry
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Why is it so hard to grow up? GIRL is a good girl: smart, beautiful, and a little rebellious, or, as her family would say, “hard-headed.” For the most part, she has played by the rules,...

Cost: $40

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270 North Kent Street
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Penumbra Theatre
Telephone: 651-224-3180
Contact Name: Amy Thomas
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April 15 - May 14, 2017 Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Directed by Lisa Channer "A splendid, intelligent musical... It's all you can hope for in children's theatre. But the...

Cost: $12 - $41

Where:
Artistry - Schneider Theater
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Exhibiting Artists: Jeffrey Stenbom and Mike Vance April 7 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Artist Talk: Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. Two veterans,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artistry - Inez Greenberg Gallery
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Cost: FREE

Where:
Concordia University
1282 Concordia Ave
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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Friends of HCA Members' Spring Exhibition April 6 - May 6 Both Galleries Opening reception: April 6, 6-8pm (awards at 7pm in the gallery)

Cost: Free

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Hopkins Center for the Arts
Telephone: 952-548-6487
Contact Name: Lynn Anderson
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More than just a few-mile trek, the Walk to Defeat ALS® is an opportunity to bring hope to people living with ALS, to raise money for a cure, and to come together for something you care about....

Cost: Free

Where:
Sibley Park
900 Mound Ave
Mankato, MN  56001
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Sponsor: The ALS Association MN/ND/SD Chapter
Telephone: 612-672-0484
Contact Name: Ashley
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Celebrate Earth Month and turn your old electronics into jobs EVERY Saturday this April at Tech Dump and Tech Discounts, the nonprofit social...

Cost: minimal fee for some items

Where:
Tech Dump and Tech Discounts Locations
, MN


Sponsor: Tech Dump
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MINNEAPOLIS, JANUARY 17, 2016 -  FOOR Folx, the next exhibition opening at Intermedia Arts on February 16, uses interviews, photography, film, the written word, and more to explore often-taboo...

Cost: Siding scale $3-10

Where:
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Intermedia Arts
Telephone: 612-871-4444
Contact Name: Jessie Roelofs
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Enjoy a new photography exhibit “Heyday: 35 years of Music in Minneapolis," a companion to the new book from Minnesota Historical Society Press featuring photography by Daniel Corrigan and text...

Cost: Free

Where:
Mill City Museum
704 S. 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: Mill City Museum
Telephone: 612-341-7582
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The 5th annual HAMMS Event—short for Help A Minnesota Maker Succeed—is a Minnesota-made market with a twist. Attendees pay a small fee ($10 online or $15 at the door) and your collective...

Cost: $10 online or $15 at the door

Where:
City House
258 Mill St
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Since 1976, Penumbra Theatre has ignited dialogue and social action in the Twin Cities and beyond by presenting original, compelling works grounded in the history of African American artistic...

Cost: Included with $6-12 museum admission

Where:
Minnesota History Center
345 W. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-259-3015
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This is America’s Dairyland. This class will go over everything you need to make your first batch of delicious cheese. Learn how easy, fun, and rewarding making cheese can be.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Northern Brewer
1150 Grand Ave
St.paul, MN  55105
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Sponsor: Northern Brewer
Telephone: 651-223-6114
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Go All-Grain! Learn how to brew with our knowledgeable staff in a small group environment. We’ll brew a batch of beer so you can visually see the process from beginning to end. This class will...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Northern Brewer
6021 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55419
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Sponsor: Northern Brewer
Telephone: 612-843-4444
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Make and take art projects for all ages and abilities. Drop in for free, guided projects.

Cost: Free

Where:
Duluth Art Institute
506 West Michigan St.
Duluth, MN  55802
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Sponsor: Duluth Art Institute
Telephone: 218-733-7560
Contact Name: Duluth Art Institute
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The Winsome Goods Flagship store will be hosting four of its favorite brands for one day. Come by and shop new, USA-made collections that are not typically available to see in person in the Twin...

Cost: Free

Where:
Winsome Flagship
201 6th St SE #2
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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This class explores all the options available to the home brewer that desires a crystal clear beer. From process techniques to fining agents to filtering, you’ll leave here with tops on making...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Midwest Supplies
5825 Excelsior Blvd
St. Louis Park, MN  55416
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On View: April 29 - June 3, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, April 29, 2-5 p.m. In the past decade, Michael Banning’s career has taken him from Minneapolis, to Milwaukee and Chicago. With...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-377-7800
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On View: April 29 - June 3, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, April 29, 2-5 p.m. Charles Lyon continues to be inspired by the delicacy and the intensity of flowers, specifically peonies, dahlias...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-377-7800
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The Saint Paul Art Crawl is an exciting weekend long event allowing visitors to visit over 400 participating artists in locations throughout St. Paul. Whether you are an Art Collector or just love...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Dozens of locations throughout St. Paul!
St. Paul, MN  55101


Sponsor: St. Paul Art Collective
Telephone: 763-528-3057
Contact Name: Alexzan Richmond
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We’ve got your mother covered!  Interact Center special event this weekend. Shop for jewelry, art, t-shirts and more before Mother’s Day! Grab some ethical eats from bacon to beets from the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts
1860 Minnehaha Avenue West
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Interact Center
Telephone: 651-209-3575
Contact Name: Katherine Smith-Flores
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Did you know cows can dream? ASI’s Family Gallery becomes an immersive play environment that explores the story of Sam - a cow who dreams and sometimes wanders through Sweden's Wanås sculpture...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 161-287-14907
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Arts North - Selections from the 22nd Annual, Arts in Harmony-Arts North-Show, the 2017 International Juried Art Traveling Exhibition The Arts North exhibition on display at the American Swedish...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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The 36th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival brings 250+ new feature length and short narrative and documentary films representing 70+ countries to audiences throughout the...

Cost: $13

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: MSP Film Society
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Innovation In Tradition: Exploring Swedish Folk Costumes Swedish Folkdräkter, or folk costumes, traditionally worn by rural peasants, over time developed distinct regional styles. Around 1850,...

Cost: $10 with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Rosalux Gallery, Mpls Reception: April 8th, 7-10pm Show runs: April 1-30 /Sat&Sun 12-4pm Rosalux Gallery is pleased to announce Time/Keep, an exhibition of new work by Rebecca Krinke and David...

Cost: free

Where:
Rosalux Gallery
1400 Van Buren Street NE
#195
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Rosalux Gallery
Telephone: 612-801-6629
Contact Name: Rebecca Krinke
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The Weather Diaries - Greenland, Iceland and Faroe Islands: An Artistic Investigation Into Identity From The North Preview Party – Friday, March 24 Exhibition – Saturday, March 25 -...

Cost: $10, with discounts available

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
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Two Locations - free        Lowertown, St. Paul: Studio 242 Northern Warehouse, 308 Prince Street Kelly’s Depot Bar & Grill 241 E Kellogg Blvd Saint Paul Art Crawl

Cost: FREE

Where:
Lowertown, St. Paul: Studio 242 Northern Warehouse
Kelly’s Depot Bar & Grill 241 E Kellogg Blvd
Saint Paul, MN
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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To celebrate the wildly popular Broadway hit, Wicked, coming to Minneapolis this April, FireLake downtown offers a Wicked Fast Theatre menu for show-goers to enjoy before a night out. Available...

Cost: $15

Where:
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar Minneapolis Do
31 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN  55402
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Celtic Collaborative present a reading of new writing with Jessica Mork , Jacqueline Hesse, Erin Hart, Paddy O’Brien & other local writers in the Eoin McKiernan Library.

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Celtic Junction Arts Center
836 Prior Ave North
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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Good Morning Bedlam is performing at Surly Brewing Company!Good Morning Bedlam's show is an explosion of energy with soaring harmonies, a banjo player that scissor-kicks in the air, a string bass...

Cost: Free

Where:
Surly Brewing Company
520 Malcolm Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Contact Name: Christian

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WHAT:           Running Aces Casino & Racetrack will host its 8th annual Beer Fest on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Beer lovers will have the chance to sample over 50 craft and microbrews...

Cost: Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 day of event

Where:
Running Aces Casino & Racetrack
15201 Zurich St
Columbus, MN  55025
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In partnership with Fashion Revolution Week and the #WHOMADEMYCLOTHES campaign, this shopping event hosted by Uptown boutique Showroom spotlights body-positive performances by a feminist comedy...

Cost: Free

Where:
Showroom
615 W Lake St
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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The 35th National Pesticide Forum:Healthy Hives, Healthy Lives, Healthy LandEcological and Organic Strategies for Regeneration April 28-29, 2017 Friday: 5pm-10pm Saturday: 8am-10pm University of...

Cost: 40.00

Where:
University of Minnesota
Humphrey School of Public Affairs
University of Minnesota, 301 19th Ave S #307
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: Beyond Pesticides
Telephone: 202-543-5450
Contact Name: Jen Ruocco
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Pawsitive Perspectives Assistance Dogs (PawPADs) 6th Annual Spring Celebration Fundraiser  This awesome event will include amazing live and silent auction deals, lots of tasty food and libations,...

Cost: $35 online until April 21st, $45 after and at the door. Kids are free

Where:
Royal Cliff Banquet and Conference Center
2280 Cliff Road
Eagan, MN  55122
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Sponsor: PawPADs
Contact Name: Jennifer Gaines
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Textile Center presents Commemorating His Purple Reign: A Textural Tribute to Prince   As the first anniversary nears of the death of one of Minnesota’s most famous sons, Textile Center...

Cost: Free Admission

Where:
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Telephone: 612-436-0464
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Estuary, an exhibition of work by Simon Levin (Gresham, WI) and Amy Smith (Lincoln, NE), is an evolved dialogue of formal elements that explore ideas and properties of water. Making work from their...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Big Night Gala! Join us on the evening of Saturday, April 29th for the Big Brothers Big Sisters annual gala! Together we will celebrate the power of mentoring and the incredible potential of the...

Cost: 150.00

Where:
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis - Great Lakes Ballroom
1300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Twin Cities
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This exhibition, guest-curated by Pattie Chalmers, reveals a vision of the attractions of the roadside through the work of five artists. These artists—Chalmers, Jeremy Kane, Peter Morgan, Mariko...

Cost: free

Where:
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave
minneapolis, MN  55406
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Sponsor: Northern Clay Center
Telephone: 612.339.8007
Contact Name: Northern clay Center
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Join us for the 22nd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference on April 26-29, 2017 where speakers, educators, parents, caregivers, mental health professionals, service providers, and individuals on the...

Cost: 15-300

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis Park Place
1500 Park Pl Blvd
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651.647.1083
Contact Name: Kelly Knack
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Based on the original story The Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling and under the direction of Matthew Keefe.  A young boy, Mowgli, is discovered by a pack of wolves in the jungles of India.  The...

Cost: $18 (ages 0-12), $20 (12+)

Where:
Rochester Civic Theatre Company
20 Civic Centre Drive NE
Rochester, MN  55904
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  Breanna’s Star is a Night of Art, Celebration and Giving in support of Breanna’s Gift, an organization bringing classes & workshops in visual arts, dance, music, theater and “Art...

Cost: $55 before April 21. $70 after April 21 and at the door

Where:
Plymouth Creek Center
14800 34th Avenue N
Plymouth, MN  55447
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Sponsor: Breanna's Gift
Telephone: (612) 462-7603
Contact Name: Mandy Granley
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Culture Piece Magazine is closing out Fashion Week MN with their very first fashion presentation. Culture Piece is bringing the culture and color to Fashion Week MN with all POC (people of color)...

Cost: $20 GA (VIP sold out)

Where:
Le Méridien Chambers Minneapolis
901 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Founded in 2000, Monroe Crossing is one of the most popular and well-traveled bluegrass bands in the Midwest. The quintet plays 140-150 shows each year, and has appeared at The Big Top Chautauqua...

Cost: $25-$30

Where:
Ives Auditorium
Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center
11411 Masonic Home Dr.
Bloomington, MN  55437
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SCL drama students present the hilarious comedy Pride and Prejudice by Jane Kendall from the novel by Jane Austen on Friday and Saturday, April 28-29 at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium. Tickets are...

Cost: $7/adults, $5/HS, and $3/pk-8

Where:
St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12
1200 Oakdale Ave
West St. Paul, MN  55118
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Sponsor: St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12
Telephone: 651-455-1521
Contact Name: Kristina Lewerenz
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Circus Juventas presents Sequins, Sawdust, Nouveau and Now!, their annual Spring Show, April 26 – May 6, 2017, under the Big Top at 1270 Montreal Avenue, St. Paul.    These spring performances...

Cost: VIP: $25, Adult: $17.50, Children (3-10) and Seniors (65+) $14.50, Under 2: Free

Where:
Circus Juventas Big Top
1270 Montreal Avenue
St. Paul, MN  55116
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Spend a night at the museum! Sleep under the dinosaurs or next to the mummy at our first-ever adult slumber party. In addition to museum admission, Camp-In guests receive: 2 meals and a snack 1...

Cost: 80-100

Where:
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 West Kellogg Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Science Museum of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-221-2529
Contact Name: Gail Fridlund
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Join us for the CD launch party for the debut release from The Northerly Gales, featuring a mixture of original compositions & both modern & traditional Celtic & American covers & arrangements....

Cost: $5 at door

Where:
The Celtic Junction Arts Center
836 Prior Ave North
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Irish Fair of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-645-0221
Contact Name: Michelle
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Graduate Student Recital: Percussion Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 7:30 pm Weber Music Hall FREE

Cost: 0

Where:
Weber Music Hall
1151 University Drive
Duluth, MN  55812
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Telephone: 218-726-8877
Contact Name: Sherise Morgan
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Happy Days, A New Musical Heyyyyy! Happy Days are here again! APRIL 20 – MAY 14, 2017 Directed by Justin Cervantes A musical by Garry Marshall and Paul Williams based on the hit television...

Cost: $20-$25

Where:
Lakeshore Players Theatre
4820 Stewart Ave.
White Bear Lake, MN  55110
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Sponsor: Lakeshore Players Theatre
Telephone: 651-429-5674
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in:habit - An evening of new dance works by Erinn Liebhard exploring habit via repetition in jazz-influenced electronic musicMinneapolis - April 23rd and 30th and May 7th at The Icehouse,...

Cost: $13 in advance/ $15 at door

Where:
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Erinn Liebhard
Contact Name: Erinn Liebhard
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With Marc Destrubé at the helm, it’s an all-Brandenburg evening, featuring all six of Johann Sebastian Bach’s beloved Brandenburg Concertos. Pre-concert talk both evenings with artistic...

Cost: $10-25

Where:
Sundin Hall at Hamline University
1531 Hewitt Ave
St. Paul, MN  55104
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Mixed Blood presents the Regional Premiere of Qui Nguyen’s sexy and hilarious VIETGONE! A brilliant mash-up of comic book aesthetics, martial arts, and hip-hop. April 10 – April 30, 2017...

Cost: $0-$25

Where:
Mixed Blood Theatre
1501 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-338-6131
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By Sophocles. Directed by Brian Grandison. April 20-22, 26-29, 2017 at 7:30p.m. April 22, 29, 2017 at 2:30p.m. A long war has ended, bringing peace and celebration—and problems. Antigone, the...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Patsy Miller Studio Theatre
3003 Snelling Ave N
St. Paul, MN  55113
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COLLIDE THEATRICAL PRESENTS:     LE PETIT MOULIN April 21-May 7, 2017 The Ritz Theater-345 13th Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 At the tail end of WW1 the Parisian nightclub, Le Petit Moulin is...

Cost: $24-$50

Where:
The Ritz Theater
345 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: COLLIDE Theatrical
Telephone: 877-508-7890
Contact Name: Collide
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Four Watsons: trusty sidekick to Sherlock Holmes; loyal engineer who built Bell’s first telephone; unstoppable super-computer that became reigning “Jeopardy” champ; amiable techno-dweeb just...

Cost: $60 - 21

Where:
Park Square Theatre
20 West 7th Place
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-291-7005
Contact Name: Park Square Theatre
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One Man, Two Guvnors by Richard Bean directed by Anne Byrd April 14 - May 14, 2017 Winner of the Critics Circle Award and multiple Tony and Drama Desk Awards, this glorious comedy is a unique...

Cost: $21-$25

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Are we entering our New Normal, or is this just a phase? Is ‘whitelash’ real, or just another piece of ‘fake news’? Pillsbury House Theatre commissioned five new 10-minute plays by...

Cost: All tickets are pick-your-price. Pay what you want for every show.

Where:
Pillsbury House Theatre
3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Telephone: 612-825-0459
Contact Name: Rachel Fettig
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Years after her son’s death, Mary, mother of Jesus, is visited by the Gospel writers seeking the truth. In an honest, insightful, and moving first-person narrative, Mary recounts her son’s...

Cost: $15-$20

Where:
Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Sponsor: Loudmouth Collective
Telephone: 651-243-0250
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Red Eye premieres WHILE YOU WERE OUT A new play Conceived & Directed by Andrew Dolan & Hayley Finn Written by Hayley Finn Here’s your chance to get inside the head of a character like you’ve...

Cost: $8-$25

Where:
Red Eye Theater
15 W 14th St
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Red Eye Theater
Telephone: 612-870-0309
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Searching for your Prince Not-Alarming? Wondering why your work spouse keeps texting you eggplant emojis? Then do we have a show for you! Relationships of all kinds are the focus of this sketch...

Cost: $25 - $34

Where:
Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre
824 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Brave New Workshop
Telephone: 612-332-6620
Contact Name: Taylor
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All In The Couch Presents: Trevor DeVine And The Immaculate Beings' debut album release show with very special guests: Marah in the Mainsail, and Love Sequence When: Friday, April 28th Where:...

Cost: $10

Where:
Amsterdam Bar and Hall
Saint Paul, MN


Contact Name: Christian

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Good Morning Bedlam is performing at Day Block Brewing Company with Victor's Door and Of The Wild!Good Morning Bedlam's show is an explosion of energy with soaring harmonies, a banjo player that...

Cost: $7

Where:
Day Block Brewing Company
1105 S Washington Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55415


Contact Name: Christian Cole

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Minnesota’s first stand-up comedy showcase style club opened May 7, 2016. Royal Comedy Theatre is located on Mainstreet in Hopkins, a suburb ten minutes west of Minneapolis with small town charm....

Cost: $20 / $15 Early Bird

Where:
Royal Comedy Theatre
809 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Sponsor: Royal Comedy Theatre
Telephone: 612-666-0809
Contact Name: Mike Edlavitch
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The Local Music Scene is a monthly show at Bryant Lake Bowl Theater. Each month a different local musician or group performs their original music and The Local Music Scene performers use the lyrics...

Cost: $8 in advance, $10 at door

Where:
Bryant Lake Bowl Theater
810 W Lake St
Minneapolis, MN
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Telephone: 612-859-6150
Contact Name: Philip Simondet
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Why is it so hard to grow up? GIRL is a good girl: smart, beautiful, and a little rebellious, or, as her family would say, “hard-headed.” For the most part, she has played by the rules,...

Cost: $40

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270 North Kent Street
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Penumbra Theatre
Telephone: 651-224-3180
Contact Name: Amy Thomas
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April 27 – May 28, 2017 Receptions: Monday, May 1 and Tuesday, May 2 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”  –Pablo...

Cost: Free

Where:
Atrium Gallery - Artistry
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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Exhibiting Artists: Jeffrey Stenbom and Mike Vance April 7 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Artist Talk: Tuesday, April 25, 7:00 p.m. Two veterans,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Artistry - Inez Greenberg Gallery
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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April 15 - May 14, 2017 Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman Music by Lucy Simon Directed by Lisa Channer "A splendid, intelligent musical... It's all you can hope for in children's theatre. But the...

Cost: $12 - $41

Where:
Artistry - Schneider Theater
1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, MN  55431
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Telephone: 952-563-8575
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