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KEVIN LEECY KNOWS something about deals gone bad. Since 2004, he’s been tribal chairman of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa, whose reservation on the border of Minnesota’s Arrowhead region was so chopped up by government take-backs and lumberjacks and gold prospectors that it emerged from the 19th century in far-flung pieces, like a deer ravaged by wolves. After the tribe was pressured to sign a treaty ceding lands to the U.S. government in the 1850s, band members had to regularly hike some 200 miles to Grand Portage to collect the payments and provisions that, by all accounts, were hardly worth the trek. In the 20th century, Indian children literally had their heritage beaten out of them in government-mandated boarding schools, where they were punished if they spoke or dressed like Indians. Bois Forte was so neglected that even until a few years ago, the state highway running through the reservation was paved right up to the border, turned to gravel inside the rez, and went back to pavement on the other side—the last gravel highway in Minnesota.

Leecy pretty much thought he’d heard it all when he got wind of Governor Tim Pawlenty’s state-tribal casino plan last year. Pawlenty had long been trying to get the state a cut of the billion-dollar casino revenues generated by tribes. It wouldn’t be easy—gaming compacts signed in the 1980s can be renegotiated only if both sides agree to do so. Past legislative efforts to squeeze payments from tribes or legalize competing non-Indian gaming have mostly failed. Tapping the only economic development tool that’s made any difference in conditions on Indian reservations wouldn’t exactly be politically correct. Nevertheless, with a budget crunch looming, Pawlenty was hoping to finally hit the jackpot.

The governor’s plan was for Indian bands to ante up $200 million to participate in a new casino located near the metro area, with the state receiving one-third of the revenues. Pawlenty reached out specifically to bands like Bois Forte, whose relatively isolated casinos generate only a fraction of the money pulled in by bands closer to the Twin Cities. But there was a catch, as far as Leecy was concerned: the plan would open the door to off-reservation casinos (busting the de-facto Indian monopoly) while competing with Mystic Lake and other metro-area casinos, pitting Indian against Indian. Pawlenty called his plan “a more fair deal.” Right, Leecy thought. Fair like Columbus.

Leecy immediately spoke out. In a press release, he said the proposed deal did not pass the “smell test.” In his 2005 State of the Band address, Leecy noted, “Whether it was our timber, wild rice, or our land, Indian people have had a bad experience in these types of deals.” He even testified before Congress: “As we know from experience, the end result will be simply another example of tribes being separated from their resources.”

Although three tribes—the Red Lake, Leech Lake, and White Earth bands, which together make up nearly 80 percent of Minnesota’s native population—were tentatively behind the proposal, Leecy couldn’t be swayed. “It is a sad day in Indian country when our fellow tribes seek action that is intended to divide us,” he said.

Suddenly, the 40-year-old former public relations official for Bois Forte’s Fortune Bay Resort Casino was making headlines for a band few people outside the Arrowhead region had ever heard of. A year later, Leecy was elected vice chair of the National Indian Gaming Association, which represents 184 indigenous nations across America, and was hailed by the lobbying group’s leader as “a great example of the new generation of bright, articulate, young Indian leaders.” If Pawlenty presumed Leecy would eagerly sign on to his casino deal—which eventually died in the Legislature—he was sorely mistaken. So how could Bois Forte, with 29 percent of its population living under the poverty line and a casino closer to the Canadian wilderness than the megabucks of Minneapolis, afford to turn down the state’s offer? Leecy and the band had something better in mind.

IN THE BEGINNING, there was Gitchie Manitou, the Great Spirit. And after creating the woods and the waters and everything in them, he made the Anishinabe—the “original people”—who lived on the East Coast of North America and spoke an Algonquin tongue. It is from this tribe that the Bois Forte band was formed. Many hundreds of years ago, before Columbus arrived, the Anishinabe were told in a dream to move inland or risk being destroyed by newcomers from the east. Those who voyaged up the St. Lawrence River on a 500-year migration became known as the Chippewa—or Ojibwe, as they prefer to be called. They stopped when they found the turtle-shaped island foretold in the dream—Madeline Island in Lake Superior—and manoomin, or wild rice, the “food that grows on water.” From there, they dispersed, until the newcomers from the East—the French, at first—caught up to them anyway.

Bois Forte means “people of the thick woods” or “people of the hard woods” or “hardy people of the woods”—the French intention is unclear, though the import is obvious enough: these were some tough Indians who could thrive in the fir forests around what is now Voyageurs National Park. The band arrived in the area after moving north from the Iron Range. A group of warriors had tracked a wounded moose for several days to a lake filled with wild rice; when the Indians said they saw a spirit rise from the lake—a man in clothing that resembled a net—they knew this was where they should live. Today, the lake (as well as the village where the Bois Forte tribal government is based) is called Nett Lake, and it is believed to contain the largest chain of natural wild rice beds in the world. When, in 1854, the U.S. government forced the Bois Forte band to choose a reservation, this is where they settled.

Some 675 Bois Forte band members now live on the reservation, mostly in Nett Lake. The village of Vermilion, the reservation’s other major settlement, sits on the shore of the state’s fifth-largest lake, ringed with resorts. Vermilion has a smaller population than Nett Lake but contains the band’s Fortune Bay Resort Casino—easily the largest employer in the area—and its popular golf course, the Wilderness at Fortune Bay, which was named “America’s best new upscale public course” last year by Golf Digest. The villages are an hour’s drive apart, through woods that give you some idea of what the French were talking about: the underbrush forms a thorny wall between the trees and in spring the mayflies swarm out of the swamps, pelting windshields like a heavy rain.

The village of Nett Lake, located 40 miles from Canada, is laid out in a circle with a few interlacing roads fanning out from the middle, like a dreamcatcher, with modest houses and trailer homes scattered on the outskirts. In the center sit the offices of the Reservation Tribal Council (RTC), the Nett Lake School, the Native Hearts Fitness Center, and a home for seniors (called elders here) affectionately dubbed the Wrinkle Ranch. The K–6 school is the pride of the reservation; murals of native life cover the walls, and students learn about traditional Ojibwe culture. Recently, the school was awarded $10.7 million from the state Legislature for an expansion that will attach a health clinic to the school building, an effort to encourage positive lifestyles in a culture where it’s not uncommon for people to die in their forties from the effects of poor diet, smoking, and alcoholism. Before Bois Forte gaming began with a bingo parlor in 1986, the village more closely resembled a Third World country, with shack-like homes, outhouses for bathrooms, and very little employment—“a place you didn’t want to direct people to,” according to Tom Klein, a long-time editor of the Daily Journal in International Falls who now is news editor for the Timberjay newspaper in Cook. However, in the past 10 years or so, a miracle worthy of Gitchie Manitou has transformed the reservation.

In an economically challenged part of the state that’s used to people moving out, not in, band members are flocking to the reservation. There’s a waiting list for housing; in fact, one transplant, a dentist, lived with his family in the Fortune Bay hotel for a year until their house could be built. This would be easier to believe if Bois Forte distributed casino profits to individual band members, a practice that’s enriched members of the band behind Mystic Lake (a band, frankly, that can afford to do this and still donate millions to other tribes). But Bois Forte doesn’t give per-capita payments. Instead, the band has poured money into infrastructure: clinics, housing, education, and enterprise (last year, the band purchased WELY, a radio station in Ely as famed for its previous owner—CBS broadcaster Charles Kuralt—as its quirky programming) in order to diversify its economy, 31 percent of which is now driven by non-casino revenues. “They’re doing it right, in my opinion,” says Bill Hanna, editor of the Mesabi Daily News, based in Virginia. Klein agrees: “They’re investing in a lot of things you’d like to see state government investing in.”

But band members aren’t just moving back for the jobs, or the full college-tuition reimbursement, or the laptops the band hopes to give to every fifth- and sixth-grader. They’re returning for their health. Many were raised in Twin Cities neighborhoods infested with drugs and crime. On the rez, in the strong woods, band members feel safer and breathe easier and take comfort in their Ojibwe culture. “It’s a good place to raise a family” is not something one hears about a reservation very often, but it’s said all the time at Bois Forte.

Kevin Leecy is a transplant himself. His grandmother was born in a native village in what is now Voyageurs National Park. He grew up in Little Earth, the Indian housing complex in south Minneapolis. After joining the Army, going to college, and working in Leech Lake’s casino, he arrived at Bois Forte in 1996 and soon became the public- relations director for Fortune Bay. Indians speak of “walking in two worlds”—their own society and that of the dominant culture—and, as someone who has lived both in the big city and on the reservation, Leecy understands this dynamic better than most. But another advantage is what he doesn’t know: his generation is the first to have no personal experience with the government-run boarding schools. He grew up with Red Power, the cultural and political movement that began in the late 1960s as Indians reclaimed their heritage, and he has ascended as Indian casinos—which raked in some $20 billion nationally last year—are flourishing. His generation of leaders may be judged on how they cultivate the fruit of both eras, using today’s financial windfalls to keep the old ways alive—while ensuring that all this progress doesn’t crash when the Indian casino monopoly does.

If anyone is in a position to balance these priorities, it might be Leecy. He may not be the most powerful Indian leader in the state, his band being neither the richest nor the largest. But he is likely the best-connected, having never really taken off his public-relations hat. He helped found the Minnesota American Indian Tourism Association, now a division of the Minnesota American Indian Chamber of Commerce. He’s chair of the Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, the official liaison between the state’s 11 tribes and government. His national reputation, boosted by the stand against Pawlenty and calls for coalition-building, is formidable enough to have won him the position of vice-chair of the National Indian Gaming Association. That said, his mission is more than financial or even cultural. In the end, it is spiritual. Many Indians believe that when their spirituality is healthy, they too will prosper. And Leecy wants very much to see that the dark days of even a few decades ago never return. This is why he was so proud this past summer when the Vermilion Family Wellness Center, with a fitness center, computer facilities, and a Boys & Girls Club, opened right across the road from the ruins of Bois Forte’s old boarding school.

“Life is a circle,” he says. “We were down and now we’re coming up.”

“NO ONE UNDERSTANDS the reservation,” says a woman who’s worked on and off it for years, meaning that for many non-Indians, contemporary tribal life is a mystery as impenetrable as the Bois Forte woods. In fact, it may be impossible for outsiders to untangle the threads that pull this place along (and sometimes hold it back): a mix of family loyalties, ancient traditions, and modern realities. A good place to start learning is at a powwow, which, at Bois Forte, is like a family reunion with better food, dancing, and door prizes.

Hand-painted signs mark the way to the Sah gii bah gah (“Moon of the Bursting Buds”) powwow, a celebration of spring held beside Nett Lake. The grounds consist of a circle of bleachers surrounding a grass ring for dancing, with a gazebo in the middle sheltering several drumming groups. All day and night, the groups take turns playing; anyone who wants to dance can do so.

A silver-haired man in traditional finery—headdress, buckskin, bells—dances beside a girl of about 12 wearing a T-shirt that says “You’re cute enough for tonight.” Dozens of women and girls wear jingle dresses, also called healing dresses, a traditional outfit adorned with tiny metal cones (the lids of Copenhagen snuff cans are the preferred do-it-yourself material). The jingles clink against each other with the slightest shake so that a constant ringing emanates from the powwow grounds, like the sound of sleigh bells or the murmur of prayer.

Booths selling dreamcatchers and Indian tacos—ground beef, lettuce, and tomatoes stuffed into frybread—stand beside a vintage camper trailer marked “Egg Rolls.” A sacred campfire, kept alight throughout the powwow, burns beside a Mary Kay cosmetics outpost.
 

a photograph of the Bois Forte's land
Photo By Thomas Strand

“We come to share our culture—our way is all about sharing,” announces a spiritual leader visiting from Grand Portage. “We’re not trying to change anyone’s way—the elders teach us to respect other people. …We come here for guidance and the wisdom of our elderly people. For healing. And we come here for a good time.” The emcee speaks in the flat, matter-of-fact manner sometimes called “Indian brogue,” memorably employed by several characters in the old TV series Northern Exposure. The dialect has often led outsiders to believe Indians are stoic or even humorless, but generally the opposite is true. For instance, Kevin Leecy and his wife have six children, five girls and a boy, the youngest; Leecy jokingly calls him “Finally.”

A survivalist spirit is woven into the culture. Mary Strong, a diminutive grandmother, grew up with a spartan, traditional lifestyle, eating lake weeds and scouring the forest for food and medicinal plants. She operated heavy machinery in the Iron Range mines and drove a truck for the state highway department for 21 years. “People think we get everything for free,” she says. (The idea that Indians don’t pay taxes is as false as it is widely believed. For the record, all Indians are subject to federal taxes, and all Indians are subject to state taxes unless they both live and work on a reservation.) Strong admires Kevin Leecy for standing up to Pawlenty and for encouraging traditional culture. She still hand-harvests wild rice and, during breaks in the powwow dancing, sells it out of the back of her minivan.

Of course, it will take more than dancing and ricing to address some of the entrenched issues on reservations. Bois Forte’s unemployment rate hovers around 30 percent. Rez politics, complicated by small-town gossip and family feuds in which certain families are perceived as getting the better government jobs, are brutally divisive (Leecy has already survived, rather easily, one petition to oust him). And, perhaps most importantly, not all the wounds of colonialism have healed. “Have you heard of historical trauma?” asks a Bois Forte man at the powwow. The terms refers to the cumulative psychological damage inflicted by the boarding schools and other tools of assimilation, the hole where a culture was. “A lot of people want to paint a rosy picture of the reservation,” he says. “But it’s not.”

“We’re trying to change that mistrust [of outsiders] instilled in our parents and grandparents,” says a man about Leecy’s age. “We’re still fighting it.”

IN VERMILION, near Fortune Bay, the Bois Forte Heritage Center & Cultural Museum sits a short distance from a gouge in the earth made by gold prospectors, who invaded Indian lands to seek their own fortunes in 1866. The museum describes the gold rush and many other events in Bois Forte history while communicating the traditions of Ojibwe life to golfers, gamblers, schoolchildren, and other visitors. And there are a lot of them: last year, band officials say, Fortune Bay turned away 10,000 potential guests who couldn’t be accommodated at the resort, which is now being expanded to 175 rooms. Non-Indians (“chimooks,” to use the local slang for white folks) are more integrated in rez life now, making up the vast majority of resort employees, and it’s Leecy’s hope that tourism will spawn a new kind of interaction between Indians and the wider world, one that leads to cultural understanding, not culture clashes. To confront the past as a modern-day Indian leader, he explains, “I think you have to say, ‘Don’t feel sorry for me’ [as well as] ‘What can I do today to make sure that doesn’t happen to us again?’”

Casino money has raised the profile of Indian tribes in general. Banks that once refused to loan money to bands now court their business. Politicians who ignored the native vote now seek its blessing. But Leecy believes the Indian casino stronghold will inevitably be breached—someone will succeed where Pawlenty failed. He just hopes that a new model for Indian reservations will be in place by then. One with a more diverse economy. One that welcomes business and visitors. One, in other words, that resembles the rest of society. But also a model that emphasizes why the rez must always be different; without an appreciation for Indian sovereignty—the right of Indian tribes to govern themselves and deal with the U.S. government much like a state or even a foreign nation—there can be no understanding of Indians, just as there would be no casinos. Sovereignty, properly respected, Leecy believes, may be the best way to ensure that the past isn’t repeated. And now that tribes are being listened to more closely, it may be the best time in a long while to get that message across.

Recently, as chair of the Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, Leecy insisted on meeting directly with legislators or the governor instead of lower officials. “It’s like a muscle,” Leecy says. “If you don’t flex that sovereignty—and we haven’t as much in the past—then you lose it.”

Leecy’s approach seems to fit with the recently articulated doctrine of “responsible sovereignty,” which, according to David Wilkins, a professor of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota, advises Indian leaders to strike a pragmatic balance between upholding Indian integrity and the knowledge that inherent sovereignty can be “snuffed out” at the whim of government officials. If Leecy is unafraid of conflict, it’s only because he’s confident he can find practical solutions. “There are certain people who need to step up at these higher levels and say something—and I’m willing to do that,” he says. “Someone needs to come in and help mediate and educate.”

Leecy has less than two years left as Bois Forte chairman before he must fight for re-election, but even a 20-year tenure probably wouldn’t be enough to address some of the band’s larger issues. “It took us a long time—200, 300 years—to lose the life that was given us,” says Gene Goodsky, one of Bois Forte’s spiritual advisors, implying it may also take the Indians a long time to get it all back. After all, one of the lessons lost, he says, was likely the most important: patience.

In the cultural museum stands a large photographic collage, representing all the families living at Bois Forte. Many of the pictures are black and white, grainy, signifying a history that stretches far back in time. Nearby, a sign in Ojibwe says “Geyabi oma endayamin.” In English, it means “We’re still here.” MM

Tim Gihring is senior writer for Minnesota Monthly.

 

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The Jungle Theater puts on its game face with the Minnesota premiere of The Wolves, a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score...

Cost: $37-47

Where:
Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN
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Market Garden Theatre kicks off 2018 with the Minnesota premiere of My Barking Dog by Eric Coble, a dynamic and thought-provoking piece on our role within nature and its role in us. Directed by...

Cost: $13-20 sliding scale

Where:
The Crane Theater
2303 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Market Garden Theatre
Contact Name: Lucas Skjaret
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When men make a mess of things, who suffers the costs? And what happens when those in power dictate the fate of those who are oppressed? Though these questions ring eternal through the ages, they...

Cost: $10-$40

Where:
Urban Growler
325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Mission Theatre Company
Contact Name: Kathryn Frengs
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As in her Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman transforms Greek mythology – here the story of Jason and the Argonauts – into a mesmerizing piece of theater, performed by the senior...

Cost: 9

Where:
Guthrie Theater
818 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-625-5380

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Combustible Company presents The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere The Imaginary Invalid Written by Moliere Adaptation by Oded Gross and Tracy Young With original music by Paul James Prendergast...

Cost: $15-28

Where:
Gremlin Theater
550 Vandalia St
St Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Combustible Company
Contact Name: Erik Hoover
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MARCH 31 - APRIL 29, 2018 Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m. The Wolves is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls, who just want to...

Cost: $25-$47

Where:
The Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Telephone: 612-822-7063

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“Scenes from The Odyssey” By Homer Adapted and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman Adapted from the translation of “The Odyssey” by Robert Fitzgerald Directed by Joel Sass...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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Swan Lake with live orchestra   Houston Ballet, one of America’s most highly-regarded ballet companies, has long been a Northrop audience favorite. They will return with Artistic...

Cost: http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/houston-ballet-0

Where:
Northrop at the University of Minnesota
84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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It has been 75 years since Anne Frank was given a diary by her father. Revisit this poignant classic yourself and share it with the young people in your life. You’ll be inspired by the hope of a...

Cost: $27-60

Where:
Park Square Theatre
20 West 7th Place
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-291-7005
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Come enjoy a phenomenal show from Greg Grease and DJ Just Nine, members of Astralblak fka Astralblak, with Nazeem & Spencer Joles, Dua, Yon. AND Greg Grease has a double vinyl release today...

Cost: 2

Where:
Can Can Wonderland
755 Prior Avenue North
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Can Can Wonderland
Telephone: 651-925-2261
Contact Name: Can Can Wonderland
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Minneapolis museums house two iconic works of photorealism—Chuck Close’s huge self-portrait at the Walker and another of a guy named Frank at Mia. Countless strokes of acrylic paint...

Cost: Free

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55317
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf...

Cost: $13-70

Where:
Children's Theatre Co.
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Website »

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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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We’re sixty and we know it! Brave New Workshop is thrilled to kick off our 60th Anniversary season with a best-of show, featuring some of our funniest and relevant material from the recent (and...

Cost: $20-$34

Where:
Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Minneapolis and representatives from Tours, France, a Minneapolis Sister City, are proud to present “The Americans in Tours: 1917-1919.” Thousands of Americans, including Minnesotans, were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hennepin County Government Center
Hennepin Gallery A-level
300 South 6th St.
Minneapolis, MN   55487
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Sister Cities / Meet Minneapolis
Telephone: 612-767-8118
Contact Name: Kim Insley
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You've probably spent countless hours in front of a screen watching a hero save the world, solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home. Now it's your turn! The Escape...

Cost: $34.99

Where:
Mall of America
300 East Broadway
Bloomington, MN  55425
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Intel Co-Founder Gordon Moore famously predicted that computing power would grow exponentially by doubling every two years (“Moore’s Law”).  The implications of such rapidly improving...

Cost: $25-200

Where:
Fueled Collective Downtown MPLS
400 South 4th Street
Suite 401
Minneapolis, MN  55415
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In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. Families try a fun activity,...

Cost: Ages 1-101: $12.95, Members: Free, Children Under Age 1: Free

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 W 7th St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: 651-225-6000
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 2, 2018   Contact: Joseph Brown, 651.644.9200, raymondavegallery@me.com   The Raymond Avenue Gallery is pleased to announce its 2018 first quarter exhibition:...

Cost: free

Where:
Raymond Avenue Gallery
761 raymond avenue
Saint Paul, MN  55114
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Telephone: 651-644-9200
Contact Name: Joseph Brown
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Honor your important and valued Administrative Professional at FireLake Grill House for lunch any day between Monday, April 23rd and Friday, April 27th and we will provide you with your choice of...

Cost: Complimentary dessert with the purchase of a lunch meal

Where:
FireLake Grill House
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN  55425
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The 2018 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) brings bold, exciting and moving works by emerging and veteran filmmakers to the Twin Cities April 12-28, 2018, presenting 250+...

Cost: $14 (discounts, passes, and packages available)

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Twisted Deaths by Shannon TL Kearns, Directed by Ashley Hovell Assistant Director: Sarah Catcher, Stage Manager: Allison Knauss, Lighting and Sound: Jake Otto Featuring: Anthony Neuman, Holly...

Cost: $5-50

Where:
, MN

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Join us at the Minnesota Children's Museum April 20, 21, 24, 28, & 29 with Guest Teaching Artist John Akre! Be sure to check our website for specific times so you don't miss out on this awesome...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 West 7th Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: (651) 225-6000
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Night Art Gallery offers over 300+ original artworks from 30+ concurrent artist exhibitions where visitors can view many styles such as; traditional, abstract, mixed media, photography, pop culture...

Cost: $8.00

Where:
Night Art Gallery
12732 Lake Blvd
Lindstrom, MN  55045
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Sponsor: Night Art Gallery
Telephone: 612-235-3646
Contact Name: Brad
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Disney's Newsies, the exciting musical that took Broadway by storm, is coming to Chanhassen Dinner Theatres! Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City,...

Cost: $50-89

Where:
Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
501 W. 78th St.
Chanhassen, MN
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Website »

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In Dissonance and Repair, painters Barbara Kreft and Kimberly Benson explore abstraction through similar channels, investigating ideas such as ideal beauty and cultural representations of nature....

Cost: Free

Where:
The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Ave.
St. Paul, MN  55105
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Telephone: 651-690-6644
Contact Name: Nicole Watson, Director
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Workerby presents “Gray Matter Series: Sense of Place.” Part of an ongoing set of collaborations led by artist and milliner Anna Lee, this pop-up gallery and shopping experience launches the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Winsome Flagship + Studio
201 6th St. SE #2
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Slate Collective is artfully crafted clothing for the modern woman. It is a thoughtful collection of contemporary classics, punctuated by limited-edition artist session collaborations with...

Cost: $15-$50

Where:
Le Méridien Chambers Minneapolis
901 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN  55402
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Willy Wonka musical at The International School of Minnesota Join our Performing Arts Department in our April presentation of Willy Wonka! Opening night Friday, April 20th at 7 pm; Backstage...

Cost: $14 ticket/$10 student

Where:
The International School of Minnesota
6385 Beach Road
Eden Prairie, MN  55344
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Sponsor: The International School of Minnesota
Telephone: 952-918-1871
Contact Name: Colleen Everitt
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ALL ARE WELCOME! Revival Gatherings with Doug Stanton & Roy Fields continue in Maplewood, MN. What is Revival? Revival is restoring the joy of salvation and giving people the opportunity to fall in...

Cost: No Charge

Where:
Josiah Center
1600 Gervais Avenue
Suite 2
Maplewood, MN  55109
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Sponsor: Josiah Center
Telephone: 651-260-0217
Contact Name: Mary Wheelock
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Join us to learn how to make a Farmhouse Dining Room Table! This table can be adjusted to fit in any space, and can be made as table, counter or bar height. Learn more at...

Cost: 179.00

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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When men make a mess of things, who suffers the costs? And what happens when those in power dictate the fate of those who are oppressed? Though these questions ring eternal through the ages, they...

Cost: $10-$40

Where:
Urban Growler
325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN  55114
View map »


Sponsor: Mission Theatre Company
Contact Name: Kathryn Frengs
Website »

More information

MARCH 31 - APRIL 29, 2018 Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m. The Wolves is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls, who just want to...

Cost: $25-$47

Where:
The Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
View map »


Telephone: 612-822-7063

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“Scenes from The Odyssey” By Homer Adapted and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman Adapted from the translation of “The Odyssey” by Robert Fitzgerald Directed by Joel Sass...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
Website »

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Swan Lake with live orchestra   Houston Ballet, one of America’s most highly-regarded ballet companies, has long been a Northrop audience favorite. They will return with Artistic...

Cost: http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/houston-ballet-0

Where:
Northrop at the University of Minnesota
84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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The Jungle Theater puts on its game face with the Minnesota premiere of The Wolves, a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score...

Cost: $37-47

Where:
Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN
View map »


Website »

More information

As in her Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman transforms Greek mythology – here the story of Jason and the Argonauts – into a mesmerizing piece of theater, performed by the senior...

Cost: 9

Where:
Guthrie Theater
818 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
View map »


Telephone: 612-625-5380

More information

Market Garden Theatre kicks off 2018 with the Minnesota premiere of My Barking Dog by Eric Coble, a dynamic and thought-provoking piece on our role within nature and its role in us. Directed by...

Cost: $13-20 sliding scale

Where:
The Crane Theater
2303 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
View map »


Sponsor: Market Garden Theatre
Contact Name: Lucas Skjaret
Website »

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Join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf...

Cost: $13-70

Where:
Children's Theatre Co.
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
View map »


Website »

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Minneapolis museums house two iconic works of photorealism—Chuck Close’s huge self-portrait at the Walker and another of a guy named Frank at Mia. Countless strokes of acrylic paint...

Cost: Free

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
View map »


Website »

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We’re sixty and we know it! Brave New Workshop is thrilled to kick off our 60th Anniversary season with a best-of show, featuring some of our funniest and relevant material from the recent (and...

Cost: $20-$34

Where:
Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Minneapolis and representatives from Tours, France, a Minneapolis Sister City, are proud to present “The Americans in Tours: 1917-1919.” Thousands of Americans, including Minnesotans, were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hennepin County Government Center
Hennepin Gallery A-level
300 South 6th St.
Minneapolis, MN   55487
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Sister Cities / Meet Minneapolis
Telephone: 612-767-8118
Contact Name: Kim Insley
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IDI Distributors is hosting a 3-day fiberglass and spray foam insulation-training course at its Chanhassen, Minnesota location on April 24, 2018. The course is comprehensive and will cover a wide...

Cost: $150.00

Where:
IDI Distributors
8303 Audubon Road
Chanhassen, MN  55317
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Sponsor: IDI Distributors
Telephone: 952-279-6400
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You've probably spent countless hours in front of a screen watching a hero save the world, solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home. Now it's your turn! The Escape...

Cost: $34.99

Where:
Mall of America
300 East Broadway
Bloomington, MN  55425
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Please join us for our Imagine If...Fundraising Breakfast Imagine if all parents had the knowledge and skills to nurture their children. In just one hour, YOU can help us support and empower...

Cost: Free

Where:
Lake Calhoun Event Center
3450 Irving Ave S
Minneapolis , MN  55408
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Sponsor: Minnesota Communities Caring for Children
Telephone: 651-523-0099
Contact Name: Isa Ruelas
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Toyota-Lift of Minnesota will host a forklift safety training course on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at its Minneapolis location off of 8501 Xylon Court North. Titled "Master Your Costs, Improve...

Cost: $425.00

Where:
Toyota-Lift of Minnesota
8601 Xylon Court North
Minneapolis, MN  55445
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Sponsor: Toyota-Lift of Minnesota
Telephone: (800) 523-0611
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In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. Families try a fun activity,...

Cost: Ages 1-101: $12.95, Members: Free, Children Under Age 1: Free

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 W 7th St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: 651-225-6000
Website »

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 2, 2018   Contact: Joseph Brown, 651.644.9200, raymondavegallery@me.com   The Raymond Avenue Gallery is pleased to announce its 2018 first quarter exhibition:...

Cost: free

Where:
Raymond Avenue Gallery
761 raymond avenue
Saint Paul, MN  55114
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Telephone: 651-644-9200
Contact Name: Joseph Brown
Website »

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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
Website »

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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
Website »

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Honor your important and valued Administrative Professional at FireLake Grill House for lunch any day between Monday, April 23rd and Friday, April 27th and we will provide you with your choice of...

Cost: Complimentary dessert with the purchase of a lunch meal

Where:
FireLake Grill House
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN  55425
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School Showcase at The International School of Minnesota We believe that education can change the world.  Join us on April 24th from 12-1 pm for a admissions school tour!  Learn more about...

Cost: Free

Where:
The International School of Minnesota
6385 Beach Road
Eden Prairie, MN  55344
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Sponsor: ISM
Telephone: 952-918-1800
Contact Name: Joelle Charbel
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Quick and decisive strokes fill Susan Horn’s canvas. She writes, “As I am painting, I am looking for a resonance – a rhythm that physically hits you like a deep chord. This is the sensation I...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
Website »

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The 2018 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) brings bold, exciting and moving works by emerging and veteran filmmakers to the Twin Cities April 12-28, 2018, presenting 250+...

Cost: $14 (discounts, passes, and packages available)

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
View map »


Sponsor: Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul
Telephone: 612.331.7563
Website »

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For Dani Roach, painting is more than the art of representation, it is the art of storytelling. As poetry employs rhythm, Roach uses color and form to punctuate her compositions. The artist...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
Website »

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Twisted Deaths by Shannon TL Kearns, Directed by Ashley Hovell Assistant Director: Sarah Catcher, Stage Manager: Allison Knauss, Lighting and Sound: Jake Otto Featuring: Anthony Neuman, Holly...

Cost: $5-50

Where:
, MN

More information

Join us at the Minnesota Children's Museum April 20, 21, 24, 28, & 29 with Guest Teaching Artist John Akre! Be sure to check our website for specific times so you don't miss out on this awesome...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 West 7th Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
View map »


Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: (651) 225-6000
Website »

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Night Art Gallery offers over 300+ original artworks from 30+ concurrent artist exhibitions where visitors can view many styles such as; traditional, abstract, mixed media, photography, pop culture...

Cost: $8.00

Where:
Night Art Gallery
12732 Lake Blvd
Lindstrom, MN  55045
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Sponsor: Night Art Gallery
Telephone: 612-235-3646
Contact Name: Brad
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Cost: 13.00

Where:
Studio B @ Skyway Theatre
711 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-333-6100
Website »

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In Dissonance and Repair, painters Barbara Kreft and Kimberly Benson explore abstraction through similar channels, investigating ideas such as ideal beauty and cultural representations of nature....

Cost: Free

Where:
The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Ave.
St. Paul, MN  55105
View map »


Telephone: 651-690-6644
Contact Name: Nicole Watson, Director
Website »

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Healthy Bodies & Minds Family Yoga Program: Presented by The Emily Program Foundation with Instructor Lisa Diers and Host Tula Yoga & Wellness. Are you a parent who wants to help your child...

Cost: 2 Person Family - $144; 3 Person Family - $199; 4 Person Family - $ 259

Where:
Tula Yoga & Wellness
99 Snelling Avenue North
St. Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: The Emily Program Foundation
Telephone: 612-703-5789
Contact Name: Tara Schlosser
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Disney's Newsies, the exciting musical that took Broadway by storm, is coming to Chanhassen Dinner Theatres! Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City,...

Cost: $50-89

Where:
Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
501 W. 78th St.
Chanhassen, MN
View map »


Website »

More information

Willy Wonka musical at The International School of Minnesota Join our Performing Arts Department in our April presentation of Willy Wonka! Opening night Friday, April 20th at 7 pm; Backstage...

Cost: $14 ticket/$10 student

Where:
The International School of Minnesota
6385 Beach Road
Eden Prairie, MN  55344
View map »


Sponsor: The International School of Minnesota
Telephone: 952-918-1871
Contact Name: Colleen Everitt
Website »

More information

ALL ARE WELCOME! Revival Gatherings with Doug Stanton & Roy Fields continue in Maplewood, MN. What is Revival? Revival is restoring the joy of salvation and giving people the opportunity to fall in...

Cost: No Charge

Where:
Josiah Center
1600 Gervais Avenue
Suite 2
Maplewood, MN  55109
View map »


Sponsor: Josiah Center
Telephone: 651-260-0217
Contact Name: Mary Wheelock
Website »

More information

Join us to learn how to make a Farmhouse Dining Room Table! This table can be adjusted to fit in any space, and can be made as table, counter or bar height. Learn more at...

Cost: 179.00

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
View map »


Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
Website »

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Back in the '90s, guitarist/composer John Scofield and Grammy-winning saxophonist/composer, Joe Lovano, were one of the most popular groups on the music scene.  But after their initial success,...

Cost: $45 non-members, $40 members

Where:
Hopkins Center for the Arts
1111 Mainstreet
Hopkins, MN  55343
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Telephone: 952-979-1111
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From the fringes to the focus, this innovative collaborative runway show will be taking designers from the fringes of the queer community, including popular favorites and those in the...

Cost: $16-$40

Where:
Phoenix Theater
2605 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
Website »

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MARCH 31 - APRIL 29, 2018 Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m. The Wolves is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls, who just want to...

Cost: $25-$47

Where:
The Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
View map »


Telephone: 612-822-7063

More information

“Scenes from The Odyssey” By Homer Adapted and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman Adapted from the translation of “The Odyssey” by Robert Fitzgerald Directed by Joel Sass...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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Acclaimed worldwide for his profound musicianship and technical mastery, British cellist, Steven Isserlis enjoys a distinguished career as a soloist, chamber musician, educator, author, and...

Cost: $24-$76

Where:
Ordway Concert Hall
345 Washington Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Schubert Club
Telephone: 651-292-3267
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As in her Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman transforms Greek mythology – here the story of Jason and the Argonauts – into a mesmerizing piece of theater, performed by the senior...

Cost: 9

Where:
Guthrie Theater
818 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-625-5380

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The Jungle Theater puts on its game face with the Minnesota premiere of The Wolves, a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score...

Cost: $37-47

Where:
Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN
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Website »

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Market Garden Theatre kicks off 2018 with the Minnesota premiere of My Barking Dog by Eric Coble, a dynamic and thought-provoking piece on our role within nature and its role in us. Directed by...

Cost: $13-20 sliding scale

Where:
The Crane Theater
2303 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Market Garden Theatre
Contact Name: Lucas Skjaret
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Swan Lake with live orchestra   Houston Ballet, one of America’s most highly-regarded ballet companies, has long been a Northrop audience favorite. They will return with Artistic...

Cost: http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/houston-ballet-0

Where:
Northrop at the University of Minnesota
84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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When men make a mess of things, who suffers the costs? And what happens when those in power dictate the fate of those who are oppressed? Though these questions ring eternal through the ages, they...

Cost: $10-$40

Where:
Urban Growler
325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Mission Theatre Company
Contact Name: Kathryn Frengs
Website »

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Join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf...

Cost: $13-70

Where:
Children's Theatre Co.
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Website »

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Minneapolis museums house two iconic works of photorealism—Chuck Close’s huge self-portrait at the Walker and another of a guy named Frank at Mia. Countless strokes of acrylic paint...

Cost: Free

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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We’re sixty and we know it! Brave New Workshop is thrilled to kick off our 60th Anniversary season with a best-of show, featuring some of our funniest and relevant material from the recent (and...

Cost: $20-$34

Where:
Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Minneapolis and representatives from Tours, France, a Minneapolis Sister City, are proud to present “The Americans in Tours: 1917-1919.” Thousands of Americans, including Minnesotans, were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hennepin County Government Center
Hennepin Gallery A-level
300 South 6th St.
Minneapolis, MN   55487
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Sister Cities / Meet Minneapolis
Telephone: 612-767-8118
Contact Name: Kim Insley
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You've probably spent countless hours in front of a screen watching a hero save the world, solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home. Now it's your turn! The Escape...

Cost: $34.99

Where:
Mall of America
300 East Broadway
Bloomington, MN  55425
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IDI Distributors is hosting a 3-day fiberglass and spray foam insulation-training course at its Chanhassen, Minnesota location on April 24, 2018. The course is comprehensive and will cover a wide...

Cost: $150.00

Where:
IDI Distributors
8303 Audubon Road
Chanhassen, MN  55317
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Sponsor: IDI Distributors
Telephone: 952-279-6400
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The Autism Society of Minnesota invites you to participate in the 23rd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference. During this event, we will join our voices as a passionate community to inspire learning,...

Cost: $140

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis - Park Plac
1500 Park Pl Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-647-1083
Contact Name: Olivia James
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In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. Families try a fun activity,...

Cost: Ages 1-101: $12.95, Members: Free, Children Under Age 1: Free

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 W 7th St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: 651-225-6000
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 2, 2018   Contact: Joseph Brown, 651.644.9200, raymondavegallery@me.com   The Raymond Avenue Gallery is pleased to announce its 2018 first quarter exhibition:...

Cost: free

Where:
Raymond Avenue Gallery
761 raymond avenue
Saint Paul, MN  55114
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Telephone: 651-644-9200
Contact Name: Joseph Brown
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Acclaimed worldwide for his profound musicianship and technical mastery, British cellist, Steven Isserlis enjoys a distinguished career as a soloist, chamber musician, educator, author, and...

Cost: $24-$57

Where:
Ordway Concert Hall
345 Washington Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Schubert Club
Telephone: 651-292-3267
Website »

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Honor your important and valued Administrative Professional at FireLake Grill House for lunch any day between Monday, April 23rd and Friday, April 27th and we will provide you with your choice of...

Cost: Complimentary dessert with the purchase of a lunch meal

Where:
FireLake Grill House
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN  55425
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STILL DANCE THE STARS a World Premiere by Jayme McGhan co- directed & choreographed by Andy Frye co-directed by Jason Peterson April 13th – May 13th, 2018 PERFORMANCE TIMES Wednesday - Saturday...

Cost: $23-$27

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Telephone: 763-493-8733
Contact Name: Molly Weibel
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Mentoring is a key pillar of TeamWomenMN. Our Mentor Program serves as our mission in action – encouraging and supporting women to reach their full potential. This event is designed to educate...

Cost: $25 member/$45 non-member

Where:
Golden Valley Country Club
7001 Golden Valley Road
Golden Valley, MN  55427
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Sponsor: TeamWomenMN
Telephone: 952-525-2236
Contact Name: Katy Burke
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Quick and decisive strokes fill Susan Horn’s canvas. She writes, “As I am painting, I am looking for a resonance – a rhythm that physically hits you like a deep chord. This is the sensation I...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
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For Dani Roach, painting is more than the art of representation, it is the art of storytelling. As poetry employs rhythm, Roach uses color and form to punctuate her compositions. The artist...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
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The 2018 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) brings bold, exciting and moving works by emerging and veteran filmmakers to the Twin Cities April 12-28, 2018, presenting 250+...

Cost: $14 (discounts, passes, and packages available)

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Created by Brian Pekol, and produced by Sidekick Theatre. We know the voice, but we never got to know the man. To do that, we have to start at the beginning... In this full-length dramatic...

Cost: $30-$34

Where:
Ives Auditorium
11411 Masonic Home Dr
Bloomington, MN  55437
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Sponsor: Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center
Telephone: 952-948-6506
Contact Name: Karen Mohsenian
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Twisted Deaths by Shannon TL Kearns, Directed by Ashley Hovell Assistant Director: Sarah Catcher, Stage Manager: Allison Knauss, Lighting and Sound: Jake Otto Featuring: Anthony Neuman, Holly...

Cost: $5-50

Where:
, MN

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Join us at the Minnesota Children's Museum April 20, 21, 24, 28, & 29 with Guest Teaching Artist John Akre! Be sure to check our website for specific times so you don't miss out on this awesome...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 West 7th Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: (651) 225-6000
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Join us in the lobby of Graduate Minneapolis to get ready for the races on May 5 or the royal wedding on May 19. We will have a variety of decorations on-hand, along with fascinator hat bases to...

Cost: $25.00

Where:
Graduate Minneapolis
615 Washington Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: Graduate Minneapolis
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Night Art Gallery offers over 300+ original artworks from 30+ concurrent artist exhibitions where visitors can view many styles such as; traditional, abstract, mixed media, photography, pop culture...

Cost: $8.00

Where:
Night Art Gallery
12732 Lake Blvd
Lindstrom, MN  55045
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Sponsor: Night Art Gallery
Telephone: 612-235-3646
Contact Name: Brad
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In anticipation of the summer festival season, Cake Plus-Size Resale will showcase fashion-forward, plus-size looks inspired by local music festivals. Live mannequins will highlight styles at this...

Cost: Free (ticketed preview shopping hour from 5-6pm)

Where:
Cake Plus-Size Resale
5155 Bloomington Ave.
Minneapolis, MN  55417
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Disney's Newsies, the exciting musical that took Broadway by storm, is coming to Chanhassen Dinner Theatres! Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City,...

Cost: $50-89

Where:
Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
501 W. 78th St.
Chanhassen, MN
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Attend LUNAFEST to enjoy nine inspiring short films by, for, and about women while supporting the Minnesota Peacebuilding Leadership Institute.

Cost: $15-25

Where:
Riverview Theater
3800 42nd Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55406
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In Dissonance and Repair, painters Barbara Kreft and Kimberly Benson explore abstraction through similar channels, investigating ideas such as ideal beauty and cultural representations of nature....

Cost: Free

Where:
The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Ave.
St. Paul, MN  55105
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Telephone: 651-690-6644
Contact Name: Nicole Watson, Director
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Join us for the brand new April event series, Mouthful of Maple, brought to you in collaboration with Duluth Grill. Every Wednesday night in April guests will have the chance to sample four...

Cost: Free

Where:
Glensheen Mansion
3300 London Road
Duluth, MN  55804
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Telephone: 218-726-8910

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Fashion Group International-Minneapolis/St. Paul (FGI-MSP) in collaboration with Fashion Week MN presents “Accelerating Your Brand: Media, Styling & Exposure,” featuring a social cocktail hour...

Cost: $35-$50

Where:
The Bachelor Farmer
50 2nd Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN  55401
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Sponsor: Fashion Group International-MSP
Telephone: 612-889-4971
Contact Name: Lee Ann Jorgenson
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Fashion Group International-Minneapolis/St. Paul (FGI-MSP) presents “Accelerating Your Brand: Media, Styling & Exposure,” a panel of fashion industry professionals discussing strategies behind...

Cost: $35-$40

Where:
The Bachelor Farmer
50 N. 2nd Ave.
Second level
Minneapolis, MN  55401
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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The Justice Page Middle School PTA invites the community to join us for a special screening of the documentary “Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety” to open up a dialogue among local...

Cost: Free

Where:
Justice Page Middle School
1 W 49th St
Minneapolis, MN  55419
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Sponsor: Justice Page Middle School PTA
Telephone: 612-827-7300
Contact Name: Lisa Thiegs
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ALL ARE WELCOME! Revival Gatherings with Doug Stanton & Roy Fields continue in Maplewood, MN. What is Revival? Revival is restoring the joy of salvation and giving people the opportunity to fall in...

Cost: No Charge

Where:
Josiah Center
1600 Gervais Avenue
Suite 2
Maplewood, MN  55109
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Sponsor: Josiah Center
Telephone: 651-260-0217
Contact Name: Mary Wheelock
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Join us to learn how to make a Farmhouse Dining Room Table! This table can be adjusted to fit in any space, and can be made as table, counter or bar height. Learn more at...

Cost: 179.00

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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Willy Wonka musical at The International School of Minnesota Join our Performing Arts Department in our April presentation of Willy Wonka! Opening night Friday, April 20th at 7 pm; Backstage...

Cost: $14 ticket/$10 student

Where:
The International School of Minnesota
6385 Beach Road
Eden Prairie, MN  55344
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Sponsor: The International School of Minnesota
Telephone: 952-918-1871
Contact Name: Colleen Everitt
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Swan Lake with live orchestra   Houston Ballet, one of America’s most highly-regarded ballet companies, has long been a Northrop audience favorite. They will return with Artistic...

Cost: http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/houston-ballet-0

Where:
Northrop at the University of Minnesota
84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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MARCH 31 - APRIL 29, 2018 Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m. The Wolves is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls, who just want to...

Cost: $25-$47

Where:
The Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Telephone: 612-822-7063

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When men make a mess of things, who suffers the costs? And what happens when those in power dictate the fate of those who are oppressed? Though these questions ring eternal through the ages, they...

Cost: $10-$40

Where:
Urban Growler
325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN  55114
View map »


Sponsor: Mission Theatre Company
Contact Name: Kathryn Frengs
Website »

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Market Garden Theatre kicks off 2018 with the Minnesota premiere of My Barking Dog by Eric Coble, a dynamic and thought-provoking piece on our role within nature and its role in us. Directed by...

Cost: $13-20 sliding scale

Where:
The Crane Theater
2303 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Market Garden Theatre
Contact Name: Lucas Skjaret
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The Jungle Theater puts on its game face with the Minnesota premiere of The Wolves, a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score...

Cost: $37-47

Where:
Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN
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Website »

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As in her Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman transforms Greek mythology – here the story of Jason and the Argonauts – into a mesmerizing piece of theater, performed by the senior...

Cost: 9

Where:
Guthrie Theater
818 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-625-5380

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“Scenes from The Odyssey” By Homer Adapted and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman Adapted from the translation of “The Odyssey” by Robert Fitzgerald Directed by Joel Sass...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Minneapolis museums house two iconic works of photorealism—Chuck Close’s huge self-portrait at the Walker and another of a guy named Frank at Mia. Countless strokes of acrylic paint...

Cost: Free

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
View map »


Website »

More information

Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55317
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
Website »

More information

Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
Website »

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Join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf...

Cost: $13-70

Where:
Children's Theatre Co.
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
View map »


Website »

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We’re sixty and we know it! Brave New Workshop is thrilled to kick off our 60th Anniversary season with a best-of show, featuring some of our funniest and relevant material from the recent (and...

Cost: $20-$34

Where:
Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Minneapolis and representatives from Tours, France, a Minneapolis Sister City, are proud to present “The Americans in Tours: 1917-1919.” Thousands of Americans, including Minnesotans, were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hennepin County Government Center
Hennepin Gallery A-level
300 South 6th St.
Minneapolis, MN   55487
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Sister Cities / Meet Minneapolis
Telephone: 612-767-8118
Contact Name: Kim Insley
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WHAT:                                 Business Matters Safety Matters: Easiest Catch WHO:                                   Hosted...

Cost: Admission is free but pre-registration is appreciated.

Where:
Bloomington Chamber
9633 Lyndale Ave S.
Suite 200
Bloomington, MN  55420
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Telephone: 612-370-9123
Contact Name: Anna Stinson

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IDI Distributors is hosting a 3-day fiberglass and spray foam insulation-training course at its Chanhassen, Minnesota location on April 24, 2018. The course is comprehensive and will cover a wide...

Cost: $150.00

Where:
IDI Distributors
8303 Audubon Road
Chanhassen, MN  55317
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Sponsor: IDI Distributors
Telephone: 952-279-6400
Website »

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You've probably spent countless hours in front of a screen watching a hero save the world, solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home. Now it's your turn! The Escape...

Cost: $34.99

Where:
Mall of America
300 East Broadway
Bloomington, MN  55425
View map »

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The Autism Society of Minnesota invites you to participate in the 23rd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference. During this event, we will join our voices as a passionate community to inspire learning,...

Cost: $140

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis - Park Plac
1500 Park Pl Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-647-1083
Contact Name: Olivia James
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In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. Families try a fun activity,...

Cost: Ages 1-101: $12.95, Members: Free, Children Under Age 1: Free

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 W 7th St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: 651-225-6000
Website »

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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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Jewelry artist Janis Kerman will visit Max’s at The Shops at Excelsior & Grand for a Custom Design Event and Trunk Show April 26-28. She’ll meet with customers who wish to have her create...

Cost: Free

Where:
Max's at The Shops at Excelsior & Grand
3826 Grand Way
St. Louis Park, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Max's
Telephone: 952-922-8364
Website »

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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

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


Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
Website »

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 2, 2018   Contact: Joseph Brown, 651.644.9200, raymondavegallery@me.com   The Raymond Avenue Gallery is pleased to announce its 2018 first quarter exhibition:...

Cost: free

Where:
Raymond Avenue Gallery
761 raymond avenue
Saint Paul, MN  55114
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Telephone: 651-644-9200
Contact Name: Joseph Brown
Website »

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Honor your important and valued Administrative Professional at FireLake Grill House for lunch any day between Monday, April 23rd and Friday, April 27th and we will provide you with your choice of...

Cost: Complimentary dessert with the purchase of a lunch meal

Where:
FireLake Grill House
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN  55425
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STILL DANCE THE STARS a World Premiere by Jayme McGhan co- directed & choreographed by Andy Frye co-directed by Jason Peterson April 13th – May 13th, 2018 PERFORMANCE TIMES Wednesday - Saturday...

Cost: $23-$27

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Telephone: 763-493-8733
Contact Name: Molly Weibel
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Today's consumers and business buyers are a very demanding lot. They can sit in the middle of an empty room, voice a question or request, and expect an answer instantly. They don’t even need a...

Cost: Board Member RCR Guest of WeMN Member $25 Non-member $45 WeMN Member $25

Where:
Officenters Lower Level Atrium
7900 International Dr
Bloomington, MN  55425
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Sponsor: Women Entrepreneurs of Minnesota
Contact Name: Jenn Pollard
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The 2018 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) brings bold, exciting and moving works by emerging and veteran filmmakers to the Twin Cities April 12-28, 2018, presenting 250+...

Cost: $14 (discounts, passes, and packages available)

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
View map »


Sponsor: Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul
Telephone: 612.331.7563
Website »

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For Dani Roach, painting is more than the art of representation, it is the art of storytelling. As poetry employs rhythm, Roach uses color and form to punctuate her compositions. The artist...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
View map »


Telephone: 612-207-7810
Website »

More information

Quick and decisive strokes fill Susan Horn’s canvas. She writes, “As I am painting, I am looking for a resonance – a rhythm that physically hits you like a deep chord. This is the sensation I...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
View map »


Telephone: 612-207-7810
Website »

More information

Created by Brian Pekol, and produced by Sidekick Theatre. We know the voice, but we never got to know the man. To do that, we have to start at the beginning... In this full-length dramatic...

Cost: $30-$34

Where:
Ives Auditorium
11411 Masonic Home Dr
Bloomington, MN  55437
View map »


Sponsor: Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center
Telephone: 952-948-6506
Contact Name: Karen Mohsenian
Website »

More information

Join us at the Minnesota Children's Museum April 20, 21, 24, 28, & 29 with Guest Teaching Artist John Akre! Be sure to check our website for specific times so you don't miss out on this awesome...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 West 7th Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
View map »


Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: (651) 225-6000
Website »

More information

Twisted Deaths by Shannon TL Kearns, Directed by Ashley Hovell Assistant Director: Sarah Catcher, Stage Manager: Allison Knauss, Lighting and Sound: Jake Otto Featuring: Anthony Neuman, Holly...

Cost: $5-50

Where:
, MN

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Enter the world of the sustainable fashion. Studio Progressive invites you to our atelier. Experience our process. Touch the raw materials. Connect with fashion in a way you’ve never done before....

Cost: $15

Where:
Northrup King Building
1450 Van Buren Ave. NE. #211
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Night Art Gallery offers over 300+ original artworks from 30+ concurrent artist exhibitions where visitors can view many styles such as; traditional, abstract, mixed media, photography, pop culture...

Cost: $8.00

Where:
Night Art Gallery
12732 Lake Blvd
Lindstrom, MN  55045
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Sponsor: Night Art Gallery
Telephone: 612-235-3646
Contact Name: Brad
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Celebrate National Poetry Month with Milkweed Editions! Join us for an evening honoring poets and the vitality of the Twin Cities poetry community. 6:00 p.m.    Party 7:00 p.m.   ...

Cost:

Where:
Milkweed Editions
1011 Washington Avenue South
Open Book, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN  55415
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In Dissonance and Repair, painters Barbara Kreft and Kimberly Benson explore abstraction through similar channels, investigating ideas such as ideal beauty and cultural representations of nature....

Cost: Free

Where:
The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Ave.
St. Paul, MN  55105
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Telephone: 651-690-6644
Contact Name: Nicole Watson, Director
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Celebrate National Poetry Month with Milkweed Editions! Join us for an evening honoring poets and the vitality of the local poetry community. 6:00 p.m. | Join poets and their many fans for...

Cost: $0-25

Where:
Milkweed Editions
1011 Washington Avenue South
Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN  55415
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Sponsor: Milkweed Editions
Telephone: 612-332-3192
Contact Name: Allison Haberstroh
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Disney's Newsies, the exciting musical that took Broadway by storm, is coming to Chanhassen Dinner Theatres! Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City,...

Cost: $50-89

Where:
Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
501 W. 78th St.
Chanhassen, MN
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Willy Wonka musical at The International School of Minnesota Join our Performing Arts Department in our April presentation of Willy Wonka! Opening night Friday, April 20th at 7 pm; Backstage...

Cost: $14 ticket/$10 student

Where:
The International School of Minnesota
6385 Beach Road
Eden Prairie, MN  55344
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Sponsor: The International School of Minnesota
Telephone: 952-918-1871
Contact Name: Colleen Everitt
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The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Minneapolis and surrounding areas throughout Minnesota. Join us for a...

Cost: 60

Where:
The Old Spaghetti Factory
233 Park Ave #100
Minneapolis, MN  55415
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Sponsor: The Murder Mystery Company in Minneapolis
Telephone: 888-643-2583
Contact Name: Skyler
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ALL ARE WELCOME! Revival Gatherings with Doug Stanton & Roy Fields continue in Maplewood, MN. What is Revival? Revival is restoring the joy of salvation and giving people the opportunity to fall in...

Cost: No Charge

Where:
Josiah Center
1600 Gervais Avenue
Suite 2
Maplewood, MN  55109
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Sponsor: Josiah Center
Telephone: 651-260-0217
Contact Name: Mary Wheelock
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Join us to learn how to make a Farmhouse Dining Room Table! This table can be adjusted to fit in any space, and can be made as table, counter or bar height. Learn more at...

Cost: 179.00

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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Swan Lake with live orchestra   Houston Ballet, one of America’s most highly-regarded ballet companies, has long been a Northrop audience favorite. They will return with Artistic...

Cost: http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/houston-ballet-0

Where:
Northrop at the University of Minnesota
84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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“Scenes from The Odyssey” By Homer Adapted and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman Adapted from the translation of “The Odyssey” by Robert Fitzgerald Directed by Joel Sass...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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With warm-hearted wit and infectious joy, Silent Sky tells the riveting true story of Henrietta Leavitt, a pioneering scientist in an age when women couldn’t even vote. Despite not being...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
Commonweal Theatre Co
208 Parkway Ave N
Lanesboro, MN  55949
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Sponsor: Commonweal Theatre Co.
Telephone: 800-657-7025
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When men make a mess of things, who suffers the costs? And what happens when those in power dictate the fate of those who are oppressed? Though these questions ring eternal through the ages, they...

Cost: $10-$40

Where:
Urban Growler
325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Mission Theatre Company
Contact Name: Kathryn Frengs
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The Jungle Theater puts on its game face with the Minnesota premiere of The Wolves, a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score...

Cost: $37-47

Where:
Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN
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Market Garden Theatre kicks off 2018 with the Minnesota premiere of My Barking Dog by Eric Coble, a dynamic and thought-provoking piece on our role within nature and its role in us. Directed by...

Cost: $13-20 sliding scale

Where:
The Crane Theater
2303 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Market Garden Theatre
Contact Name: Lucas Skjaret
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As in her Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman transforms Greek mythology – here the story of Jason and the Argonauts – into a mesmerizing piece of theater, performed by the senior...

Cost: 9

Where:
Guthrie Theater
818 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-625-5380

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MARCH 31 - APRIL 29, 2018 Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m. The Wolves is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls, who just want to...

Cost: $25-$47

Where:
The Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Telephone: 612-822-7063

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Combustible Company presents The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere The Imaginary Invalid Written by Moliere Adaptation by Oded Gross and Tracy Young With original music by Paul James Prendergast...

Cost: $15-28

Where:
Gremlin Theater
550 Vandalia St
St Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Combustible Company
Contact Name: Erik Hoover
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It has been 75 years since Anne Frank was given a diary by her father. Revisit this poignant classic yourself and share it with the young people in your life. You’ll be inspired by the hope of a...

Cost: $27-60

Where:
Park Square Theatre
20 West 7th Place
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-291-7005
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Penumbra Theatre Presents Harrison David Rivers’ THIS BITTER EARTH Protest, poetry, and the politics of love Directed by Talvin Wilks Neil is a handsome, wealthy white man who is a...

Cost: Adult $25; Senior 62+ with ID $20; Student with ID $15

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270
North Kent St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Assimilated into music at an early age thanks to father and bassist Courtney Panton Sr, New York-based trio of brothers New Kingston have emerged as one of the most exciting and innovative bands...

Cost: $10

Where:
Cabooze
917 Cedar Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55317
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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We’re sixty and we know it! Brave New Workshop is thrilled to kick off our 60th Anniversary season with a best-of show, featuring some of our funniest and relevant material from the recent (and...

Cost: $20-$34

Where:
Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf...

Cost: $13-70

Where:
Children's Theatre Co.
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Minneapolis museums house two iconic works of photorealism—Chuck Close’s huge self-portrait at the Walker and another of a guy named Frank at Mia. Countless strokes of acrylic paint...

Cost: Free

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Cost: Admission is $30 and pre-registration is required.

Where:
Kieran's Irish Pub
85 N 6th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-370-9117
Contact Name: Shannon Lukes

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Minneapolis and representatives from Tours, France, a Minneapolis Sister City, are proud to present “The Americans in Tours: 1917-1919.” Thousands of Americans, including Minnesotans, were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hennepin County Government Center
Hennepin Gallery A-level
300 South 6th St.
Minneapolis, MN   55487
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Sister Cities / Meet Minneapolis
Telephone: 612-767-8118
Contact Name: Kim Insley
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You've probably spent countless hours in front of a screen watching a hero save the world, solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home. Now it's your turn! The Escape...

Cost: $34.99

Where:
Mall of America
300 East Broadway
Bloomington, MN  55425
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The Autism Society of Minnesota invites you to participate in the 23rd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference. During this event, we will join our voices as a passionate community to inspire learning,...

Cost: $140

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis - Park Plac
1500 Park Pl Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-647-1083
Contact Name: Olivia James
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In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. Families try a fun activity,...

Cost: Ages 1-101: $12.95, Members: Free, Children Under Age 1: Free

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 W 7th St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: 651-225-6000
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 2, 2018   Contact: Joseph Brown, 651.644.9200, raymondavegallery@me.com   The Raymond Avenue Gallery is pleased to announce its 2018 first quarter exhibition:...

Cost: free

Where:
Raymond Avenue Gallery
761 raymond avenue
Saint Paul, MN  55114
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Telephone: 651-644-9200
Contact Name: Joseph Brown
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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Jewelry artist Janis Kerman will visit Max’s at The Shops at Excelsior & Grand for a Custom Design Event and Trunk Show April 26-28. She’ll meet with customers who wish to have her create...

Cost: Free

Where:
Max's at The Shops at Excelsior & Grand
3826 Grand Way
St. Louis Park, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Max's
Telephone: 952-922-8364
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Comedienne and beloved Minnesota author Lorna Landvik headlines the Friends of Roseville Parks’ April 27th luncheon at the Town and Country Club, 300 Mississippi River Blvd., St. Paul. The social...

Cost: $35

Where:
Town and Country Club
300 Mississippi River Blvd.
St. Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Friends of Roseville Parks
Contact Name: Sheila Stolpe
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Honor your important and valued Administrative Professional at FireLake Grill House for lunch any day between Monday, April 23rd and Friday, April 27th and we will provide you with your choice of...

Cost: Complimentary dessert with the purchase of a lunch meal

Where:
FireLake Grill House
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN  55425
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STILL DANCE THE STARS a World Premiere by Jayme McGhan co- directed & choreographed by Andy Frye co-directed by Jason Peterson April 13th – May 13th, 2018 PERFORMANCE TIMES Wednesday - Saturday...

Cost: $23-$27

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Telephone: 763-493-8733
Contact Name: Molly Weibel
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For Dani Roach, painting is more than the art of representation, it is the art of storytelling. As poetry employs rhythm, Roach uses color and form to punctuate her compositions. The artist...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
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Quick and decisive strokes fill Susan Horn’s canvas. She writes, “As I am painting, I am looking for a resonance – a rhythm that physically hits you like a deep chord. This is the sensation I...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
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The 2018 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) brings bold, exciting and moving works by emerging and veteran filmmakers to the Twin Cities April 12-28, 2018, presenting 250+...

Cost: $14 (discounts, passes, and packages available)

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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Twisted Deaths by Shannon TL Kearns, Directed by Ashley Hovell Assistant Director: Sarah Catcher, Stage Manager: Allison Knauss, Lighting and Sound: Jake Otto Featuring: Anthony Neuman, Holly...

Cost: $5-50

Where:
, MN

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Join us at the Minnesota Children's Museum April 20, 21, 24, 28, & 29 with Guest Teaching Artist John Akre! Be sure to check our website for specific times so you don't miss out on this awesome...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 West 7th Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: (651) 225-6000
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Night Art Gallery offers over 300+ original artworks from 30+ concurrent artist exhibitions where visitors can view many styles such as; traditional, abstract, mixed media, photography, pop culture...

Cost: $8.00

Where:
Night Art Gallery
12732 Lake Blvd
Lindstrom, MN  55045
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Sponsor: Night Art Gallery
Telephone: 612-235-3646
Contact Name: Brad
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Join the Minneapolis Art Lending Library at the North Commons Recreation Center on April 27th from 5pm-8pm to browse our collection of 100 original artworks. Once you find one that you love, we...

Cost: Free

Where:
North Commons Recreation Center
1801 James Ave. N
Minneapolis, MN  55411
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Art Lending Library
Contact Name: Amelia Foster
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Eclectic vocalist, Alicia Renée, combines her favorite elements of all genres of music and turns them into her own flavor of jazz. Along with her trusty ukulele, Alicia has arranged covers ranging...

Cost: 2

Where:
Can Can Wonderland
755 Prior Avenue North
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Sponsor: Can Can Wonderland
Telephone: 651-925-2261
Contact Name: Can Can Wonderland
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In Dissonance and Repair, painters Barbara Kreft and Kimberly Benson explore abstraction through similar channels, investigating ideas such as ideal beauty and cultural representations of nature....

Cost: Free

Where:
The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Ave.
St. Paul, MN  55105
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Telephone: 651-690-6644
Contact Name: Nicole Watson, Director
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Join us for a Sawdust Savvy DIY wood sign workshop at St. John's Lutheran in Goodhue! This event is open to the public! Choose from any of our planked signs, mini planked signs, and long signs,...

Cost: $59-$99

Where:
St John's Lutheran Church Wels & School
36620 County 4 Blvd,
Suite 7
Goodhue, MN  55027
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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Disney's Newsies, the exciting musical that took Broadway by storm, is coming to Chanhassen Dinner Theatres! Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City,...

Cost: $50-89

Where:
Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
501 W. 78th St.
Chanhassen, MN
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Join us for a very casual 5k-ish fun run on Arbor Day, as part of the Brewing a Better Forest & Minneapolis Arbor Day event being held on Friday, April 27th 2017 - Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr...

Cost: $30

Where:
Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King Jr Park South Minneapo
4055 Nicollet Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55409
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Sponsor: Minnesota Brewery Running Series
Contact Name: Megan Boyle

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Willy Wonka musical at The International School of Minnesota Join our Performing Arts Department in our April presentation of Willy Wonka! Opening night Friday, April 20th at 7 pm; Backstage...

Cost: $14 ticket/$10 student

Where:
The International School of Minnesota
6385 Beach Road
Eden Prairie, MN  55344
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Sponsor: The International School of Minnesota
Telephone: 952-918-1871
Contact Name: Colleen Everitt
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Join us to learn how to make a Farmhouse Dining Room Table! This table can be adjusted to fit in any space, and can be made as table, counter or bar height. Learn more at...

Cost: 179.00

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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ALL ARE WELCOME! Revival Gatherings with Doug Stanton & Roy Fields continue in Maplewood, MN. What is Revival? Revival is restoring the joy of salvation and giving people the opportunity to fall in...

Cost: No Charge

Where:
Josiah Center
1600 Gervais Avenue
Suite 2
Maplewood, MN  55109
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Sponsor: Josiah Center
Telephone: 651-260-0217
Contact Name: Mary Wheelock
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The Duluth Art Institute in collaboration with Prøve Gallery. The exhibition will feature works on paper highlighting the arts and culture of the Duluth/Superior Homegrown Music Festival for the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Prøve Gallery
21 N Lake Ave
Duluth, MN  55802
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Telephone: 218-733-7560

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When men make a mess of things, who suffers the costs? And what happens when those in power dictate the fate of those who are oppressed? Though these questions ring eternal through the ages, they...

Cost: $10-$40

Where:
Urban Growler
325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Mission Theatre Company
Contact Name: Kathryn Frengs
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Mixed Blood Theatre presents, ON OUR OWN TERMS: Voices at the Intersection of Transgender Experience and Mixed Blood Theatre, living at the crossroads of theater and the trans experience at Mixed...

Cost: boxoffice@mixedblood.com

Where:
Mixed Blood Theatre
1501 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-338-6131
Contact Name: Keri Clifton
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Combustible Company presents The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere The Imaginary Invalid Written by Moliere Adaptation by Oded Gross and Tracy Young With original music by Paul James Prendergast...

Cost: $15-28

Where:
Gremlin Theater
550 Vandalia St
St Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Combustible Company
Contact Name: Erik Hoover
Website »

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The Jungle Theater puts on its game face with the Minnesota premiere of The Wolves, a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score...

Cost: $37-47

Where:
Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN
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Nunsense is a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. Sadly, the rest of the sisterhood died from botulism after eating a meal prepared by Sister Julia...

Cost: $8- $18 per person

Where:
Andria Theatre
618 Broadway Street
Alexandria, MN  56308
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Telephone: (320) 762-8300
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As in her Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman transforms Greek mythology – here the story of Jason and the Argonauts – into a mesmerizing piece of theater, performed by the senior...

Cost: 9

Where:
Guthrie Theater
818 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-625-5380

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Swan Lake with live orchestra   Houston Ballet, one of America’s most highly-regarded ballet companies, has long been a Northrop audience favorite. They will return with Artistic...

Cost: http://www.northrop.umn.edu/events/houston-ballet-0

Where:
Northrop at the University of Minnesota
84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Stephen Sondheim’s fairy tale musical masterpiece combines some of your favorite tales: Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, and others and explores what happens AFTER they...

Cost: Tickets: $25/$22 Adult | $22/$19 Senior/Student

Where:
Lakeshore Players Theatre
4820 Stewart Ave.
White Bear Lake, MN  55110
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Telephone: 651-429-5674
Contact Name: Lakeshore Players
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Penumbra Theatre Presents Harrison David Rivers’ THIS BITTER EARTH Protest, poetry, and the politics of love Directed by Talvin Wilks Neil is a handsome, wealthy white man who is a...

Cost: Adult $25; Senior 62+ with ID $20; Student with ID $15

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270
North Kent St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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MARCH 31 - APRIL 29, 2018 Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m. The Wolves is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls, who just want to...

Cost: $25-$47

Where:
The Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
View map »


Telephone: 612-822-7063

More information

Market Garden Theatre kicks off 2018 with the Minnesota premiere of My Barking Dog by Eric Coble, a dynamic and thought-provoking piece on our role within nature and its role in us. Directed by...

Cost: $13-20 sliding scale

Where:
The Crane Theater
2303 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Market Garden Theatre
Contact Name: Lucas Skjaret
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With warm-hearted wit and infectious joy, Silent Sky tells the riveting true story of Henrietta Leavitt, a pioneering scientist in an age when women couldn’t even vote. Despite not being...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
Commonweal Theatre Co
208 Parkway Ave N
Lanesboro, MN  55949
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Sponsor: Commonweal Theatre Co.
Telephone: 800-657-7025
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“Scenes from The Odyssey” By Homer Adapted and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman Adapted from the translation of “The Odyssey” by Robert Fitzgerald Directed by Joel Sass...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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"Autobiography of Red" Adapted and Directed by Jeremy Wilhelm Presented in the Nolte Xperimental Theatre Performance dates: April 27, 2018 – May 6, 2018   Anne Carson’s highly praised...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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As “the next best thing to seeing The Beatles!” (Associated Press), RAIN performs the full range of The Beatles' discography including the most complex and challenging songs that The Beatles...

Cost: $30-55

Where:
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd
Prior Lake, MN  55372
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Stacey Prussman is a national touring headlining stand-up comic, a radio host, actress, and a public speaker. Stacey has appeared numerous times on The Howard Stern Radio Show. Stacey has been a...

Cost: $20

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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Mexican born Producer/DJ’s Americo Garcia and Jorge Medina have quickly risen as one of the most anticipated new duos in the electronic space with their unique low end, heavy genre-blending...

Cost: $20

Where:
Skyway Theatre
711 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Skyway Theatre
Telephone: 612-333-6100
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As “the next best thing to seeing The Beatles!” (Associated Press), RAIN performs the full range of The Beatles' discography including the most complex and challenging songs that The Beatles...

Cost: $30, $40 & $50

Where:
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
2400 MYSTIC LAKE BOULEVARD
, PRIOR LAKE, MN  55372
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Interact Center is going to be one of the hottest places to visit during the Saint Paul Art Crawl this year! Original works by 75+ artists in our studio will cover the walls of our spacious center....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts
1860 Minnehaha Ave W.
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Telephone: 651-209-3575
Contact Name: Katherine
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We’re sixty and we know it! Brave New Workshop is thrilled to kick off our 60th Anniversary season with a best-of show, featuring some of our funniest and relevant material from the recent (and...

Cost: $20-$34

Where:
Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Minneapolis museums house two iconic works of photorealism—Chuck Close’s huge self-portrait at the Walker and another of a guy named Frank at Mia. Countless strokes of acrylic paint...

Cost: Free

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf...

Cost: $13-70

Where:
Children's Theatre Co.
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55317
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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Minneapolis and representatives from Tours, France, a Minneapolis Sister City, are proud to present “The Americans in Tours: 1917-1919.” Thousands of Americans, including Minnesotans, were...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hennepin County Government Center
Hennepin Gallery A-level
300 South 6th St.
Minneapolis, MN   55487
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Sponsor: Minneapolis Sister Cities / Meet Minneapolis
Telephone: 612-767-8118
Contact Name: Kim Insley
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The Autism Society of Minnesota invites you to participate in the 23rd Annual Minnesota Autism Conference. During this event, we will join our voices as a passionate community to inspire learning,...

Cost: $140

Where:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis - Park Plac
1500 Park Pl Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Autism Society of Minnesota
Telephone: 651-647-1083
Contact Name: Olivia James
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You've probably spent countless hours in front of a screen watching a hero save the world, solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home. Now it's your turn! The Escape...

Cost: $34.99

Where:
Mall of America
300 East Broadway
Bloomington, MN  55425
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RUTH BACHMAN TO KEYNOTE “RECLAIMING YOUR LIFE” CANCER SURVIVOR WORKSHOP IN MINNEAPOLIS MINNEAPOLIS, MN February 17,2018 – Trish Perry, a cancer survivor and Life Coach/Public Speaker and...

Cost: $199

Where:
Mayflower Church
106 East Diamond Lake Rd
Minneapolis, MN  54419
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Sponsor: Reclaiming Your LIfe
Telephone: 612-805-0997
Contact Name: Trish Perry
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In Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. Families try a fun activity,...

Cost: Ages 1-101: $12.95, Members: Free, Children Under Age 1: Free

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 W 7th St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: 651-225-6000
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Minneapolis law firm Hellmuth & Johnson will host a Community Association Seminar on April 28th, 2018, covering topics such as: issues regarding security cameras, setting up association social...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hellmuth & Johnson PLLC
8050 West 78th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55439
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Sponsor: Hellmuth & Johnson PLLC
Telephone: 952.941.4005
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Instructor James DonFrancesco, Great North Labs Startup School Manager, Agile Coach, and Application Delivery Manager will be teaching attendees how to learn and begin applying concepts of Agile...

Cost: $25-200

Where:
Fueled Collective Downtown MPLS
400 S 4th st
Suite 401
Minneapolis, MN  55415
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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On view from April 21 – July 15 at the American Swedish Institute Sculptor Kim Simonsson of Fiskars, Finland, crafts innocent, yet beguiling, life-sized figures of children and animals in...

Cost: Included in museum admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors 62+; $5 students; free for

Where:
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN  55407
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Sponsor: American Swedish Institute
Contact Name: Emily
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Hugging babies just feels good—especially when they’re baby animals! For the second year in a row, Twin Cities Festival, well known for boasting Minnesota’s largest corn maze each fall, is...

Cost: Tickets are $9 if purchased online at www.twincitiesspringbabies.com or $10 at t

Where:
Twin Cities Festival
8001 109th Ave. N.
Brooklyn Park, MN  55445
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Sponsor: Twin Cities Festival
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Jewelry artist Janis Kerman will visit Max’s at The Shops at Excelsior & Grand for a Custom Design Event and Trunk Show April 26-28. She’ll meet with customers who wish to have her create...

Cost: Free

Where:
Max's at The Shops at Excelsior & Grand
3826 Grand Way
St. Louis Park, MN  55416
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Sponsor: Max's
Telephone: 952-922-8364
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Ross Beauty Academy Beauty School main location is in Jacksonville, Fl. We offer Natural hair care & how to braid hair classes.  Braid License  options are available to students.  Classes are...

Cost: $40 +

Where:
Uni of Minnesota
, MN


Sponsor: RBA
Telephone: 415-304-6811
Contact Name: Mel
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The Duluth Art Institute hosts four Free Family Art Days each year at our Lincoln Park location. Everyone is invited to drop-in for make-and-take art projects. The April session will be themed...

Cost: Free

Where:
Duluth Art Institute - Lincoln Park
2229 W 2nd Street
506 W. Michigan St.
Duluth, MN  55806
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Telephone: 218-733-7560

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STILL DANCE THE STARS a World Premiere by Jayme McGhan co- directed & choreographed by Andy Frye co-directed by Jason Peterson April 13th – May 13th, 2018 PERFORMANCE TIMES Wednesday - Saturday...

Cost: $23-$27

Where:
Yellow Tree Theatre
320 Fifth Avenue SE
Osseo, MN  55369
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Telephone: 763-493-8733
Contact Name: Molly Weibel
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Quick and decisive strokes fill Susan Horn’s canvas. She writes, “As I am painting, I am looking for a resonance – a rhythm that physically hits you like a deep chord. This is the sensation I...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
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The 2018 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) brings bold, exciting and moving works by emerging and veteran filmmakers to the Twin Cities April 12-28, 2018, presenting 250+...

Cost: $14 (discounts, passes, and packages available)

Where:
St. Anthony Main Theatre
115 SE Main St.
Minneapolis, MN  55414
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Sponsor: Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul
Telephone: 612.331.7563
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For Dani Roach, painting is more than the art of representation, it is the art of storytelling. As poetry employs rhythm, Roach uses color and form to punctuate her compositions. The artist...

Cost: Free

Where:
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Telephone: 612-207-7810
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Twisted Deaths by Shannon TL Kearns, Directed by Ashley Hovell Assistant Director: Sarah Catcher, Stage Manager: Allison Knauss, Lighting and Sound: Jake Otto Featuring: Anthony Neuman, Holly...

Cost: $5-50

Where:
, MN

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Due to extraordinary healings, Bruno Groening made healings around the world in the 1950's. When he died in 1959, may believed that this phenomenon had ended. But on the contrary, people on all...

Cost: FREE, donations appreciated.

Where:
SpringHouse Ministry Center
610 W. 28th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Sponsor: Bruno Groening Circle of Friends
Telephone: 218-349-1571
Contact Name: Sonja Anderson
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Head to Galleria for a soirée of international fashion experience by local, independent women-owned boutiques, including dugo, Roe Wolfe, and Big Island Swim & Surf. The afternoon features the...

Cost: $10

Where:
Galleria
3510 Galleria
Edina, MN  55435
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Join us at the Minnesota Children's Museum April 20, 21, 24, 28, & 29 with Guest Teaching Artist John Akre! Be sure to check our website for specific times so you don't miss out on this awesome...

Cost: Free with Admission

Where:
Minnesota Children's Museum
10 West 7th Street
St. Paul, MN  55102
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Sponsor: Minnesota Children's Museum
Telephone: (651) 225-6000
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Stephen Sondheim’s fairy tale musical masterpiece combines some of your favorite tales: Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, and others and explores what happens AFTER they...

Cost: Tickets: $25/$22 Adult | $22/$19 Senior/Student

Where:
Lakeshore Players Theatre
4820 Stewart Ave.
White Bear Lake, MN  55110
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Telephone: 651-429-5674
Contact Name: Lakeshore Players
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Experience a Sawdust Savvy workshop, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! Assemble (using power tools!), stain and paint your custom creation, and in just 3 hours it will be ready to go home with you!...

Cost: $59-$99

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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Join us for an artist talk with Chris Larson & Jordan Rosenow Saturday, April 28th, 3:00PM - 5:00PM. This event is FREE and open to the public. Jordan Rosenow has worked as Chris Larson’s studio...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Rochester Art Center
40 Civic Center Drive SE
Rochester, MN  55904
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Telephone: 150-728-28629
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This is the perfect pre-mothers day event for the nature lover, the mama lover, and the jewerly lover! Come to make a necklace for yourself or for your mom! Susan Storck from Sudify will be guiding...

Cost: 100

Where:
Lilia Flower Boutique
18172 Minnetonka Blvd.
Wayzata, MN  55391
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Sponsor: Lilia Flower Boutique
Telephone: 952-473-0366
Contact Name: Liz or Susan
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Quota International of Minneapolis is pleased to announce Quota Royale, our 15th annual fundraiser. This is our biggest event of the year! Quota is raising funds in support of local charities,...

Cost: 75.00

Where:
Wayzata Country Club
200 Wayzata Blvd
Wayzata, MN, MN  55391
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Sponsor: Quota International of Minneapolis
Telephone: 651-262-4667
Contact Name: Kelly Jones Hicks
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Night Art Gallery offers over 300+ original artworks from 30+ concurrent artist exhibitions where visitors can view many styles such as; traditional, abstract, mixed media, photography, pop culture...

Cost: $8.00

Where:
Night Art Gallery
12732 Lake Blvd
Lindstrom, MN  55045
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Sponsor: Night Art Gallery
Telephone: 612-235-3646
Contact Name: Brad
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Join us for an evening as we celebrate 65 years of advancing the quality of life for people with disabilities.   Schedule 5:30 p.m. Social Hour Hors d'oeuvres Silent Auction   7:00 p.m....

Cost: $125

Where:
Opportunity Partners
5500 Opportunity Court
Minnetonka, MN  55413
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In Dissonance and Repair, painters Barbara Kreft and Kimberly Benson explore abstraction through similar channels, investigating ideas such as ideal beauty and cultural representations of nature....

Cost: Free

Where:
The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Ave.
St. Paul, MN  55105
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Telephone: 651-690-6644
Contact Name: Nicole Watson, Director
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Disney's Newsies, the exciting musical that took Broadway by storm, is coming to Chanhassen Dinner Theatres! Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City,...

Cost: $50-89

Where:
Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
501 W. 78th St.
Chanhassen, MN
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Emerging designers and stylists take the runway for “Innovations,” a project runway style fashion show and ethical fashion pop-up market place. This sustainable fashion show features a series...

Cost: $20-$40

Where:
Vandalia Tower
550 Vandalia St.
St. Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Fashion Week MN
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Contact Information Jenny Eldredge Bellis Jenny@mybellis.org (952) 944-0866     Women’s brunch discusses themes common to all while supporting healing specific to birth mothers  ...

Cost: 0

Where:
, MN

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Join us to learn how to make a Farmhouse Dining Room Table! This table can be adjusted to fit in any space, and can be made as table, counter or bar height. Learn more at...

Cost: 179.00

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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Breanna’s Star is a fundraising event supporting Breanna’s Gift, an organization bringing the joy of visual arts, dance, music and theater classes and workshops to seriously ill children at...

Cost: $55 until April 20; then $70

Where:
Plymouth Creek Center
14800 34th Avenue N.
Plymouth , MN  55447
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Sponsor: Breanna's Gift
Contact Name: Jennifer Edwards
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ALL ARE WELCOME! Revival Gatherings with Doug Stanton & Roy Fields continue in Maplewood, MN. What is Revival? Revival is restoring the joy of salvation and giving people the opportunity to fall in...

Cost: No Charge

Where:
Josiah Center
1600 Gervais Avenue
Suite 2
Maplewood, MN  55109
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Sponsor: Josiah Center
Telephone: 651-260-0217
Contact Name: Mary Wheelock
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Willy Wonka musical at The International School of Minnesota Join our Performing Arts Department in our April presentation of Willy Wonka! Opening night Friday, April 20th at 7 pm; Backstage...

Cost: $14 ticket/$10 student

Where:
The International School of Minnesota
6385 Beach Road
Eden Prairie, MN  55344
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Sponsor: The International School of Minnesota
Telephone: 952-918-1871
Contact Name: Colleen Everitt
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When men make a mess of things, who suffers the costs? And what happens when those in power dictate the fate of those who are oppressed? Though these questions ring eternal through the ages, they...

Cost: $10-$40

Where:
Urban Growler
325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Mission Theatre Company
Contact Name: Kathryn Frengs
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As in her Tony Award-winning Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman transforms Greek mythology – here the story of Jason and the Argonauts – into a mesmerizing piece of theater, performed by the senior...

Cost: 9

Where:
Guthrie Theater
818 S 2nd St
Minneapolis, MN  55454
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Telephone: 612-625-5380

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The Jungle Theater puts on its game face with the Minnesota premiere of The Wolves, a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score...

Cost: $37-47

Where:
Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN
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Market Garden Theatre kicks off 2018 with the Minnesota premiere of My Barking Dog by Eric Coble, a dynamic and thought-provoking piece on our role within nature and its role in us. Directed by...

Cost: $13-20 sliding scale

Where:
The Crane Theater
2303 Kennedy Street NE
Minneapolis, MN  55413
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Sponsor: Market Garden Theatre
Contact Name: Lucas Skjaret
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With warm-hearted wit and infectious joy, Silent Sky tells the riveting true story of Henrietta Leavitt, a pioneering scientist in an age when women couldn’t even vote. Despite not being...

Cost: $15-$35

Where:
Commonweal Theatre Co
208 Parkway Ave N
Lanesboro, MN  55949
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Sponsor: Commonweal Theatre Co.
Telephone: 800-657-7025
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Nunsense is a hilarious spoof about the misadventures of five nuns trying to manage a fundraiser. Sadly, the rest of the sisterhood died from botulism after eating a meal prepared by Sister Julia...

Cost: $8- $18 per person

Where:
Andria Theatre
618 Broadway Street
Alexandria, MN  56308
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Telephone: (320) 762-8300
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MARCH 31 - APRIL 29, 2018 Tuesday – Saturday 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m. The Wolves is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls, who just want to...

Cost: $25-$47

Where:
The Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale S
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Telephone: 612-822-7063

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Penumbra Theatre Presents Harrison David Rivers’ THIS BITTER EARTH Protest, poetry, and the politics of love Directed by Talvin Wilks Neil is a handsome, wealthy white man who is a...

Cost: Adult $25; Senior 62+ with ID $20; Student with ID $15

Where:
Penumbra Theatre
270
North Kent St.
St. Paul, MN  55102
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“Scenes from The Odyssey” By Homer Adapted and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman Adapted from the translation of “The Odyssey” by Robert Fitzgerald Directed by Joel Sass...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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Joe Crookston [is a] songwriter, guitarist, painter, fiddler, slide player, eco-village member and believer in all things possible. Named 2016 Folk Alliance International Artist-in- Residence and...

Cost: $20 in advance or at the door

Where:
Chatfield Center for the Arts
405 Main St S
Chatfield, MN  55923
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Sponsor: Chatfiled Center for the Arts
Telephone: 507-884-7676
Contact Name: Jenni Petersen-Brant
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"Autobiography of Red" Adapted and Directed by Jeremy Wilhelm Presented in the Nolte Xperimental Theatre Performance dates: April 27, 2018 – May 6, 2018   Anne Carson’s highly praised...

Cost: $17 General Public, $12 U of M Faculty, $7 Students

Where:
Rarig Center
330 21st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55455
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Sponsor: University of Minnesota's Theatre Arts and Dance Department
Telephone: 612-625-6699
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Combustible Company presents The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere The Imaginary Invalid Written by Moliere Adaptation by Oded Gross and Tracy Young With original music by Paul James Prendergast...

Cost: $15-28

Where:
Gremlin Theater
550 Vandalia St
St Paul, MN  55114
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Sponsor: Combustible Company
Contact Name: Erik Hoover
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It has been 75 years since Anne Frank was given a diary by her father. Revisit this poignant classic yourself and share it with the young people in your life. You’ll be inspired by the hope of a...

Cost: $27-60

Where:
Park Square Theatre
20 West 7th Place
Saint Paul, MN  55102
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Telephone: 651-291-7005
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Stacey Prussman is a national touring headlining stand-up comic, a radio host, actress, and a public speaker. Stacey has appeared numerous times on The Howard Stern Radio Show. Stacey has been a...

Cost: $20

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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Mexican born Producer/DJ’s Americo Garcia and Jorge Medina have quickly risen as one of the most anticipated new duos in the electronic space with their unique low end, heavy genre-blending...

Cost: $20

Where:
Skyway Theatre
711 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Sponsor: Skyway Theatre
Telephone: 612-333-6100
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Gather 'round everyone, and mind your step as you disembark from your dirigible and enter a world of spooky steam-powered fantasy! Geek Slink returns with their steam-powered Dark Carnival. Marvel...

Cost: $12-$15

Where:
Bryant Lake Bowl Theater
810 W. Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN  55408
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Join us for a workshop at Sawdust Savvy, Minnesota's Original DIY Studio! In just 3 hours, create a DIY blanket ladder you'll love. Visit our website at www.sawdustsavvy.com to view pictures of the...

Cost: $89.00

Where:
Sawdust Savvy
324 S Main St
Suite 7
Stillwater, MN  55082
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Sponsor: Sawdust Savvy
Telephone: 651-705-6614
Contact Name: Annie or Lindsay
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Join Corduroy on his delightfully destructive chase through every section of the department store in search of his missing button. Will the night watchman find him and return him to his shelf...

Cost: $13-70

Where:
Children's Theatre Co.
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Website »

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We’re sixty and we know it! Brave New Workshop is thrilled to kick off our 60th Anniversary season with a best-of show, featuring some of our funniest and relevant material from the recent (and...

Cost: $20-$34

Where:
Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN  55403
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Interact Center is going to be one of the hottest places to visit during the Saint Paul Art Crawl this year! Original works by 75+ artists in our studio will cover the walls of our spacious center....

Cost: FREE

Where:
Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts
1860 Minnehaha Ave W.
Saint Paul, MN  55104
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Telephone: 651-209-3575
Contact Name: Katherine
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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55317
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
Website »

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Minneapolis museums house two iconic works of photorealism—Chuck Close’s huge self-portrait at the Walker and another of a guy named Frank at Mia. Countless strokes of acrylic paint...

Cost: Free

Where:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55404
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Website »

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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
Website »

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Frank Loesser's celebrated musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love under the bright lights of Broadway is considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy. Set in a...

Cost: $30-$40

Where:
OLD LOG THEATRE
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN  55331
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Telephone: 952-474-5951
Contact Name: Maureen Kvam
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