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Lianna Matt McLernon

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Lianna Matt McLernon is a Minnesota-based writer. She enjoys writing about travel, style, and arts and culture, but her favorite topic (not-so-secretly) is theater.
Three of the book titles available by the University of Minnesota Press through Aug. 31.

U of M Press Uploads 22 Racial Justice Books for Free

Read these University of Minnesota Press books for free online to learn more about racial disparities
Sarah Rasmussen and Christina Baldwin

What’s Next for the Jungle Theater?

Technology and inclusivity are among the Minneapolis theater’s future goals following artistic director Sarah Rasmussen's exit
From above left, clockwise: Lily Tung Crystal, George Takei, Lea Salonga, and Jay Kuo at a Mu-tini Hour

Theater Mu Brings George Takei, a 24 Hour PlayFest, and More

With three virtual events per week, Theater Mu has been connecting people locally and around the nation
Walker Art Center's virtual maker's mart

Style + Shopping May 19-June || Shops Begin to Open

While some of our favorite boutiques are opening again, virtual events and curbside pickup aren’t going away anytime soon
"All Is Calm" by Theater Latte Da. Photo by Dan Norman.

Next Up Is Theater Latte Da’s Next Chapter

Peter Rothstein didn’t want to bet on an unpredictable season, so he invested in the future
A couple standing in front of Northern Stacks Events in Fridley

Looking for a 2020 Wedding Venue? Try Northern Stacks

Located next to a brewery in a historic warehouse building, this new event space is offering a deal for one lucky couple with a story from the front lines
A preview photo of "The Spy," the opening film of the 2020 Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival.

Around the World in 50 Films with MSPIFF

Clear your Netflix schedule: The virtual Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival takes place May 15-23
Houston White's "Coming to America" collection features polos, athletic dresses, and accessories like cross-body bags.

Tee Up in Style with “Coming to America”

Houston White's sportswear capsule collection seeks to bring black culture to affluent sports
From left to right: One "Afterglow" look by Laura Fulk, an artist working on the large canvases for the hanging garments of the show

Fashion Show “Afterglow” Tries to Capture the Essence of a Friend

FWMN to You: Designer Laura Fulk and nine other artists team up to remember art therapist Laura Weber
A wedding couple outside in the spring, holding hands.

COVID-19 Keeps the Wedding Industry Waiting

Venues, photographers, florists, and more can only wait for non-essential businesses to start opening again