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
Whiskey Inferno is doing a BBQ Drive-Thru for a Difference

Weekend Best Bets: May 21-24

This weekend: Whiskey Inferno's barbecue drive-thru, Theater Mu's variety show, a bike tour of Minneapolis' top parking lots, and more
"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
Aerial view of Sky Vu Drive-In Movie Theater in Warren, Minnesota in the springtime

Yes, Drive-In Movie Theaters Are Opening Up

How Minnesota drive-ins are operating—with new social distancing guidelines
Brave New Workshop’s humorous marquee cuts through uncharacteristically silent downtown Minneapolis

Twin Cities Comedians Fight COVID-19 with…Jokes?

Laughter is not the best medicine, but there’s a science to how it helps us feel less stuck

These 7 Livestreams Are Keeping the Fine Arts Alive

Ballet dancers, jazz musicians, the Minnesota Orchestra, VocalEssence, Cantus—they’re keeping us entertained and themselves in good shape

Online Alternatives to Going Out During COVID-19

Feel a little bit more normal with these online alternatives for theater, music, festivals, and more
In the foreground, from left to right: Peggy O'Connell as Mrs. Paroo, Ann Michels as Marian Paroo, Hugo Mulaney as Winthrop Paroo, and Michael Gruber as Harold Hill. Photo by Dan Norman, 2020, at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres' The Music Man.

76 Trombones and a Simpler Time

”The Music Man” at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres is nostalgic and innocent in the best and worst ways, but its wholesome jubilee shines through

Weekend Best Bets: March 6-8

Things to do this weekend: Bock Fest, Festival of Owls, RollerGirls, Rock the Cradle, Food & Wine Experience, and more