Little guys, little grants

In the search for both political and funding equity, you will have many strange bedfellows.

A beautiful, but unsatisfying dessert.

While all the ingredients are there, Walking Shadow’s Marie Antoinette never quite melds.

Not your grandaddy’s Carmen

A condensed take on the classic opera is visceral and real.

The press release

Don't give reporters reason to curse you. Make sure your press release spreads word of your show, easy and smooth.

Scene 39: Taking the Perfect Headshot

We have all been there, starting at images of ourselves, wondering...

Today’s cover: No longer innocent

The Jungle chose a fitting time to bring back this dark and poetic show.


The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People by Oscar Wilde

A tale of love, mistaken identity, and muffins (and perhaps some pies)! 

It's Oscar Wilde's famous 19th century …


Anna in the Tropics

Tuesday-Saturday 7:30 p.m.
Sunday 2 & 7:30 p.m.

(Previews Feb. 8-10, …


The Highwaymen

By Josh Wilder
Directed by Jamil Jude

February 4–February 28, 2017

1956. The construction of Interstate 94 destroyed …


Marie Antoinette

Marie, the young queen of France, lives in a society of extravagance and artifice. But when revolution brews, can the doomed elite help who …

Minnesota filmmakers, live on stage

Bill Corbett, Patrick Coyle, Ali Selim,and Rob Perez have each seen their visions come alive on the big screen.

The "Culture Wars" explained, finally

From the birth of the NEA to the battle fields in Minnesota, Patrick Scully explains the "Culture Wars" coherently, vividly, and quickly.

Small theaters everywhere

By the mid-90s, the Twin Cities suddenly appeared to be crawling with scrappy, spunky, young, and tiny independent new theaters. Carolyn Pool dove right in.


Mixed Blood, Penumbra, August Wilson, New York, the Guthrie, Pillsbury House; Faye Price is on quite a journey.

Lights, character, action

Lighting designer Marcus Dillard steps out from behind the scenes to share his recollections. "The technology is changing everything constantly."


The prolific, ubiquitous, droll, jocular, successful and local playwright Jeffrey Hatcher sits for a video interview on the state of playwrighting.




Techs + Designers

“"Creativity and rebellion often go hand in hand. Don't sleep on your ability to be impactful, even when everything seems to be going crazy."”

— @ArtistManifesto

Collaboration song

Think you know what sound designers do? Watch this video interview to learn the real scoop from Victor Zupanc, one of the country's best.

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