Theater

Apr. 23, 2009
“A Bright Room Called Day" follows the fall of the Weimar Republic and the rise of Nazism through the eyes of everyday Berlin residents.
Mar. 05, 2009
Billy Joel has been so effective in capturing the voice of the entire Vietnam generation that “Movin’ Out,” a touring Broadway musical, was made solely from his lyrics as homage to Joel and the baby boomers.
Feb. 26, 2009
When the curtain closes on the second act of “Happy Days,” the viewer will assuredly be wishing Beckett had written a third.
Feb. 26, 2009
“My Papa says that when kites gets lost, they go to Bolina,” says Mateo, a young, abused boy in the upcoming production of “Night Train to Bolina,” written by Nilo Cruz . The play centers on young children in a nondescript, violence and poverty-stricken Latin American country, fighting to survive during a terrible drought.
Feb. 19, 2009
The Vagina Monologues, written by Eve Ensler , has become a Valentine’s Day classic specializing in the exploration and candid discussion of that old taboo body place, the “vajayjay.”
Feb. 05, 2009
The University Department of Theater and Dance's new production offers a variety of flavors for your dance palette.
Jan. 29, 2009
Based on the 1890s-era German play by Frank Wedekind, “Spring Awakening “ is an explosive depiction of teenage self-discovery and the wonder of being young.
Jan. 29, 2009
“You guys have a f-cked up sense of humor,” Tim Heidecker told the crowd of last week’s “Tim and Eric Awesome Tour 2009” at the Pantages Theatre.
Jan. 22, 2009
In many ways, the point of “Five Days in March” is to paint a picture of the docile life of the Japanese youngsters in modern times. The characters, while living fairly normal lives, are trying to grasp at significance through glazed outlooks.
Oct. 06, 2008
The Guthrie gives us a way that isn't "Sparks Notes" to not read Arthur Miller
Sep. 04, 2008
As RNC fever swept St. Paul, I ended up with a dozen strangers in a suburban Holiday Inn
Jul. 16, 2008
How does a play that's light on plot manage to keep an audience from nodding off? By beefing up the characters, and by working quirkiness into every burst of dialogue and spontaneity into each eruption of action...
By
  • Jason Zabel
Jul. 16, 2008
How does a play that's light on plot manage to keep an audience from nodding off? By beefing up the characters, and by working quirkiness into every burst of dialogue and spontaneity into each eruption of action...
By
  • Justin Flower
Jun. 25, 2008
Lurid details of Oscar Wilde's troubled marriage abound in the Guthrie Theater's production of "The Secret Fall of Constance Wilde." Charged with "gross indecency" because of a gay relationship, Wilde's life offers a well-documented case ...
Jun. 25, 2008
Lurid details of Oscar Wilde's troubled marriage abound in the Guthrie Theater's production of "The Secret Fall of Constance Wilde." Charged with "gross indecency" because of a gay relationship, Wilde's life offers a well-documented case ...
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