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Once, Winner of 8 Tony Awards, Debuts in Minneapolis

Once In MinneapolisOnce, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, makes its Minneapolis premiere at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre, April 1-6, 2014. Tickets for Once are on sale now. Once is presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust as part of its Broadway Season.
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Broadway In Minneapolis

Book of Mormon in MinneapolisHennepin Theatre Trust announced its stellar and far-ranging new 2014-2015 Thrivent Financial Broadway on Hennepin season, featuring Broadway's hottest Tony Award-winning shows, five Minnesota premieres and many classic favorites. Making their local debuts are Kinky Boots, winner of six 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Pippin, the 2013 Tony Award-winner for Best Musical Revival and the.... Read More


Park Square Theatre presents The School For Lies

The School For LiesPark Square cracks the ice of winter with a wickedly funny satire inspired by Moliere's The Misanthrope. The School for Lies by David Ives (whose Venus in Fur was nominated for a Tony Award in 2012) storms the stage in a production led by Amy Rummenie, Artistic Director of Walking Shadow Theatre Company, in her Park Square.... Read More


We Will Rock You Rocks the Orpheum Theatre

We Will Rock You MinneapolisThe worldwide smash hit 'rock theatrical,' Queen and Ben Elton's We Will Rock You, built around 24 of Queen's biggest hits makes its Minneapolis premiere at the Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave.) November 19-24, 2013. We Will Rock You is part of Hennepin Theatre Trust's 2013-14 Broadway Across America-Minneapolis Season and tickets are on sale now. Read More


Phantom of the Opera coming to Minneapolis

Phantom of the Opera MinneapolisHennepin Theatre Trust announced that single tickets for the spectacular new production of Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera, running December 13, 2013 through January 5, 2014 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre, go on sale at 9 a.m. on Friday, July 12. From 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., tickets will only.... Read More


Billy Crystal's 700 Sundays set for Minneapolis

700 Sundays MinneapolisThe acclaimed Billy Crystal will perform 700 Sundays, his Tony Award-winning, record breaking, autobiographical play in Minneapolis this October 22-26, 2013 at the historic State Theatre. Scheduled for six performances only, this exclusive pre-Broadway engagement is the only one before the final Broadway run in the fall. 700 Sundays is a special addition to Hennepin Theatre Trust's.... Read More


War Horse comes to Minneapolis

War Horse MinneapolisWar Horse, winner of five 2011 Tony Awards including Best Play, makes its Minnesota debut at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre, June 12-23, 2013. Hailed by the New York Times as "theatrical magic," this National Theatre of Great Britain production is the powerful story of young Albert's beloved horse, Joey, who was conscripted to fight for the.... Read More


Sunset Boulevard Debuts at the New Century

Sunset Boulevard MinneapolisSunset Boulevard, Minneapolis Musical Theatre's (MMT) production of the Broadway hit based on the 1950 Oscar-winning movie about faded glory and unfulfilled ambition, debuts May 31-June 23, 2013 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's New Century Theatre (Street Level of City Center in downtown Minneapolis). Directed by Steven Meerdink, MMT's artistic director, this is the second production in the.... Read More


Wicked Set To Return to Minneapolis

Wicked MinneapolisHennepin Theatre Trust announced that tickets for Wicked running September 18-October 27, 2013 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre, will go on public sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 20. From 10 a.m. to Noon, tickets will only be available in person at the State Theatre Box Office. Beginning at noon, tickets will also be.... Read More


Rock of Ages Returns to the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis

Rock of Ages MinneapolisRock of Ages, the five-time Tony nominated musical and love story told through the hits of iconic '80s rockers such as Journey, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Foreigner, Pat Benatar, Whitesnake and more, returns to Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre, May 17-19, 2013. This awesomely good time features nearly 30 chart-topping hits from "Don't Stop Believin'" and "Here I.... Read More


Mary Poppins Flies Back to Minneapolis

Mary Poppins MinneapolisDisney Theatrical Productions and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins, combining the original stories of P.L. Travers with beloved songs from the 1964 Walt Disney film, returns to Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre on April 23-28, 2013 in Minneapolis. The magical story of the world's most famous nanny includes the Academy Award-winning music and lyrics of Richard M. and.... Read More


Park Square Theatre Announces 2013-2014 Season

Park Square TheatrePark Square Theatre announced a 2013-2014 Season composed entirely of area, regional and world premieres - opening with David Lindsay-Abaire's dark comedy Good People and closing with the first ever stage depiction of Nero Wolfe, the famously eccentric detective genius created by best-selling author Rex Stout. The talent bringing these stories to life includes bold-faced names.... Read More


Monty Python's Spamalot Returns to Minneapolis

Spamalot MinneapolisMonty Python's Spamalot, the 2005 Tony Award-winner for Best Musical, returns to Minneapolis for a limited engagement of only three performances, Friday and Saturday, March 15-16, 2013 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre. Lovingly "ripped off" from the internationally famous comedy team's most popular motion picture, "Monty Python and the Holy Grail," it turns the legendary tale.... Read More


To Kill a Mockingbird Returns to Park Square Theatre

To Kill a MockingbirdHarper Lee's Pulitzer-prize winning classic, To Kill a Mockingbird, returns to Park Square after sold-out performances in 2011. Set in a small town in Alabama in 1935, it is a story of one man's pursuit of justice in a climate of racial inequality. The novel's hero Atticus Finch serves as an iconic inspiration for tolerance and integrity;.... Read More


A Couple of Blaguards and Flanagan's Wake play at Camp Cabaret

Flanagan's WakeIt's all things Irish at the Cabaret Theater at Camp Bar this March as Actors Theater of Minnesota presents A Couple of Blaguards and Flanagan's Wake in rep. A Couple of Blaguards, written by brothers Frank McCourt (author of bestsellers Angela's Ashes and 'Tis) and Malachy McCourt's (author of A Monk Swimming), plays March 1 - 30..... Read More


The Book of Mormon Announces Ticket Lottery

Book Of Mormon MinneapolisTHE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, debuts in Minnesota February 5-17, 2013 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre for a limited engagement. In Minneapolis, the production is pleased to announce a pre-show ticket lottery, making a limited number of tickets available for $25 each, cash only, at the Orpheum box office,.... Read More


Playful Comedy OR, set for Park Square Theatre

Or Park Square Theatre MinneapolisSpies, secrets, and sensuality abound as Park Square Theatre presents the regional premiere of Liz Duffy Adams' stylish play OR, on stage February 22-March 17, 2013. A comedic romp set in 1666 Restoration England, OR, combines fact with fiction in a tale complete with secret agents, cross dressing, rhyming couplets, and lovers hiding in cupboards. Playwright Adams.... Read More


Sister's Easter Catechism Debuts at the New Century

Sister's Easter CatechismSister's Easter Catechism: Will My Bunny Go To Heaven?, the newest addition to the sinfully funny internationally known Late Nite Catechism series, will debut in Minnesota at Hennepin Theatre Trust's New Century Theatre, February 27-March 31, 2013. Starring award-winning veteran actress Kimberly Richards as "Sister," known to Minnesota audiences for her past performances in the Late Nite.... Read More


Elf The Musical arrives this Holiday Season at the Ordway

Elf The MusicalNETworks Presentations, LLC, Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures and Unique Features bring the Broadway musical ELF to Ordway Center for the Performing Arts in Saint Paul for a three-week run beginning December 5, 2012. Tickets for ELF are available now and can be purchased online at www.ordway.org or by calling the Ordway at 651.224.4222.

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Priscilla Queen of the Desert set for Orpheum Theatre

Priscilla Queen of the DesertOrpheum Theatre is set for Priscilla Queen of the Desert, the musical about three friends on the road trip of a lifetime. Called "a rollicking crowd-pleaser in sequins" by Variety, Priscilla will make its national tour debut at the Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre January 8-13, 2013

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