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Junauda Petrus-Nasah Creates a World of Radical Whimsy in Her Art

For Junauda Petrus-Nasah, our world is at a critical creative moment. Though Junauda’s work has long revolved around her vision for racial equity, she...

Minnesota Portraits: A Conversation with Dominique Serrand

Artist, performer, director, Dominque Serrand discusses the origins and humble beginnings of the renowned company he helped to start, Theatre de la Jeune Lune....

What’s on at the Bryant-Lake Bowl & Theater?

  Bryant-Lake Bowl & Theater (BLB) is a vaudeville-style cabaret theater where you can grab some snacks, a drink and some conversation, all while engaging in...

Why Penumbra Theatre’s Sarah Bellamy Says ‘More Theater. Period.’

  Theater is in Sarah Bellamy's blood. She grew up in and around Penumbra, the theater company founded in 1976 by her father, Lou Bellamy....

The Awesomeness of Faribault Comes to Life in ‘1855’

  Samuel Temple and Logan Ledman are the creative forces behind 1855, a cable program that showcases their high-energy curiosity about the stories that made...

A Yemeni, an African American and an Iranian Jew walk into...

"If you go to any state, there will be two separate scenes: There's going to be an urban comedy scene and then there'll be...

So a lobbyist walks into a comedy club…

  During the day, Brian McDaniel is a Minnesota state capitol insider who provides political analysis on Almanac, but at night, he's an increasingly recognized...

Long-Time Circus Performer Dudley Riggs Flies Without a Net

  Dudley Riggs is a fifth-generation circus and vaudeville performer, a comedian and satirist, and one of the early creators of improvisational theater. He founded...

A Then & Now Perspective on In the Heart of the...

I was stunned last year when I heard the news that In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre was in financial...

Baseball and Opera Are Like Ice Cream and Apple Pie

  Opera and baseball don’t usually get paired in peoples’ minds, but according to the composer of the “The Fix,” they can go together like...