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MNO amplifies the power of the arts that connect our diverse communities. This collection of award-winning stories and performances inspires conversation, evokes empathy, challenges perspective and entertains. Thousands of artists and arts organizations have been featured in hundreds of stories, all scored with music created by Minnesota musicians. MNO, made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the citizens of Minnesota, has been produced by Twin Cities PBS since 2010. Want to watch full episodes of MNO? WATCH NOW ON TPT.ORG.
MNO amplifies the power of the arts that connect our diverse communities. This collection of award-winning stories and performances inspires conversation, evokes empathy, challenges perspective and entertains. Thousands of artists and arts organizations have been featured in hundreds of stories, all scored with music created by Minnesota musicians. MNO, made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the citizens of Minnesota, has been produced by Twin Cities PBS since 2010. Want to watch full episodes of MNO? WATCH NOW ON TPT.ORG.
Ali Sultan performing

Ali Sultan Turns Fear into Comedy

Ali Sultan just wants to make you laugh. If by any chance his comedy makes you think a little – well that’s a bonus. Ali...
Amalia Moreno-Damgaard's hands sorting nuts

This is What Guatemala Tastes Like

Guatemalan-born chef Amalia Moreno-Damgaard uses the universal language of food to help educate others about the cultures of Latin America. The idea for her...
Three people being interviewed

Penumbra Theatre and Children’s Theatre Company Partner for First Time

Two of the Twin Cities remarkable theater companies partner for the first time to tell the story of The Wiz. Explore MN Theater is...
Group shot of actors at Screen Porch Productions

What is it like to live in “Extreme Rural” MN? Screen...

Residents of "extreme rural" communities record their personal stories for an upcoming performance with Screen Porch Productions. Explore MN Theater is a series produced in...
Black and white photograph of NorShor Theatre sign

Grand Re-Opening of Historic NorShor Theatre

Get an inside look at the renovation of the historic NorShor Theatre in Duluth.  Explore MN Theater is a series produced in partnership with...
Group shot of actors at Brainerd Community Theatre

See What Open Auditions Are Like at Brainerd Community Theatre

The Brainerd Community Theatre, part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center, serves as a cultural hub for the Brainerd Lakes area. Experience what...
Two actors holding their arm up on stage

Experience Professional Shakespeare Performances on the Banks of The Mississippi

Once a year Winona hosts a professional Shakespeare Company Festival as part of the Great River Shakespeare Festival. Explore MN Theater is a series...
screenshot from fargo movie

*Warning* Spoilers for the Movie Fargo

Fargo is one of the most iconic Minnesota movies ever made, directed by native Minnesotans the Coen brothers in 1995. Office Production Assistant Bix...
Photographs hanging in U.S. Bank Stadium

Vikings Artists at U.S. Bank Stadium

Three former Vikings players are featured in art exhibit at the Vikings stadium.
Wooden Vikings shields hanging on a wooden wall

Local Art Takes Center Stage at U.S. Bank Stadium

Playing host for the 2018 Super Bowl put Minnesota in an international spotlight. People from around the world visited the Twin Towns for the...