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Chris Hedges on Contact | Assault on the Arts

On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges discusses the corporate state’s assault on the arts with theater director and writer JoAnne Akalaitis. RT Correspondent Anya Parampil examines calls to defund the National Endowment of the Arts. 34 more words

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King Lear


King Lear at the Guthrie Theater is a captivating and heart-breaking portrayal of Shakespeare’s tragedy. Accented with standout acting and exquisite 1920s/30s costume design, the play takes us on a beautiful yet painful journey of a father‘s relationship with his daughters. 454 more words


'The Royal Family' Now Playing At Guthrie Theater

The play “The Royal Family” is currently playing at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, and actress Victoria Janicki dropped by WCCO 4 News At Noon on Thursday. 103 more words

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The Royal Family


The Royal Family at the Guthrie Theater is an entertaining, long and chaotic mess of a tribute to a comically dysfunctional Broadway “theat-ah” family – a thinly-veiled homage to the Barrymore dynasty. 480 more words


Langston Hughes’ Poem Sung at Minneapolis Westminster Church

On Martin L. King, Jr. Sunday (January 15) Cantus, a male vocal ensemble, sang ‘America Will Be!” as the Offertory Anthem at Minneapolis’ Westminster Presbyterian Church… 1,462 more words


Guthrie Reports Modest Surplus Under New Artistic Director

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Guthrie Theater has reported a modest surplus under its new artistic director.

The Tony Award-winning Minneapolis theater reported Monday it finished the fiscal year with an operating surplus of $47,408 on a budget of $28 million. 125 more words


Minnesotan To Meet: Guthrie Theater Draper DJ Gramann

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — As a kid, he dreamed about creating costumes. And not just any costumes, but for characters like Kermit, the Cookie Monster, Big Bird and Miss Piggy. 621 more words