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Stagehands' youth movement pays off with organizing win at Varsity Theater

After an organizing drive fueled by young activists and backed by the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, workers at the Varsity Theater in Dinkytown have a union. 498 more words

Organizing

SAP, Oakland-Based Blue Bottle Coffee Team Up For High-Tech Cafe In Downtown Palo Alto

PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — Silicon Valley has no shortage of coffee shops where sleep-starved programmers and eager entrepreneurs sit hunched over laptop computers and talk about ideas for launching the next Google or Facebook. 419 more words

News

Motion City Soundtrack - Commit This to Memory 10 Year Anniversary Show

More than a little overdue, but will come back to write more about this AMAZING show!

Edited 2/21/15, 10:16 am – Recalling/reflecting everything from memory… 275 more words

Music

Gregory Alan Isakov at the Varsity Theater

Singer/Songwriter Gregory Alan Isakov began his extensive national headlining tour this January 15′ containing many noteworthy venues, with one of those stops being at Minneapolis’ own… 462 more words

Minneapolis

JACK's Inside Track: Better Than Ezra

A band from New Orleans playin’ Minneapolis?!? Yeah, I’ll be there with drink in hand…

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Audio

History of the Varsity Theater

In the light of the upcoming Dinkytown Reunion event, we thought we would share a little bit of history of the venue itself!

In 1990, the theater re-opened as an underground club, featuring everything from wrestling nights to legendary concerts. 222 more words

Dinkytown