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Happy birthday, KBEM

Radio station KBEM, a.k.a. Jazz 88, turns 40 this year. This weekend, the station will throw a two-day party for itself, with a little help from its friends.
On Saturday, Oct.

Halloween haunting at the Music Box Theatre

Just in time for Halloween, the Music Box Theatre in Minneapolis presents a hybrid horror show called “Haunted Theater.”
They say it’s half haunted house and half theater, as the audience moves through the old Loring Theater, built in 1920, meeting

Talking dance with Eiko & Koma at the Walker

Before taking in Eiko & Koma’s movement and visual art installation, “Naked,” at the Walker Art Center next month, you can listen to the famously reticent Japanese artists — internationally known for their slow, glacial unfoldings of emotion, im