ALSO: “Pipeline” at Penumbra Theatre; Branford Marsalis at Northrop; fall pottery sales; and more.
ALSO: 23rd Annual Art & Artists Celebration at Franconia Sculpture Park; Pittsburgh Ballet’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ at Northrop; and more.
Upcoming events include the Minnesota Orchestra’s season opener and writer Kao Kalia Yang at the Ordway.
Frank’s artistic director, Wendy Knox, has paired “Here We Go” with “Escaped Alone” for an evening of two one-acts.
ALSO: Weather causes Minnesota Orchestra to cancel Harriet Bandshell concert; “Crowns” to open; and more.
ALSO: “Pursuit of Happiness” at the Walker; poets Daniel Borzutsky and Steve Healey at Hook and Ladder; and more.
ALSO: Author Christopher Ingraham at Magers & Quinn; SPCO’s opening weekend at the Ordway; and more.
It felt surreal to be in the Ordway Concert Hall on Sunday while Sting played acoustic guitar and sang. He was here to promote “The Last Ship,” his play that will come to the Ordway next April.
PLUS: Journey North Opera’s “The Rape of Lucretia”; a 35W walking tour; Margaret Atwood Live; and more.
ALSO: Margaret Atwood “The Testaments” Midnight Release Party; The Bakken Trio: Siren Songs at MacPhail; and more.
ALSO: Garrison Ceramics Collection Gallery Talk at the American Swedish Institute; Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at the American Craft Council; and more.
The Great Black Music Ensemble will perform at the Cedar on Sept. 6. These Chicago-based musicians are masters of improvisation and creative music.
ALSO: “RISK! Live” at the Amsterdam; “Luce” at St. Anthony Main Theatre; and more.
ALSO: New McKnight fellowships – for book artists; Silver Jubilee exhibition at the Textile Center; and more.
ALSO: “Deconstructing the Beatles: Abbey Road Side 2” at the Lagoon; 6th Annual Altered Aesthetics Film Festival at the Trylon; and more.
ALSO: A one-hour “Peer Gynt” at Norway House; Liz Draper and Tasha Baron at Icehouse; and more.
The arts at the Minnesota State Fair are abundant, varied and (except for the Grandstand shows) free with admission.
ALSO: Maria Jette sings French songs at Crooners; “Interlace: A Contemporary Dance Performance” at the Southern; and more.
ALSO: André Watts bows out of Minnesota Orchestra season opener; Flying Foot Forum’s “French Twist” in White Bear Lake; and more.
ALSO: Gregory Porter at the Fitzgerald; St. Paul Food Truck Festival in Mears Park; and more.