ALSO: Thurston Moore: Moore at 60 at the Walker; presidential historian Michael Beschloss at Westminster Town Hall Forum; and more.
ALSO: Cirque du Soleil’s “Corteo” at Target Center; “Masters of the Keyboard” at MacPhail; and more.
ALSO: “The Great Gatsby” at the Ritz; Pittsburgh Ballet and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra at Northrop; Music and Poems in a Nordic Mood at ASI; and more.
ALSO: T. Mychael Rambo’s one-man show at Illusion Theater; Zenon Dance Company at the Cowles; and more.
ALSO: Wing Young Huie: “Chinese-ness” at Open Book; The Moving Company: “The 4 Seasons” at the Lab; and more.
ALSO: Vänskä Conducts Mahler’s Seventh at Orchestra Hall; The Bakken Trio at MacPhail; and more.
Most of the 250-plus items on display were discovered by French underwater archaeologist Franck Goddio and his team while exploring Aboukir Bay near the city of Alexandria.
ALSO: Club Book presents Wil Haygood; Yiyun Lee reading at the Weisman; Meet a Musician: Charles Lazarus; and more.
ALSO: James Sewell Ballet at the Cowles; pianist Ivan Konev in concert at Hamline; and more.
ALSO: Artability Art Show & Sale in Lowertown; Club Book: Brian Freeman; Joep Beving at the Cedar; and more.
ALSO: TU Dance 15th Anniversary Fall Concert at the Ordway; Hailu Mergia at the Cedar; and more.
ALSO: The PlayLabs New Play Festival; Pen Pals with Min Jin Lee at Hopkins Center for the Arts; and more.
ALSO: The Haunted Basement is back; The Zeitgeist Halloween Festival 2018; Trylon’s William Castle Fright Fest; and more.
ALSO: “The Great Society” at the History Theatre; Twin Cities Tap Festival at the Cowles; and more.
ALSO: MacPhail announces 2018-19 Spotlight Series; Diva Cage Match 2.0 at Uppercut Boxing Gym; and more.
ALSO: Schubert Club to present Joshua Bell; Adam Gopnik at the Parkway; Cantus’ “Alone Together”; and more.
ALSO: “Living in the Age of Airplanes” at the Science Museum; two Minnesota publishers, three National Book Award finalists; and more.
ALSO: 3rd Annual Arts Quarter Festival at the U of M; Club Book featuring Curt Brown; 18th Annual Twin Cities Book Festival at the Fairgrounds; and more.
ALSO: An Adam Gopnik reading at U of M’s Coffman Union; Joey Alexander Trio at the Dakota; and more.
“Understood” won’t save the world. But it gives us a glimpse of how it might feel – how ultimately freeing it might be – to have a civil conversation with someone we disagree with on things we care deeply about. Even if no minds are changed.