Mill City Summer Opera presents Mozart’s “Così Fan Tutte” at the Mill City Museum’s Ruin Courtyard and Pergolesi’s “La Serva Padrona” at Icehouse. Each is sublime in its own ways.
ALSO: Third Thursday: Bike Night at Mia; National Puppetry Festival; “Being Black” discussion at the Hennepin History Museum; and more.
ALSO: International Day of Music at Orchestra Hall; art festival at St. Kate’s; and more.
ALSO: Sommerfest continues at Orchestra Hall; 17th Annual Bastille Day Block Party at Barbette; and more.
ALSO: Patrick Scully: “Leaves of Grass – Illuminated” at the Guthrie; “What Would Crazy Horse Do?” at Mixed Blood; and more.
Now in its fourth year, the Film Society’s annual toast to French films starts July 12 and continues through July 18.
ALSO: The Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona; “The Pillowman” at the SpringHouse Ministry Center; and more.
ALSO: “Glensheen” at History Theatre; National Theatre Live: “Small Island” at St. Anthony Main; and more.
ALSO: T2P2 at the Amsterdam; Wendy Lewis at Icehouse; “Moon” at the Trylon; and more.
ALSO: Danez Smith: Loft Mentor Series reading; “Framing John DeLorean” at the Lagoon; last call at Vieux Carré.
ALSO: Artist Talk: Julie Buffalohead at Mia; Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton at the Dakota; and more.
ALSO: Judy Olausen: “Mother” at Norway House; “Napoleon Dynamite”: A Conversation with Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Jon Gries at the Ordway; and more.
In Winona, the Minnesota Beethoven Festival, now in its 13th year, boasts a jaw-dropping lineup that will start with violinist Joshua Bell on June 30.
Each year in June, Steve Heckler, the founding executive director of the Twin Cities Jazz Festival, turns “Jazz is dead” into “If you play it, they will come.”
ALSO: The inaugural Bach Roots Festival starts June 16 and continues through June 24 with concerts in breweries, a Vespers service, and two performances of the B Minor Mass.
ALSO: Dominick Argento Memorial Concert coming up at Ted Mann; Juneteenth at Bethune Park; and more.
ALSO: Kathleen Spehar to leave the O’Shaughnessy; Vänskä Conducts Mahler’s Tenth in Minnesota Orchestra’s season finale; and more.
ALSO: Maceo Parker at the Dakota; Lowertown Sounds at Mears Park; and more.
R.J. Kern, whose art was unveiled Thursday at a special event on the fairgrounds, is the first photographer to be chosen as the fair’s official commemorative artist.
ALSO: The 25th Annual Stone Arch Bridge Festival is this weekend; Acoustic Deathwish at Vieux Carré; and more.