ALSO: Book launch for “Sparked: George Floyd, Racism and the Progressive Illusion”; Schubert Club presents “An Evening With Composer-in-Residence deVon Russell Gray”; and more.
Both are committed to justice and equity, bringing more voices to the table and creating opportunities for people of color in the film and television industry.
ALSO: Nautilus Music-Theater presents Rough Cuts Online: “The Resurrection Project”; at the Humphrey School: “Saving Live Music: A Conversation With Dessa and Dayna Frank”; and more.
“Eclogue: New Works by Teo Nguyen” will be at Burnet Fine Art & Advisory in Wayzata through May 22.
ALSO: VocalEssence’s “Witness 2021” concert to livestream; Collide Theatrical Dance Company presents “Wonderland”; and more.
The 40th annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival starts this Thursday and continues through Sunday, May 23.
ALSO: SPCO presents “Bach, Cuong, Frank and Mozart”; Westminster Town Hall Forum presents the Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III; and more.
ALSO: The History Theatre presents “The Root Beer Lady”; “A Song for Yolande” and “Our Debbie” at Crooners; and more.
ALSO: The Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival is coming up; Schubert Club presents the Artaria String Quartet in a virtual concert; and more.
ALSO: The Walker presents “The Dawn Chorus”; British author Olivia Laing in virtual Rain Taxi event; and more.
ALSO: Minnesota Orchestra performs ‘Dreams and Discovery’ program; chamber music album ‘William Schrickel’s Heavy Rescue: Vintage ’88’ released; and more.
ALSO: Jazz Fest Live presents singer Sarah M. Greer; next up on Westminster forum is a Jelani Cobb talk on ‘Policing, Protest, and Power’; and more.
The 2021 Minnesota Book Awards Virtual Ceremony will take place Thursday, April 29, with a Preface Reception at 6:30 p.m., the ceremony at 7 p.m., and an Epilogue After Party.
ALSO: Rain Taxi presents authors Kim Todd and Kathryn Nuernberger; Mizna Film Series: “Al Asleyeen”; and more.
ALSO: Independent Bookstore Day is Saturday; Schubert Club presents St. Lawrence String Quartet; and more.
ALSO: The MacPhail Spotlight Series presents “Steps and Intervals”; the Javier Santiago Trio to perform at Crooners; and more.
ALSO: The “Afrofuturism: Blackness Revisualized” Film Festival; UMN English Writers Series: Celebrating Creative Writing Faculty Books; and more.
ALSO: “This Is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist” on Netflix; start reaping benefits of upcoming Independent Bookstore Week now; and more.
His “Owls of the Eastern Ice: The Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl” won the $10,000 PEN America/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award.
ALSO: Minnesota Opera presents “Apart Together: A MN Opera Artist Showcase”; Club Book features Lawrence Wright; and more.