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Mayor Coleman returns to the stage for MinnRoast 2016

Coleman’s duties have kept him away for a couple of years, but we’re pleased to share he’ll be returning to the Historic State Theatre on April 16.

The producers of MinnRoast often didn’t know what St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman was going to say when he hit the stage, only that it was guaranteed to be hilarious. Check out the clip below from his performance in 2011. Coleman’s duties have kept him out of the show for a few years, but we’re pleased to say that he will be returning to the MinnRoast stage on April 15.

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MinnRoast, now in its ninth year, has become a highlight of the Minnesota political calendar, bringing policymakers and journalists together to poke fun at each other and the state we all love in songs, skits, and monologues.

Joining Mayor Coleman at the Historic State Theatre this year will be Gov. Mark Dayton, Rep. Tom Emmer, Rep. Keith Ellison, Le Cirque Rouge Cabaret & Burlesque Show Band, and more. You can find more information about the event and special guests here.

Buy MinnRoast 2016 tickets

MinnPost Gold and Platinum members are eligible for a 25% ticket discount on show-only MinnRoast tickets. To get the discount code, become a Gold or Platinum member by donating $10 a month (or more) and contact Development Director Claire Radomski at or (612) 455-6954.