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MinnRoast 2019 slide show #4

Over 1,100 Patrons, Sponsors and friends enjoyed MinnPost’s 12th annual variety show on April 26 at the Historic State Theatre in downtown Minneapolis. The show included monologues, songs and videos featuring host Jana Shortal, Gov. Tim Walz, Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Rep. Tom Emmer, state Sen. Karin Housley, Mayors Melvin Carter and Jacob Frey, actress Sally Wingert, singers Jim and Terry Walsh, Bradley Greenwald, OutLoud! and many more.

MinnPost contributing photographer Annabelle Marcovici captured the evening.

OutLoud!
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Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus sub-group OutLoud! opened the show.
Gov. Tim Walz, Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan
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Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan sporting their #OneMinnesota tuxedos.


Jana Shortal
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Jana Shortal of KARE-11's "Breaking the News" hosted the festivities.
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State Sen. Karin Housley and Amy Koch get an assist from Jana Shortal in playing the $100,000 Pyramid.
MinnPost photo by Annabelle Marcovici
State Rep. Jamie Long and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan (accompanied by state Rep. Mike Freiberg) performed a parody based on the song "Shallow," from "A Star is Born."
Kristen McCoy
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Singer Kristen McCoy got a kick out of the new soccer stadium.
Mugsy
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Mugsy singing about building a Minnesota wall.
Terry and Jim Walsh
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Terry and Jim Walsh performing "Enemies of the People."
Andrew Putz
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MinnPost editor Andrew Putz shown during the fundraising pitch.
Andrew Wallmeyer
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MinnPost publisher Andrew Wallmeyer explains the importance of donations from readers.
OutLoud!
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OutLoud! serenaded post-intermission.
Rep. Tom Emmer
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Rep. Tom Emmer delivered his stand-up sitting down.


MinnRoast choreographer DeAnne Sherman
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MinnRoast choreographer DeAnne Sherman as Nancy Pelosi in "Hello, Nancy."
Brian "B.T." Turner
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Brian "B.T." Turner as President Donald Trump parodying "Anything Goes" with "Everyone Goes."
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson
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Duluth Mayor Emily Larson during her MinnRoast debut.
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey
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Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey belting out his parody based on Shania Twain's "That Don't Impress Me Much."
MinnPost photo by Annabelle Marcovici
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter brought down the house with a "Hamilton" parody.
Award-winning actor Bradley Greenwald
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Award-winning actor Bradley Greenwald closed the show.
Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan
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Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan and friends sharing photos.
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Sarah Clarke, Mayor Jacob Frey's wife, chatting with fellow show attendees.
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MinnRoast Patron Linda Satorius chatting with other guests in the theatre.
Amy Koch
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Former Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch greeting friends following the show.
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Jacqui Emmer, wife of Rep. Tom Emmer and Jeannette Purcell posed for a photo following the show.

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