ALSO: Natalie Diaz and Patricia Smith: 2020 McKnight Judges’ Reading (online); Jazz Fest Live presents Jon Weber; and more.
ALSO: Theatre Elision, Artistry announce 2020-21 seasons; “Merges in March” at the Cowles; and more.
ALSO: Bong Joon Ho at the Walker; Reception for “My Mighty Journey” at Minnesota Center for Book Arts; ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at the Cowles; and more.
ALSO: Theater Mu’s “Fast Company” at the Guthrie; panel on Writing the YA Novel at Magers & Quinn; and more.
ALSO: “The Lost Brothers” launch; the 25th Annual Artability Art Show & Sale; James Sewell Ballet’s “Opera Moves” at the Cowles; and more.
ALSO: The 9th Annual 10,000 Laughs Comedy Festival; Richard Egarr Plays Bach with the SPCO; and more.
ALSO: Theater Latté Da’s “Chicago” extended for second time; “Zafira and the Resistance” at the Guthrie’s Dowling Studio; and more.
ALSO: Margaret Atwood “The Testaments” Midnight Release Party; The Bakken Trio: Siren Songs at MacPhail; and more.
ALSO: Artist Talk: Julie Buffalohead at Mia; Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton at the Dakota; and more.
ALSO: “How It’s Gon’ Be” at Mixed Blood; Spring Show opening reception at the Bockley Gallery; and more.
ALSO: Heid E. Erdrich and Rosy Simas “Skew Lines” closing event at Soo Visual Arts Center; Ethan Iverson at Crooners; and more.
ALSO: Leonard Bernstein’s “Candide” at the Cowles; the 4th Annual Black & Funny Improv Fest; and more.
ALSO: Club Book: Alex Kotlowitz at Wentworth Library; Men in Music at Hopkins High School; and more.
ALSO: Poets, Writers, Musicians Against the War on the Earth at ASI; 38th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert at Ted Mann; and more.
Also: “How to Have Fun in a Civil War” at the History Center; Happening: Amber Sanctuary at Guthrie’s Level 9; and more.
ALSO: T. Mychael Rambo’s one-man show at Illusion Theater; Zenon Dance Company at the Cowles; and more.
ALSO: James Sewell Ballet at the Cowles; pianist Ivan Konev in concert at Hamline; and more.
ALSO: “The Great Society” at the History Theatre; Twin Cities Tap Festival at the Cowles; and more.
ALSO: Schubert Club to present Joshua Bell; Adam Gopnik at the Parkway; Cantus’ “Alone Together”; and more.
The Guthrie’s “West Side Story” is a powerful and very moving production. Everything about it sets a high bar.