ALSO: SPCO Happy Hour Concert with Pekka Kuusisto at Ordway Concert Hall; The Marx Brothers: “Duck Soup” and “Monkey Business” at the Trylon; a bungalow tour; and more.
ALSO: 43rd Annual MayDay Parade and Festival in South Minneapolis; Festival of Nations 2017 at St. Paul’s RiverCentre; and more.
ALSO: Louise Erdrich has won the National Book Critics’ Circle Award for fiction; Off-Leash Area has a new home; and more.
“This opera arrives… at a time in this country when we’re all feeling very nervous, not unlike what the characters in this opera were feeling during the Great Depression.”
ALSO: Pen Pals Presents Lee Child; Hmong Filmmakers’ Series in White Bear Lake; launch for Larry Millett’s latest Holmes mystery; and more.
ALSO: “Bikes vs. Cars” at ASI; opening reception for Aldo Moroni, “Forty Years,” at Chindian; and more.
ALSO: “A Raisin in the Sun” at Park Square; the MCAD Art Sale; Jim Walsh’s “Bar Yarns and Manic Depressive Mix Tapes” book launch; and more.
The new president and general director has been an administrator and a singer. Once a resident artist with the company, he returned in 2004 to sing the role of Sharpless in “Madame Butterfly.”
“Opera is about three things: love, death and power,” said composer Paul Moravec. “‘The Shining’ has all those elements plus an incredibly well-made narrative and strong characters.”
“Pacing, suspense and tension are important in this opera,” Campbell says. “We can’t let up. It has to be relentless. But relentlessly exciting, too.”
ALSO: The St. Paul Art Crawl; Jose Antonio Vargas to speak at St. Thomas; Theater Latté Da announces NEXT Festival slate; and more.
ALSO: Patrick’s Cabaret must move by May 31; “National Parks Adventure” at the Science Museum; Annual Preseason Baseball Reading at SubText Books; and more.
ALSO: Tressa Sularz’s “Dancing My Way Home” opening at the Textile Center; Pen Pals With Jon Meacham; “Songs My Brothers Taught Me” at the Walker; and more.
ALSO: Sheila Smith given national award; Children’s Theatre gets $125,000 Doris Duke grant; “Remembering David Bowie” coming up at St. Anthony Main; and more.
ALSO: Patty and the Buttons 2nd Annual Vaudeville Show is this weekend; Ian Doescher at Magers & Quinn; and more.
ALSO: ‘The Magic Flute’ to open at the Ordway; Minneapolis Craft’za at Grain Belt Bottling House; Regina Carter at the Dakota; and more.
ALSO: “MN Public Art on Screen” at St. Anthony Main; Lauria Caviani Trio at Plymouth Congregational; and more.
ALSO: Stone Arch Bridge Festival; Rock the Garden; a Gallery Crawl; and more.
ALSO: All in St. Paul this weekend: “Carmen” to open at the Ordway; Abbado conducts SPCO; Saint Paul Art Crawl; Northern Voice Festival; and more.
ALSO: Sing Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” with the Minnesota Chorale; Delfeayo Marsalis and Davell Crawford at the Dakota; and more.