ALSO: Anita Shreve, Emily Fridlund among Club Book authors; Midwest Accordion Meetup II at Minneapolis Eagles Club; and more.
ALSO: Elizabeth Kolbert talks about “The Sixth Extinction” at the Northrop; Donald Livingston: Birth of the Salon at Crooners; and more.
INCLUDING: “Black Nativity”; “A Christmas Carol”; “Messiah”; “Jingle Bell Doc”; The New Standards Holiday Show; and seven more.
ALSO: Next Knight Arts Challenge coming up; opening reception for “5 Artists Take Over FAS”; Doggie Depot at Union Depot; and more.
ALSO: Six writers to read at Hennepin History Museum; author Charles Baxter to speak at U of M’s St. Paul campus; and more.
Ken and Roberta Avidor are two worldly residents of Lowertown in St. Paul who love to travel light and have been car-free since 2010.
ALSO: Christmas With Cantus; a ‘Downton Abbey’ tea and (separate) concert; a brassy Christmas with Charles Lazarus; and more.
ALSO: David Sedaris at the State Theatre; “The House on Mango Street” to open at Park Square; and more.
ALSO: Lizz Wright & Raul Midón at the Ordway; OcTUBAfest at Gustavus Adolphus; three film festivals coming up; and more.
ALSO: Composer Stephen Paulus suffers stroke; it’s Basilica Block Party weekend; Union Depot is getting its second of 10 public art installations; and more.
Held in the newly refurbished depot’s Red Cap banquet room, the Friday ceremony is a kickoff for the annual Rondo Days festival.
This column is a primer on the Depot, and what to see inside, wandering between events and various wonders.
John W. Diers’ boyhood fixation on transportation never went away; he ultimately spent his career working in transit.
The State of the Region assessment, held at the newly renovated Union Depot in St. Paul, had a celebratory air – but challenges loom.
Artist Ken Avidor moved into one of building’s lofts this year and got to watch the transformation day by day.
After 40 years of inactivity, the capitol’s Union Depot is opening again.
ALSO: ‘Grinch’ sells out; Union Depot Holiday Swing Dance; a sing-along “Fiddler on the Roof”; and more.