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Regional Reviews: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Theatre Schedule for Minneapolis - St. Paul


Actors Theater of Minnesota | Artistry | Brave New Workshop Theatre | Bryant Lake Bowl Cabaret Theater | Chameleon Theatre Circle | Chanhassen Dinner Theaters | Children's Theatre Company | Commonweal Theatre Company | DalekoArts | Dark & Stormy Productions | Frank Theatre | Great River Shakespeare Festival | Gremlin Theatre | The Guthrie Theater | History Theater | Illusion Theater | In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre | Interact Theater | Jungle Theater | Lakeshore Players Theatre | Lyric Arts Main Street Stage | Mill City Summer Opera | Minneapolis Musical Theatre | Minnesota Fringe Festival | Minnesota Jewish Theater Company | Minnesota Opera | Mixed Blood Theatre | Nimbus Theatre | Old Log Theatre | Open Eye Figure Theatre | Ordway Center for the Performing Arts | Orpheum Theatre | Pangea World Theater | Park Square Theatre | Penumbra Theatre | The Phipps Center for the Arts | Pillsbury House Theatre | Plymouth Playhouse | Red Eye Theater | Saint Croix Festival Theatre | Savage Umbrella | Skylark Opera | Southern Theater | Stages Theater Company | Steppingstone Theater | Ten Thousand Things Theater Company | Theater Latté Da | Theater Mu | Theatre Coup D'Etat | Theatre in the Round Players | Theatre Pro Rata | Theatre Unbound | Twenty Percent Theatre | Walking Shadow Theatre Company | Yellow Tree Theatre | Youth Performance Company |


Actors Theater of Minnesota
Performances at Cabaret Theater at Camp Bar, 460 N. Robert St., St. Paul
651-290-2290

The Awesome 80's Prom
June 1, 2018 - June 23, 2018


Artistry
Bloomington Center for the Arts, 1800 W Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington MN
952-563-8575

Legally Blonde
July 21, 2015 - August 19, 2018

Awake and Sing
September 13, 2018 - October 7, 2018
Black Box Theater

Mary Poppins
October 6, 2018 - November 4, 2018

She Loves Me
January 26, 2019 - February 17, 2019

Victor/Victoria
April 6, 2019 - May 5, 2018

Tinker to Evans to Chance
May 4, 2019 - May 26, 2019 Black Box Theater


Brave New Workshop Theatre
824 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis MN
612-332-6620

Age Against the Machine: BNW's Greatest Hits
February 17, 2018 - June 16, 2018

TBA Summer-Fall Sketch Comedy Review
June 22, 2018 - October 27, 2018


Bryant Lake Bowl Cabaret Theater
824 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis MN
612-332-6620

Tart
BAND Group production
June 1, 2018 - June 11, 2018

The Sleepover Club
Cashmi production
June 18, 2018 - June 30, 2018

The Fishbowl Bowl
Northern Night production
June 22, 2018 - June 30, 2018


Chameleon Theatre Circle
12600 Nicollet Ave. South, Burnsville MN
952-232-0814

Caucasian-Aggressive Pandas and other Mulatto Tales
June 8, 2018 - June 24, 2018
Bloomington Center for the Arts


Chanhassen Dinner Theaters
501 W. 78th Street, Chanhassen MN
952-934-1525

Newsies
March 2, 2018 - September 29, 2018

Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn
October 5, 2018 - February 23, 2019


Children's Theatre Company
2400 Third Avenue S., Minneapolis, MN
612-874-0400

The Best Summer Ever
World premiere
July 12, 2018 - July 28, 2018
United Health Group Stage
Age 8 and up

Last Stop on Market Street
September 15,, 2018 - October 21, 2018
United Health Group Stage
Ages 5 and up

I Come From Arizona
World premiere
October 9, 2018 - November 25, 2018
Cargill Stage
Ages 8 and up

Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas
November 7,, 2018 - January 6, 2019
United Health Group Stage
All ages

Mr. Poppers Penguins
January 15, 2019 - February 24, 2019
United Health Group Stage
Ages 4 and up

The Biggest Little House in the Forest
January 29, 2019 - March 10, 2019
Cargill Stage
Preschool age and up

The Hobbit
World premiere adaptation
March 12, 2019 - April 14, 2019
United Health Group Theater
Age 8 and up


Commonweal Theatre Company
208 Parkway Ave. N, Lanesboro, MN
800-657-7025

Silent Sky
April 5, 2018 - June 23, 2018

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
May 4, 2018 - September 29, 2018

The Clean House
June 28, 2018 - October 21, 2018

Dracula: Prince of Blood:
August 31, 2018 - November 11, 2018

Its a Wonderful Life: a Live Radio Play
November 16, 2018 - December 22, 2018


DalekoArts
The Prague Theater, 110 East Main Street, New Prague, MN
952-314-9077

Godspell
September 29, 2018 - October 14, 2018

A City Council Christmas
November 30, 2018 - December 30, 2018

Constellations
February 22, 2019 - March 10, 2019

Peter and the Starcatcher
May 3, 2019 - May 19, 2019


Dark & Stormy Productions
77 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN
612-401-4506

TBA


Frank Theatre
3156 23rd Avenue South, Minneapolis MN
612-724-3760

The Visit
September 28, 2018 - October 21, 2018
MN Transportation Museum


Great River Shakespeare Festival
79 East 3rd Street, Winona, MN
507-474-7900

A Midsummer Night's Dream
All's Well that Ends Well
Shakespeare in Love (Upper Midwest premiere)
Venus in Fur
June 28, 2017 - August 5, 2018
Schedules vary each week, check website for performance dates


Gremlin Theatre
550 Vandalia Street, St. Paul, MN

Ideation
July 6, 2018 - July 29, 2018


The Guthrie Theater
818 South 2nd Street, Minneapolis MN
612-225-6238

West Side Story
June 16, 2018 - August 26, 2018
Wurtele Thrust Stage

The Legend of Georgia McBride
July 14, 2018 - August 26, 2018
McGuire Proscenium Stage

Playing with Fire
September 15, 2018 - October 27, 2018
Wurtele Thrust Stage

Noises Off
October 27, 2018 - December 16, 2018
McGuire Proscenium Stage

A Christmas Carol
November 13, 2018 - December 29, 2018
Wurtele Thrust Stage

The Great Leap
January 12, 2019 - February 10, 2019
McGuire Proscenium Stage

As You Like It
February 9, 2019 - March 17, 2019
Wurtele Thrust Stage

Metamorphoses
April 13, 2019 - May 19, 2019
Wurtele Thrust Stage

Guys and Dolls
June 22, 2019 - August 25, 2019 Wurtele Thrust Stage

Floyd's
World premiere
July 27, 2019 - August 25, 2019
McGuire Proscenium Stage


History Theater
30 E. 10th Street, St. Paul MN
651-292-4323

The Great Society
October 6, 2018- October 28, 2018

Teen Idol: The Bobby Vee Story
Return Engagement
November 17, 2018 - December 16, 2018

Raw Stages - New Works Festival
January, 2019

Stewardess
World premiere
February 9, 2019 - March 3, 2019

Sisters of Peace
World premiere
March 23, 2019 - April 14, 2019

Dirty Business
World premiere
May 4, 2019 - May 26, 2019


Illusion Theater
528 Hennepin Avenue, Suite 704, Minneapolis MN
612-339-4944

TBA


In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
1500 East Lake Street, Minneapolis
612-721-2535

TBA


Jungle Theater
2951 Lyndale Avenue, Minneapolis MN
612-822-7063

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill
May 25, 2018 - June 24, 2018

Hand to God
Twin Cities premiere
July 20, 2018 - August 19, 2018

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Hand to God
July 21, 2018 - August 19, 2018

Little Women
World premiere
September 15, 2018 - October 21, 2018

The Wickams
World premiere
December 1, 2018 - December 30, 2018

The Children
January 12, 2019 - February 10, 2019

School Girls, or The African Mean Girls Play
March 16, 2019 - April 14, 2019

Small Mouth Sounds
May 18, 2019 - June 16, 2019

Stinkers
World premiere
July 19, 2019 - August 18, 2019


Lakeshore Players Theatre
4820 Stewart Avenue, White Bear Lake MN
651-429-5674

14th Annual 10-Minute Play Festival
May 31, 2018 - June 10, 2018

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Cabaret
September 13, 2018 - September 30, 2018

One Man, Two Governors
October 25, 2018 - November 11, 2018

It's a Wonderful LIfe
November 29, 2018 - December 16, 2018

A Sherlock Holmes Mystery!
January 10, 2019 - January 27, 2019

Steel Magnolias
March 14, 2019 - March 31, 2019

Mary Poppins
May 3, 2019 - May 19, 2019

14th Annual 10-Minute Play Festival May 30, 2019 - June 19, 2019


Lyric Arts Main Street Stage
420 East Main Street, Anoka MN
952-934-1525

Steel Magnolias
June 8, 2018 - June 24, 2018

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Guys and Dolls
July 13, 2018 - August 5, 2018

If/Then
September 7, 2018 - September 23, 2018

God of Carnage
October 12, 2018 - October 28, 2018

Prancer
November 16, 2018 - December 23, 2018

Winter Wonderettes
November 29, 2018 - December 23, 2018

Dead Man's Cell Phone
January 11, 2019 - January 27, 2019

Sense and Sensibility
February 15, 2019 - March 3, 2019

Evita
March 22, 2019 - April 14, 2019

Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook
May 3, 2019 - May 12, 2019

A Raisin in the Sun
May 31, 2019 - June 16, 2019

Legally Blonde
July 12, 2019 - August 4, 2019


Mill City Summer Opera
Mill City Museum, 704 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN
612-875-5544

Carmen
July 13, 2018 - July 24, 2018


Minneapolis Musical Theatre
612-455-9501

TBA


Minnesota Fringe Festival

Minnesota Fringe Festival
August 2, 2018 - August 12, 2018
Performances at numerous venues in Cedar/Riverside and Northeast Minneapolis
Check website for full schedule

Minnesota Family Fringe
August 2, 2018 - August 12, 2018
Celtic Junction Arts Center, 836 Prior Avenue North, St. Paul
Check website for full schedule


Minnesota Jewish Theater Company
Highland Park Community Center Theater, 1978 Ford Parkway, Saint Paul MN
651-647-4315

TBA


Minnesota Opera
Performances are Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, 345 Washington Street, Saint Paul MN
612-333-6669

Fellow Travelers
June 16, 2018 - June 23, 2018
Cowles Center, 528 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403

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La Rondine
October 6, 2018 - October 14, 2018

Silent Night
November 10, 2018- November 18, 2018

Italian Straw Hat
January 26, 2019 - February 3, 2019

The Fix
World premiere
March 16, 2019 - March 24, 2019

La Traviata
May 4, 2019 - May 19, 2019


Mixed Blood Theatre
1501 South Fourth St, Minneapolis MN
612-338-6131

TBA


Nimbus Theatre
2303 Kennedy Street Northeast, Minneapolis
612-548-1380

TBA


Old Log Theatre
5185 Meadville Street, Greenwood
952-474-5951

Guys and Dolls
March 2, 2018 - June 16, 2018

How I Became a Pirate
June 19, 2018 - August 10, 2018

Beehive: The '60's Musical
June 29, 2018 - October 13, 2018


Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 East 24th Street, Minneapolis MN
612-874-6338

Welcome to Hell
ThinkSelf presentation
June 4, 2018 - June 10, 2018

Familie
June 14, 2018 - June 17, 2018

George
July 12, 2018 - July 14, 2018

Dear Lenny: Bernstein's LIfe in Song and Letters
August 15, 2018 - August 26, 2018


Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
345 Washington Street, St. Paul
651-224-4222

Mamma Mia!
July 17, 2018 - August 5, 2018

Dolly Parton's Smokey Mountain Christmas
World premiere
November 17, 2018 - November 18, 2018

Elf
December 5, 2018 - December 30, 2018

Falsettos
February 19, 2019 - February 24, 2019

Monty Python's Spamalot
April 2, 2019 - April 7, 2019

Bat Out of Hell
June 12, 2019 - June 23, 2019

Forty Second Street
July 23, 2019 - August 11, 2019


Orpheum Theatre: Broadway on Hennepin Series
910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
1-800-859-7469

Chicago
June 5, 2018 - June 10, 2018

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Love Never Dies
June 26, 2018 - July 1, 2018

Hamilton
August 29, 2018 - October 7, 2018

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
October 22, 2018 - October 27, 2018

The Book of Mormon
November 6, 2018 - November 18, 2018

Les Miserables
December 18, 2018 - December 30, 2018

On Your Feet
January 22, 2019 - January 27, 2019

Rock of Ages
February 8, 2019 - February 10, 2019

A Bronx Tale
February 19, 2019 - February 24, 2019

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
March 6, 2019 - March 17, 2019

Hello, Dolly!
April 16, 2019 - April 28, 2019

The Play that Goes Wrong
May 7, 2019 - May 12, 2019

Dear Evan Hansen
May 28, 2019 - June 9, 2019

Fiddler on the Roof
July 30, 2019 - August 4, 2019


Pangea World Theater
612-203-1088

TBA


Park Square Theatre
408 St. Peter St., St. Paul
651-291-7005

Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
June 15, 2018, 2017 - August 5, 2018
Proscenium Stage

French Twist
Co-production with Flying Foot Forum
June 22, 2018 - July 15, 2018
Andy Boss Thrust Stage

A Korean Drama Addict's Guide to Losing Your Virginity
Co-production with Theater Mu
July 27, 2018 - August 12, 2018
Andy Boss Stage

Sometimes There's Wine
September 14, 2018 - October 14, 2018
Andy Boss Thrust Stage

The Agitators
September 21, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Proscenium Stage

Marie and Rosetta
November 16, 2018 - December 30, 2019
Proscenium Stage

Antigone
February 1, 2019 - March 3, 2019
Andy Boss Thrust Stage

The Skin of Our Teeth
A co-production with Gal Friday Productions
February 7, 2019 - March 3, 2019
Proscenium Stage

Marjorie Prime
A co-production with Prime Productions
April 26, 2019 - May 19, 2019
Andy Boss Thrust Stage

Heaven
Co-production with Flying Foot Forum
May 31, 2019 - June 23, 20189
Proscenium Stage

Jefferson Township Sparkling Junior Talent Pageant
World premiere
June 14, 2019 - July 28, 2019
Andy Boss Stage

Rule of Thumb
July 12, 2019 - August 25, 2019
Proscenium Stage


Penumbra Theatre
270 North Kent Street, St. Paul
612-224-3180

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf
September 20, 2018 - October 14, 2018

Black Nativity
November 29, 2018 - December 23, 2018

Benevolence
World premiere
February 14, 2019 - March 10, 2019

The Brothers Paranormal
May 4, 2019 - May 26, 2019


The Phipps Center for the Arts
109 Locust Street, Hudson, Wisconsin
715-386-8409

The Red Box
June 1, 2018 - June 17, 2018


Pillsbury House Theatre
3501 Chicago Avenue S., Minneapolis MN
612-825-0459

Dat Black Mermaid Man Lady/The Show
May 23, 2018 - June 10, 2018

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West of Central
September 14, 2018 - October 14, 2018


Saint Croix Festival Theatre
125 N. Washington Street, St. Croix Falls, WI
715-483-3387

The Fantasticks
June 16, 2018 - July 8, 2018

Leading Ladies
July 14, 2018 - August 5, 2018

Elephant's Graveyard
August 11, 2018 - August 26, 2018

Little Women
October 6, 2018 - October 27, 2018

Miracle on 34th Street
November 24, 2018 - December 23, 2018


Savage Umbrella

Night of New Works
September 10, 2018 - September 12, 2018
Bryant Lake Bowl


Southern Theater
1420 South Washington Avenue, Minneapolis
612-340-0155

Ball: A Musical Tribute to My Lost Testicle
A presentation of The Catalysts
June 20, 2018 - June 24, 2018

Freedom Daze
A presentation of Exposed Brick Theatre
November 30, 2018 - December 9, 2018


Stages Theater Company
1111 Main Street, Hopkins MN
952-979-1111

Dreamworks' Madagascar: A Musical Adventure
June 29, 2018 - August 3, 2018
Recommended for all ages

On the Railroad
August 3, 2018 - August 26, 2018
Recommended for ages 12 months to 4 years

Charlotte's Web
September 21, 2018 - October 21, 2018
All ages

Fish in a Tree
October 5, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Ages 7 and up

Mary Poppins Jr.
November 16, 2018 - December 27, 2018
All ages

Three Snow Bears
World premiere
January 18, 2019 - February 18, 2019
All ages

Owl Moon
March 8, 2019 - March 24, 2019
All ages

The Most Magnificent Thing
World premiere
April 12, 2019 - May 12, 2019
All ages

Hidden Heroes: The Black Women of NASA
World premiere
April 26, 2019 - May 19, 2019
Ages 7 and up

Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka
June 28, 2019 - August 4, 2019
All ages

Inch by Inch
August 7, 2018 - August 25, 2018
Ages 0 to 5 years


Steppingstone Theater
55 Victoria Street N., St. Paul MN
651-225-9625

Fly Guy: the Musical
October 12, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Ages 4 - 12

A Charlie Brown Christmas
November 30, 2018 - December 22, 2018
All ages

Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters
February 7, 2019 - February 24, 2019
Ages 5 and up

Dandelion Girl
World premiere
Co-production with Theater Mu
March 21, 2019 - April 7, 2019
Ages 6 and up

Junie B. Jones: the Musical
June 26, 2019 - July 18, 2019
Ages 5 and up


Ten Thousand Things Theater Company
Performances at varied locations in the Twin Cities, check website for details
612-203-9502

Scapin
October 11, 2018 - November 4, 2017

Into the Woods
February 21, 2019 - March 24, 2019

The Sins of Sor Juana
May 17, 2019 - June 9, 2019


Theater Latté Da
Ritz Theater, 345 13th Avenue NE, Minneapolis MN 5541

Underneath the Lintel
May 30, 2018 - July 1, 2018

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Once
September 15, 2018 - October 22, 2018

All Is Calm
November 1, 2018 - November 4, 2018

A Little Night Music
January 26, 2019 - March 3, 2019

Candide in Concert
March 21, 2019 - March 24, 2019

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
March 30, 2019 - May 5, 2019

Let It Go and Fall
World premiere
June 1, 2019 - July 30, 2019

Next Festival 2019
July 2019, Titles and Dates TB


Theater Mu
651-789-1012

The Sex Show
June 15, 2018 - June 29, 2018
at Penumbra Theater

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The Korean Drama Addict's Guide to Losing Your Virginity
August 3, 2018 - August 19, 2018
at Park Square Theatre

Dandelion Girl
World premiere
Co-production with Steppingstone Theater for Youth Development
March 21, 2019 - April 7, 2019
Ages 6 and up


Theatre Coup D'Etat

TBA


Theatre in the Round Players
245 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis
612-333-3010

Postmortem
June 1, 2018 - June 24, 2018

Jeeves in Bloom
July 6, 2017 - July 29, 2018


Theatre Pro Rata
St. Paul MN
612-234-7135

Play Reading Series
October 3, 10 and 17, 2018
Cooper's Pub and Restaurant, 1607 Park Place Blvd., St. Louis Park, MN

Isaac's Eyes
February 2010 (dates too be announced)
Gremlin Theater

My Sister in this House
Late spring 2019 (dates to be announced)
Crane Theater


Theatre Unbound
St. Paul MN
612-721-1186

TBA


Twenty Percent Theatre
612-227-1188

Waafrika 123
November 1, 2018 to November 11
Minnsky Theatre, 1517 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis MN


Walking Shadow Theatre Company
612-375-0300

Equivocation
June 9, 2018 - June 24, 2018
Gremlin Theatre


Yellow Tree Theatre
310 5th Avenue SE, Osseo MN
763-493-8733

The Miracle Worker
September 14, 2018 - October 14, 2018

Miracle on Christmas Lake
November 9, 2018 - December 30, 2018

Flowers for the Room
World premiere
February 1, 2019 - March 3, 2019

Cry It Out
April 12, 2019 - May 12, 2019


Youth Performance Company
All performances at the Howard Conn Fine Arts Center, 1900 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis
612-623-9080

A Woman Called Truth
September 28, 2018 - October 15, 2018
4th grade and up

A Year with Frog and Toad
November 30, 2018 - December 17, 2018
All ages



Please note that dates may change unexpectedly - always check with the theater before making plans.


- Updated 6/3/18. Changes/Corrections can be emailed to the Editor



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