8 hours ago | Theater
William Mastrosimone’s Extremities puts the audience in the middle of a thorny discussion on sexual assault, justice, and revenge. It’s an intense workout for actors and audiences. That’s what Dark & Stormy offers up with the company’s product...
1 day ago | Theater
An hour-long, nearly farcical version of Lolita sounds like a recipe for disaster, but Four Humors pulled it off at the 2013 Minnesota Fringe Festival. Their three-person version centered on Brant Miller’s tremendous performance at the title chara...
2 days ago | Theater
Over the past seven years, Mixed Precipitation has provided a late-summer treat for theatergoers: an outdoor production where opera and popular music collide and a fast-paced production comes complete with a multi-course tasting menu. This season ...
3 days ago | Theater
For many, Dr. Ruth Westheimer was a figure we watched on late-night television, embarrassing David Lettermen (and the rest of us) with her frank talk about sex. Mark St. Germain's Becoming Dr. Ruth takes us through the events that, as the title in...
7 days ago | Theater
You may think you know Dr. Ruth Westheimer, but the therapist’s story is a lot more than making David Letterman blush on late-night TV. The Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company opens its new season with Becoming Dr. Ruth, a one-woman show about ...
8 days ago | Theater
One of the more pleasurable rites of late summer in recent years has been Mixed Precipitation's Picnic Operetta. The annual outdoor touring production offers up an off-kilter bit of theater based on a classic opera, and tosses in a tasting menu th...