Penumbra Theatre

270 N. Kent St.
St. Paul, MN 55102
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Minnesota's only professional black theatre.

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    Roger Guenveur Smith offers an absolutely absorbing examination of Rodney King's life, death, and moment of infamy in his one-man show, playing through Sunday at Penumbra Theatre. The Los-Angeles-based performer, a veteran of numero...

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