Ann Marsden

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    November 29, 2011

    Naked Stages at Pillsbury House Theatre

    ​Naked Stages, a hotbed of performance art, is coming into its own at Pillsbury House Theatre, where the program has lived since 2009. During the event -- which runs this weekend and next -- you'll have an opportunity to check out some of the emerging artists fostered by the program.

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    November 9, 2011
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    May 16, 2011

    N.M. Kelby talks about her new book, White Truffles in Winter

    W.W. Norton & Co.A local author's new novel channels Escoffier. ​Local novelist N.M. Kelby (In the Company of Angels and Murder at the Bad Girl's Bar and Grill are among her works) recently finished a book about the life of the famous French chef Escoffier called White Truffles in Winter. Th ... More >>

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    November 3, 2010

    Nathan Keepers is 'Fully Committed' at the Jungle

    Photo by Ann Marsden​Eight years ago, a 22-year-old Nathan Keepers auditioned for a play at the Jungle Theater that he'd never even heard of. The one-man tour de force turned it into a hit, and now he is back for another run of Fully Committed. In Becky Mode's play Keepers plays Sam, an out ... More >>

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    May 21, 2010

    MPR open house, artwork by John Lennon: Freeloader Friday

    ​(Image by The Cleveland Kid) This week in Freeloader Friday we have artwork by John Lennon, a road trip to Elk River, and tons of weekend festivals.

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    April 27, 2010

    Penumbra Theatre's 'Two Old Black Guys...' previews tonight

    by Ann MarsdenPictured: Abdul Salaam El Razzac, James Craven​At some time or another, we've all known one: that person who, for reasons rational or otherwise, we simply can't stand (and to make things tidy, the feeling is frequently mutual). In Gus Edwards's Two Old Black Guys Just Sitting Around ... More >>