The new production of the classic Sondheim musical embraces its roots while turning it on its head
A season that began with such optimism ended in bitter, familiar disappointment for the Minnesota Timberwolves, and that feeling reportedly translated into a financial loss for the organization.Grantland's stellar NBA reporter Zach Lowe somehow obtained and verified "a confidential memo the league s ... More >>
It's impossible to appreciate this time of year, but if you're sick of winter, here's a comforting thought -- in just a few months, we'll again be enjoying one of America's finest tree canopies!SEE ALSO: North Siders upset about city of Minneapolis's tree-planting tornado commemoration According to ... More >>
Beyonce just put on one of the most stunning Super Bowl halftime shows -- easily the best since Prince's -- and it's no shock that an announcement of her Mrs. Carter World Tour follows. The shows begin in Europe in April, and a North American stint launches on June 28 in Los Angeles, and wrapping at ... More >>
New indie label collective combines talents from four local bands
MSP Airport is the best in America, according to Travel Leisure readers.The magazine surveyed its readers, asking them to rate America's 22 major airports in seven categories: flight delays, design, amenities, food and drink, check-in and security, service, and transportation and location.And, dont ... More >>
A Goethe tale of unrequited romance
I'll be the first to admit that opera is outside my comfort zone. Though I've appreciated the form over the years, like the larger world of classical music it has largely remained an undiscovered country. Still, intrigued by a French interpretation of a classic German novel and the industrial-ins ... More >>
Chef Pampuch in his kitchen at Corner TableWe recently sat down in the kitchen at Corner Table to talk with chef-owner Scott Pampuch about all that he has in store for his restaurant, as well as what he's been through in the six and a half years since it opened. At the start of the intervie ... More >>
What happens when one moves back in with Mom
A slow start portends the expected.
A big enough tent for Democrats?Minneapolis mayor R.T. Rybak says he's pretty confident that Minneapolis will land the Democratic National Convention in 2012 -- and he wants it housed in the Metrodome. We haven't been alone in wondering why the city would want to put up with the barricaded- ... More >>
Sex and the City 2You've got 10 bucks and two hours, and you don't want to waste any of it. We can help. Here's our guide to the best and worst movies this weekend. OPENING FLEE: Sex and the City 2 The four aging BFFs struggle on with work-life challenges (Miranda), child-care dilemmas (Cha ... More >>
SJP and cast struggle to stay forever young
The rookies square off against the sophs; Flynn and Love make us uneasy.
The Vikings and the Saints are well-matched in talent, and empathy.
Despite the labels and levity, big-screen Sex and the City falls short
Factory women discover their jobs have given them cancer
Elsewhere, the kind of news Pratt's absorbing would touch off a stampede to get little Charlotte and Dylan into Waldorf school. But Pratt's parents are hopelessly prone to civic do-goodism.
1) Goats with no backbones 2) This one's not on Casey 3) Do or Die Week?
The Guthrie knows Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing by heart
Thirty characters, one actor, and one big liar
They drive Maseratis, fly in private jets, and bed 'perfect ten' models—just like us
1. Perfect timing 2.Hassell, McCants and Banks should get the minutes 3. A quick little kudo to Justin Reed
Bush's budget starves NASA, Missouri city restricts certain kinds of families, Crash could become third most profane Best Picture, bunnies perform Brokeback Mountain, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
The governor wants to spend billions on roads without raising your taxes. Think there might be a catch?
EFF files suit against AT&T for collaborating with the NSA, no chimps allowed at Kentucky sportshows, Wonkette's new blog, Charlotte's Vagina for sale, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Romance novelist Connie Brockway wants to know why people can't look past the unbound bosom and love-swollen member
Why has Tom Wolfe written a 676-page novel about a college girl's virginity?
Fifteen of the best summer patios to grab a drink at this summer!
Iraq. SARS. Jay Leno, Still on television practically every night. Yeah, 2003 was about as much fun as a social disease.
'Lost in Translation' revels in the beautiful nowhere
After five decades in the bush leagues, Wayne Hattaway talks his way to The Show.
What if perfect packaging is the problem?
Master Class and The Brontë Project examine the lows that come with high aesthetics
HBO's dramatic series venture beyond the fantasyland of network television
Penumbra Theatre and Fully Reciprocal Theatre discover that an artist's inspiration is a rambling mother
All Jimmy "The Kid" Wetch wants is to play in peace---the rack, the cue, and the cool green felt. But there are so many distractions.
Lady and the cad: Alice (Chloë Sevigny) and Des (Chris Eigeman) toast the last days of disco
Carl Pohlad's sudden announcement of "serious talks" with a potential buyer is the logical next gambit in the stadium game. But as Minnesota Business Partnership head Duane Benson notes, "It is a little late. He may have wanted to play that card before, g