Don Quixote

  • Arts

    December 25, 2013

    2013 Artists of the Year

    From dancers hijacking creative spaces to a comedian making a career comeback

  • Arts

    July 10, 2013

    Camino Real dives into the absurd

    Girl Friday tackles the surreal, sometimes obtuse Tennessee Williams play

  • Calendar

    July 3, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    They Might Be Giants snuck an underage me into the 7th St. Entry

    They Might be Giants have definitely fallen out of the mainstream of alternative music. You're not likely to hear a lot of the new songs on heavy rotation on the Current or your alt station of choice. You don't hear a lot of covers of their songs, and especially not a shrill wannabe-Etta James teen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2011

    Mark Mallman tour diary, Vol. 5

    ‚ÄčI don't know about you, but usually the first thing I say in the morning is some inflection of the word "fuck." 

  • Calendar

    April 27, 2011
  • Calendar

    April 20, 2011
  • Arts

    April 20, 2011

    Man of La Mancha

    Ten Thousand Things

  • Calendar

    April 13, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Hastings 3000 tour diary, Vol. 5

    ‚ÄčOne-man-masked-band Hastings 3000 is in the midst of his first tour, which has taken him out to the West Coast, Hawaii, and Japan. Here's the fifth installment of his tour diary (first installment here, second here, third here, fourth here). Check back over the next week for more updates from h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2008
  • Arts

    January 23, 2008

    Strange Odyssey

    Ibsen's 'Peer Gynt' isn't easy to stage, but the Guthrie turns this odd tale into a sprawling, dreamlike adventure

  • Music

    September 26, 2007

    Robber Barons

    Kanye Bests 50 Cent, But Is Either Album a Winner?

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2007

    Demon Lover

    "Today we spilled about four gallons of blood," says Minnesota horror filmmaker Jon Springer ("Living Dead Girl") of The Hagstone Demon ... More >>

  • News

    December 27, 2006
  • Blogs

    October 10, 2006

    3 questions: Alan Shilepsky

    The Republican candidate for Keith Ellison's vacant state House seat sounds off.

  • Arts

    February 1, 2006
  • News

    November 16, 2005

    Basbanes's Bazaar

    Who will buy a book about why we buy books?

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2005

    6/17: Morning Communique

    [CITY PAGES BLOGS] Jack Sparks adds ten local alt-country favorites to Minnesota's Fifty Greatest Hits at The Other Side of Country. [THESE DAYS] An Wisconsin ice cream truck driver faces drunken driving charges after a woman said she saw him throw a malt liquor can out the window of his ice cr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2005

    Quixotic Prexy

    The Venezuelan government has printed copies to of Cervantes? ?Don Quixote? to distribute free to citizens. Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is urging everyone to read the hefty classic. President Bush is expected to respond by urging all Americans to read ?Who Moved My Cheese??

  • Arts

    January 2, 2002

    The Year in Music

    The Sound of Music, 2001: Our Favorite Things

  • Arts

    October 24, 2001

    Cuba Libre

    For 53 years, the Havana ballet company of Alicia Alonso has felt free to create an original form of classical dance

  • Arts

    September 13, 2000

    The Impossible Dream

    Don Quixote de la Minny places Cervantes's dreamer in the North Country; A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking lives up to its name

  • News

    July 12, 2000


    Jean Sandberg asked her post-office bosses to put a stop to the penis jokes and the wet T-shirt invitations. They sent her complaint to the dead-letter office.

  • Sports

    September 15, 1999

    Once More, With Feeling

    Watching Seinfeld six days a week makes one long for the golden age of syndication

  • Feature

    January 6, 1999
  • Sports

    November 4, 1998

    Enter the Fat Dragon

    Defying American convention, HK film star Sammo Hung throws his heft at network television

  • Arts

    August 27, 1997

    Who's There

    Who's That Knocking At My Door: Heidi Hunter Batz, Randal Berger, and Matt Guidry bring a barely contained chaos to Jules Feiffer's cartoon-cum-comedy, Knock Knock.