At the time of his death, in May 1981, Bob Marley was 36 years old, reggae's biggest star, and the father of at least eleven children. He was not, however, a big seller. For Dave Robinson, this presented an opportunity. Two years after Marley's passing, Chris Blackwell, the founder of Marley's lab ... More >>
A modern spin on Jane Austen that still shoots for happily ever after
Despite a star cast, the Jane Austen-based play is about as sharp as a stick of soft butter
On Thursday, Gimme Noise shared Stories About Prince with the world. For a follow-up, here's an interview with its creator Charlie Paukin, who moved to Minneapolis since 2005 "to go to school, majoring in a subject that I haven't put to use since graduating cum laude." And he got enough inquiries ab ... More >>
In his 30th year as the cinema's underdog schlockmeister, Lloyd Kaufman continues to do battle with Bush and bullshit
'Raising Victor Vargas' is a contemporary project with a classic pedigree
Haley Bonar cries over the past and sings alt-country's future
Women make up well more than half of the Guthrie's audience, but less than 10 percent of its produced playwrights. Is this a tragedy or a farce?
Budd Rugg opens his media mailbag to chat with the Channel 4 stars
Mapping the literary landmarks of the Twin Cities
Nick Hornby creates the ultimate male chick flick
In the Jungle's latest play, Victorian womanhood learns about feminism from the droppings of history
Nymphomaniacal roommates! Meta-Willy Lomans! Dancing Canadians! City Pages reports from the biggest, baddest Minnesota Fringe Festival to date
A new cable movie revisits the radical romance of Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman
Kate and Anna McGarrigle hold a musical reunion for sons, daughters, friends, lovers--and famously churlish ex-husbands
Breaking With Tradition: Alison Elliott and Helena Bonham Carter in The Wings of the Dove.
Movies in 1995 didn't completely suck--assuming you knew where to look.
Makers who mattered in 1995