Kristen Schaal

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2013

    MPR's Wits announces lineup for fall 2013 season

    The stylish combination of comedy, music, and memorable unscripted moments has proven to be quite a winning formula for Wits, the provocative and always entertaining show put on by American Public Media and Minnesota Public Radio. The highly-anticipated lineup for the upcoming fall 2013 season of W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2013

    Rufus Wainwright & Kristen Schaal at Wits, 4/12/13

    Wits with Rufus Wainwright & Kristen SchaalFitzgerald Theater, St. PaulFriday, April 12, 2013Friday night's performance of Wits should be renamed Charms, for that was how an evening with Rufus Wainwright and comedian Kristen Schaal is best summed up. The show was sold out, and host John Moe than ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2013

    Rufus Wainwright: It's hard with radio 'cause I can't sit and look pretty

    By Chris KozaRufus Wainwright once wrote "Along the bending path away, I smiled in knowing I'd be back one day." Perhaps he was talking about his return to Minnesota. The singer will be back in the Twin Cities for two shows this weekend to share his talents and charm at the Fitzgerald Theater. On th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Minnesota Public Radio's Wits announces spring 2013 lineup

    Oh, the fantastic synergy of Minnesota Public Radio's Wits is back for another star-packed season. With the mix of big-time actors and musicians with the seasoned players and host John Moe, it's like Saturday Night Live, but held on Friday (or even Thursday), and recorded for radio!As is expected, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Congress reconsiders rape redefinition bill supported by Bachmann, Kline, Cravaack and Peterson

    Ok, ok! Rape is rape.​Maybe they were just trying to get a rise out of us? Legislators are backing off the move we told you about last week that would have narrowed the cases in which victims of rape would be eligible for publicly funded abortions. Minnesota representatives supported the bil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2010

    CMJ Day 3: Jaill, the Blow, Screaming Females, and more

    Jaill joke around at Webster Hall's the Studio‚ÄčThere's something to be said for sleep deprivation amidst towering talent and charming people. Thursday's marathon was completely dominated by women; shredding, bellowing, musing, and farting. Day three was a doozy.

  • Movies

    July 28, 2010

    Dinner for Schmucks with Steve Carell

    Film serves up a funny band of idiots