When the Shubert inched down Hennepin Avenue a year ago, Minneapolis politicos promised a bright future for the historic theater. They didn't mention stingy legislators, taxpayer bailouts, or the specter of the wrecking ball.
If you could wave your magic wand and make one improvement to the Twin Cities, what would it be?
Five years ago Joel Sisson's blend of art, social work, and lawn furniture was the talk of the town. Now the founder of the Green Chair Project is sitting on a pile of dreams and unpaid bills.
The courtship between artists and foundations is filled with sweet talk, deception, and intrigue
Arts funding and the cost of free money