Yes, Gravity makes it. Also, a superior sex comedy.
Brilliant moments shine through in this lengthy three-hour production by Theatre Coup D'Etat
English theater company Propeller turns the Shakespeare play on its head with an all-male cast at the Guthrie
Our critic looks back on a stellar year in theater
Actors reveal the challenges of double-casting, plus our critic's picks
Photo via Edina RealtyPachyderm Studios, best known as the recording site of Nirvana's final studio album, In Utero, as well as the place where dozens of local bands holed up in the early- to mid-'90s to record their work, has gone out of business once and for all and the property is now for sale ... More >>
nytimes.comQuote Hamlet in China and you'll get censored, says the New York Times.The New York Times, the great Gray Lady of journalism, is getting called out over an apparently imaginary event in a recent story on Chinese censorship. The story kicks off with an anecdote about a Chinese entr ... More >>
by Travis AndersonPucker up and die, dammit: Shirley Venard and Steve Hendrickson in "Vigil" at Pillsbury HouseThere is an unwritten law that thou shalt not open a new show over a holiday such as Labor Day weekend, which makes a lot of sense: with the tail end of summer having arrived much too fa ... More >>
There's a lot on tap this week: swig on Shakespeare, get in a food fight, and see our own Gastro non Grata at First Ave. Enjoy your Week in Food. Monday 6/21 A Midsummer Swig: sounds like our kind of culture. Enjoy music, local food, and drinks at CodeSpace while raising money for Tales of ... More >>
Love at a knife's edge: "Kill Will" at the 2010 Minnesota Fringe A quick visit to the offices of the Minnesota Fringe Festival in Northeast Minneapolis this week saw the staff settling into its new, relatively spacious digs. And more pertinently, we came away with the roster of shows comprising t ... More >>
The sap is rising here in these parts about a month ahead of schedule, though indoor pursuits retain their appeal. Here's a quick look at the weekend in theater on both sides of the river. Because hope springs eternal, you never know which show will provide you with memories to get through the ne ... More >>
The classic tale of star-crossed lovers opened last night at the Guthrie Theater. The Shakespeare is the same, but the staging and acting offers some new twists.
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The Guthrie gives us an ironic Shylock; plus bodies by 'Jake-a-Dee Myer'
The Guthrie's Day-Glo 'As You Like It'
Howling with Mallman's werewolves of Minneapolis and other scary tales
Ten thousand things strips down a Shakespearean monster
The Guthrie's 'Three Sisters' turns wallowing into wonderwork
Everybody believes that teens should be reading. The kids have other ideas.
Four Guys Share the Beauty of 'Romeo and Juliet'; Two Sideshow Gals Share Vital Organs
O forces Shakespeare to concede to Gore
Jeune Lune barks at the moon with a dark and desolate Hamlet
The Guthrie stages a giddy Twelfth Night in the Roaring 1600s; Theater and Performance Co. creates a spectacle of surprise
Michael Almereyda's contemporary Hamlet projects tragedy onto the screen of corporate culture
With bare-bones budgets and ambitious productions, Michelle Hensley takes theater off the stage and into the trenches
A mom by any other name is still a mom
Also of note: A selective listing of honorable mentions
Crying in the Chapel: Eric Bogosian's "Bitter Sauce" interprets Shakespeare's Sonnet 118 in Love's Fire: Fresh Numbers by Seven American Playwrights.
A Clean Sweep?: The women of Alchemy of Desire/Dead Man's Blues attend to some metaphoric clutter.