For the first time featuring an all-white runway and stage setup, the overall production itself was a gleaming success
– Jen Boyles, City Pages
– Max Sparber, MinnPost.com
At Jeremy Messersmith’s “Works for Words” show at the Fitzgerald on Saturday night, I was again reminded how much talented is coursing through the veins of the local music community.
– Andrea Swensson, City Pages
Jean-Yves Thibaudet returns to Minneapolis to play a world premiere with the orchestra.
– GRAYDON ROYCE , Star Tribune
Sunday night was a bit like a trip in a time machine — but one where nothing gets screwed up in the future and the past has actually aged better than you thought.
– Pat O’Brien,
What to expect of a performance by two of the greatest soul and blues-infused rock bands of the ’60s and ’70s, who are now performing in the first case as a singer without his original band, and in the second, with a new singer entirely, only the founding bassist remaining?
– Nikki Miller
FYI – Mixed Blood has added 28 shows to its successful run of “Avenue Q”
A glib production avoids depth, hoping that laughter will get us to a sentimental catharsis.
-GRAYDON ROYCE, Star Tribune
The Jungle Theater’s spring offering deals with one of those issues that lurks on the fringes of our consciousness – except for those who live every day with the question, “What does it mean to be gay and Christian?”
– Janet Preus, HowWasTheShow.com