Minnesota Theater Talk

Merce Cunningham

On dance, theater, efficacy and form

Process

Looking through the prisms of form, character and audience expectation to see why "theater is 50 years behind dance."

Why another Shakespeare festival?

Production

Celebrations of the Bard are coming hot and heavy this year. A founder of a new Shakespeare film fest explains why we can't have too many.

REVIEW: 'Detroit' at The Jungle Theater

Criticism

The Jungle's latest is well-written, well-produced, well-acted and well worth seeing. And yet...

BLOG: Straight Talk for Straight Guys

Audience | Production

The New York Times says straight men don't like Broadway anymore. (Wait... they did before?)

Playlist profile: Kurt Kwan

"I wish I was excited as a theater artist to see more theater. How do we get theaters to really encourage artists to come see the work?"

BLOG: It's Finally (FINALLY!) Spring

Signs of spring, politics, and a play that can't seem to settle in one theater.

The pros and cons of less traditional spaces

Production

Laura Holway loves a nontraditional performance space, but there are always some trade-offs involved.

Greatest Hits: Editor's Pics

ASFB: Giving oneself over to a shadow dance

Criticism

Playwright Tom Poole cracks wise on critics of dance and on dance criticism.

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Jimmy LeDuc Director directed Mrs. Charles playing at Nimbus Theater this month.

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