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Threads Dance Project
February 24, 2017 - 10:00am through February 25, 2017 - 7:30pm

This contemporary dance company from Golden Valley offers an expressive re-telling of slavery's abolition through spirituals and dance.

The Secrets of Slave Songs examines slavery’s abolition and its consequences in the United States. Expressive choreography, combined with...

Out on a Limb--Pippi Tells A Tale or 2!
March 3, 2017 - 7:00pm through March 4, 2017 - 2:00pm

Through dance you will follow this amazing young girl as she elaborates on her adventures of sailing around the world on her father’s pirate ship. Pippi Tells a Tale or 2! is based on the adventures of Pippi Longstocking as originally told by author Astrid Lindgren.

Nice Work If You Can Get It
March 10, 2017 - 7:00pm through March 12, 2017 - 2:00pm

A sparkling, madcap tale of 1920’s bootleggers filled with laughter and romance. 

This Tony award-winning musical features a treasure trove of George and Ira Gershwin’s most beloved hits.

What:    Nice Work If You Can Get It. Music by...

Praise Brought Me Through
March 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

Gospel  concert, featuring LeAndria Johnson, Myron Butler and William Demps.

Opening performance by the Hurst Family. 

What:      Praise Brought Me Through
Who:       2nd Chance Outreach
Where:   ...

March 27, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lúnasa is the hottest Irish acoustic group on the planet!

Named for an ancient Celtic harvest festival in honor of the Irish god Lugh, patron of the arts, Lúnasa is indeed a gathering of some of the top musical talents in Ireland. Its members have helped form the backbone of some of...

March 31, 2017 - 7:30pm

A gifted rapper, hair-raising gospel singer, razor-sharp wordsmith, classically trained flautist, feminism and black empowerment advocate, plus a Nice Life Recording Company & Atlantic Records artist, Lizzo released her major label debut “Good As Hell,” featured on Barbershop: The Next Cut...

Sharon Isbin & Isabel Leonard
April 2, 2017 - 2:00pm

An evening of musical magic with St. Louis Park native and Grammy-winning master guitarist Sharon Isbin and Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard.

Sharon Isbin is recognized as one of the foremost interpreters of Spanish guitar music. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard’s...

Rachel Lloyd
April 5, 2017 - 7:00pm

What:      2017 Bonnie Jean Kelly and Joan Kelly Distinguished Scholar Lecture, "A World for Girls: Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Social Justice."
Who:       Rachel Lloyd
Where:   The O'Shaughnessy

Sleeping Beauty
April 8, 2017 - 3:00pm through April 9, 2017 - 3:00pm

METROPOLITAN BALLET returns to O'SHAUGHNESSY to bring you the timeless classic SLEEPING BEAUTY starring Bolshoi trained Prima Ballerina Anastasiia Fedorova! This iconic and heart warming tale of romance is commonly known as a full length animated Disney film however, Sleeping Beauty has been...

Ballet Minnesota Paquita
April 21, 2017 - 7:30pm through April 22, 2017 - 7:30pm

Ballet Minnesota presents its 29th annual Minnesota Dance Festival, featuring the highly-styled classic, Paquita, along with new works by Artistic Director Andrew Rist and local dance talents.

Ballet Minnesota’s full corps de ballet will perform in Paquita’s...