All Events

October 10, 2014 - 7:30pm
An explosion of sticks and clicks! Since their 2004 premiere, Buckets & Tap Shoes has performed and taught master classes in over 30 states as well as internationally. They bring a high-energy blend of music, dance, and percussion from the streets of Minneapolis to...
October 16, 2014 - 7:30pm
40th Anniversary A Women of Substance Event SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK - 40TH ANNIVERSARY show takes audiences on a musical and visual journey back through the group's inception and humble beginnings in 1973. They will perform a series of newly arranged medley's and many of their...
October 30, 2014 - 7:00pm
Going Forward with Hope and Courage: The Role of the Public Thinker in Church and Society Joan Chittister is an internationally known writer and lecturer. She currently serves as co-chair of the Global Peace Initiative of Women, a partner organization of the UN, facilitating a worldwide...
November 6, 2014 - 7:30pm
Announced 09/22/2014: The Twin Cities leg of Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project has been canceled. Information about additional tour dates can be found at http://imnworld.com/tour_dates/for_artist/170/Terri-Lyne-Carrington We wish Terri a great tour, and hope she can be part of Woman...
November 21, 2014 - 8:00pm through November 23, 2014 - 2:00pm
"...distinct and highly relevant for the 21st century.” - Caroline Palmer, StarTribune Over its first 10 years, Minnesota-based TU Dance has conveyed a contemporary vision of dance as a connective power, drawing artists and audiences into a shared theater experience that...
December 12, 2014 - 7:30pm
A Women of Substance Event Dubbed Minnesota’s own “Celtic Woman,” Katie McMahon is best known as the original voice of Riverdance. Katie has graced the stage of The O’Shaughnessy for over 10 years, becoming one of the theater’s liveliest holiday traditions. Her...
December 19, 2014 - 7:30pm through December 21, 2014 - 2:00pm
"Choreographer Andrew Rist's classic interpretation focuses on telling the story through the dramatic flow of the dancing. Notable for its stunning design and energetic performances, this 'Nutcracker' makes the children a vital part of the story ." - Pioneer Press...
February 21, 2015 - 7:30pm
A Women of Substance event "Every aspect of the dance-making here is thoroughly accomplished." - The New York Times Camille A. Brown has sought to defy the boundaries between dance and theatre. Known for high theatricality, gutsy moves and virtuosic musicality,...
March 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
featuring Jasmine Guy and the Avery Sharpe Trio A Women of Substance Event Inspired by the classic 1923 Jean Toomer novel "Cane" and works by the musicians, composers, poets, and actors of the Harlem Renaissance In the American Black community, during the years leading up...