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March 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
featuring Jasmine Guy and the Avery Sharpe Trio A Women of Substance Event "… a sweet salute to Harlem’s Glory Days.”  — The Arizona Daily Star Inspired by the classic 1923 Jean Toomer novel "Cane" and works by the musicians,...
March 7, 2015 - 1:00pm
Written and performed by Nancy Murray, OP Martyr of the Amazon: Remembering Sister Dorothy Stang Sister Dorothy Stang clutched her Bible and began reciting the Beatitudes when two gunmen blocked her path on a dirt road in the heart of Brazil’s Amazon. They had been hired to...
April 9, 2015 - 7:00pm
Majora Carter is award-winning urban revitalization strategist, eco-entrepreneur, and Peabody-winning broadcaster. Her long list of awards and honorary degrees include accolades from groups as diverse as Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation, John Podesta’s Center for...
April 17, 2015 - 7:00pm through April 19, 2015 - 2:00pm
in collaboration with the University of St. Thomas Before rock ‘n’ roll star Conrad Birdie is inducted into the army, he will grant a televised last kiss to one lucky fan in small-town America. What could possibly go wrong? Bye Bye Birdie is a musical comedy classic that warmly...
May 1, 2015 - 7:30pm through May 2, 2015 - 7:30pm
Ballet Minnesota brings an enraptured performance of this epic tale of love and romance. This provocative classic unfolds as the charming peasant girl, Giselle, dies of a weak heart after she discovers her lover is betrothed to another. The Wilis, a group of supernatural women who dance...
July 24, 2015 - 7:30pm through July 25, 2015 - 7:30pm
Minnesota Jazz Dance Company, or MJDC, (1975-1988) was Minnesota's first repertory jazz dance company, founded by Zoe Sealy. During its 13-year run, five male choreographers created original works on the dancers. By 1991, four of these choreographers had lost their lives...