7th House Theater’s The Great Work

Writing an original musical is hard. Writing one with a powerful and relevant story is even harder. But Grant Sorenson and David Darrow have created one of the best new works I’ve seen in years with The Great Work. Playing in the Guthrie Theater’s Dowling Studio through January 3, The Great Work is a story…

The Cocoanuts at the Guthrie Theater

If you’re looking for a fast paced show with countless opportunities for laughs, look no further than The Cocoanuts at the Guthrie Theater. This Marx Brothers’ comedy musical from 1925 is set against the 1920s Florida land boom. Mr. Hammer aka Groucho (Mark Bedard) is the proprietor of the Cocoanuts Hotel, a land impresario, and general…

Hello Dolly at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres

There will always be something special about seeing a classic Broadway show; Hello Dolly at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres is no exception. The musical is celebrating its 50th Anniversary and has become one of the most enduring musical theatre favorites. With music and lyrics by Jerry Herman and a book by Michael Stewart, Hello Dolly is based…