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…

RENT at Lyric Arts Main Street Stage

Twenty years ago the world was first introduced to Jonathan Larson’s rock opera RENT. Now a new generation of theatre fans are being introduced to RENT’s themes of love, family, finding your voice and living for today. Lyric Arts took a risk when they decided to produce this show. The themes are universal, but the topics covered…

Baby Case at the History Theatre

A kidnapped baby. An American Hero. Sensationalized news coverage. All add up to the “Crime of the Century”. Throw in some songs and you have the musical “Baby Case” currently playing in Saint Paul at the History Theatre.  Known for producing shows with historical ties to Minnesota and the upper Midwest, the History Theatre tapped…