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Twin Cities-connected theater leader out as Arkansas' biggest company suspends operations

John Miller-Stephany, who had been Joe Dowling's right hand at the Guthrie, assumed leadership of Arkansas' flagship theater 18 months ago.


Minneapolis' Soap Factory art gallery pushes back its grand re-opening to the fall

Minneapolis' Soap Factory art gallery pushes back its grand re-opening to the fall

Originally slated for a summer 2018 opening, Soap Factory reconsiders after financial complications.


Fleetwood Mac, minus Lindsey Buckingham, coming in October

Fleetwood Mac, minus Lindsey Buckingham, coming in October

Buckingham is being replaced on the tour by Crowded House's Neil Finn and Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell.


St. Paul interracial romance is not a true story but parts of the play are true

When Harrison David Rivers wrote "This Bitter Earth," he borrowed details from his own life.


University of Minnesota to stage 'Battle for the Vox' a cappella event with rival Wisconsin singers

University of Minnesota to stage 'Battle for the Vox' a cappella event with rival Wisconsin singers

The event takes inspiration from the "Battle for the Axe" football games.


Deep Purple, Judas Priest to rock Treasure Island Casino; oh, and Nickelback, too

Deep Purple, Judas Priest to rock Treasure Island Casino; oh, and Nickelback, too

Priest and Deep Purple will pair up outside the casino on Sept. 20.


MPR News wins prestigious Peabody award for Philando Castile coverage

MPR News wins prestigious Peabody award for Philando Castile coverage

Judges called '74 Seconds' a remarkable podcast series.


A new Prince album of previously unreleased material is expected in September

A new Prince album of previously unreleased material is expected in September

Troy Carter, entertainment adviser to Prince's estate, revealed the news in an exclusive interview with variety.com


In her first season, Marcela Lorca takes Minneapolis theater 'Into the Woods'

In her first season, Marcela Lorca takes Minneapolis theater 'Into the Woods'

Marcela Lorca announces her first season at the helm of Ten Thousand Things.


20,000 applicants, 20 winners, 1 Minnesotan: Artist nabs Obama fellowship

20,000 applicants, 20 winners, 1 Minnesotan: Artist nabs Obama fellowship

Ashley Hanson won an Obama Foundation fellowship to support her work with rural artists.


Janelle Monáe to tout her new Prince-infused album July 3 at the State

Janelle Monáe to tout her new Prince-infused album July 3 at the State

The longtime Prince protege is returning to music after starring in the movies "Hidden Figures" and "Moonlight."


A critic's quips and comments from unofficial Prince Week in Minneapolis

A critic's quips and comments from unofficial Prince Week in Minneapolis

The Purple One's disciples tore it up live and entertained and informed during panel discussions.


Bill Murray shows his range at the Orpheum: More sophisticated than silly

Bill Murray shows his range at the Orpheum: More sophisticated than silly

The beloved comedian challenged audience with readings from literary giants and songs from musicals.


Minnesota Orchestra to perform Bernstein, Gershwin at BBC Proms

Minnesota Orchestra to perform Bernstein, Gershwin at BBC Proms

The London appearance comes just before the orchestra's five-city South Africa tour.


Despite high-profile arrest, comedian T.J. Miller performs at Mall of America

Despite high-profile arrest, comedian T.J. Miller performs at Mall of America

The former "Silicon Valley" star insisted that the show must go on.


New Prince record released today: His version of 'Nothing Compares 2 U'

New Prince record released today: His version of 'Nothing Compares 2 U'

It is a produced version of the original demo he recorded to teach the song to the Family, who released it five years before Sinead O'Connor covered it.


Bill Murray returns to the Twin Cities — as we've never seen him before

Bill Murray returns to the Twin Cities — as we've never seen him before

The comedian's Friday night show has him backed by a cellist and other classical performers.


'Daily Show' veteran makes his own mark in Minneapolis

'Daily Show' veteran makes his own mark in Minneapolis

Alingon Mitra is at Acme Comedy Co. through the weekend.


Prince's former musician Donna Grantis plays guitar hero at the Dakota

Prince's former musician Donna Grantis plays guitar hero at the Dakota

It was the second performance for the Minneapolis guitarist's new jazz-rock fusion instrumental group.


Prince had his hair done before bed, and other 'alumni' stories at U symposium

Prince had his hair done before bed, and other 'alumni' stories at U symposium

Wednesday's panel by the PRN Alumni also revealed he once wrote a movie for New Kids on the Block.