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Brave New Workshop's Holiday Comedy Show

at Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Mon, December 18
Tue, December 19
Wed, December 20
+ 9 more dates
Mon, December 18
Tue, December 19
Wed, December 20
Fri, December 29
Thu, January 04
Sat, January 06
Thu, January 11
Sat, January 13
Thu, January 18
Sat, January 20
Thu, January 25
Sat, January 27
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FULL PRICE: $33 - $38
OFFER PRICE: $16.50 - $19

Looking for an antidote to all that holiday madness -- the relentless jingles, the relatives, the vicious fights for the very last Turbo-Man action figure? Now you can get away from it all, by booking... [more+]

Looking for an antidote to all that holiday madness -- the relentless jingles, the relatives, the vicious fights for the very last Turbo-Man action figure? Now you can get away from it all, by booking a trip on "The Polarizing Express: Dysfunction Junction", with your conductor: Brave New Workshop. You'll ride the rails of comedy, stopping off in Belly Laugh Junction and -- O.K., enough of that metaphor. All you need to know is: for over 50 years, Brave New Workshop has been cracking up the Twin Cities and producing comedy stars (Louie Anderson, Penn Jillette and Al Franken, to name a few). So if you're looking to laugh off the craziness this holiday season, they can deliver. [less-]

Tales of Showbiz Disasters in Zany Hit Comedy "Triple Espresso"

at Ames Center - Black Box Theatre, Burnsville
OFFER DATES:
Tue, December 19
Wed, December 20
Wed, December 20
+ 3 more dates
Tue, December 19
Wed, December 20
Wed, December 20
Thu, December 21
Wed, December 27
Thu, December 28
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FULL PRICE: $41 - $48
OFFER PRICE: $18.20 - $25.50

You ain't seen showbiz till you until you've seen "Triple Espresso", an extra caffeinated comedy. A hit across America and Europe, the madcap play is the story of a singer-pianist, a magician and a co... [more+]

You ain't seen showbiz till you until you've seen "Triple Espresso", an extra caffeinated comedy. A hit across America and Europe, the madcap play is the story of a singer-pianist, a magician and a comic, who recall a lifetime of show-business disasters -- from dust storms in Nebraska and dancing in Zaire to an incident involving a gorilla and four glorious minutes of failure on national television -- in hilarious fashion. The high-energy, vaudeville-inspired comedy for all ages provides of a jolt of caffeinated fun at the Black Box Theatre in the Minneapolis area. [less-]

Modern Takes on Classic Carols by Billy McLaughlin & Phil Thompson

at Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center, Bloomington
OFFER DATES:
Tue, December 19
Tue, December 19
FULL PRICE: $42.50
OFFER PRICE: $21.25

Renowned guitarist Billy McLaughlin, along with musical ensemble SimpleGifts, and internationally acclaimed Kawai-endorsed pianist & vocalist Phil Thompson are sharing the stage together for the first... [more+]

Renowned guitarist Billy McLaughlin, along with musical ensemble SimpleGifts, and internationally acclaimed Kawai-endorsed pianist & vocalist Phil Thompson are sharing the stage together for the first time to present an incredible holiday concert at the beautifully restored Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center in Bloomington. While these two musicians have been seen individually on dozens of special PBS concert events as they tour the globe in over 20 countries, they're proud to call Minnesota their home. Opening the concert is Phil Thompson, whose charismatic personality and romantic musical stylings create an unforgettable performance as he re-imagines holiday favorites with original acoustic arrangements. Thompson's piano-based melodies and warm vocals harken to simpler times. Billy McLaughlin and SimpleGifts put community celebration ahead of commercialization, pulling the audience into the sublime side of traditional repertoire. Expect modern arrangements with an "old world" feel that highlights McLaughlin's signature acoustic guitar, along with angelic three-part harmony vocals, bagpipes, Celtic whistles, violin, piano and atmospheric percussion. [less-]

"A Stocking Full of Awesome VII"

at Brave New Workshop ETC Theatre, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Wed, December 20
Thu, December 21
Fri, December 22
+ 9 more dates
Wed, December 20
Thu, December 21
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
Sat, December 23
Fri, December 29
Sat, December 30
Sat, December 30
Sun, December 31
Fri, January 05
Sat, January 06
Sat, January 06
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FULL PRICE: $32
OFFER PRICE: $12 - $16

Holiday gatherings are known for the exchange of cutting jabs, but in The Danger Committee's annual Christmas show, the group makes the metaphorical knife throwing literal! "A Stocking Full of Awesome... [more+]

Holiday gatherings are known for the exchange of cutting jabs, but in The Danger Committee's annual Christmas show, the group makes the metaphorical knife throwing literal! "A Stocking Full of Awesome VII: The Wreath of Khan" mixes up sharp objects, juggling and comedy for the perfect remedy for your holiday stress. Now you can experience live all the talent that's made The Danger Committee a nationwide favorite and a guest on NBC, E! and the Travel Channel. Don't miss Reynaldo, Bald Guy and Other One as they return to Brave New Workshop ETC Theatre in Minneapolis. [less-]

"Christmas With Cantus": Holiday Stories With Music

at Colonial Church of Edina, Edina
OFFER DATES:
Wed, December 20
FULL PRICE: $32
OFFER PRICE: $16

Storytelling has always been a wondrous and meaningful part of the holiday season. In "Christmas with Cantus", beloved stories are reimagined through familiar carols and new holiday hits. Featuring na... [more+]

Storytelling has always been a wondrous and meaningful part of the holiday season. In "Christmas with Cantus", beloved stories are reimagined through familiar carols and new holiday hits. Featuring narrated passages from such classic holiday tales as "A Christmas Carol, Gift of the Magi", and "'Twas the Night Before Christmas, Christmas with Cantus" reminds us of the meaning and joy of the season with fresh perspective and just the right amount of nostalgia. Enjoy this performance from an outstanding eight-member vocal ensemble at the Colonial Church of Edina. [less-]

"A Comedy Roast of Mister Scrooge": An Old Miser Has the Dickens Dissed Out of Him

at The Cabaret @ Camp, St. Paul
OFFER DATES:
Thu, December 21
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
FULL PRICE: $19.50 - $24.50
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $16.50

Miserly old Ebenezer Scrooge is about to get his chestnuts roasted on an open fire! "A Comedy Roast of Mister Scrooge" gives the beloved characters of Charles Dickens' timeless holiday novella "A Chri... [more+]

Miserly old Ebenezer Scrooge is about to get his chestnuts roasted on an open fire! "A Comedy Roast of Mister Scrooge" gives the beloved characters of Charles Dickens' timeless holiday novella "A Christmas Carol" the chance to finally air their many grievances with the miser who made their lives so miserable. Revel in every "Bah!" hurled at the old humbug as hilarious insults abound in this decidedly adults-only show at The Cabaret at Camp Bar in St. Paul, filled with language so strong, it just might make you see ghosts. [less-]

Townsfolk Rush to Write a New Christmas Pageant

at The Cabaret @ Camp, St. Paul
OFFER DATES:
Thu, December 21
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
FULL PRICE: $27
OFFER PRICE: $13

When you live in a town called Christmas Lake, there's naturally a lot of pressure to put on a stellar Christmas pageant every year. With that in mind, the local theater company is one day away from p... [more+]

When you live in a town called Christmas Lake, there's naturally a lot of pressure to put on a stellar Christmas pageant every year. With that in mind, the local theater company is one day away from putting on their beloved annual production of "It's a Wonderful Life" when they get some shocking news: They've lost their rights to perform the play! For Collin, the theater director, this is the last straw -- the theater is on the brink of bankruptcy and his marriage to his wife Tess isn't faring much better, either. Now, he's got just 24 hours to round up enough actors to learn an entirely new Christmas show before the curtain goes up. Full of laughter, plot twists and holiday cheer, "Miracle On Christmas Lake" at The Cabaret at Camp in St. Paul is a heartwarming story about coming together in the spirit of Christmas. [less-]

New Spin on the Classic Christmas Ballet

at The Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Thu, December 21
Sat, December 23
Wed, December 27
+ 2 more dates
Thu, December 21
Sat, December 23
Wed, December 27
Fri, December 29
Sat, December 30
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FULL PRICE: $35 - $40
OFFER PRICE: $17.50 - $20

Experience a Twin Cities holiday tradition as Myron Johnson's "Nutcracker (not so) Suite" returns in a production with James Sewell Ballet. Johnson's inventive remix of this Christmas classic goes bac... [more+]

Experience a Twin Cities holiday tradition as Myron Johnson's "Nutcracker (not so) Suite" returns in a production with James Sewell Ballet. Johnson's inventive remix of this Christmas classic goes back to E.T.A. Hoffman's original tale for a grittier coming-of-age story while injecting it with fresh music and choreography and a setting that changes every year. The new production is chock-full of colorful characters, including a life-size Barbie doll. A lively score of Christmas carols colliding with hip-hop and R&B brings the whole thing to life at The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts. [less-]

Laugh It Up With National & Local Stand-Ups

at Joke Joint, St. Paul
OFFER DATES:
Thu, December 21
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
+ 35 more dates
Thu, December 21
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
Thu, December 28
Fri, December 29
Fri, December 29
Sat, December 30
Sun, December 31
Thu, January 04
Fri, January 05
Fri, January 05
Sat, January 06
Sat, January 06
Thu, January 11
Fri, January 12
Fri, January 12
Sat, January 13
Sat, January 13
Thu, January 18
Fri, January 19
Fri, January 19
Sat, January 20
Sat, January 20
Thu, January 25
Fri, January 26
Fri, January 26
Sat, January 27
Sat, January 27
Thu, February 01
Fri, February 02
Fri, February 02
Sat, February 03
Sat, February 03
Thu, February 08
Fri, February 09
Fri, February 09
Sat, February 10
Sat, February 10
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FULL PRICE: $14 - $29
OFFER PRICE: $7 - $14.50

Laughter and charm are in full effect at the Joke Joint, where chandeliers and an ornate balcony create elegant old-time atmosphere. The comedians, however, are as up-to-the-minute as they come, a hea... [more+]

Laughter and charm are in full effect at the Joke Joint, where chandeliers and an ornate balcony create elegant old-time atmosphere. The comedians, however, are as up-to-the-minute as they come, a heady stew of nationally touring headliners and local stand-up stalwarts. A full bar is stocked with martinis, margaritas and other concoctions, with a beer list that ranges from domestics to hopped-up microbrews. And the menu of chicken tenders, fried ravioli and other pub-grub fare will ensure that the relentless belly laughs do not exhaust you. Pop on into the Joke Joint in Saint Paul, and feel your spirits lift. [less-]

Song, Dance, Aerial Arts, Live Music & More

at The Lab Theater, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Thu, December 21
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
FULL PRICE: $35
OFFER PRICE: $17.50

Discover a new way to celebrate the holidays with this dazzling extravaganza with plenty of heart. Filled with song, dance, aerial arts, live music, a DJ and more, "Light the World" is a "cabarave" th... [more+]

Discover a new way to celebrate the holidays with this dazzling extravaganza with plenty of heart. Filled with song, dance, aerial arts, live music, a DJ and more, "Light the World" is a "cabarave" that aims to illuminate the darkness of the world, one show at a time. Enjoy this holiday production at The Lab Theater in Minneapolis. [less-]

Finding True Love in Musical Fairy Tale

at Sidekick Theatre at the Ives Auditorium, Bloomington
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
Wed, December 27
+ 3 more dates
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
Wed, December 27
Wed, December 27
Thu, December 28
Thu, December 28
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FULL PRICE: $18
OFFER PRICE: $9

Prince Victor is so vain that he believes he'll never find a worthy bride as smart and good-looking as himself. That is, until he meets a poor, kindhearted maiden named Madeline. But to win her heart ... [more+]

Prince Victor is so vain that he believes he'll never find a worthy bride as smart and good-looking as himself. That is, until he meets a poor, kindhearted maiden named Madeline. But to win her heart the prince must first prove himself worthy of her. This magical and funny musical fairy tale is a perfect story for the holiday season and is great fun for all ages. Come see Sidekick Theatre's "The Prince Meets His Match" at the Ives Auditorium. [less-]

Holiday Fave "Loyce Houlton's Nutcracker Fantasy"

at State Theatre, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 22
Sat, December 23
Sat, December 23
FULL PRICE: $45 - $75
OFFER PRICE: $18 - $37.50

An outlandish holiday favorite, "Loyce Houlton's Nutcracker Fantasy" remains one of Minnesota's most treasured traditions of the season. The story begins at a Christmas party in 19th-century Nuremberg... [more+]

An outlandish holiday favorite, "Loyce Houlton's Nutcracker Fantasy" remains one of Minnesota's most treasured traditions of the season. The story begins at a Christmas party in 19th-century Nuremberg, and unfolds through the eyes of Marie as her wizardly godfather, Drosselmayer, weaves a magical fantasy. His tale takes her on an extraordinary adventure to the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of the Sugar Plum Fairy. Experience the beautiful choreography of Loyce Houlton danced by Minnesota Dance Theatre company members, guests artists and children of the School, with the brilliant music of Tchaikovsky played by the 44-piece Nutcracker Orchestra and led by Philip Brunelle. [less-]

Minnesota Vikings Football

at U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Sun, December 31
FULL PRICE: $142.21 - $251.68
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

Catch all the hard-hitting action at one of the most stunning venues in professional sports as the Minnesota Vikings take the field at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Vikings are in a battle for NFC North supr... [more+]

Catch all the hard-hitting action at one of the most stunning venues in professional sports as the Minnesota Vikings take the field at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Vikings are in a battle for NFC North supremacy and you can watch them take on some of the best players in the league with great seats. Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen are two of the league's top wide receivers, and the Vikings boast an aggressive defense led by versatile safety Harrison Smith. Put on your purple, grab a horn, and get ready to cheer your Vikings on to victory. [less-]

Felonies in British Drama "The Voysey Inheritance"

at JSB TEK BOX at The Cowles Center for Dance and The Performing Arts, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 04
Fri, January 05
Sat, January 06
+ 6 more dates
Thu, January 04
Fri, January 05
Sat, January 06
Sun, January 07
Wed, January 10
Thu, January 11
Fri, January 12
Sat, January 13
Sun, January 14
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $5 - $7.50

If you liked "Downton Abbey", you'll love this streamlined adaptation of the dark 1905 British drama, "The Voysey Inheritance". This portrait of greed centers on a family of financial planners who hav... [more+]

If you liked "Downton Abbey", you'll love this streamlined adaptation of the dark 1905 British drama, "The Voysey Inheritance". This portrait of greed centers on a family of financial planners who have been using a Ponzi scheme to defraud their clients and lead an extravagant lifestyle for two generations. Will it all come crashing down? And if so, on whose head? Get all the juicy details in Minneapolis at JSB TEK BOX at The Cowles Center for Dance and The Performing Arts. [less-]

"Hedwig and the Angry Inch": The Hit Rock Musical

at The Cabaret @ Camp, St. Paul
OFFER DATES:
Fri, January 05
Sat, January 06
Fri, January 12
+ 3 more dates
Fri, January 05
Sat, January 06
Fri, January 12
Sat, January 13
Fri, January 19
Sat, January 20
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FULL PRICE: $29 - $39
OFFER PRICE: $19 - $29

Brilliantly innovative, heartbreaking and wickedly funny, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" is the landmark American punk rock musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask that is "groundbreaking and ... [more+]

Brilliantly innovative, heartbreaking and wickedly funny, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" is the landmark American punk rock musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask that is "groundbreaking and undoubtedly ahead of its time" ("Entertainment Weekly"). This genre-bending musical sensation, with a pulsing score and electrifying performances, tells the story of "internationally ignored song stylist" Hedwig Robinson through equal parts rock concert and journey of self discovery. The winner of four 2014 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" played to record sell-out crowds on Broadway and promises to take St. Paul by storm when it comes to the intimate Cabaret at Camp Bar. [less-]

Hard-Hitting Roller Derby: North Star Roller Girls

at Lee and Rose Warner Coliseum at the Minnesota State Fair Grounds, Falcon Heights
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 06
FULL PRICE: $13
OFFER PRICE: $6.50

Cheer on your favorite team when the North Star Roller Girls hit the track in fast-paced bouts. Powered by their impressive athleticism and spirited attitudes, these skaters serve up hard-hitting, exc... [more+]

Cheer on your favorite team when the North Star Roller Girls hit the track in fast-paced bouts. Powered by their impressive athleticism and spirited attitudes, these skaters serve up hard-hitting, exciting roller derby. Featuring concessions, beer, cider, photo booth fun, face painting, balloon animals and the mascot Gnarly the Narwhal, the whole family can get in on the action at Lee and Rose Warner Coliseum at the Minnesota State Fair Grounds in the Minneapolis area. [less-]

Charming Folk Singer Songwriter Christine Lavin

at The Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 10
FULL PRICE: $22
OFFER PRICE: $17.60

Folk singer songwriter Christine Lavin's lyrics are riddled with charm and humor, "The Password Song" and "Whipped Cream" being amongst the many. Her live show experiences are even more whimsical, wit... [more+]

Folk singer songwriter Christine Lavin's lyrics are riddled with charm and humor, "The Password Song" and "Whipped Cream" being amongst the many. Her live show experiences are even more whimsical, with backstage knitting circles and intermission tutorial activities like napkin folding keeping the crowds going. Lavin has released a whopping 23 albums since her debut in 1984; "Christine Lavin & Friends: Live At McCabe's" was produced by Jack Rollins' daughter Hillary Rollins, and "Spaghettification" made top five on the International Folk DJ Charts. Check out this bundle of wit and acoustics at The Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis. [less-]

La Dame Blanche in Concert

at The Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 11
FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $12

With her explosive mix of hip-hop, cumbia, dancehall and reggae, the Cuban singer, flautist and percussionist Yaite Ramos Rodriguez, aka La Dame Blanche, delivers a powerful and compelling sound which... [more+]

With her explosive mix of hip-hop, cumbia, dancehall and reggae, the Cuban singer, flautist and percussionist Yaite Ramos Rodriguez, aka La Dame Blanche, delivers a powerful and compelling sound which summons the spirits. She's been prominently featured on records from Sergent Garcia and El Hijo de la Cumbia, but has since struck out on her own solo path. Now you can catch her in concert at The Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis. [less-]

Silent Play "Forever Flight"

at The Southern Theater, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 11
Fri, January 12
Sat, January 13
+ 9 more dates
Thu, January 11
Fri, January 12
Sat, January 13
Sat, January 13
Sun, January 14
Sun, January 14
Thu, January 18
Fri, January 19
Sat, January 20
Sat, January 20
Sun, January 21
Sun, January 21
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

A boy. A paper plane. An unforgettable adventure. In this family-friendly show, a lonely boy needs a friend -- so he folds one out of a piece of paper. When his paper plane flies too far, it's up to h... [more+]

A boy. A paper plane. An unforgettable adventure. In this family-friendly show, a lonely boy needs a friend -- so he folds one out of a piece of paper. When his paper plane flies too far, it's up to him to journey across land, air, sea and even outer space to find it -- and grow up along the way. This family-friendly show is performed in breathtaking detail by one actor on stage without a single word. Inspired by Antoine de Saint-Exupery's world famous novel "Le Petit Prince", Windsor McCay's groundbreaking comic strip "Nemo in Slumberland", and any story of children going on fantastical adventures. Grab the family and see it now at The Southern Theater in Minneapolis. [less-]

Acclaimed Comedy "Superior Donuts"

at Lyric Arts Main Street Stage, Anoka
OFFER DATES:
Fri, January 12
Sat, January 13
Sun, January 14
+ 8 more dates
Fri, January 12
Sat, January 13
Sun, January 14
Thu, January 18
Fri, January 19
Sat, January 20
Sun, January 21
Thu, January 25
Fri, January 26
Sat, January 27
Sun, January 28
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FULL PRICE: $26
OFFER PRICE: $13

"Superior Donuts" takes places in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs a donut shop that's been in his family for 60 years. Franco Wicks -- a young African-Amer... [more+]

"Superior Donuts" takes places in the historic Uptown neighborhood of Chicago, where Arthur Przybyszewski runs a donut shop that's been in his family for 60 years. Franco Wicks -- a young African-American man, and Arthur's only employee -- wants to modernize the shop while Arthur is more content to spend the day reminiscing about his Polish immigrant father. Described by "Variety" as a "soulful play, full of humor and humanity," this provocative comedy by Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tracy Letts explores the challenges of embracing the past and the redemptive power of friendship. Take a bite out of "Superior Donuts" at Lyric Arts Main Street Stage in Anoka. [less-]


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