We love theatre and music and all the performing arts, but we recognize they take some pre-planning. We’ll keep a running list of current and upcoming performances on this page so you can peruse ahead and pick your favorites.
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NOVEMBER 2017 – Performing Arts Schedule
Continuing Sundays-11/26/17: An Honest Magic Show | Old Log Theatre, Excelsior
A family-friendly a mix of sleight of hand and audience participation. Learn how it’s done and how delightful it is to be fooled. Tickets: $15.00.
11/11/17-12/9/17: Feast of Fools | Interact at The Lab, Minneapolis
The fools reign for one day each year when court jesters, village clowns and other fools speak their minds. Age 8+. Tickets: $5.00-$22.00.
11/14/17-12/30/17: Snow White and the Seven Vikings | Old Log Theatre, Excelsior
A family-friendly adaptation of the classic fairy tale with a Norse twist. Age 2+ (lap passes $5). Tickets: $14.00-$16.00.
11/17/17-12/28/17: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Jr.| Stages Theatre Company, Hopkins
The junior production based on the Broadway musical, based on the animated movie, based on the classic fairy tale. Age 7+ Tickets: $5.00-$16.00.
11/18/17: The Enchanted Forest: An Irish Ballet | Pas de Deux Dance, Student Union Theater, 2017 Buford Avenue, St Paul.
DECEMBER 2017 – Performing Arts Schedule
12/2/17: Monster Jam | Monster Jam events are affordably priced for the whole family. You can also purchase a Pit Party pass. • Tickets $15+.
12/7/17-12/10/17: Have Yourself a Jazzy Little Christmas | Theatre Elision @ Various venues • Christmas standards with a “sing-a-long intermission” • All Ages • Tickets: $15/Adults; $5 Under 12. December 7th – Free will donation.
12/7/17-12/10/17: Marvel Universe Live | Xcel Energy Center • Action and excitement with Spiderman, all the Avengers, and the Guardians of the Galaxy. • Tickets: $17.50+.
12/9/17: Family Concert: Star of Wonder | VocalEssence @ Plymouth Congregational Church, Minneapolis • Clap, wiggle, and sing along to your favorite carols at our 45-minute holiday concert. • Tickets $8.00-$1200; Under 3 Free.
12/11/17-12/22/17: A Year With Frog & Toad | Old Gem Theater • The adventures of Frog and Toad, over the course of a year, from their spring’s awakening to winter’s Christmas celebration. • All Ages • Tickets: Adults $12; Students/Seniors $10.
12/15/17-12/17/17: Family Concert: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets | Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis • Full-length film complete with John Williams’ legendary score performed live by the Minnesota Orchestra • Tickets: $41.25-$90.00.
12/16/17-12/17/17: Metropolitan Ballet Nutcracker Ballet with Live Orchestra | Hopkins Auditorium, 2400 Lindberg Drive • Minnesota’s only Nutcracker with a full symphony • All Ages • Tickets $29.00-$59.00.
JANUARY 2018 – Performing Arts Schedule
FEBRUARY 2018 – Performing Arts Schedule
2/15/18-2/17/18: Family Concert: Westside Story | Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis • Full-length remastered film complete with Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying score performed live by the Minnesota Orchestra • Tickets: $12.00.
2/27/18-2/28/18: Romeo and Juliet performed by Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo | Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis • Northrop Family Series: Ballet performance of Shakespeare’s tragic love story • Tickets $32.00-$74.00. (Ask for the 50% Discount for Children).
2/28/18-3/4/18: Disney on Ice: FROZEN | Target Center, Minneapolis • All of our favorite friends–Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, Tinkerbell and a snowman • Tickets $11+. (Ask for the 50% Discount for Children).
MARCH 2018 – Performing Arts Schedule
APRIL 2018 – Performing Arts Schedule
MAY 2018 – Performing Arts Schedule
5/1/18: Disney Junior Dance Party | Orpheum, Minneapolis