Back by popular demand, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a fiery combination of Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet and modern hip hop choreography. The performance features dancers who have performed at venues all over the world, hip hop icon Kurtis Blow as guest emcee, an on-stage DJ and an electric violinist, all to bring the traditional Nutcracker story to life in an exciting new way. Don’t miss the dance party before the show and during intermission. Read more about Hip Hop Nutcracker
Arts & Performance
Let loose and relax with the sound of reggae. The International Reggae All-Stars strive to live up to Bob Marley’s example, and they also sing songs from the last few decades of reggae—including selections from Tony Rebel, Beres Hammond and Wayne Wonder. Most All-Stars members hail from Kingston, Jamaica, and others are from Ghana, Venezuela and Trinidad. Ages 16 and up. Read more about Don’t Worry, Be Happy
us October 7-16th for Conor McPherson’s Irish tale set in the intimate
Warner Studio. Transport your self to a rural bar in Ireland where the locals
swap spooky stories in an attempt to impress a young woman who has recently
moved from Dublin to the nearby "haunted house." Little to they know,
that she has her own scary tale to tell." Read more about South Bend Civic Theatre Presents Conor McPherson’s “The Weir” in the Warner Studio Oct. 7-16
This free admission, family-friendly festival features art, crafts and other ethically made cultural products created by Native artists from around the world. Enjoy demonstrations by artists, Indigenous cuisine, and live music from around the world. Chat with Indigenous artists about their crafts and cultures and bring home a beautiful memento of your local trip around the world. Read more about Cultural Survival Bazaar at Plymouth
Celebrate the nativity story through Gian Carlo Menotti’s one act opera, Amahl and the Night Visitors. Do not miss this internationally renowned work, with live professional eighteen-piece orchestra, that remains one of the most frequently performed modern operas. The opera is performed in English and performances will include a special appearance of the North Star Boys’ Choir. Read more about Amahl and the Night Visitors
The Plymouth Concert Band proudly presents “Latin Rhythms” on Sunday November 22, 2015. The concert starts at 4:00 pm at the Wayzata High School Auditorium, 4955 Peony Lane, Plymouth, MN 55446. Read more about Plymouth Concert Band -- "Latin Rhythms"
The show features over a hundred beautiful quilts made by guild members. Quilts of alltypes will be on display including: bed quilts, wall quilts, applique, paper piecing, art quilta and many mofe. Come and enjoy these beautiful quilts with your family and your friends.
Start your holiday shopping early by visiting our gift boutique. The boutique features quilting and non-quilt related items with many amazing hand-made items by guild members such as: place mats, table runners, wall hangings, purses bags and more. Read more about Minnesota Memories Quilt Show
August 8–9 More than 140 local
artists converge on Loring Park, a beautiful green space in west
Minneapolis, for this annual juried festival. Check out paintings,
photography, printmaking and handmade paper, woodwork, jewelry,
sculptures, fiber art, mixed media, glass art and more. In addition to
browsing artwork, stop by one of the food and beverage vendor spots for a
cool-down treat. Bring the fam: Strolling musicians and children’s
Read more about Loring Park Art Festival
You are invited to West Lutheran High School Players' production of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!
Willy Wonka is opening the doors of his world-famous chocolate factory to five lucky children and their parents--and you're invited! Join Charlie, Augustus, Veruca, Violet, and Mike on their delicious adventure through the amazing chocolate factory. Many surprises await you, including Willy Wonka's group of mischievous Oompa-Loompas who love to sing and dance at any moment! Come join the fun.