Rohan Preston

Reporter | Theater
Phone: 612-673-4390
Rohan Preston has interviewed Arthur Miller, August Wilson, Edward Albee, Tony Kushner, Bill Cosby and other luminaries who have made him giddy as a kid on candy. He thanks his high-school English teacher for telling him that if he wanted to get into concerts and Broadway shows for free, he should either usher or become a critic.

Recent content from Rohan Preston

Traci Allen takes on Cinderella for Children's Theatre

Traci Allen, who stars in “Cinderella” at CTC, doesn’t allow her doubt to overtake her drive.

Updated: November 14, 2013, - 05:04 PM

Obituary: John B. Davidson, theater co-founder and playwright

John Burton Davidson, a co-founder of Children’s Theatre Company who later became known as a playwright, died Nov. 5, in...

Updated: November 13, 2013, - 08:09 PM

Dave Chappelle opens a five-night stand in Minneapolis

Though his performance sagged in the material, the comedian proved himself a master of timing -- and truth-telling -- at First Avenue Monday night.

Updated: November 12, 2013, - 11:23 AM

'Skiing on Broken Glass' at the Guthrie

REVIEW: A middle-aged writer shelters a homeless male prostitute in a play by David Goldstein.

Updated: November 07, 2013, - 09:58 AM

Theater spotlight: 'Skiing on Broken Glass' at the Guthrie

A version of David Goldstein’s “Skiing on Broken Glass” opened to kudos in the 2010 Fringe Festival, but the drama has been rewritten so extensively that this production qualifies as a premiere.

Updated: October 25, 2013, - 02:41 PM

Billy Crystal makes a pre-Broadway stop in Minneapolis

Billy Crystal does a six-show stand in Minneapolis on his way back to Broadway

Updated: October 19, 2013, - 04:47 PM

Children's Theatre charts financial recovery

Hit by large budget deficits a few years ago, the Minneapolis theater has worked to balance budgets and pay down debt.

Updated: October 17, 2013, - 09:10 PM

See drama in its early stages

New plays by Christina Ham, Mat Smart and Trista Baldwin get workshop productions during PlayLabs.

Updated: October 17, 2013, - 03:49 PM

Penumbra Theatre gets its budget back on track with $130,779 surplus

The St. Paul theater company reports a budget surplus after nearly collapsing financially a year ago.

Updated: October 14, 2013, - 08:07 PM

Theater historian looks at Penumbra by the book

A Minnesota native, theater historian Macelle Mahala, has written the first history of Penumbra Theatre.

Updated: October 12, 2013, - 07:10 PM

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