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

Music spotlight: Jessye Norman at the Schubert Club

Few opera singers have the stature and longevity of legendary soprano Jessye Norman.

Updated: April 26, 2013, - 03:26 PM

'Mary Poppins' has a problem-free return to Minneapolis

REVIEW: The infectious Broadway musical includes a gravity-defying stunt this time. The production is still “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.”

Updated: April 24, 2013, - 10:27 AM

Cole Porter is the object of attention in Ordway's songbook series

REVIEW: Singers bring classic Cole Porter tunes to life as James Rocco narrates the composer’s biography.

Updated: April 22, 2013, - 12:26 PM

'Mary Poppins' returns to the Twin Cities

As the musical “Mary Poppins” swoops back into town, the notion of the British nanny as “practically perfect” persists.

Updated: April 19, 2013, - 02:18 PM

Guthrie announces an eclectic roster in 2013-14 season

Contemporary plays mix with Shakespeare and Chekhov in 51st season at the Guthrie Theater.

Updated: April 16, 2013, - 09:48 AM

Playwright Sharon Bridgforth's 'River See' is moving, mystical

REVIEW: Sharon Bridgforth’s new work, “River See,” harks back to the roots of performance.

Updated: April 15, 2013, - 03:50 PM

Theater spotlight: 'Broadway Songbook: Cole Porter' at the Ordway

The musical-theater genius Cole Porter composed great music and wrote witty, deft lyrics.

Updated: April 12, 2013, - 03:11 PM

Blizzard of theater openings this weekend

There is a spring blizzard of theater this weekend, with more than 10 productions opening Friday and Saturday — a smorgasbord of dramas, musicals and surreal plays that should whet most appetites.

Updated: April 12, 2013, - 10:48 AM

Actor Phil Kilbourne, 61, active in the Twin Cities and Boston, has died

The Twin Cities has lost one of its most enigmatic and engaging stage presences.Phil Kilbourne, 61, a highly regarded character...

Updated: April 09, 2013, - 11:18 PM

Sally Award winners include Eagan art park founder Anthony Caponi

Anthony Caponi, the sculptor and retired Macalester College art professor who founded Caponi Art Park in Eagan in 1987, is...

Updated: April 09, 2013, - 06:03 AM

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