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

Michael Koerner charts long career in charming music for theater

Michael Koerner uses music to tell stories that amuse and transport theater audiences. If he has a specialty, file it under whimsy, magic, comedy. His latest work, “Busytown The Musical,” opens Friday in Minneapolis.

Updated: September 18, 2014, - 03:29 PM

Remembered glories, in 'The New Electric Ballroom'

REVIEW: Wendy Knox of Frank Theatre stages another strangely engrossing play by Enda Walsh.

Updated: September 15, 2014, - 05:04 PM

'Marcus' gets a memorable staging at the Guthrie

REVIEW: In “Marcus,” the final play in Tarell McCraney’s landmark trilogy, a young man comes of age.

Updated: September 15, 2014, - 01:04 PM

'Marcus,' final play in Tarell McCraney's trilogy, opens at Guthrie

“Genius” writer’s Brother/Sister plays have unspooled at the Guthrie as a multiyear epic.

Updated: September 11, 2014, - 02:47 PM

Programming announced for Ordway Center's new concert hall

The 1,100-seat venue will host more than a dozen concerts in its opening month, including the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, indie singer-songwriter Haley Bonar and Broadway songstress Bernadette Peters.

Updated: September 09, 2014, - 08:10 AM

Revised 'A Brown Tale' is full of joy and mirth

REVIEW: James T. Alfred's retooled up-from-the-projects story, which opened Saturday at the Capri Theater in Minneapolis, is a big-hearted show that is full of joy and laughter.

Updated: September 08, 2014, - 11:59 PM

Actor/playwright remounts his up-from-poverty story 'A Brown Tale'

James T. Alfred spent the past year refining “A Brown Tale,” whose revamped version previews Thursday at the Capri Theater...

Updated: August 29, 2014, - 01:08 PM

Brave New Workshop to expand in downtown Minneapolis

Improv comedy troupe to purchase former Teener building on Hennepin Avenue for its school and offices.

Updated: August 18, 2014, - 11:01 PM

'Book of Mormon' director on the show that fulfills his Broadway dreams

Casey Nicholaw, the director of “The Book of Mormon,” talks about the show that is the fulfillment of his Broadway ambitions.

Updated: August 18, 2014, - 10:28 AM

Review: Sally Wingert's tough and tender 'Rose'

Sally Wingert is indelible in Martin Sherman’s one-person show about a Holocaust survivor.

Updated: August 14, 2014, - 03:21 PM

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