The terms of the two-year deal provide that Vänskä will lead at least 10 weeks of concerts in each of the next two seasons. In addition, his annual salary, reported in the 2012 tax return at $1.176 million, will be cut by the same 15 percent the musicians took.
Updated: April 25, 2014, - 05:32 AM
REVIEW: Who knew the story of “Superman” was so fraught with pain, exploitation and unhappiness? That's the gist of “The History of Invulnerability" at Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company in St. Paul.
Updated: April 21, 2014, - 12:11 PM
Tyler Michaels has flown to the top of Twin Cities musical theater circles with an eagerness to do whatever it takes to succeed.
Updated: April 20, 2014, - 07:17 AM
Composer Aaron Jay Kernis, who quit the Minnesota Orchestra in protest last fall, brings a world premiere to St. Paul next weekend.
Updated: April 18, 2014, - 03:00 PM
REVIEW; The Jungle Theater production does what great theater should do: grab you, scare you, haunt you and demand that you pay attention.
Updated: April 13, 2014, - 04:55 PM
Saying it was no time to celebrate, the long-standing event’s co-chairs resigned.
Updated: April 11, 2014, - 11:48 PM
Announcing his final lineup Thursday, Joe Dowling says he wants to leave a statement about the theater he has led since 1995. He will direct three shows, including two signature works.
Updated: April 10, 2014, - 08:45 PM
Jeremiah Gamble, the songwriter/playwright behind Theater for the Thirsty, brings a new play to Yellow Tree in Osseo.
Updated: April 10, 2014, - 02:25 PM
REVIEW: Old Log’s production of this sentimental weeper could use more energy and dramatic spikes to show off some strong performances.
Updated: April 06, 2014, - 08:06 PM