Kristin Tillotson

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-7046
A Strib journalist for nearly 20 years, Kristin Tillotson now writes mostly for features on a broad range of topics, and sometimes for news.

Recent content from Kristin Tillotson

Tea expert blends passion with Austen

Plymouth tea expert Julia Matson loves "Pride and Prejudice" author Jane Austen as much as she does tea, so she blended her passions.

Updated: November 26, 2012, - 08:59 AM

'Red Dawn': Jocks vs. Commies is a miss

REVIEW: The remake of "Red Dawn," with teens fighting off North Koreans, declares war on reality and emotion.

Updated: November 20, 2012, - 04:43 PM

'Theater spotlight: 'Wits'

Plus: TU Dance

Updated: November 16, 2012, - 02:25 PM

A peek inside the lives of classical musicians

Their office may be a stage, their work clothes black tie and their tools of the trade priceless instruments. But the day-to-day lives of orchestra musicians are more work than glamour.

Updated: November 10, 2012, - 03:58 PM

Shared music cues up memory

Songs made "the lights go on" for Alzheimer's patients serenaded by the Minnesota Chorale, which stages a free show Sunday.

Updated: November 09, 2012, - 02:01 PM

Crowdfunding gears up for a fresh kick start

Crowdfunding -- a way of gathering an online community of financial supporters to rally around a specific project -- has captured the public imagination. Now, federal regulators are getting ready to allow crowdfunding donors to receive an ownership stake in return for their money.

Updated: November 06, 2012, - 05:21 AM

"Brooklyn Castle": Success through chess

Review: Young chess competitors wrack brains, warm hearts.

Updated: November 01, 2012, - 02:31 PM

Brooklyn Castle

The old " 'hood made good" story line works again in the film.

Updated: October 31, 2012, - 09:52 PM

Guided by Gaudi

The architecture of native son Gaudi reflects the spirit of Barcelona: distinctive, extravagant and playfully unpredictable.

Updated: October 27, 2012, - 03:22 PM

Dance company not afraid to go there

Body Cartography, with a premiere at the Walker this weekend, boldly explores both inner and outer landscapes.

Updated: October 22, 2012, - 04:03 PM

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