Ice Cube plays Soundset while prepping N.W.A. biopic (and 'Barbershop 3')

Ice Cube plays Soundset while prepping N.W.A. biopic (and 'Barbershop 3')

The hip-hop icon and movie star said of his performance at Sunday's festival at Canterbury Park, "School is in session."
'Tomorrowland' goes back to the future badly
Movies

'Tomorrowland' goes back to the future badly 

May 21
REVIEW: Storytelling disappears into a wormhole in the time-traveling Disney fantasy “Tomorrrowland.”
Black beauty: Minn. History Center shows vintage fashions of Ebony magazine
Stage & Arts

Black beauty: Minn. History Center shows vintage fashions of Ebony magazine

12:00am
Ebony’s style influence is celebrated in “Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair,” a show featuring 40 stunning garments by top-name international designers, at the Minnesota History Center.
Local Michael Jackson tribute dancers won't stop till they get enough
Stage & Arts

Local Michael Jackson tribute dancers won't stop till they get enough

May 21
The St. Paul duo behind a Michael Jackson tribute show won’t stop till they get enough.
Variety

Where to have fun in neighborhood near new Saints ballpark

May 20
What do a pig, a $60 million ballpark and Bill Murray have in common? They’ve all come to St. Paul's Lowertown as part of the Saints' new home, CHS Field. For those who haven’t been to Lowertown in a while, let us be your tour guide for an area that has a lot to love.
Music

Rolling Stones rock small LA club ahead of stadium tour

May 21
The Rolling Stones ripped through the intimate Fonda Theatre Wednesday with enough energy to fuel their entire 15-city North American tour.
Movies

Hollywood ageism: Maggie Gyllenhaal told 37 ‘too old’ for 55-year-old love interest

May 21
Maggie Gyllenhaal, an Oscar nominee getting Emmy buzz for her work on the Sundance miniseries “The Honourable Woman,” reveals that she was recently turned down for a role in a movie because she was too old to play the love interest for a 55-year-old man.
Event Calendar
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  • Music
    Minnesota Orchestra: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski conducts Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1 with pianist Garrick Ohlsson and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7.
    Arts and Entertainment
    International Pop: More than 125 works from 14 countries.
    Family Events
    Como-Harriet Streetcar Line: Board a trolley at the Linden Hills Station for a historic 15-minute ride.
  • Music
    Minnesota Orchestra: Stanislaw Skrowaczewski conducts Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1 with pianist Garrick Ohlsson and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7.
    Arts and Entertainment
    International Pop: More than 125 works from 14 countries.
    Family Events
    Como-Harriet Streetcar Line: Board a trolley at the Linden Hills Station for a historic 15-minute ride.
  • Music
    Soundset: The outdoor hip-hop festival with performances by J. Cole, Ice Cube, Big Sean, Ludacris, Vince Staples, Atmosphere and others.
    Arts and Entertainment
    International Pop: More than 125 works from 14 countries.
    Family Events
    Como-Harriet Streetcar Line: Board a trolley at the Linden Hills Station for a historic 15-minute ride.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    International Pop: More than 125 works from 14 countries.
    Family Events
    Como-Harriet Streetcar Line: Board a trolley at the Linden Hills Station for a historic 15-minute ride.
    On The Stage
    Peter Pan: The Musical: Ivey Award-winner Tyler Michaels plays Peter and Alanna Saunders plays Wendy in a production that requires the talents of 70 people to stage.
  • Arts and Entertainment
    International Pop: More than 125 works from 14 countries.
    Family Events
    Como-Harriet Streetcar Line: Board a trolley at the Linden Hills Station for a historic 15-minute ride.
    On The Stage
    Peter Pan: The Musical: Ivey Award-winner Tyler Michaels plays Peter and Alanna Saunders plays Wendy in a production that requires the talents of 70 people to stage.
Movies
special feature
“Duets” celebrates unique relationships between pairs of Twin Citians.
special series
What are the foods activities and rituals that make Minnesota what it is?
special project
Amid fall’s flamboyant colors, subtle scenes hold their own stunning beauty.