Fanboys will love 'Deadpool'; others might want to hide

Fanboys will love 'Deadpool'; others might want to hide 

REVIEW: This violent, motormouthed antihero almost backs up all his obnoxious talk. Almost.
Eaux Claires to make deux with Badu, Rateliff and, yep, Bon Iver
Music

Eaux Claires to make deux with Badu, Rateliff and, yep, Bon Iver

1:16pm
The second year of Justin Vernon's Eaux Claires Music & Art Festival looks to be as eclectic and unpredictable as the first. The two-day musical camp-out is scheduled again Aug. 12-13 along the Chippewa River in Eau Claire, Wis.
Welcome to the new Jungle: Sarah Rasmussen takes over Mpls. theater
Stage & Arts

Welcome to the new Jungle: Sarah Rasmussen takes over Mpls. theater

12:52pm
Sarah Rasmussen begins her tenure as artistic director with a reputation for decency and inclusiveness – and an all-female "The Two Gentlemen of Verona."
A royal homecoming for King, buzzing R&B trio with Minneapolis roots
Music

A royal homecoming for King, buzzing R&B trio with Minneapolis roots

12:58pm
Minneapolis natives Paris and Amber Strother return to town riding a wave of attention for their synth-laden R&B trio.
It's Stagezilla! Is this the Twin Cities' busiest theater weekend ever?
Stage & Arts

It's Stagezilla! Is this the Twin Cities' busiest theater weekend ever?

12:53pm
Here on the drama desk we're referring to this weekend as "Stagezilla!" So if your best boo says they'd love to take you out but there's nothing going on, take the hint — it's time to browse eHarmony.com.
Movies

'How to Be Single' is a smart take on the dating game 

12:15pm
REVIEW: "How to Be Single" also shows how to write a good rom-com.
Movies

In 'Zoolander 2,' Ben Stiller and company commit a fashion faux pas 

12:13pm
REVIEW: With its recycled jokes, "Zoolander 2" stumbles down the runway.
Event Calendar
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  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    Wayzata Symphony Orchestra: Patrick Harison, accordion and bandoneon, performs with the orchestra for the “Twist of Tango” concert.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
Movies
special feature
"Duets" celebrates unique relationships between pairs of Twin Citians.
special project
Amid fall's flamboyant colors, subtle scenes hold their own stunning beauty.