Years in the making, Minnesota movie 'Sweet Land' is now a musical

Years in the making, Minnesota movie 'Sweet Land' is now a musical

As first a story, then a film and now a show opening Saturday in St. Paul, this Minnesota yarn continues to capture the imagination.
Terri Traen on her ouster from KQRS: 'It feels like death'
TV & Media

Terri Traen on her ouster from KQRS: 'It feels like death'

April 27
Terri Traen knows that almost every on-air radio personality has been fired at some point. But that didn't make the end of her 31-year career at KQRS any easier, she says in an exclusive interview.
Want to hear classical up close? Twin Cities groups specialize in tiny concerts
Music

Want to hear classical up close? Twin Cities groups specialize in tiny concerts

April 27
The Baroque Room, Studio Z and Punk-Ass Classical play in living rooms, lofts and other intimate environments.
Minnesota queer and trans youth showcase artwork at Intermedia
Stage & Arts

Minnesota queer and trans youth showcase artwork at Intermedia

April 27
The sharp organizers of this weekend's "Up & Out: Coming Home" have created a beautiful space for queer and trans youth to share stories and artwork.
Usher, Sam Hunt added to State Fair grandstand lineup
Music

Usher, Sam Hunt added to State Fair grandstand lineup

April 27
Tickets for both acts go on sale May 5.
'Miracle' actor Michael Mantenuto dies of self-inflicted gunshot at 35
Movies

'Miracle' actor Michael Mantenuto dies of self-inflicted gunshot at 35

April 27
Michael Mantenuto, who starred in Disney's 2004 film "Miracle," has died. He was 35.
Drivers beware: 'Frisky' turtles at risk crossing Minnesota roads
Variety

Drivers beware: 'Frisky' turtles at risk crossing Minnesota roads

April 27
The Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota says drivers can help turtles cross roads safely and avoid painful cracks in their shells, or worse.
Movies

Finely nuanced comic-drama 'Norman' shifts into high Gere 

April 27
REVIEW: "Norman," starring Richard Gere, is an unquestionably wonderful film braided together from many tones and moods.
Movies

Romanian drama 'Graduation' studies some weighty issues 

April 27
REVIEW: While it is shot in near-documentary form amid authentically grim locales, the movie is an exquisitely plotted, jarringly presented moral puzzle.
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