Variety
May 15
Matthew “Nadeshot” Haag, chief executive of the gaming organization 100 Thieves, at the team’s offices in Culver City, Calif., April 18, 2019. P

Pro gamers get fashionable with upscale hoodies and athletic brand sponsorships

Professional gamers are more visible than ever, and the athletic apparel industry has taken notice.
Variety
May 15
Spring Chicken Noodle Soup is good for the soul.

Nothing comforts like homemade chicken soup

Add some spring vegetables to chicken broth and you're all set for a simple meal.
Eat & Drink
May 15
Amy Waller and Erin Rolek steward a stellar inventory of wines, offering patrons the option of half a bottle. This “opens up a world of pairings tha

Which wine to choose? Ask these two women from the Bachelor Farmer

Amy Waller and Erin Rolek have advice for spring wines (and more).
Eat & Drink
May 15
Pizza at Pig Ate My Pizza.

Pig Ate My Pizza reopens in Robbinsdale with new in-house brewery

The Travail team's pizza spot is much bigger and also offers a long, luxurious pork-centric tasting menu.
TV & Media
May 15
Amy Poehler stars in “Wine Country.”

TV picks for May 16: 'The Big Bang Theory,' 'Wine Country,' 'The Lion's Share'

The long goodbye After a dozen seasons, “The Big Bang Theory” says goodbye — and it won’t be with a whimper. In addition to a…
Variety
May 15
Santino Fontana, center, as Dorothy Michaels in the musical "Tootsie" at the Marquis Theater in New York.

Minneapolis-trained actor becomes the toast of Broadway as 'Tootsie'

Santino Fontana, a graduate of the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater BFA program, is the Tony-nominated star of a musical adapted from the Dustin Hoffman film.
Eat & Drink
May 15
At St. Paul's Keg and Case Market, Gazta is out and O'Cheeze is in

At St. Paul's Keg and Case Market, Gazta is out and O'Cheeze is in

Owners Haley and Tony Fritz are replacing custom cheese plates with grilled cheese sandwiches.
Variety
May 15
Use phyllo dough to make a portable snack or a simple meal.

Phyllo-wrapped stuffings offer springtime treat

Whether a portable snack or a simple dish, a phyllo package makes mealtime a pleasure.
Stage & Arts
May 15
A vow of silence doesn’t work out so well for participants at a yoga retreat in “Small Mouth Sounds” at Jungle Theater.

Minneapolis director channels yoga training: 'There are so many shared breaths in this play!'

A trained yoga instructor, Lauren Keating finds parallels between the boards and the mat for "Small Mouth Sounds."
Variety
May 15
Illusion Theater announces triple bill by playwriting heavy hitters

Illusion Theater announces triple bill by playwriting heavy hitters

Jeffrey Hatcher, Beth Gilleland and Carlyle Brown will all debut new plays this summer as part of Illusion Theater's Fresh Ink series.
TV & Media
May 15
“The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part.”

Nielsen ratings: Big week for CBS; 'Lego Movie 2' top movie rental

Here are the top 20 broadcast TV shows for the week of May 6-12 (Monday to Sunday), based on the number of viewers, according to…
Variety
May 15

Amy: Beneficiary wants to avoid 'Lifetime' role

Dear Amy: A man who I was involved with many years ago (we have remained friends) announced to me that he is making me beneficiary…
Music
May 15
Joe and Shalee Palmquist of St. Paul had some fun under the Lee's Liquor Lounge on the the last of the club opening Tuesday May 14, 2019 in Minneapoli

In limbo from light-rail work, Lee's Liquor Lounge goes out with a twang

The downtown Minneapolis saloon is closing indefinitely pending light rail work
TV & Media
May 15
Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki star in “The Big Bang Theory.”

Why was 'Big Bang Theory' such a hit? Cast members reflect on its legendary run

As the final episode airs, cast members float theories on what made their sitcom an audience favorite.
Books
May 14
Amélie Wen Zhao canceled the publication of her young adult novel, “Blood Heir,” after criticism over the book’s depictions of slavery, but, af

Debut novel ignites online controversy: 'Outrage travels quickly'

Yanked over protests, human trafficking story is being published after all.
Variety
May 14
Envisioning what you will look like once you’re “bathing suit ready” or when you make an entrance at your high school reunion isn’t the motiva

Why shaping up for 'swimsuit season' can backfire as a fitness plan

If you want to form habits that last, your motivation to eat better and get in shape needs to be based on something you deeply value.
Variety
May 14
Dessa, Tony! Toni! Tone!, Queen tribute coming to State Fair free stages

Dessa, Tony! Toni! Tone!, Queen tribute coming to State Fair free stages

Country vets Lonestar, Go-Go's singer Belinda Carlisle and 1960s heartthrob Peter Noone & Herman's Hermits round out the Bandshell Tonight lineup.
TV & Media
May 14
“The Employables” follows struggling job seekers with conditions such as autism or Tourette syndrome as they search for employment.

TV picks for May 15: 'Good Morning America,' 'MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown,' 'The Employables'

Summer lovin’ “Good Morning America” remains committed to its viewers waking up with some snap, crackle and pop. The show’s summer concert series kicks off…
Variety
May 14
Chef Josh Hedquist of Guilia makes fresh, mozzarella cheese. Minneapolis, Minn. Thursday, April 25, 2019 ] Matt Gillmer, matt.gillmer@startribune.com

Outta Control: Giulia's mozzarella gets a super stretch right at your table

Scratch-made mozzarella cheese, stretched in front of diners' eyes, is a modern update to the steakhouse Caesar salad and New Orleans bananas Foster carts of another time.
Home & Garden
May 14
A pair of house wrens investigated a nest box sized for bluebirds.

How to pick a birdhouse to draw the birds you want

A birdhouse's front door decides what kind of birds move in.
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