The Minnesota Orchestra

The Minnesota Orchestra
The Minnesota Orchestra is back to the Orchestra Hall stage with a revised concert season designed for television, radio and streaming audiences.  Audiences will be able to watch Minnesota Orchestra live on Twin Cities PBS (TPT) starting at 8pm. Performances will also be available as live radio broadcasts on Classical Minnesota Public Radio...

11/16 Host Chat

11/16 Host Chat
Musician Phil Thompson joins us to give us a taste of A Minnesota Holiday Volume 12 that is on sale now at Kowalski’s Markets.  Proceeds benefit Second Harvest Heartland. Plus, Twin Cities Live and Explore Minnesota want to encourage you to continue to support small businesses and restaurants throughout the state.   Offering Curbside...

Caitlyn Smith

Caitlyn Smith
Caitlyn Smith is a singer songwriter from Cannon Falls, Minnesota.  We first met her back in May of 2014 and now six years later she continues to see massive success in the country music industry.  Her album, Supernova, was released on March 13th right when the pandemic hit and was pulled off of her tour with Little Big Town.  Supernova...

Opera in the Outfield

Opera in the Outfield
You have probably heard of “Angels in the Outfield” but have you ever heard of Opera in the Outfield?  Photographer Drew Schingen heads to CHS Field in Lowertown for this one-of-a-kind socially distanced event.  Opera in the Outfield features an innovative digital creation on the field’s giant video board.  The event includes music...

American Idol Finale

American Idol Finale
TCL Executive Producer Christian Unser has been recapping this season of American Idol.  He’s back with the news of who was crowned the new American Idol.  Plus, he takes a look back on his prediction from the beginning.

American Idol’s Top 7

American Idol’s Top 7
American Idol went from 10 contestants down to their Top 7.  Executive producer and musical theater actor, Christian Unser gets us caught up. Watch the finale of American Idol this Sunday, May 17th at 7 PM on 5 Eyewitness News.

American Idol: Grace Leer

American Idol: Grace Leer
Performing Faith Hill’s “Cry” during American Idol’s first At Home Edition landed contestant Grace Leer into the Top 10.  We’ve been watching Grace’s progress because she is the niece of Stephanie Hansen from myTalk 107.1’s Weekly Dish.  Grace joins us from California to give us an update on her journey. Watch American Idol...

American Idol Recap

American Idol Recap
Normally, at this point in the competition you would have seen the Top 20 contestants performing live in front of the judges and a huge audience.  Last night was a bit different.  We still got to see the contestants perform but it was in a whole new way.  Twin Cities Live Executive Producer, Christian Unser explains how they are able to keep...