Tappin’ Tuesday: 42nd Street Coming to The Ordway

Tappin’ Tuesday: 42nd Street Coming to The Ordway
If you are looking for a feel good show, one that just screams “I was meant to be on stage!”, then you've got to get to The Ordway this summer. On July 23rd, 42nd Street will tap its way into Saint Paul and TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson got to peek behind the curtain so to speak. It's our Tappin’ Tuesday where Kelli got the chance to chat...

Pay Gap Comedy Tour

Pay Gap Comedy Tour
Comedians Shannan Paul, Carolyn Pool and Shanan Custer stopped by to talk about tonight's "Pay Gap Comedy Tour" at the Parkway Theater! For tickets, click here. And be sure to use the code TCL5 when you buy online to save $5 on your ticket!

Matilda the Musical at CTC

Matilda the Musical at CTC
Dreadful, awful, like sucking tyrants! These are just a few of the names Miss Agatha Trunchbull calls children. And if you’ve read Ronald Dahl’s “Matilda”, you can just picture the Head Mistress right now. There’s the book, then the movie, now the musical has come to live on stage at Children’s Theatre Company in Minneapolis. Twin...

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac
If you’ve ever seen Steve Martin and Daryl Hanna’s 1987 hit movie, “Roxanne”, then you know the story focuses on one very prominent thing. His grotesquely large nose! That movie is a modern day version of the hilarious play, “Cyrano de Bergerac.” It’s now on stage at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. Twin Cities Live reporter...

“The Hobbit” at Children’s Theatre Company

“The Hobbit” at Children’s Theatre Company
“The Hobbit” made it's been big screen debut back in 2012. It's an adventure story about what happened before “The Lord of the Rings”, featuring Bilbo the hobbit and the many dwarf friends he makes along the way. It's all based on a children's novel published in 1937. But now in its world premiere, the story is taking the stage at...

Cooking with “Mamma Mia!”

"Mamma Mia!" is entertaining audiences at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres through September 28th, 2019. The show features 22 songs from the musical group ABBA and is a toe-tapping delight for anyone who's looking for a fun night out! Two of the stars of the show, Jessica Fredrickson and Aleks Knezevich play a couple on stage and they're married...

“Owl Moon” at Stages Theatre Company

It's no secret Minnesotans are tired of winter. But there's truly something to be said about a dark clear night, the snow crunching under your boots and the moon in all its beauty. If that sounds like we're setting the scene for a storybook, you'd be right. It also sets the scene for a show at Stages Theatre Company in Hopkins. In celebration...

Children’s Theatre Company: Mr. Popper’s Penguins

A few weeks ago Elizabeth took Bernie to see Mr. Popper's Penguins, playing now at Children's Theatre Company in Minneapolis. She came back raving about it, so Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson wanted to check it out for herself. She asked to get up close to the penguins and what she came back with was, well, an accent! That's because she...

TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson Turns Into The Grinch!

What's green, loathes Christmas and best friend is a dog that you'd typically spot wearing reindeer antlers? If you're answer is The Grinch, typically you'd be right. But after seeing How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Children's Theatre Company this month, TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson got inspired. So she asked to become the mean green guy and CTC...