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Co-founder and co-artistic director Rick Shiomi from Full Circle Theater talks about the unique production CAUGHT, written by Christopher Chen. The award-winning play starts off as an art exhibit that gradually shifts to a play. Starts Friday, May 17 in the Dowling Studio at the Guthrie Theater.   https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190516105702-FullCircleTheaterdirectorRickShiomitalksCAUGHT.mp3 Originally aired Thursday, May 16, 2019...
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Founder of Ballet co.Laboratory Zoé Henrot talks about the company’s upcoming presentation of Remembering the Little Prince, featuring music of Camille Saint-Saëns. Performances are Friday, May 17 at 6:00 p.m., Saturday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 19 at 2 p.m. at SteppingStone Theatre in St. Paul. Friday’s performance will be narrated in...
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Shannon TL Kearns, artistic director, and director Emily England from Uprising Theatre Co. joined the Jazz88 Morning Show to talk about their presentation of The Gun Show, a middle-of-the-road, one-woman soliloquy about the impact guns have on our culture. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190503091957-TheGunShowUprisingTheatreCo.mp3 Originally aired Wednesday, May 1, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.
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Morel Feast, a fundraiser for the Firehouse Performing Arts Center is coming up Friday, May 10th. Guests will enjoy six fresh Morel Mushroom chef preparations, a feast of extras, and live music by Parisota Hot Club. A wild foraged food presentation and fresh morel mushrooms are being sourced through Forest To Fork.  Consortium Carissimi presents a concert...
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Children’s Theatre Company is running The Hobbit through April 14, 2019. Actors H. Adam Harris and Joy Dolo joined the Morning Show to talk about the production and juggling multiple roles. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190322114226-TheHobbitChildrensTheatre2019.mp3 Originally aired Thursday, March 21, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.
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Actor Richard Holt and actor/puppeteer Susanna Jennings came by Jazz88 to talk about the production of Mr. Popper’s Penguins now playing at Children’s Theatre Company. Holt plays Mr. Popper himself, and Susanna manages several of the puppets and plays Admiral Drake. The play is adapted from the award-winning children’s book by Richard and Florence Atwater,...
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Isla Tuliro is about colonialism in the Philippines. In Marlina Gonzalez‘s new play, the idyllic life of the KAYUMANGGIs, brown-skinned islanders who live by the ocean, is disrupted by the sudden arrival of mythical creatures from the sea and sky, speaking strange languages, claiming the islands as their own and making up rules on how...
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This weekend, the Guthrie Theater presents the Iraqi and American Reconciliation Project’s Birds Sing Differently Here. Ten Iraqi-Minnesotan immigrants and refugees will tell their stories in a play in both English and Arabic. The play’s director, Taous Claire Khazem, stopped by the Jazz88 studio to talk about the project. Birds Sing Differently Here is at the Guthrie’s...
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