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Review: Hand to God at Jungle Theater

Review: Hand to God at Jungle Theater

Hand to God opened at the Jungle Theater this weekend, and I can’t remember the last time I laughed so much. I’ve heard it compared to Avenue Q and Book of Mormon, and if you’re familiar with these shows, you…

Review: Human Combat Chess

Review: Human Combat Chess

Chess isn’t really my thing. Human Combat Chess, however, is a completely different story. Six Elements Theatre presents this fun, high action, family-friendly show for the eighth year, and it’s been on my must-see list for the past few years.…

Review: The Wolves by Jungle Theater

Review: The Wolves by Jungle Theater

When you walk into the Jungle Theater this month, you’ll feel like you’re walking into a soccer stadium. In reality, it’s the set for Sarah Delappe’s The Wolves, complete with stadium lighting. This smart, intense but often comical play centers around a…

Review: Newsies at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres

Review: Newsies at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres

Chanhassen Dinner Theatres kicks off their 50th year with a show that will put a smile on anyone’s face: Disney’s Newsies. My sister and I watched the movie (1992) countless times growing up, so we were pretty excited when it…

Review: Two Mile Hollow by Theater Mu & Mixed Blood

Review: Two Mile Hollow by Theater Mu & Mixed Blood

Theater Mu’s new season kicks off with Leah Nanako Winkler’s Two Mile Hollow in collaboration with Mixed Blood Theatre, and since I saw it opening night, I’ve told countless people that it’s one of the best things I’ve seen in a long…