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In "Watch on the Rhine," Sara Muller, her husband Kurt and their three children flee Nazi Germany to her childhood home in Washington, D.C. where her mother and brother live still. All is well until another houseguest begins to be a little too suspicious of Kurt's anti-fascism work and sees an opportunity to gain favor with the Nazi regime. Originally written to challenge the United States’ complacency during the beginnings of World War II, Lillian Hellman’s 1941 “Watch on the…Find out more »
Jeremiah and Vanessa Gamble, the creative team behind "Kingdom Undone" and "‘Til Death: A Marriage Musical" present their newest labor of love, "Sam’s Son," a Prohibition-era Americana musical loosely inspired by the biblical story of Samson. While this musical is not that story specifically, it is inspired by themes in the original story—purity, hypocrisy, judgment, and liberation. Jeremiah says, “I saw that the Prohibition era echoed those same themes and has striking parallels with our country today.” St. Paul’s tainted…Find out more »
Gifted with unnatural strength, Sam Jr. wants to accomplish great things, but his reverend father seeks to shelter him from the wide world. When a Prohibition agent comes digging for secrets in the town of Goode, Sam and his father get caught up in a tangled mission of truth, where lies get revealed at great cost. St. Paul’s tainted bootlegging history is not lost on the authors of "Sam's Son." Their unique performance venue is Art House North, a 100+…Find out more »
One of the Twin Cities most beloved autumn traditions, BareBones Outdoor Halloween Puppet Extravaganza, returns this October to Hidden Falls Regional Park for its 24th annual community pageant.Find out more »