Minneapolis Arts Weekend

The first weekend in August is Minneapolis Arts Weekend, featuring three art fairs - Metris Uptown Art Fair, Loring Park Art Fair and Powderhorn...

Twas The Best Of Times And Worst Of Times

Mad Hot Ballroom, rated PG for thematic elements. 105 minutesWar of the Worlds, rated PG-13 for frightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing images....

Mom’s View: Childrens Book Reviews

Little Yellow Pear Tomatoes, by Demian Elaine Yumei, illustrated by Nicole Tamarin (Illumination Arts). Ages 2 to 8As a little girl stands in the...

Fringe Festival Celebrates Performing Arts

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Fringe, the largest non-juried performing arts festival in the nation and the third largest Fringe in North America, celebrates its...

InTune: CD Reviews

Mighty Rearranger, by Robert Plant and the Strange Sensation Once the mighty voice of rock legend Led Zeppelin, Robert Plant continues to make vital...

Activation and Focus

Once you've heard a didgeridoo, you never forget its vibrating, stimulating sound. A drone instrument of the ancients, purportedly originating in Arnhem Land (Australia)...

Reel Spirit Film Reviews

Its setting is the future and the main characters are robots, but A.I.: Artificial Intelligence focuses on an old-fashioned, time-honored, Spirit-powered human emotion: love. Written...

13 Hertz. Increasing the Frequency on a Stage Near You

The music of Minneapolis band 13 Hertz carries with it an urgency that you'd expect from a group of musicians who have something to...