Hennepin Theatre Trust Welcomes New CEO

We’re excited to welcome Mark Nerenhausen to Hennepin Theatre Trust! Nerenhausen is the Founding Director and Professor of Practice of the Janklow Arts Leadership Program at Syracuse University. He previously served as president and CEO of the AT&T Performing Arts Center in Dallas. Mark begins his new role on April 3. Learn more about Mark on the “Hennepin Theatre Trust News” section of our press page!

George Thorogood & The Destroyers Invite You to A Rock Party at the State

George Thorogood and his longtime band remain among the most relentless and relevant classic rock acts on tour today. From coast to coast, the critics agree: “I’m happy to say, after all these years, that George is still ‘Bad To The Bone’ and he’s never let go of the true spirit of rock ’n roll!” says the L.A. Daily News.

Great-Great- Grandson of Charles Dickens Brings The Writer to Life in To Begin With

To Begin With is a look into the mind of a great writer, inspired by a little-known work of Charles Dickens, written for his children. This witty, insightful and thoroughly enjoyable new play, written and directed by Jeffrey Hatcher, stars Gerald Charles Dickens, the great-great grandson of Charles Dickens, in the role of Charles. To Begin With will be at the Historic Wesley Center March 28 - April 15.

Zakir Hussain Returns to the Pantages Theatre with Rahul Sharma April 28

The New York Times calls Zakir Hussain "a fearsome technician but also a whimsical inventor, devoted to exuberant play." The global tabla master Zakir Hussain, accompanied by santoor player Rahul Sharma, will bring classical Indian percussion to the Pantages Theatre Friday, April 28.

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