Concerts

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Celebrating David Bowie

Wednesday, February 21 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

In honor of what would have been David Bowie’s 70th birthday in early 2017, key members of his various backing bands came together to play a series of shows across the world to incredible acclaim. Many of those same musicians…

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Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters

With Seth Lakeman
Thursday, February 22 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Jam Productions

Robert Plant has announced the first North American headline dates on his upcoming world tour celebrating the release of his eagerly anticipated new album Carry Fire which arrives via Nonesuch/Warner Bros. at all music retailers and streaming services on Friday,…

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Steve Winwood

with special guest Lilly Winwood
Friday, February 23 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Singer-songwriter, legendary vocalist, guitarist, keyboardist, mandolin player, producer, Grammy winner and BMI Icon Steve Winwood has sold over 50 million records in the course of his five-decade career. His compositions include “Gimme Some Lovin’”, “Back In The High Life Again”,…

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G3

Joe Satriani, John Petrucci (of Dream Theater), and Phil Collen (of Def Leppard)
Saturday, February 24 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Emporium Presents

Guitar superstar Joe Satrianiis pleased to announce that the 2018 incarnation of his massively popular G3 tour will kick off on January 11, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Satriani will be joined on the highly anticipated tour by fellow six-string legends…

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k.d. lang

with special guest Grigoryan Brothers
Wednesday, March 14
Presented by Sue McLean & Associates

K.D. Lang is a legendary Grammy and Juno award winning singer songwriter.  Lang was born in 1961 in Alberta, Canada, and grew up in the town of Consort. Lang started singing as a child and began her musical career after…

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Cry Cry Cry

Friday, March 16 at 8:00 pm
Presented by The Cedar Cultural Center

Following a wildly successful reunion performance at the 2017 Clearwater Festival, acclaimed singer-songwriters Lucy Kaplansky, Richard Shindell and Dar Williams will take their celebrated folk-pop collaboration, Cry Cry Cry, on the road this fall. The band made their debut in…

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Steve Earle & The Dukes with special guests The Mastersons

Copperhead Road 30th Anniversary
Wednesday, March 21 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Steve Earle and the Dukes will be performing Copperhead Road in its entirety and the live set will also include songs from his new album, So You Wanna Be An Outlaw, which Rolling Stone hailed as “an intensely raw and…

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Puddles Pity Party

Saturday, March 24 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Emporium Presents

With over 74 million You Tube views, including his unforgettable mash-up of “Pinball Wizard/Folsom Prison Blues” and collaborations with Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox on contemporary hits like “Royals” and “Chandelier”, Puddles Pity Party is a must-see for his melodramatic anthems and unique comedic hijinks.  The “sad clown with…

Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

“Weird Al” Yankovic burst onto the scene over three decades ago and never looked back.  For the first time in his storied career, the world’s foremost musical satirist and four-time Grammy-winner foregoes his usual high-octane, big-production show for an intimate…

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Camila Cabello

Friday, April 20 at 8:00 pm
On Sale: Fri, Feb 16 at 10:00 am

Camila Cabello will be making her way to the State Theatre on April 20th, 2018.  is a Cuban-American singer and songwriter. She rose to fame as a member of the girl group Fifth Harmony, formed during the second season of The X Factor in 2012. Thereafter, the group…

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Max Raabe and Palast Orchester

Saturday, April 21 at 8:00 pm

Berlin’s famed crooner Max Raabe and his 12-piece Palast Orchester present their elegant collection of meticulously recreated German and American standards of the 1920s and 30s. More Fred Astaire than Joel Grey, the burnished baritone with a “martini-dry wit” and…

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Voices for Vision

Featuring Kat Perkins And Blind Joe
Saturday, April 21 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Minnesota Lions Vision Foundation

A concert to benefit vision research at the University of Minnesota.  Help them restore sight! Minnesota Lions and the University of Minnesota have a unique partnership that spans six decades. Collectively, the Lions have raised $25,000,000 to advance research in vision,…

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Disney Junior Dance Party

Tuesday, May 1 at 6:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Are you ready to DANCE?!? Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour Presented by Pull-Ups® Training Pants! is an ALL NEW interactive live concert experience. Sing along to Disney Junior’s greatest hits with your favorite characters: Mickey and the Roadster Racers, Sofia…

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Tony Bennett

with special guest Antonia Bennett
Thursday, May 10 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The incomparable and ageless TONY BENNETT and his Quintet return to the State Theatre for a gala concert.  No one else in American music has recorded for so long and at such a high level as Tony Bennett.  In the…

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David Byrne

American Utopia Tour
May 17 - 18
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Due To Demand – Second Show Added! David Byrne – the visionary front man and multi-disciplinary artist behind the seminal band the Talking Heads, hits the road with the release of his first solo album in 12 years – American…

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Jackson Browne

Tuesday, June 19 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust
On Sale: Fri, Feb 16 at 12:00 pm

Jackson Browne has written and performed some of the most literate and moving songs in popular music and has defined a genre of songwriting charged with honesty, emotion and personal politics. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall…

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ERASURE

World Be Gone Tour
Sunday, July 29 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Erasure are an English synthpop duo, consisting of singer and songwriter Andy Bell and songwriter and keyboardist Vince Clarke. They formed in London, and entered the music scene in 1985 with their debut single “Who Needs Love Like That“. Following the release of their fourth…

Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Famed band Jethro Tull, with Ian Anderson on the flute, is one of the biggest selling Progressive Rock artists of all time and their immense and diverse catalogue of work encompasses folk, blues, classical and heavy rock.  The anniversary concert…