Concerts

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First Avenue and JAM Present Dawes

Friday, February 3 at 8:00 pm
Presented by First Avenue & Jam Productions

Dawes is an American folk-rock band from Los Angeles, California. They are composed of brothers Taylor (guitars and vocals) and Griffin Goldsmith (drums), along with Wylie Gelber (bass) and Lee Pardini (keyboards). Dawes was formed from the band Simon Dawes after the departure of co-songwriter…

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Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Saturday, February 4 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

For over 50 years, South Africa’s Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with their uplifting vocal harmonies, signature dance moves and charming onstage banter. With a deep respect for both their cultural and personal history, Ladysmith…

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Tribute to Gospel Music

Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Second Chance Productions

A “Tribute to Gospel Music Tour,” features three legends of Gospel Music – Shirley Caesar, also known as the First Lady of Gospel; Stellar Award Winner – Beverly Crawford, and; Grammy nominated, Vanessa Bell Armstrong. The show is hosted by…

Presented by Live Nation

American country music singer, songwriter, and record producer Martina McBride will be making her way to the State theatre on Thursday February 16, 2017.  McBride is known for her soprano singing range and her country pop material.  She was signed to RCA Records in 1991, and made her…

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Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt

Saturday, February 25 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Sue McLean & Associates

Acclaimed singer-songwriters Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt return to the State Theatre for a joint acoustic evening of music and conversation. Lovett’s songs fuse elements of country, swing, jazz and gospel, making him one of the most captivating musicians in…

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RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles

Saturday, March 11 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES is a live multi-media spectacular that takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated band. Featuring new songs & high definition imagery, this expanded RAIN adds…

Presented by Cruisin Oldies Concerts and West Coast Performing Arts Presenters

If you are using an Apple device and would like to purchase tickets, please call the Box Office at 612-455-9501. A Hard Day’s Night is one of the most authentic sounding recreation of the Fab Four and puts on an…

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Joe Bonamassa

March 17 - 18 at 8:00 pm

Hailed worldwide as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation, Joe Bonamassa has almost single-handedly redefined the blues-rock genre and brought it into the mainstream. Backed by a stellar band of legendary musicians including Anton Fig (drums), Michael…

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Il Volo: Notte Magica

A Tribute to the Three Tenors
Monday, March 20 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Backed by a full orchestra, the young Italian operatic trio Il Volo will perform classic arias made famous by the Three Tenors. The three performed as teen solo acts in 2009 during a televised Italian singing competition and one ended…

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George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Sunday, March 26 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

George Thorogood and his longtime band – Jeff Simon (drums, percussion), Bill Blough (bass guitar), Jim Suhler (rhythm guitar) and Buddy Leach (saxophone) – remain among the most relentless and relevant classic rock acts on tour today. Thorogood has amassed…

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Raffi

40 Years of Singable Songs
Saturday, April 8 at 1:00 pm
Presented by Paul Mercs Concerts

This tour marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Raffi’s first and still best-selling album, Singable Songs for the Very Young. Raffi is a singer, songwriter, producer, author, lecturer, and tireless advocate for children.  He is best known for his work as…

Presented by Cruisin Oldies Concerts and West Coast Performing Arts Presenters

If you are using an Apple device and would like to purchase tickets, please call the Box Office at 612-455-9501. Eddy Kaye, the world’s first Bobby Vinton Tribute Artist, brings back the songs of Bobby Vinton in this fun and…

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Zakir Hussain and Rahul Sharma

Friday, April 28 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

One of the world’s greatest percussionists, the wizardly Indian tabla player and composer Zakir Hussain is a virtuoso improviser who is at home in the realms of ancient North Indian music and also explores new veins of expression with major…

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Daniel O’Donnell: Back Home Again Tour

Sunday, June 4 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Known for his close relationship with his fan base and his charismatic and engaging stage presence, Daniel O’Donnell’s music has been described as a mix of country and Irish folk and has sold over ten million records to date.  Affectionately…

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Celtic Woman

Tuesday, June 13 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Multi-platinum international music sensation and 2017 Grammy® Nominee Celtic Woman, returns with their all-new tour, Voices of Angels. The tour showcases the angelic voices of Susan McFadden, Mairéad Carlin, Éabha McMahon and introduces the breathtaking new Celtic violinist Tara McNeill, accompanied…