Upcoming Events

Gallery Exhibit

Broadway poster gallery: The Fred Krohn Collection

December 10 - January 26
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The Orpheum, State and Pantages theatres have a century-long history of lighting up Hennepin Avenue with top-tier entertainment. The historic theatres and the shows that come alive on their stages help define the Hennepin Theatre District as a dynamic art…

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The Band’s Visit

December 10 - 15
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The critically acclaimed smash-hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit is the winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, making it one of the most Tony-winning musicals in history.  It is also a Grammy Award® winner for Best Musical Theater…

Concert

Bands Around the World

December 10 - 15
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Hennepin Theatre Trust is bringing the spirit of Broadway’s hit musical The Band’s Visit  to life during its Minneapolis run with a series of pre-show, nightly concerts from December 10 to 15. Each night, a Twin Cities-based music group will…

Concert

The Blenders

Holiday Soul Tour 2019
December 12 - 15
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The Blenders have spent over 25 years touring the U.S. with their unique style of vocal, harmony-based music. They have appeared with such acts as Jay Leno, Howie Mandel, Savage Garden, Blues Traveler, Chicago, The Righteous Brothers, Lou Rawls, Chuck…

Presented by Minnesota Dance Theatre

Groups of 10 or more call 612-373-5665 A holiday must-see for audiences throughout the region, Loyce Houlton’s Nutcracker Fantasy continues its tradition of enchanting audiences as it enters its second half century. More than 150 dancers, artists and production professionals collaborate to…

Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Minnesota’s three-time Grammy Award-winning Sounds of Blackness presents a musical fantasy The Night Before Christmas on December 18 and 19 at the Pantages Theatre. The Night Before Christmas is a contemporary adaptation of the beloved poem, “A Visit From St…

Concert

The Fab Four Beatles Tribute

Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Emporium Presents

If you want to experience the best Beatles tribute ever, you won’t want to miss The Fab Four – The Ultimate Tribute. The Emmy Award-winning Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles Tribute due to their precise attention…

Concert

ITZY Premiere Showcase Tour ‘ITZY? ITZY!’ in USA

Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by SubKulture Entertainment & JYPE

JYP Entertainment and SubKulture Entertainment are pleased to announce ITZY Premiere Showcase Tour ‘ITZY? ITZY!’ in USA, headed Midzy’s way January 2020! The five-member group, comprised of members Yeji, Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong and Yuna, will be hitting Los Angeles, Minneapolis,…

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Jesus Christ Superstar

January 21 - 26, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

In celebration of its 50th anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, this production won the 2017 Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival garnering unprecedented reviews and accolades. Jesus…

Family

Nick Jr. Live!

Move to the Music
January 24 - 26, 2020
Presented by VStar Entertainment Group

You’re invited to sing, dance, clap, cheer and move to the music with your friends from Bubble Guppies, PAW Patrol, Dora The Explorer, Shimmer and Shine, Blue’s Clues and You, Blaze and the Monster Machines and Top Wing in an…

Comedy

Christopher Titus

Saturday, January 25, 2020
Presented by Combustion World Industries

Employing what he’s labeled ‘hard funny,’ Christopher Titus, star and creator of the Fox show, Titus, has released eight 90-minute albums in as many years. Known for leaving no stone unturned, especially within his own life and family, Titus takes…

Dance

Riverdance 25th Anniversary Show

January 31 - February 2, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Riverdance, as you’ve never seen or heard it before! A powerful and stirring re-invention of this beloved favorite, celebrated the world-over for its Grammy Award-winning score and the excitement, energy and dynamism of its Irish and international dance. Twenty-five years on,…

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Blue Man Group

Speechless Tour
February 4 - 9, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

More than 35 million people around the world have experienced the smash hit phenomenon that is Blue Man Group, and now it’s your turn! Blue Man Group returns to Minneapolis for a limited engagement in a brand new tour. It’s…

Comedy

Pre Valentine’s Comedy Jam

Featuring: Deray Davis, Tony Roberts, Jess Hilarious, DC Young Fly, Chico Bean and Karlous Miller
Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by BMN Entertainment

Pre Valentine’s Comedy Jam will be making its way to the Orpheum on Saturday, February 8, 2019. This show will feature Deray Davis, Tony Roberts, Jess Hilarious, DC Young Fly, Chico Bean and Karlous Miller.

Concert

Rock from the Heart

featuring Night Ranger
Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Minneapolis Heart Institute at Abbott Northwestern, part of Allina Health

The Second Annual Rock from the Heart concert featuring Night Ranger will raise money and awareness for aortic health while spending the night rocking with one of America’s most legendary bands. Opening the show is The Band That Fell to…

Lecture

The Charlie Awards

Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 3:30 pm
Presented by FoodService News

Join us for live music, skits and videos as we honor the 2020 recipients of the Charlie Awards, a peer-to-peer recognition of the very best in food and drink in the greater Twin Cities area. Included in the price of…

Concert

Trixie Mattel: Grown Up

Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by AEG Presents

Trixie Mattel is all grown up! Join this glamorous biological woman for an evening packed with music, comedy and unnecessary costume changes. Backed by a live band for the first time, this show will leave you jamming with flower power…

Comedy

Nikki Glaser

Bang It Out
Friday, February 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Presented by AEG Presents

Nikki Glaser is one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world today. She was recently seen as the creator, executive producer, and star of the popular Comedy Central series Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser.…

Comedy

Tim & Eric

2020 Mandatory Attendance World Tour
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Presented by AEG Presents

Tim and Eric Mandatory Attendance Tour! Tim and Eric return to the road for a WORLD TOUR (Australia, Canada and USA) filled with more spoofs, goofs and insanity, including some very special surprises we can’t talk about right now. This…

Comedy

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: No Retreat, No Surrender

The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour
Friday, February 28, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The hilarious Peabody Award-winning hit TV comedy is coming to the Pantages Theatre with an all-new Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour.  Mystery Science Theater 3000 has earned its place in history as one of the…

Comedy

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: Circus of Horrors

The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour
Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The hilarious Peabody Award-winning hit TV comedy is coming to the Pantages Theatre with an all-new Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour.  Mystery Science Theater 3000 has earned its place in history as one of the…

Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Star Tribune

Please join us for a lively conversation with José Andrés, an internationally-recognized chef, restaurateur and humanitarian and owner of ThinkFoodGroup. Andrés takes the stage with moderator Gail Rosenblum, editor of the Star Tribune’s “Inspired” section, as a part of our…

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My Fair Lady

March 3 - 8, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

From Lincoln Center Theater comes “a sumptuous new production of the most perfect musical of all time” (Entertainment Weekly), Lerner & Loewe’s MY FAIR LADY. Boasting such classic songs as “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “The Rain in Spain,”…

Concert

A Special Evening of Music with Nathaniel Rateliff

with special guest Courtney Marie Andrews
March 3 - 4, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by First Avenue, Jam Productions & The Current

In support of an upcoming solo album, Nathaniel Rateliff returns to his early acoustic days with the And It’s Still Alright tour. The show will span from Rateliff stripped back with just his voice and an acoustic guitar to the…

Comedy

My Dad Wrote a Porno

World Tour 2020
Friday, March 6, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Outback Presents

My Dad Wrote a Porno is a British podcast hosted by Jamie Morton, James Cooper, and Alice Levine. Each episode features Morton reading a new chapter of a series of amateur erotic novels, titled Belinda Blinked, written by his father…

Lecture

The Dollop

with Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds
Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by First Avenue

The Dollop is a U.S. history podcast with comedian hosts Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds. History buff Dave decided to turn his  hobby into a podcast. Each episode he reads one weird and disturbing story from the American past to…

Family

Blippi Live!

Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Presented by FPC Live

Blippi is an energetic and lovable character clad in orange and blue who jumps off the screen with his goofy mannerisms and friendly demeanor. Children from the ages of 2- to 7-years old across the world have quickly taken a…

Lecture

The Bachelor Live on Stage

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The most successful reality romance series in the history of television is coming to your hometown. Featuring Bachelor alum Ben Higgins as your host, The Bachelor Live On Stage Official Tour guarantees all the drama, the gossip and the romance…

Concert

Joe Bonamassa

March 13 - 14, 2020
Presented by J&R Adentures

Two-time GRAMMY-nominated blues-rock sensation Joe Bonamassa is hailed internationally as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation, and has almost single-handledly redefined the blues-rock genre and brought it into the mainstream. Bonamassa is one of today’s top live…

Lecture

The Mindset Tour with Simon Sinek

Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Raw, spontaneous and unfiltered. Simon Sinek’s Mindset Tour is designed to give audiences a chance to engage with him in a more personal and meaningful way, and to ask questions and hear his unique thoughts and ideas on life, love,…

Concert

Tiny Meat Gang

Global Domination
Friday, March 20, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Outback Presents

Cody Ko and Noel Miller are proving they are true multi-hyphenates, doing a little bit of everything throughout the year: producing, writing, podcasting, touring and even releasing their own music. In addition to gaining popularity for their 120 million+ viewed…

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Anastasia

March 24 - April 5, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The romantic and adventure-filled new musical ANASTASIA is at home in Minneapolis at last! From the Tony Award-winning creators of the Broadway classic Ragtime, this dazzling show transports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris…

Concert

Colin Hay

Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 7:30 pm
Presented by The Cedar Cultural Center

Colin Hay will be making his way back to the Pantages Theatre on Thursday, March 26, 2020. Colin Hay is a Scottish Australian musician and actor who made his mark during the 1980s as lead vocalist of the Australian band Men at Work, and…

Concert

Ben Rector

The Old Friends Acoustic Tour, with Cody Fry
Friday, March 27, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Emmy-nominated independent singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ben Rector announces the Old Friends Acoustic Tour featuring special guest Cody Fry. This new format offers an intimate and unique take on Rector’s celebrated discography, including tracks from 2018 Billboard Rock top 10 album…

Family

Peppa Pig Live!

Peppa Pig's Adventure
Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 12:00 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Peppa Pig Live! is back with her action-packed live show featuring your favorite characters as life-size puppets and costume characters in her new live show, Peppa Pig’s Adventure! Come join Peppa on an exciting camping trip to the woods with…

Presented by Live Nation

And That’s Why We Drink  is a 2019 Webby Award-winning, comedic true crime and paranormal focused podcast hosted by Em Schulz and Christine Schiefer. Every Sunday, listeners are served deep dives into chilling ghost stories and the most provocative true…

Concert

Justin Moore

Late Nights and Longnecks Tour
Friday, April 10, 2020 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Outback Presents

Outback Presents the multiplatinum-selling country artist Justin Moore’s 2020 Late Nights and Longnecks Tour. Justin Moore recently earned his eighth number-one hit with “The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home,” the lead single off Moore’s fifth studio album Late…

Family

Trolls Live!

April 17 - 19, 2020
Presented by VStar Entertainment Group

Get ready for another hair-raising adventure when Poppy, Branch and their friends come to life on-stage in Trolls Live!, their first ever live tour! The journey begins when the Trolls’ Hug Time is unexpectedly put at risk. Knowing that the…

Family

MasterChef Junior Live!

Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

MasterChef Junior Live!  is coming to your hometown. Due to popular demand, this high-energy, interactive stage production is extending its debut tour to 40 new U.S. markets in 2020, bringing the culinary hit TV show MasterChef Junior  directly to fans…

Concert

Mandy Moore – Live in Concert

Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Outback Presents

An Emmy-, Grammy- and Golden Globe-nominated actress, singer, and songwriter, Mandy Moore first came to national attention with her platinum-selling 1999 debut album So Real. With her sophomore effort “I Wanna Be with You” arriving in 2000 and her self-titled…

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Disney’s Frozen

May 6 - 31, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Critics are calling Frozen “a can’t miss Broadway event” (NBC), and now it’s joining Disney’s smash hit musicals The Lion King and Aladdin on tour across North America. Frozen is an all-new production created for the stage by an award-winning…

Concert

Patti Smith

Friday, May 8, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Presented by First Avenue & Jam Productions

Patti Smith, born in Chicago and raised in South Jersey, migrated to New York in 1967. Patti Smith’s first recording, Horses (1975), was inducted into the National Recording Registry at the Library of Congress in 2010 by The Library of…

Family

Wild Kratts LIVE 2.0!

Saturday, May 16, 2020
Presented by Mills Entertainment

It’s going to be WILD! Young fans and their families nationwide are in store for even more adventure on the creature trail when the world-famous Kratt Brothers hit the road with the all-new stage adventure Wild Kratts® LIVE 2.0 —…

Presented by Right Angle Entertainment

It’s a typical morning at Scranton’s third largest paper company until, for no logical reason, a documentary crew begins filming the lives of the employees of Dunder Mifflin… Don’t miss this hilarious, unauthorized parody of the hit TV show, The…

Concert

Celtic Woman

Celebration — The 15th Anniversary Tour
Friday, May 29, 2020 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Madstone Productions

Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum international music group Celtic Woman is returning to the State Theatre on Friday, May 29, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. to celebrate 15 phenomenal years of music-making. Celebration — The 15th Anniversary Tour is a collection of their favorite…

Comedy

Bert Kreischer

The Berty Boy World Tour
Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Outback Presents

Bert Kreischer is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer and host who performs to sellout crowds across the country. His standup specials “Secret Time” and “The Machine” are currently streaming globally on Netflix. Described as having a “rare and incredible…

2019 - 2020 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical

July 14 - 19, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust
On Sale: Fri, Apr 17

She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. But what the world didn’t know was how Donna Summer risked it all to break through barriers,…

2019 - 2020 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin

Come From Away

August 11 - 23, 2020
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Broadway’s COME FROM AWAY is a Best Musical winner all across North America! This New York Times critics’ pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that…