Upcoming Events

Comedy

Jerry Seinfeld

January 19 - 20
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will be performing his signature stand-up routine at the Orpheum Theatre. Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere. Seinfeld now sets his…

Comedy

Brian Regan

Saturday, January 28 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Setting a comedic standard of excellence that others continually try to follow, Brian Regan made history on September 26, 2015 with the critically-acclaimed live broadcast of Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall, the first live broadcast of a stand-up special in Comedy Central’s history.…

Family

Sesame Street Live!

Elmo Makes Music
January 28 - 29
Presented by VStar Entertainment Group

When the new music teacher’s instruments go missing, Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird, and more come to the rescue and discover instruments they never knew existed. Children learn that everyone can make and enjoy beautiful music together! VIP Package- $79.00:  Get…

Comedy

Comedy Chaos

Saturday, January 28 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Cool P Productions

If you are using an Apple device and would like to purchase tickets, please call the Box Office at 612-455-9501. Comedy Chaos is an improv comedy show where two teams battle it out by playing various improv games – and…

Theatre Tours

Historic Theatre Tour

Monday, January 30 at 1:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Hennepin Theatre Trust invites the public to take a peek into the historic playhouses of the Hennepin Theatre District. Each walking tour provides access to the theatres’ interiors and offers a fascinating historical perspective that is rarely offered at a…

Concert

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…

Concert

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…

Broadway 2016-2017

MAMMA MIA!

February 7 - 12
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Bank of America

The ever-popular MAMMA MIA! returns to Minneapolis February 7–12 for an astonishing eighth time at the Orpheum Theatre as a part of its farewell tour. The ultimate feel-good, smash hit musical combines ABBA’s greatest hits with a tale of love…

Comedy

Valentine’s Day Comedy Jam

Saturday, February 11 at 8:00 pm
Presented by BMN Entertainment

The Valentine’s Day Lovers Laugh-A-Thon will be making its way back to the State Theatre, starring Corey Holcomb, Just Nesh, Michael Blackson, Sheryl Underwood, DC Young Fly and Shed G.

Theatre Tours

Historic Theatre Tour

Saturday, February 11 at 10:00 am
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Hennepin Theatre Trust invites the public to take a peek into the historic playhouses of the Hennepin Theatre District. Each walking tour provides access to the theatres’ interiors and offers a fascinating historical perspective that is rarely offered at a…

Comedy

The Naked Magicians

Sunday, February 12 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Murray and Peter Present

Following sold out shows and rave reviews in Australia and New Zealand the world’s boldest and cheekiest magic show “The Naked Magicians” is coming back to Minneapolis. The show features magic, mirth and more than a touch of mayhem as…

Concert

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…

There was a time when emperors ruled dynasties, heroes became legends, and the world was full of magic and miracles. What if you could travel across centuries, visit imperial palaces, and discover realms hidden to the human eye? Through the…

Comedy

Adam Devine

Weird Life Tour 2017
Sunday, February 19 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Adam Devine is quickly becoming one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world.  Devine is best known as a co-creator, writer, and star of the hit Comedy Central show Workaholics. Devine starred opposite Zac…

Comedy

Jim Jefferies

Friday, February 24 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Jim Jefferies has firmly established himself as one of the most popular and respected comedians of his generation, with a controversial and belief-challenging standup style that continues to surprise and entertain audiences across the globe. His Unusual Punishment Tour comes…

Concert

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…

Theatre Tours

Historic Theatre Tour

Monday, February 27 at 1:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Hennepin Theatre Trust invites the public to take a peek into the historic playhouses of the Hennepin Theatre District. Each walking tour provides access to the theatres’ interiors and offers a fascinating historical perspective that is rarely offered at a…

Broadway 2016-2017

The King and I

February 28 - March 5
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Bank of America

From the award-winning creative team behind South Pacific and The Light in the Piazza, The Lincoln Center Theater Production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I comes to the Orpheum Theatre for one week only (February 28-March 5, 2017).…

Family

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE

Saturday, March 4 at 2:00 pm
Presented by Mills Entertainment

The legacy of the beloved “Mister Rogers” lives on with the hit television series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, from The Fred Rogers Company and airing daily on PBS KIDS. Now, Daniel and all of his friends are hopping aboard Trolley to delight live…

Comedy

Chris Rock

Total Blackout Tour 2017
March 10 - 12 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Lauded by peers and critics alike, Chris Rock is one of our generation’s strongest comedic voices. As an actor, director, producer and writer he has created many memorable moments. Rock returned in 2016 to host the 88th Annual Academy Awards.…

Concert

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…

Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

If you are using an Apple device and would like to purchase tickets, please call the Box Office at 612-455-9501. Grab a fresh box of Pinot – The Realish Housewives of Edina are BACK! The cat fights are bigger, the…

Concert

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…

Concert

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…

Comedy

Christopher Titus

Live Tour
Saturday, March 25 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Combustion Live

Known as one of the best and most prolific comedians working today, Christopher Titus brings an all-new show to the Pantages. This is Titus’ eighth comedy special. Titus is also known from his Fox TV show, “Titus,” ABC’s “Big Shots,”…

Concert

George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Sunday, March 26 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust
On Sale: Fri, Jan 6 at 10:00 am

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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To Begin With

March 28 - April 15

Groups of 10+ save! Call 612-455-9501 or email. 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. Quite unlike his usual fiction, it was…

Broadway 2016-2017

Matilda The Musical

March 28 - April 2
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Bank of America

TIME Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year comes to the Orpheum (March 28 – April 2)! Winner of 50 international awards, including four Tony Awards®, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid…

Comedy

Lewis Black

The Rant, White & Blue Tour
Friday, March 31 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Live Nation

Lewis is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He executes a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author. Receiving critical acclaim, he performs over 200 nights a year to sold out audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and…

Concert

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…

Broadway 2016-2017

Wicked

April 12 - May 14
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Bank of America
On Sale: Fri, Feb 3 at 10:00 am

Tickets are available now to Subscribers, Groups and Donors. In addition to supporting the non-profit mission of the Trust, Donors receive presale ticket access, complimentary exchanges and more — all starting with a monthly gift of $21. Buy a Half-Season Package …

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CANCELLED: La Semesienta

Saturday, April 15 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Luis Antonio Rivera Carranza Presents

This event has been cancelled and refunds will be issued at the point of purchase. If you have never heard of “La Semesienta,” you’re in for a naughty treat. It’s Mexico’s cleverly written and risky adaptation of the world’s longest…

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…

Concert

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…

Comedy

Marc Maron – The Too Real Tour

Saturday, April 29 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Live Nation

For over twenty years, Marc Maron has been writing and performing raw, honest and thought-­provoking comedy for print, stage, radio, online and television. A legend in the stand-­up community, Maron has appeared on many television talk shows, including David Letterman,…

Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Multi-award winning comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short are set to reunite on stage in STEVE MARTIN AND MARTIN SHORT: AN EVENING YOU WILL FORGET FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE WITH THE STEEP CANYON RANGERS. The evening includes stand-up,…

Comedy

Sebastian Maniscalco

Sunday, May 21 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Saying what we’re all thinking has always been Sebastian Maniscalco’s specialty. Except when he says it, it’s a whole lot funnier, and that has fans across North America showing up in droves for his shows and millions tuning in for his…

Dance

Julianne & Derek Hough

Move – Beyond – Live on Tour
Sunday, May 28 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Julianne & Derek Hough are promising fans their biggest and best show yet, with brand-new stage production inspired by the elements – earth, wind, fire, and water – which the duo have infused into fresh, high impact choreography that only they…

Concert

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…

Broadway 2016-2017

Rent

June 6 - 11
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Bank of America

Tickets are available now to Subscribers, Groups and Donors. In addition to supporting the non-profit mission of the Trust, Donors receive pre-sale ticket access, complimentary exchanges and more — all starting with a monthly gift of $21. Buy a Half-Season Package …

Concert

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…

Broadway 2016-2017

Motown the Musical

July 11 - 16
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust & Bank of America

Tickets are available now to Subscribers, Groups and Donors. In addition to supporting the non-profit mission of the Trust, Donors receive pre-sale ticket access, complimentary exchanges and more — all starting with a monthly gift of $21. Buy a Half-Season Package …