MinnRoast is MinnPost’s annual song-and-skit variety show featuring your favorite local politicians, journalists and celebrities. Marvel as they shed their serious personas to sing, dance, act and poke fun at each other and the state of the state we all love.
Our crack writing staff is already hard at work penning skits and song parodies and videos. Notable names scheduled to appear this year include Gov. Mark Dayton, Sen. Tina Smith, former Vice President Walter Mondale, Rep. Tom Emmer, Rep. Keith Ellison, Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey, actress Sally Wingert, actor Tyler Michaels, actress Michelle Hutchison, vocalist Tesfa Wondemagegnehu, former MPR host Gary Eichten, the Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus, Prairie Fire Lady Choir, and more.