Holiday Shows

Hennepin Theatre Trust has your holiday entertainment covered! Whether you’ve been coming for years or this is your first time at one of our historic theatres, we love being a part of your holiday traditions.

Concert

98° at Christmas

Let It Snow
Thursday, November 9 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

98° has made their Christmas plans for this year. The vocal quartet comprised of Nick Lachey, Drew Lachey, Justin Jeffre and Jeff Timmons who are renowned for signature R&B-tinged, four-part harmonies will release Let It Snow, their new Christmas album on October…

Concert

SiriusXM presents The Brian Setzer Orchestra

14th Annual Christmas Rocks! Tour
Friday, November 10 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

The iconic guitarist, songwriter, vocalist and three-time Grammy-Award winner Brian Setzer and his 19-piece orchestra whip up a huge dose of retro holiday cheer with their Christmas Rocks! Tour presented by SiriusXM. The acclaimed show also features music from their latest Christmas album, “Rockin’ Rudolph,”…

Dance

Swan Lake

Tuesday, November 14 at 7:00 pm
Presented by Voice Art Group

Russian Grand Ballet’s full-length classical production for the first time includes the rarely seen Waltz of the Black Swans, and features Russia’s brightest ballet stars. Odette, a beautiful princess, falls under the spell of an evil sorcerer. Only Prince Siegfried’s…

Dance

A Drag Queen Christmas

The Naughty Tour
Friday, November 17 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Murray and Peter Present

A Drag Queen Christmas – The Naughty Tour, starring contestants from RuPaul’s Drag Race on VH-1, performing live on stage and rocking the catwalk. It’s an evening of holiday songs and outstanding drag performances with your favorite queens, including Shea,…

Dance

The Hip Hop Nutcracker

November 21 - 22 at 7:30 pm
Presented by The Ordway & Hennepin Theatre Trust

A holiday mash-up for the entire family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary re-imagination of Tchaikovsky’s timeless music. The Hip Hop Nutcracker is an modern twist on a holiday classic performed by a supercharged cast of a dozen all-star dancers, DJ and…

Dance

The Great Russian Nutcracker

Saturday, December 2
Presented by Moscow Ballet

Groups of 10 or more call 612-373-5665 The biggest Christmas experience of the year! The original, direct from Russia, Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker! “Knock Out!” Raves the New York Times. Enchant the whole family with larger than life magical…

Concert

Lindsey Stirling – Warmer in the Winter Christmas Tour

with Alexander Jean
Thursday, December 7 at 8:00 pm
Presented by Jam Productions & AEG Presents

Critically acclaimed electronic violinist Lindsey Stirling has announced plans to release her first ever Holiday album titled Warmer In The Winter, and in support of the album Lindsey will embark on her Warmer In The Winter Christmas Tour including a…

Concert

The Blenders

2017 Holiday Soul Tour
December 8 - 10
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…

Concert

Celtic Thunder

2017 Symphony Tour
Saturday, December 9 at 7:30 pm
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

For their tenth tour of the United States, Celtic Thunder will depart from their traditional and critically-acclaimed large set productions to perform hit songs from all their past shows in a dynamic live music experience accentuated by the instrumentals of…

Broadway 2017-2018

The Phantom of the Opera

December 13 - 31
Presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust

Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will make its triumphant return to Minneapolis. Hailed by critics as “bigger and better than ever before,” this production boasts many exciting special effects including the…

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 create…