MINNEAPOLIS (March 15, 2022) — Hennepin Theatre Trust has announced that four-time Grammy-winning singer, composer, and actor Lyle Lovett has confirmed a 2022 tour with his Large Band with a stop in Minneapolis at the historic State Theatre (805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 8 p.m. The new dates follow Lovett’s current tour with his Acoustic Group, which marks his first in-person tour since the start of the pandemic in March 2020.
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 18 at 10 a.m. to the general public at HennepinTheatreTrust.org.
|Saturday||July 23||8 p.m.||State Theatre||$56.50, $66.50, $89|
All pricing includes a Building and Restoration Fee of $5.
Kicking off with four nights at City Winery-Pier57 in New York City, Lovett and his Large Band will make further stops throughout the country, including at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO, Wolf Trap Filene Center in Vienna, VA, and the Opry at the Ryman in Nashville, TN, as well as many more. See full tour routing below.
An Evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band will feature an arrangement of Lovett standards, as well as a preview of songs from his upcoming album on Verve Records, scheduled for release this May. Further details on new music to come.
Hennepin Theatre Trust drives cultural and economic vitality in Minnesota through leadership of the dynamic Hennepin Theatre District in downtown Minneapolis and educational programming that reaches every area of the state. Its historic theatres — Orpheum, State and Pantages — and event center at 900 Hennepin Avenue light up Hennepin Avenue with top-tier entertainment, including the best of Broadway and a wide variety of arts programming. Hennepin Theatre Trust is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Learn more at HennepinTheatreTrust.org.
Heart of Hennepin – celebrating 100 years of the Hennepin Theatre District
To honor the centennial, Hennepin Theatre Trust is kicking off a yearlong celebration for the Orpheum, State and Pantages theatres, along with The Hennepin event center and 824 Hennepin, home to the Brave New Workshop comedy theatre. This year-long centennial celebration honors the history of the Hennepin Theatre District and looks ahead to what the future holds for the arts, the Trust and downtown neighbors. HennepinTheatreTrust.org/centennial.
Vaccine policy and safety protocols in our theatres
Vaccine-eligible guests aged 12 and over attending any performance at the historic Orpheum, State and Pantages theatres will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Children 11 and younger will not need to show proof of a negative COVID-19 test. Additionally, all guests are recommended to wear a face mask securely covering their mouths and noses in the venue (except while actively eating or drinking in designated areas) unless otherwise indicated. Individuals 12 or older who require an accommodation for the vaccine requirement due to a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief that prevents vaccination may present proof of a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours in advance of the event or a negative antigen test taken within 24 hours in advance of the event.