Arts & Theaters
Minnesota offers a rich arts and theaters scene, many of which can be found in Minneapolis, Saint Paul and the surrounding Twin Cities metro area. Looking for a night of laughs? There’s a handful of comedy clubs to choose from. Want to see a Broadway play but not travel to New York? Twin Cities theaters offer season after season of popular Broadway shows that you can’t pass up.
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts is home to a wide variety of performances throughout the year that encompass the finest in American musical theater, world music, dance, and vocal artists. Ordway Center provides a home for the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, the Minnesota Orchestra, the Schubert Club, and the Saint Paul series of the Minnesota Orchestra.
Pantages Theatre is one of four theatres within the Hennepin Theatre Trust in downtown Minneapolis. This intimate theatre hosts a variety of entertainment including concerts, theatre productions and dance artists.
Park Square Theatre brings audiences professional productions in an intimate setting. They present exceptional live theatre that touches the heart, engages the mind and delights the spirit. Its stage is large enough to create boundless imagery, but small enough for perfect sightlines, crisp acoustics, and immediate connection.
Stevie Ray’s Comedy Cabaret has been serving the Twin Cities with great entertainment and training for over 25 years. See the comedy cabaret every weekend at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres or try an improv class where you can learn new skills and stretch yourself.
The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts is a catalyst for the creation, presentation, education, enjoyment, and celebration of dance and the performing arts in the Twin Cities. It is home to 20 leading dance and performing arts organizations.