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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Spotlight on the Arts: Lavender Panic, the Twin Cities’ LGBTQ improv troupe

Since their inception, Lavender Panic has performed as part of several different events, most recently “Improv-A-Go-Go,” Huge Theater's Sunday night Pay What You Can...

Spotlight on the Arts: Uprising Theatre Company

Uprising Theatre Company came onto my radar during Mixed Blood's run of Hir last year where Artistic Director Shannon TL Kearns spoke about the...

Spotlight on the Arts: Gender Tender

Gender Tender is a truly fascinating and uplifting performance art duo (and real life couple!)and I've seen them perform a couple of different times...

Spotlight on the Arts: Oliver Schminkey

As a trauma survivor, the first time I heard Oliver Schminkey's poem Two Twin Beds, I was haunted in the best possible way for...

OUTspoken: An Open Mic for the Rest of Us

As a queer person, I am all too familiar with the pressure to find your queer family, your queer space, and your queer voice...

Spotlight On the Arts: Kevin “Kaoz” Moore

As an elementary school student in Cleveland in the early 1980’s, Kevin Moore never cared much for kids’ books. “I wanted to read grown...

Spotlight on the Arts: 20% Theatre Company Twin Cities

Claire Avitabile, founder and executive artistic director of 20% Theatre Company Twin Cities, did not anticipate that she would end up founding a major...

Spotlight on the Arts: B.O.Y.F. (Before Others, Yourself Forever!)

Synth-bass-drums (and occasional banjo) trio B.O.Y.F. (Before Others, Yourself Forever!) brought a healthy dose of quirk and queerness to an UnderCurrentMPLS-curated show at the...

Spotlight on the Arts: Sarah McPeck

The Column’s Spotlight on the Arts features artists and organizations that have had an impact on the arts in Minnesota. If you are an...

Spotlight on the Arts: One Voice Mixed Chorus

TheColu.mn’s Spotlight on the Arts features artists and organizations that have had an impact on the arts in Minnesota. If you are an artist...