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'Trouble in Mind' director offers timely take on race, bias at Guthrie »

The Star Tribune spoke with Valerie Curtis-Newton about her life, playwright Alice Childress and the ways in which “Trouble” resonates today.

Twin Cities arts leaders talk digital media, ticket prices, diversity and more »

On April 26, leaders of four of the Twin Cities' largest arts institutions, including Artistic Director Joseph Haj, tackled questions facing the arts community.


As the centerpiece of Haj’s community-based vision for the Guthrie – and with the support of an unprecedented, three-year grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation – Level Nine will become an inclusive hub of conversation, new voices and unforgettable art.

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Join a post-play discussion about TROUBLE IN MIND »

Post-play discussions follow select performances of Guthrie productions. No ticket is required to join the discussion portion and hear from actors, artists and theater staff about staging the production. View the schedule here.