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Guthrie Director Joe Dowling Announces Farewell Season»

2014-2015 Season to include first-time productions of four acclaimed playwrights, Dowling's signature Shakespeare play, two classics of the theater canon, and an all-American musical. Dowling, the longest tenured artistic director in Guthrie history, fulfills 20 years at the helm, and will direct three productions in his final season.

Casting announced for the Guthrie Theater's production of Crimes of the Heart»

The Guthrie Theater today announced casting of the leading ladies for its first production of Beth Henley's Crimes of the Heart, an award-winning comedy with a Southern Gothic twist. Under the direction of Marcela Lorca, Crimes of the Heart will feature the talents of Maggie Chestovich, Georgia Cohen and Ashley Rose Montondo as the up-to-no-good sisters, and Sarah Agnew as their nosy know-it-all cousin Chick.

The Guthrie Theater presents a Walking Shadow Theatre Company production of The Three Musketeers»

The Guthrie Theater today announced it will welcome the return of Walking Shadow Theatre Company to the Dowling Studio with its production of The Three Musketeers, a crisp new adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' popular romance novel.

2014 Guthrie Summer Camps for Grades 2 to 12 now on sale»

With uniquely gifted instructors and a wide range of offerings, Summer Camps at the Guthrie are an ideal way to spend a week igniting passion for theater in young people grades 2-12; weeklong camps begin July 7 and continue through August 15. All levels are welcome.

Guthrie Theater to host 15th Annual Shakespeare Classic»

The Guthrie Theater will host the 15th Annual Shakespeare Classic on Sunday, April 27, offering young people ages 10 to 17 an opportunity to experience Hamlet. This annual event, tailored specifically for young audiences, features a specially prepared play program, $10 tickets to the 1 p.m. matinee performance and a post-play discussion in which actors from the show will engage with the audience.

Casting is announced for Hamlet and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead»

The Guthrie Theater and The Acting Company (TAC) reunite for a sixth year, presenting Shakespeare's Hamlet in repertory with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, a reworking of the same tragedy from the point of view of two minor characters. This two-week engagement April 22 - May 4, on the McGuire Proscenium Stage, will conclude a successful seven-month 42-city tour.

Casting announced for Carlyle Brown & Company's production of Abe Lincoln and Uncle Tom in the White House»

The Guthrie Theater today announced it will welcome the return of Carlyle Brown & Company with Abe Lincoln and Uncle Tom in the White House, a new play which imagines a meeting between two icons in life and literature - President Abraham Lincoln and Harriet Beecher Stowe's fictional character Uncle Tom. Written and directed by Carlyle Brown (Are You Now or Have You Ever Been...), this original piece will play from March 21-April 6, 2014 in the Dowling Studio.

Casting is announced for The Mountaintop»

On the heels of successful presentations of A Raisin in the Sun, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom and The Amen Corner, the Guthrie Theater welcomes the return of the acclaimed Penumbra Theatre Company with The Mountaintop - the recipient of the 2010 Olivier Award for Best New Play - written by Katori Hall and directed by Penumbra Founder and Co-Artistic Director Lou Bellamy.

Celebrate Valentine's Day at the Guthrie: Play, Shop and Dine!»

See the passionate love story Tristan & Yseult on stage, give your Valentine a season ticket package or unique gift from the Guthrie Store, or enjoy a romantic dinner at Sea Change.

Guthrie Theater announces Shakespeare Art Contest for Students in Grades 4 - 12»

The Guthrie Theater today announced a Shakespeare art contest for young people in grades 4 - 12 tied into the presentation of The Acting Company's production of Hamlet running April 23 - May 4, 2014. The contest will begin February 4, with a submission period ending April 4 and a winner announced the week of April 7, 2014.