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The Guthrie presents a Freestyle Theatre production of U/G/L/Y, an original piece created and performed by Sha Cage»

The Guthrie Theater (Joseph Haj, Artistic Director) is proud to present a Freestyle Theatre production of U/G/L/Y, an original piece created and performed by Shá Cage. The second piece in a three-part trilogy about identity developed with director E.G. Bailey, U/G/L/Y is an energetic, emotional and impactful 80-minute examination of image. U/G/L/Y plays September 24-27, 2015 in the Dowling Studio. All tickets are $22 ($15 for preview performances) and are now on sale through the Guthrie Box Office at 612.377.2224, toll-free 877.44.STAGE, 612.225.6244 (Group Sales) and online at www.guthrietheater.org

The Guthrie presents Allegra J Lingo's THE GENEALOGY OF HAPPENSTANCE»

The Guthrie Theater (Joseph Haj, Artistic Director) is proud to present Allegra J Lingo’s The Genealogy of Happenstance, an original solo piece written and performed by Lingo, directed by Christopher Kehoe. A crowd favorite at the 2014 Minnesota Fringe Festival, The Genealogy of Happenstance is the first local presentation in the Guthrie’s 2015-2016 Dowling Studio season and plays September 17-20, 2015. All tickets are $22 ($15 for the preview performance) and are now on sale through the Guthrie Box Office at 612.377.2224, toll-free 877.44.STAGE, 612.225.6244 (Group Sales) and online at www.guthrietheater.org.

Artistic Director Joseph Haj announces additional programming and artists for 2015-2016 season»

The Guthrie Theater (Joseph Haj, Artistic Director) today announced additional programming and artists as part of the 2015-2016 season, including a curated series of four solo productions by nationally-known artists: Aaron Davidman's Wrestling Jerusalem, Jessica Dickey's The Amish Project, Taylor Mac's 24-Decade History of Popular Music: The 20th Century Abridged and Colman Domingo's A Boy and His Soul. Haj also announced veteran directorsLibby Appel, Valerie Curtis-Newton and Marcela Lorca will helm mainstage plays.

Guthrie Artistic Director Joseph Haj appoints Jeff Meanza as associate artistic director»

Guthrie Theater Artistic Director Joseph Haj has announced the appointment of Jeff Meanza as Associate Artistic Director. Meanza previously served as Associate Artistic Director under Haj's leadership at PlayMakers Repertory Company. 

Guthrie welcomes 10 actors from graduate training programs across the country»

The Guthrie Theater has proudly welcomed 10 actors from prestigious graduate training programs across the country to participate in A Guthrie Experience for Actors in Training, an eight-week summer program which introduces graduate actors to the Guthrie and the Twin Cities and builds a bridge between training and the profession. 

Due to popular demand, the Guthrie extends run of The Music Man»

The Guthrie Theater today announced that due to popular demand it will extend its smash hit production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man by one week, now playing through August 30. 

The Guthrie presents DeMayda'd, a Mu Performing Arts developmental work by and featuring pop funk musician Mayda»

The Guthrie Theater is proud to present a limited engagement of DeMayda'd, a Mu Performing Arts developmental work by and featuring Twin Cities pop funk musician Mayda, under the direction of Mu Artistic Director Randy Reyes. DeMayda'd plays two performances only, July 10-11, 2015 in the Dowling Studio.

Guthrie Theater announces casting for Sarah Ruhl's Stage Kiss»

The Guthrie Theater today announced casting for its production of Sarah Ruhl's critically acclaimed play, Stage Kiss, directed by Casey Stangl. Todd Gearhart and Stacia Rice to play ex-lovers in this summer's hottest romantic comedy.

Governor Mark Dayton proclaims June 6, 2015, Joe Dowling Day in Minnesota»

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has issued a proclamation declaring June 6, 2015, as Joe Dowling Day in the state of Minnesota. 

Guthrie Announces 2015-2016 Dowling Studio Presentations»

The Guthrie Theater today announced details and dates of the 2015-2016 Dowling Studio presentations, including new work by returning companies as well as first-time partnerships.