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Frankenstein – Playing with Fire 

This captivating retelling of Mary Shelley’s classic tale imagines an ethical, emotional dialogue between a dying Frankenstein and his Creature where they attempt to right their greatest wrongs.

Wurtele Thrust Stage
Now – October 27

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Two Degrees

Paleoclimatologist Emma Phelps arrives in Washington, D.C. to challenge some troubling shifts in policy only to discover that she must address her own anguish before she can save the planet and herself.

Dowling Studio
Now – October 21

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Coming soon

Noises Off

In this rip-roaring classic, the audience is treated to a hilarious behind-the-scenes peek at an acting troupe rehearsing and performing the farce Nothing On.

McGuire Proscenium Stage  

October 27 – December 16

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Hot Funky Butt Jazz

Hot Funky Butt Jazz tells the story of the creative and resilient personalities who stepped out of the shadows to defy racism and create an improvisational sound so unique, it changed music and culture forever.

Dowling Studio 
November 2–18

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Historical footage of the Guthrie

Miracle in Minnesota

Life called it “a miracle.” Newsweek said it was “conceivably the most important theater opening of a generation.” The New York Times called it “a cause for celebration.” Watch rare footage of Sir Tyrone Guthrie, the original steering committee responsible for building the highly anticipated theater and performances from the Guthrie’s inaugural season in this short film.  

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Directions & Parking

Parking and mass transit options

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Know Before You Go

First Timer's Guide

A guide to theater etiquette for new audience members

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Building Tours

Explore the history and heart of the Guthrie Theater

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