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Young People's: Carnival of the Animals
  • Thursday, 10:00am CST   Ical event icon
  • Saint-Saëns' masterpiece for two pianos and orchestra will feature Young People’s Concerto Competition winner Emma Taggart and her brother Jacob Taggart as soloists. Writer Shane Hawley will also perform his original poetry inspired by the magical Carnival of Animals.
  • Location: Minnesota Orchestra, Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN, USA - https://www.minnesotaorchestra.org/buy/tickets/browse-calendar/daterange/-?startdate=2019-3-1&enddate=2019-3-31-23:59
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Concert/Live Music 
Baby Storytime
  • Thursday, 10:30am CST-11:00am CST   Ical event icon
  • For children from birth to 24 months and their caregivers. Talk, sing, read, write and play together in a format especially designed for babies. Share books, stories, rhymes, music and movement.
  • Location: Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, MN, USA - https://hclib.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=branch_location_id:(MC)/event/5c5467a03d1aba3500456e60
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Community Events  Books/Readings 
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The Musical
  • Thursday, 1:00pm CST-3:00pm CST   Ical event icon
  • Roald Dahl’s amazing tale is now Minneapolis’ golden ticket! It’s the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” and “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,” alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray.
  • Location: Orpheum Theatre - https://hennepintheatretrust.org/theatres/orpheum-theatre/
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Performance Arts  Theater 
Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time Tour
  • Thursday, 7:00pm CST-8:45pm CST   Ical event icon
  • Three-time Grammy-nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, New York Times best-selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father of five, Jim Gaffigan brings The Quality Time Tour to the State Theatre. Known around the world for his unique brand of humor, Jim Gaffigan’s stand-up comedy tour largely revolves around fatherhood and Jim’s observations on life.
  • Location: State Theatre, Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Comedy 
Love and Other Social Diseases
  • Thursday, 7:30pm CST   Ical event icon
  • Catch the love bug with Brave New Workshop’s hilarious new sketch comedy show exploring dating, relationships, and love in the time of dating apps. Love and Other Social Diseases is Brave New Workshop’s 300th show, and you know what they say: 300th time’s the charm – in shows and Tinder matches! Starring the brilliant Lauren Anderson, Denzel Belin, Heather Meyer, Ryan Nelson, and Tom Reed, with musical direction by Jon Pumper and technical direction by Matthew Vichlach. Directed by Caleb McEwen.
  • Location: Brave New Workshop Theatre
  • Tag(s): Comedy  Theater 
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The Musical
  • Thursday, 7:30pm CST-9:30pm CST   Ical event icon
  • Roald Dahl’s amazing tale is now Minneapolis’ golden ticket! It’s the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” and “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,” alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray.
  • Location: Orpheum Theatre, Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Tag(s): Downtown Events  Performance Arts  Theater