REVIEW: ‘La Cage’ will win your heart

Musicals are often about falling in love, but rarely about being in love. La Cage aux Folles, which opens April 20 at the Playhouse, is about the latter. There is something wonderful about seeing two people so deeply in love, and even with all the hysterical drag queens running around on stage, ultimately La Cage […]

Meet Tod Petersen in LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

For our musical production of La Cage Aux Folles, the Duluth Playhouse is proud to welcome visiting guest artist, Tod Petersen, to our stage for the first time! Tod is an actor, director, writer and teacher based in the Twin Cities, and has performed in a plethora of venues across the metro area. He was […]

Announcing the 2017-2018 Seasons!

The Duluth Playhouse is proud to announce its 2017-2018 seasons for its Main Stage, Underground, Children’s Theatre, and Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) series. This is a remarkable season because it also includes the inaugural season for the NorShor Theatre, projected to premiere its first performance in February 2018! Featuring six sensational titles in the Main […]

And the finalists for #SSFF2017 are…

One again, the Short Shorts Film Festival has gone international, while also pulling in films locally and nationally. This year’s submissions are: Festival goers will enjoy a cash bar and complimentary appetizers courtesy of Whole Foods Co-Op and Ignite Studio following the viewing of all films while votes are tallied. The night’s top three winners […]

REVIEW: Classic comedy charmingly captures a simpler time

Tolstoy once wrote: “Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” However, he never said anything about what crazy families are like, an omission that playwrights George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart explore in the charming You Can’t Take It With You, which opened February 9, 2017 at the […]

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