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TCA Producing Artistic Director / Deputy Director for Arts & Culture
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FLIGHT* - An Immersive Theatre Installation
by Vox Motus
January 17 – February 1, 2020
based on the novel Hinterland by Caroline Brothers and adapted by Oliver Emanuel
Two young orphaned brothers embark on a desperate odyssey to freedom and safety. With their small inheritance stitched into their clothes, they set off on an epic journey across Europe, in a heart-wrenching road story of terror, hope, imagination and survival. Mixing graphic novel with exquisite diorama, FLIGHTdraws you into its fragile miniature world and immerses you in a gripping story of two children lost in dangerous lands.
*Please be advised that guests may encounter a brief scenario depicting sexual violence. Not suitable for all ages. Parental discretion is advised.
TITO PUENTE, JR. WITH THE RICO MONACO BAND
This event has been cancelled for February 15,
check back for possible rescheduling.
$20 - $38 / $50 VIP (includes pre-show reception)
Following in his father’s footsteps, passionate Latin & jazz bandleader Tito Puente, Jr. has joined forces with international sensations, The Rico Monaco Band. Together they bring a high-energy concert of hits from Tito Puente, Santana, Juanes and all of the Latin Rock Legends that will have you dancing all night.
ORANGE FLOWER WATER
written by Craig Wright
directed by Ralph Remington
March 13 - 28, 2020
$25 ($10 preview)
Married couples David and Cathy Calhoun and Brad and Beth Youngquist live with their children in the relatively peaceful town of Pine City, Minnesota. David and Beth, after years of maintaining a platonic friendship, begin an affair with upending consequences. In this brutally honest drama, we see the painfully intense real-time unraveling of both marriages and, eventually, the construction of a very fragile but authentic new beginning for everyone concerned.
DISRUPT FEST. Live Mashup. No Boundaries.
March 20 & 21, 2020
On Sale Soon
This year’s annual festival highlights include 90’s hip-hop & Freestyle legends Coolio and Rob Base and a mashup of super-charged experiences.
LEGENDS OF FREESTYLE featuring Coolio and Rob Base
March 21, 2020
$20 - $30
You’re invited to an old school throwdown featuring 90’s Hip-Hop and Freestyle legends Coolio and Rob Base.
JOAN OSBORNE / THE WEEPIES
April 4, 2020
$25 - $58
ONE UNBELIEVABLE NIGHT! Joan Osborne is a multi-platinum selling recording artist and seven-time GRAMMY-nominated soulful artist. Indie pop-folk duo, The Weepies is the product of married singer-songwriters Deb Talan and Steve Tannen who have more than a million records sold and 100+ million streams on Spotify. The two multi-talented artists come together for a season-ending indie-rock, acoustic and soulful, double bill night of music.