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Peavey Plaza tonight cancelled due to rain

by marlina at 3:48 pm 2008-09-02
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Peavey Plaza events from 3 PM-Midnight on Tuesday, Sept. 2 are cancelled due to rain and wind.  

Everybody go to the Black Dog Cafe Block Party

Sharon Hayes talk at MCAD

by mediachef at 8:33 am 2008-09-02
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New York artist Sharon Hayes is mounting large-scale public performances titled Revolutionary Love 1: I Am Your Worst Fear and Revolutionary Love 2: I Am Your Best Fantasy at both the Republican and Democratic national conventions. Hayes will lead a post-production conversation about this project and her work in video, performance, and installation.

The talk is copresented by the Walker Art Center and Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Sharon Hayes’ Revolutionary Love 2: I Am Your Best Fantasy is presented by Creative Time with the Walker Art Center and the UnConvention. Revolutionary Love 2: I Am Your Best Fantasy is a part of Democracy in America, a national public art initiative organized by Creative Time.

Spark24 Schedule

by mediachef at 1:05 pm 2008-08-30
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Saturday

Peavey Plaza

5-5:30 pm
WELCOME AND MINNESOTA ORCHESTRA

5:45-6:15
VOCALESSENCE

6:30-7:00 pm
HISTORY THEATRE

7:15-7:45
MINNESOTA OPERA

8-8:30 pm
FUEGO FLAMENCO

8:45-9:15 pm
ZENON DANCE COMPANY

9:30-10 pm
ORDWAY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

10 PM-2 AM
spark24 travels to over 60 venues downtown MINNEAPOLIS FEATURING LIVE, LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT. SEE THE VENUES PAGE FOR A LIST OF PARTICIPATING VENUES AND VISIT THEIR WEBSITES FOR DETAILS ON FEATURED ENTERTAINMENT.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 31

ORCHESTRA HALL

2 AM-6:30 AM

2-2:30 am
THE ALARMISTS

2:45-3:30 am
CLOUD CULT

3:45-4:15
CHRIS KOZA

4:30-5
WHITE LIGHT RIOT

5:15-5:45
LUCY MICHELL & THE VELVET LAPELLES

6–6:30
THE NEW CONGRESS

PEAVEY PLAZA

6AM-9AM

***You are invited to enjoy a complimentary sunrise breakfast beginning at 6 AM on Peavey Plaza, compliments of Caribou Coffee, Malt-O-Meal, and Kemp’s. Quantities may be limited.

6-6:30 am
JAMES GREAR & COMPANY

6:45-7:15 am
TEN65

7:30-8 am
ONE VOICE MIXED CHORUS

8:15-8:45 am
TWIN CITIES GAY MEN’S CHORUS

9-9:30 am
THE CHILDREN’S THEATRE COMPANY

9:45-10:15
BRAVE NEW WORKSHOP

10:30-11 am
JAZZ IS NOW!

11:15-11:45 am
TROUPE AMERICA’S CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES

12-12:30 pm
MU DAIKU

12:45-1:15 pm
ARENA DANCES

1:30-2 pm
BALLET MINNESOTA

2:15-2:45 pm
CHANHASSEN DINNER THEATRES

3-3:30 pm
BUFFALO GAL’S LEGENDARY LADIES

3:45 - 4:15 pm
ILLUSION THEATER

4:30-5 pm
UNL DANCE & DRILL TEAM