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    "Three Men on a Horse" is a fun ride of a play at Coach House Theatre

    Nov. 28, 2014, 8 a.m., Posted by rdurbin

    And they're off! The cast of Coach House Theatre's "Three Men on a Horse" gallops delightfully through the fast-pace, quick-witted comedy set in 1930s New Jersey. The play, written by John Cecil Holm and veteran Broadway play director George Abbott, takes up the tale of a mild-mannered writer of greeting...

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    Springboard for the Arts' Laura Zabel arrives at We Day

    Nov. 26, 2014, 7:58 p.m., Posted by Valerie Nahmad

    By Laura Zabel, Springboard for the Arts This month I had the opportunity to give a short speech at We Day in Minnesota. We Day is “an annual series of stadium-sized events, We Day brings together world-renowned speakers and performers with tens of thousands of youth to kick-start a year...

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    Patricia Kopatchinskaja performs Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in D Minor

    Nov. 26, 2014, 7:51 p.m., Posted by Valerie Nahmad

    By Stephen Sokolouski, The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Patricia Kopatchinskaja’s tenure as an Artistic Partner began last weekend with concerts in Uptown Minneapolis, Eden Prairie, and Mahtomedi. The remarkable performances captivated audiences—Pioneer Press critic Rob Hubbard described the first night as an “adrenaline-fueled thrill ride of a concert, one that...

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