Euan Kerr

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MPR Cutting Ties With Longtime Business Partner Garrison Keillor

Thursday, December 07, 2017

Last week, Minnesota Public Radio announced it was severing ties with Prairie Home Companion host Garrison Keillor. Separating long-term business arrangements also carries emotional baggage.

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After Outcry, Sculpture Depicting Dakota Tragedy To Be Dismantled, Burned

Thursday, June 01, 2017

Sam Durant's sculpture Scaffold is a commentary on capital punishment in the U.S. But it depicted the mass hanging of 38 members of the Dakota Nation and the community was outraged.

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A Haunting '60s Film About Mental Illness And Incarceration Becomes A Ballet

Friday, April 28, 2017

Frederick Wiseman's controversial 1967 documentary Titicut Follies exposed conditions at Bridgewater State Hospital in Massachusetts. Fifty years later, the filmmaker, now 87, has adapted it to dance.

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Exhibition Celebrates Merce Cunningham And His Choreography Of Chance

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Cunningham was always looking for new ways to move — that's why he used "chance operations" (rolling dice or tossing coins) to put a piece together.

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Even Scarier Than The Book Or Movie: 'The Shining' Is Now An Opera

Thursday, May 12, 2016

"Stephen King's original novel is all about love, death and power," says Pulitzer-winning composer Paul Moravec. "And those are the three foundational components for an opera."

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After Thaw, Minnesota Orchestra Returns To Cuba

Sunday, May 17, 2015

The Minnesota Orchestra plays Havana this weekend. It's the first professional U.S. orchestra to perform in Cuba since the United States and the island nation began the process of normalization last December. For the musicians, this trip is about healing — both diplomatically and for themselves.

The trip is also ...

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