The Rubicon

Pandemics and creativity: a blessing or curse?

Edvard Munch, the Norwegian painter, contracted the Spanish Flu in 1919, used this experience as creative inspiration for a painting titled Self-Portrait with the Spanish Flu.
April 21, 2020
The history of pandemics offers examples of artists that channeled enhanced creativity in the midst of crisis.

Classical Actors Ensemble will inhabit Huss Center stage to perform As You Like It

The Classical Actors Ensemble will visit St.Paul Academy and Summit School to perform As You Like It.
February 15, 2017
The Classical Actors Ensemble will perform As You Like It for SPA on the Huss Center stage on Feb. 15. Students in Shakespeare, ninth graders, and those with period 4 free are welcome to attend.

The Guthrie’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream delivers spirited performance

Puck (Michaelson) dances with the Fairy Queen (Kadri).
February 26, 2015
Tyler Michaelson embodies Puck in his performance, and along with the rest of the cast, delivers a spirited yet complex comedy.

Propeller is a breath of fresh air for Guthrie audiences

Propeller is a breath of fresh air for Guthrie audiences
April 9, 2013

Propeller came to the Guthrie prepared to wow and confuse audiences. The London-based acting troupe travels around the world, and made their way to the Twin Cities this month. This group performs Shakespeare...

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