Venue Details

4 Star Starred
Nimbus Theater
1517 Central Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413
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I wore flip flops. .
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34 events
5 reviews
5 stars
attended Sep 24 2011

Great performance, nice space! Cast was wonderful! The play is smart, and very funny!

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10 reviews
5 stars
attended Sep 10 2011

The lead actress - Mame Pelletier was the best thing in the show! Her facial expressions were priceless! Supporting cast was very good - especially Alana LaBissioniere & Ben Layne. We had a fun time!

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 18 2011

We really enjoyed it. It was funny, but also told a good story. The acting was good and the theatre setting was very nice.

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Website

http://www.freshwatertheatre.com/bookofliz/

Description

Freshwater Theatre Company is proud to present The Book of Liz by acclaimed writer David Sedaris and his sister, actress and writer Amy Sedaris, starring Mame Pelletier and directed by Scot Moore at the new Nimbus Theatre in northeast Minneapolis!

Sister Elizabeth (Liz) Donderstock (of the Squeamish colony) is about to be squeezed out of her life’s work – making world class cheese balls that almost single-handedly fund the colony. Her midlife version of Rumspringa and her colony’s attempts to cope with her absence paint the backdrop for this smart comedy by the brilliant brother/sister duo of David and Amy Sedaris.

About the Ticket Supplier: Freshwater Theatre Company

Founded by the husband and wife team of Ben Layne and Ruth Virkus, with the help of fantastic colleagues and friends, Freshwater Theatre Company's motto is simple: we love good stories, told simply and told well. We believe that theatre can be transformative, revelatory, and educational, but we love it best when it's a good time, too. We like to entertain, and we promise a helluva ride.