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Minneapolis Theatre Garage
Corner of Lyndale and Franklin 711 West Franklin Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55405
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"Street Scene"
38 ratings
4.7 average rating
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24 events
7 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 08 2011

An all-around excellent production. Great acting and directing.

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4 reviews
9 stars
attended Jul 15 2011

The issues this play addresses are so relevant today that you would have thought this was written last year. The acting was absolutely superb, some of the best I've seen in the Twin Cities (and that's saying a lot since I think the calibre of...continued

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2 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 08 2011

Truly unique - very compelling and moving. The actors were all top rate and the direction was top notch. I liked the set and the intimacy of the theater space. In my minds eye it's right up there with the best the Guthrie has to offer - a...continued

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Directed by Craig Johnson

Ambitious and groundbreaking for its time, Street Scene is strikingly relevant more than 80 years after its premiere. Street Scene explores the intertwined lives of the inhabitants of a New York City tenement and the adjacent neighborhood street in the late 1920s. Surprisingly intimate, natural and humorous, Street Scene reminds audiences of the nobility, passions and human failings common to all. By placing in stark relief the disparities between rich and poor, the flawed attitudes toward newcomers, the drive to create a better life, and the simple yearning for kindness and love, the play prompts viewers to recognize the same stories taking place today just down their own block.