Venue Details

6 Star Starred
Nimbus Theater
1517 Central Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413
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51 events
5 reviews
10 stars
Central Ave is closed just south of the theater, so come to the theater from the north.
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Lady Mondegreen
61 events
43 reviews
4 stars
Central Ave is closed off right near the theater, so if your coming from the south, you'll need to take 14th andgo to Monroe Ave. The detour signs are very confusing.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Where We're Born"
11 ratings
3.5 average rating
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29 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 14 2012

The strong language at the beginning of the play was a little off-putting, but I'm so glad that I stayed with the play. I have never been so moved at a production-- tears streaming down my face-- and even a week later, I find myself wondering what...continued

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14 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 14 2012

The acting in this difficult portrayal of what life can be like in a small town was spot on, incredible. Intense & each actor carried their role so strong. Thanks for offering this production.

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8 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 13 2012

Not a dramatic experience for everyone. Language and sexual content may offend some, but I think the grittiness is an accurate reflection of the dramatic environment the playwright is attempting to establish.
The cast was strong and compelling. ...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Cooper’s strong ensemble gives Thurber’s dialogue life … Becka Linder’s Franky is a masterful portrayal of the high school beauty facing a lifetime of diminishing returns, while Anthony Neuman creates a Tony that’s a complicated blend of paternalism, insecurity and burgeoning violence.” —Star Tribune
Read a preview of the show on Minneapolis City Pages.


Featuring Seth Conover, Becka Linder, Lindsay Marcy, Anthony Neuman, and John T. Zeiler

_Please be aware that this play contains strong language, drug use/smoking, violence and sexual content.