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43 Star Starred
History Theatre
Between Cedar St. and Wabasha St. 30 East 10th St. St. Paul, MN 55101
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
Sadly there is not a moderately priced cafe/wine bar within 2 blocks. The nearby Radisson (maybe it's a Towne Court) has a very mediocre restaurant. On the corner is a LOUD place 'Waters....something' but I'm concerned that restauranteurs ignore needs of 'mature' people. I sincerely hope when St Paul redoes the former Macy's block, it includes a restaurant/bar similar - if not the same- as the old Rosewood Rm.
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27 events
14 reviews
3 stars
This family has been regulars at the History Theater for years. We have always parked in the ramp by the Children's Museum, just a block away. Now we are looking forward to taking the light rail from the burbs and avoiding parking all together. When the Central Corder opens in June, the train will stop literally at the door of the History Theatre. This tremendous venue will be incredibly accessible from anywhere the light rail goes or can be picked up!
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"Baby Case"
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4.3 average rating
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9 events
6 reviews
4 stars
attended Oct 11 2013

I love the History Theater, but the in-your-face superficiality of this tragedy bored and irritated me. I understand that "the press was over the top" was the point, but a little more variation from non-stop manic would have been a relief, and...continued

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25 events
14 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 10 2013

Interesting and well done. Well cast. The music and choreography were quite good. Good historical accuracy - except the hookers and lawyers scene - which contributed very little to the story. Well written songs capture the history, the circus...continued

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16 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Oct 11 2013

The cast is talented and "tight" - very impressed with the performances of everyone. Beautiful rich voices and clever choreography. It's a little weird to have this tragic event in history set to music, though it certainly pepped up a difficult...continued

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The running time is 2 hours, including one 15-minute intermission.