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Something About A Bear

Date: 04/12/2013

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Stoll Thrust Theatre Twin Cities,West Bank,Rarig Center

Cost: $5 for Students, $10 dollars for Everyone Else ($1 dollar ticket fee applies)


The Department of Theatre Arts & Dance, in collaboration with Theatre Novi Most, present the world premiere of Something About A Bear a modern fairy tale by well-known playwright Constance Congdon. Novi Most founders/artistic directors Lisa Channer and Vladimir Rovinsky will stage the production. Inspired by a beloved Russian story and reimagined in northern Minnesota, this tale features a mischievous wizard, a bear turned man, a cross-dressing princess, an epic snowstorm, and a tyrant king. Audiences ages 8-80 will delight in its magic, music, humor and heart. This production is part of Theatre Arts & Dance's Re-imagining Communirty Arts Partnerships (Ri-CAP) program.  The April 12 performance features a post-show discussion with the playwright, cast, and directors.


  • Name: Carrie Van Hallgren
  • E-mail: cvanhall@umn.edu
  • Sponsored by: Institute for Advanced Study, Theatre Arts & Dance


Parking is available in the 21st Avenue Ramp: http://www1.umn.edu/pts/park/facilities/21staveramp.html

Reservation Information:

Tickets can be purchased at tickets.umn.edu or by phone 612-624-2345


More information: http://theatre.umn.edu

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact Carrie Van Hallgren, cvanhall@umn.edu, 612-625-1052.

ASL interpreted performance is Friday, April 19 at 7:30pm.
Audio described performance is Saturday, April 20 at 7:30pm.

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