Performing Arts

Global Taxi Driver

Inspired by the real life experiences of drivers from the Twin Cities, Global Taxi Driver uncovers a unique view of the world from behind the wheel of a cab.

Take A Look


Young performers, multiple genres, all-ages. 3 Bands. 3 Hours. 3 Bucks.More

The Blacker the Berry ...

Featuring performances and visual art by over 50 women of color.

B-Girl Be

Intermedia Arts' internationally renowned multimedia celebration of women in hip-hop.

The Joint Project

Build. Explore. Create. Welcome to The JOINT Project: a kinesthetic collaboration among artists.


A provocative look at the "N" word through the female lens.

Political Theatre Festival: In America We Trust

The 13th Annual Political Theater Festival.

Artifact Traffic

Artifact Traffic is a multidisciplinary storytelling performed by Native American artists and friends through spoken word, live visual art, film, animation, dance and music.

Family Art Day

Creative Fun-Making for All Ages!

Catalyst Series

Sparking dialogue and social change with new performing arts, visual arts and films!


Dance performances exploring female archetypes, queer performance, and the gender spectrum.

ROOTED: Hip Hop Choreographers’ Evening

The first and only choreographers’ evening focused on Hip Hop dance and its roots.

Climbing PoeTree

Two boundary-breaking soul sisters interweave spoken word, hip hop, and ...

Refugee Nation

unites people around themes of change, loss, struggle, healing, and the unrelenting strength of the human spirit.

Palabras al viento

Deborah Elias takes the lush and thrilling beauty of flamenco into a place where ecstatic events unfold.

Open Stages

The stage is yours. What will you share?


In a ...

Word Becomes Flesh

Complexities and contradictions surrounding race and gender in America.

Summer Arts Institutes for Teens

Youth + Art + Leadership = Summer Arts Institutes for Teens!

Outside the Circle

An exploration of love and what happens when we internalize society’s phobias.

Open Kitchen

A unique twist on Community Potluck, hosted by cook-in-residence, Mero Cocinero Karimi. 

Confessions of a Lazy Hmong Woman

May Lee Yang discovers The Rules for Being Good Hmong Girl.

28 Days of Good Energía

28 days of arts events celebrating culture, joy, and the revolutionary act of eating together

Refugee Nation

A generation struggles to heal from the traumas of a secret war.

Indigenous Voices

Performance series exploring Indigenous identity, rights, struggles, and experiences.

Indigenous Voices

Performance project that focuses on revising archived and embodied Cherokee Two-Spirit/GLBTQ memories.

Potluck of Ideas

Community Potluck exploring the state of America today


Journey into the passions of hip-hop with international icons Rokafella and Kwikstep.

The America Project

Inspiring and igniting passionate ideals around citizenry, civic work, and active civic engagement.

¡Viva la Soul Power!

A PopUp Performance Restaurant where every day is Dia de Los Muertos!