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Mixed Blood Chosen as "Best Theater for Diversity"
The Star Tribune named Mixed Blood the "Best Theater for Diversity," in their 2015 Best of Minnesota line-up applauding the breadth of ideas covered this season's performances and stating that it "stands out in a long history of Mixed Blood’s dedication to being a theater for everyone."
Twin Cities Playwrights in Residence
The Star Tribune interviews Mellon Foundation Playwrights in Residence Kira Obolensky (Ten Thousand Things) and Aditi Kapil (Mixed Blood) to look at their experience being embedded in the organizations' every day activities.
Colossal Named 2015 Best Play by City Pages
We are honored that Colossal has been chosen as the City Pages 2015 Minneapolis Best Play. City Pages writes "Mixed Blood Theatre took a big chance and reaped major rewards with the risky Colossal."
Announcing Our 40th Anniversary Season!
Mixed Blood Theatre has inhabited the historic firehouse on the West Bank for 40 years and is celebrating its anniversary with the first phase of a major venue renovation, a revitalized commitment to its West Bank community, and an ambitious season of new work!
All 2015-16 mainstage offerings are substantive—in scope of content, artistry, cast size, theatrical ambition, and societal aspirations. Next season will be one of big ideas at Mixed Blood, from the daring racial politics of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ An Octoroon, to the wide swath of bold new Latino voices making up DJ Latinidad's Latino Dance Party, to the hilarious social commentary of Kristoffer Diaz’s The Upstairs Concierge, Mixed Blood Theatre’s 2015-16 Season serves as a vibrant reminder of why this theatre thrives “at the intersection of virtuosity & social change.” Season Memberships and Guaranteed Admission are on sale now.