Mixed Blood Theatre

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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." 

Our Mission

Mixed Blood Theatre, a professional, multi-racial company, promotes cultural pluralism and individual equality through artistic excellence, using theater to address artificial barriers that keep people from succeeding in American society.


Our Vision

To be the definitive destination where theater artists and audiences representing the global village can create and share work that spawns a ripple effect of social change and revolutionizes access to theater.


Our Core Values

Pluralism
Mixed Blood’s programming, audience, artists, board and staff model a plurality of coexisting peoples that makes the broadest range of human differences acceptable to the largest number of people.

Excellence
The company’s evolution is toward better programs and operations that ensure artistic excellence, operational efficiency and financial solvency.

Egalitarian
Mixed Blood offers an environment of transparency and consideration that is in keeping with the company’s mission of individual equality.

Predictably Unpredictable
Mixed Blood advances its artistry and mission through the selection and production of bold, new, and risk-taking programming.

Broad Focus
Mixed Blood connects its decisionmaking to a broader perspective by asking and answering “how does each significant decision advance Mixed Blood, its communities, and the regional theatre movement?”