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Coffee on the Corner

Coffee on the Corner
You've probably heard our expansion is well underway, a process continuing through early 2021. Stop by 38th & Pleasant for Coffee On the Corner, 8:15am this Fri. 9/18 & Wed. 9/23. Meet folks from our Stahl Construction team, get updates on the project's progress (+ free coffee),Read more

[Virtual] Groundbreaking

[Virtual] Groundbreaking
The Center for Performing Arts is thrilled to invite you to our [Virtual] Groundbreaking, 12pm CT Thursday, July 23! Join us for an expansion update by CFPA leader Jackie Hayes! The first in a series of virtual open houses, this first event will provide an overview andRead more

Expansion [Virtual] Open House

Expansion [Virtual] Open House
The Center for Performing Arts is thrilled to invite you to our first Expansion [Virtual] Open House, 4pm CST Friday, May 15! Join us for an expansion update by CFPA leader Jackie Hayes! The first in a series of virtual open houses, this first event will provideRead more

Announcing: 2020 Works in Process Resident Artists

Announcing: 2020 Works in Process Resident Artists

CFPA is delighted to announce the three artists selected for our 2020 Works in Process Residency: José A. Luis, Megan Mayer, and Margaret Ogas. With the support of free rehearsal space, a mentor specifically chosen for this project, and a public presentation and audience conversation, these three artists

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Presenting: Keith Hennessy and Taja Will in conversation/improvisation

Presenting: Keith Hennessy and Taja Will in conversation/improvisation

cfpa and The Performance Collective present: Keith Hennessy and Taja Will in an open-ended, interactive, and unresolved conversation and improvisation about life and art, in an ever complexifying and intersectional landscape. Saturday, February 1st, from 8-9:30 pm. Pay what you can donation (at the door.) Reserve your

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Call for Spring 2020 Resident Artists

Call for Spring 2020 Resident Artists

For Works in Process in all performance modalities including theatre, dance, music, spoken word, community-engaged performance, and new (performance-based) media The Performance Collective, located at cfpa, is looking for up to three Twin Cities-based artists at any stage in their careers to bring an existing piece and/or

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Announcing: Keith Hennessy Workshop

Announcing: Keith Hennessy Workshop

The Performance Collective, located at cfpa, is excited to welcome Keith Hennessy to the Twin Cities for a movement workshop, January 31st-Feb 1st, 2020. Dancing Magic Together, a.k.a. responding to the material and psychological terrorism of neoliberal capital during a political era of intensified polarization with rigorously

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Open Doors 38th & Grand: Join us!

Open Doors 38th & Grand: Join us!

Center for Performing Arts provides access for professional artists and inspired community members of all ages, experiences, and traditions to stretch their bodies and minds together.  Cfpa will open the doors to our Sunroom Dance Studio from noon-4 pm on Saturday, August 24th, as part of Open

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Artist Reflections: Nora Montañez

Artist Reflections: Nora Montañez

Nora Montañez Patterson is a Twin Cities theater artist, in residence at cfpa this spring as part of our Works in Process artist residency. Nora has used this residency to continue to work on her interactive, bilingual, multi-media storytelling experience, “Sabor a Mi,” which lays bare the human

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April Sellers and cfpa: Long-term Residency Announced

April Sellers and cfpa: Long-term Residency Announced

cfpa and April Sellers Dance Collective to embark on a nine-month residency to build new work and to deepen artistic process. “Choreographer April Sellers has developed new work out of cfpa for 18 years,” said cfpa Executive Director Jackie Hayes. “Time and space are incredibly valuable (and

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