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OUT OF TOWN - Sept. 13

Out of town


Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

501 W. 78th St.

“XANADU,” through Sept. 29, main stage; box office, 800-362-3515,


Old Log Theater

5175 Meadville St.

“Perfect Wedding,” runs through Feb. 9; 952-474-5951,


Grand Casino Hinckley Events

and Convention Center

777 Lady Luck Dr.

Smokey Robinson, Friday

Vicki Lawrence & Mama: A Two-Woman Show, Oct. 13

Wynonna’s Rockin Christmas, Dec. 2

Wayne Brady, Dec. 30


Minneapolis Institute of Arts

2400 Third Ave. S.

Rembrandt in America, ends Sunday; China’s Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor’s Legacy, opens Oct. 28; 612-870-3131,

The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts

528 Hennepin Ave.

Vocaldente, Saturday-Sunday; Arena Dances, Sept. 21-22;


Grand Casino Mille Lacs

777 Grand Ave.

Wynonna’s Rockin Christmas, Nov. 30

Wayne Brady, Dec. 29


Plymouth Playhouse

2705 Annapolis Lane

“A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement,” through Oct. 21, tickets are available by calling 763-553-1600 or going online at


Mystic Lake Casino

2400 Mystic Lake Blvd.

Comedian Bill Engvall, Oct. 6; Meat Loaf, Oct. 19; Anti-Social Comedy Tour, Nov. 3; Cirque Dreams: Winter Wonderland, Nov. 21-Dec. 1; More information by contacting Mystic Box Office at 952-496-6563 or go to


Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center

“Hairspray,” Sept. 7-16; 320-259-5463 or


Science Museum of Minnesota

120 W. Kellogg Boulevard

“Tornado Alley” opens Sept. 28 in the Omnitheater; More information go to or call (651) 221-9444.

Ordway Center of the Performing Arts

345 Washington St.

Billy Elliot, the Musical, runs one week opening Oct. 9; tickets are $35. Ticket office by calling 651-224-4222 or


Northern Lights Casino

6800 Y Frontage Rd. N.W.

Rockin Fall Break: Great White, Nelson and Dokken, Sept. 21-22

Chef Robert Irvine, Oct. 7

Cocktailstevie, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Friday-Saturday, in the Caberet.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889