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Out-of-Town - Nov. 29

Out of town


Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

501 W. 78th St.

“Our Hometown Christmas Pageant,” through Dec. 30; “Bye Bye Birdie,” through March 30, 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.

Wynonna’s Rockin Christmas, Sunday

Wayne Brady, Dec. 30


Minneapolis Institute of Arts

2400 Third Ave. S.

China’s Terracotta Warriors: The First Emperor’s Legacy, runs through Jan. 20, 2013; 612-870-3131,

The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts

528 Hennepin Ave.

The Nutcracker According to Mother Goose, Dec. 8-9;


Grand Casino Mille Lacs

777 Grand Ave.

Wynonna’s Rockin Christmas, Friday

Wayne Brady, Dec. 29


Plymouth Playhouse

2705 Annapolis Lane

“Christmas on the Ranch: A Cowboy Musical” through Jan. 13, 2013, tickets are available by calling 763-553-1600 or going online at


Mystic Lake Casino

2400 Mystic Lake Blvd.

Cirque Dreams: Winter Wonderland, Friday-Saturday; Kenny Rogers, Dec. 16; Styx, Dec. 28; Beach Boys, Dec. 31; The Second City Laughing Matters, Jan. 19, 2013; Big & Rich, Jan. 26, 2013; More information by contacting Mystic Box Office at 952-496-6563 or go to


Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center

“A Christmas Carol,” Friday-Saturdays through Dec. 9; Bavarian Musikmeisters, Sunday 320-259-5463 or


Science Museum of Minnesota

120 W. Kellogg Boulevard

“Tornado Alley” runs through June 20, 2013, in the Omnitheater; More information go to or call 651-221-9444.


Northern Lights Casino

6800 Y Frontage Rd. N.W.

Jerrod Niemann, Dec. 8

Six 9’s, 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