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Out-Of-Town Jan. 3

Out of town


Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

501 W. 78th St.

“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.

The Righteous Brothers’ Bill Medley, Feb. 15

The Grits and Glamour Tour — Lorrie Morgan & Pam Tillis, March 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.

B-Boy J-Sun, Jan. 18-19; Minnesota Concert Opera, Jan. 25 and 27;


Grand Casino Mille Lacs

777 Grand Ave.

A Tribute to Johnny Cash, The Man in Black, Feb. 2

America’s Diamond Inspired By Neil Diamond — Starring Jay White, Feb. 24

Easton Corbin, March 23


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.

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

Company Northcrest to present “Tour De Danse Passport to Europe,” Jan. 19; “Dancing With Many Voices,” Jan. 25;


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.

Trixter, 6 p.m. Jan. 12; Winger, 9 p.m. Jan. 12

John Michael Montgomery, Jan. 26

Atlantis, 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