The Kenwood Symphony Orchestra presents a free classical concert featuring two works by American composers. First on the program is Copland’s Appalachian Spring. Next on the program, Helen Chang-Haertzen will be the featured soloist performing Korngold’s Violin Concerto in D Major, with accompaniment by the Kenwood Symphony Orchestra.
Arts & Performance
World’s Largest Youth Juggling Group Celebrates 21th Annual Juggle Jam
Over 90 jugglers from Twin Cities-based JUGHEADS to perform on May 17th-18th
Juggle Jam, a popular, family-event featuring the cast of the world’s largest youth juggling group returns for the 21th straight year on May 17th-18th. The show will include over 90 members of the JUGHEADS Youth Juggling Company in an energetic, music-filled performance at Hopkins High School.
This year’s show has it all: rhythm, drama, comedy, dex
There’s always something you haven’t seen before at the Edina Art Fair. With 280 artists this year, if you’re looking for something beautiful, quirky, useful or just plain fun, you’ll find it here. If not, there’s always the beer garden and food trucks.
Art Girls for Questscope is a unique event that will bring together art enthusiasts and philanthropists across the Twin Cities in support of refugee and marginalized youth. Join us for a night of art, food, and drinks with people on a mission to ensure all children have the chance to learn, grow, and hope.
Delve into the world of music and have a play time at a fun, yet unique educational experience that initiates the development of skills in a creative environment. From composition to jazz to Korean drumming, there’s a variety of different camps suited for every type of aspiring musician.
Experienced teaching artists are excited to make music with students who love music—blending high quality instruction with fun in the classrooms. With over 35 summer camps to choose from, there is something for everyone at any age and every music level. Ages three-adult.
Based on the book by Tony Award winner Steven Levenson, Dear Evan Hansen is a heart-wrenching musical about a high school boy who makes a daring gambit to fit in. Catch the musical reviewers are raving about before it’s gone. Ages 12 and up.
Taiwanese pianist Gloria Shih and St. Paul based violinist Marc Levine will perform pieces by modern classical composers who have melded traditional composition with jazz style. The Baroque Room in Lowertown will also host art by New York’s Jenny Lin. All ages.
For 57 years, the Minnesota Boychoir has been helping boys from all walks of life learn musicianship and community and have performed all over the world. All four of their ensembles will be performing both traditional and secular pieces. All ages.
Jam along with the Edina Chorale as they perform popular songs from Tony award-winning Broadway musicals, nostalgic tunes from the past few decades and current chart-topping hits. All ages.