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The Underground is general admission. There is no visual obstruction, this is a 150-seat theatre that can be reconfigured Want to produce a show? Click here!




Some Sneaky Sheep and Other Tales by Chris Monroe

Performed by the Theatre for Young Audiences

MAY 28 & 29, 2016

A world premiere original script following the adventures of Chico Bon Bon, Bug on a Bike, Sneaky Sheep, and other beloved characters created by Duluth author Chris Monroe!

The beloved illustrations come to life with this interactive literacy adaptation of Monroe's classic picture books performed by the Theatre for Young Audiences ensemble.

TICKETS: Adults - $14 | Youth/Students - $12

Make  it a Depot Deal: Any child who rides the trains at the Historic Union Depot can see the show for half-off the regular ticket price. Simple show your train ticket to the box office that day.




Take It With You:

Season 3, Episode 3

JUNE 21 @ 7:30pm (Doors open at 7pm)


What is Take It With You? Set in a watering hole on the shores of Lake Superior,  this live radio play and podcast follows Blake Thomas and a colorful group of his multi-talented pals, patrons & employees as they stumble through each new 60-minute adventure, filled with original music, laughs, sound effects, conversation & beer swilling!

TICKETS: $15 per person




Poets of the North Country

MAY 25 @ 5:30pm | Poetry reading at 6pm

The Duluth Dylan Fest is pleased to annouce an incredible line-up for the Poets of the North County event. M.C. is Jeffery Woolverton (Black Umbrella Books). Readings by Duluth Poet Laureate Jim Johnson, Past Poet Laureate Barton Sutter, and local poet Ellie Schoenfeld. Keynote by Minnesota auhor and publisher David Pichaske, author of Song of the North Country, followed by reading by local poets including Gary Boelhauser, Michelle Matthees, Julie Gard, Liz Minette, Nicholas Nelson, Jan Chronister, and more.

The event will get underway with a reception at 5:30pm, and a poetry reading begins at 6 p.m.

Free and open to the public.





The Last Five Years January 28 - February 6

11th Annual Short Shorts Film Festival February 27

Gilbert & Sullivan's Iolanthe March 3-6

Motherhood Out Loud March 17-19

Rough Magic: A theatrical celebration of Shakespeare's First Folio April 7-9

Nine August 4-20




What's happening in The Underground? LOTS!

The mission of The Underground is to serve the community as a meeting place for culture and conversation, for arts and education, offering diverse programming to foster the artistic and intellectual life of Northern Minnesota.


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