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The Underground is general admission. There is no visual obstruction, this is a 150-seat theatre that can be reconfigured

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Take It With You:

Season 3, Episode 6

SEPTEMBER 20 @ 7:30pm (Doors open at 7pm)

Don't know about 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!

Advice from local leaders, authors, experts, and business owners, plus performances from regional guest artists, round out every show captured in front of a live audience at The Underground Theatre in Duluth, Minnesota.

TICKETS: $15 per person





Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde November 10-19

Green Day's American Idiot February 2-18

Gilbert & Sullivan's Ruddigore March 2-11

Clown Bar March 30-April 8

The Importance of Being Earnest May 18-27

Cabaret August 3-19


Halloween Freak Out: The Rocky Horror Picture Show & Hedwig and the Angry Inch October 20-31, 2016

12th Annual Short Shorts Film Festival March 18, 2017

What She Said One-Act Festival June 22-24, 2017 (Now accepting submissions!)

*Become a Wild Card member, and see 6 shows for the price of 5. Wild Card membership does not include tickets to the special events. Buy your Wild Card here.*





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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