Howie Day's emotionally resonant lyrics and inventive melodies have earned him both critical praise and a legion of devoted fans. He is known for his energetic, heartfelt shows, where he connects with audiences through the strength of his songwriting and his quirky sense of humor. Day's warm tenor voice "soars into fluttering, high registers, but also grates with real, pleading grit," as one critic put it. After sales of over a million albums and two Top 10 hits, Day is back on the road showcasing old favorites, as well as new material from his upcoming studio release.
My Fair Lady
The story, the songs, the characters - you know and love them. Now, for the first time in Guthrie history, see them come to life in a spectacular, new production. Professor Henry Higgins loves language. Cockney flower girl Eliza Doolittle yearns to speak like a lady. Sparks fly when his curiosity and her determination launch a daring social experiment designed to turn a lower-class ugly duckling into a high-society swan - with unexpected results for both of them.
St. Paul Saints vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes
The Winnipeg Goldeyes are a professional baseball team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in Canada. The Goldeyes play in the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball, which is not affiliated with Major League Baseball.
The Book Of Mormon
The New York Times calls it "the best musical of this century." Washington Post says, "It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals." And Entertainment Weekly says, "grade A: the funniest musical of all time." Jon Stewart of "The Daily Show" calls it "a crowning achievement. So good it makes me angry." It's The Book of Mormon, the nine time TonyŽ Award-winning Best Musical from the creators of "South Park." Contains explicit language.
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Tim McGraw & Ryan Kinder
Tim McGraw returns to the Minnesota State Fair on the heels of three consecutive No. 1 smash hits and a sold out tour in 2013. Throughout his career, McGraw has sold more than 40 million albums, won three Grammy Awards, 15 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards and 10 American Music Awards while simultaneously maintaining a parallel career as a successful actor in such films as The Blind Side, which was nominated for an Academy Award, Country Strong, Flicka, Friday Night Lights and the upcoming Disney production, Tomorrowland.