FAMILY DINNER, featuring UA Teaching Artist Sarah Brown


Our Teaching Artists and Staff are involved in a wide range of professional projects outside of their work with Upstream Arts. Each month, we post opportunities to see their performances, exhibitions, and other events around the Twin Cities and beyond. Click on the links below to learn more.

Sarah Brown 
is performing in Family Dinner at HUGE Theater, every Saturday night at 8pm. Watch a bunch of improvisers play a dysfunctional family, reveal secrets, and eat real food on stage!

Charles Fraser will be performing in Driving Miss Daisy at the Jungle Theater. The wildly successful production has been extended to December 29. Charles is also leader of the improvisational troupe at Concordia University, The Miami Dolphins Improv Club. They will be performing as part of the Fall Student Showcase in EM Pearson Theatre on December 15.

Masanari Kawahara will perform in Nenkin Butoh Dan (粘菌舞踏団)’s Nenkin Jam Vol. 4 … solo on December 17 at 8pm. Grain Belt Studios #201 at 79 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413. Tickets are Pay-As-Able; reservations recommended. For more information, contact Gadu at [email protected] or call 612-703-7501.

Norah Long is speaking again at The Conversation, a seniors group at St. Philip the Deacon Lutheran Church, on December 10, sharing her career/personal story and leading a Christmas carol singalong! Free and open to the public.  Also, she continues to sing each Saturday and Sunday as a soloist at the church, and will be doing a FULL 24 hours of singing on Christmas Eve and Christmas, with services at 2, 4, 5:30, 7, 9, and 11pm on Christmas Eve and 11am on Christmas morning!