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The Thread Live: Spring 2016

The Thread Live: Spring 2016

The Thread's 2016 season of author interviews has been announced: Four writers will bring discussions of science, faith and family to the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, beginning in February.

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Conversations on the Creative Economy: MayKao Hang

February 17, 7:30am | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

The Thread Live with Eula Biss Hosted by Kerri Miller

February 24, 7:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

The Thread Live with Krista Tippett Hosted by Kerri Miller

April 5, 7:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

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Met Opera: Il Trovatore

Join us Saturday at noon for a live broadcast of Verdi's thrilling drama, 'Il Trovatore', from the Metropolitan Opera in New York. Angela Meade stars as the young noblewoman, Leonora, and Marcello Giordani is Manrico.