Twin Cities Calendar for April
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<<    APRIL 2012     >>
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1   April Fool's Day 2
4    Gotye
      Movie: Titanic 3D
6     Good Friday

full moon

9 10 11  Trampled by
12  13   Attractive Nuisance
       Barry Manilow
       Movie: 3 Stooges
14  Titanic - 100 years
15   16   17  18  Nick Lowe 19 20   Miranda Lambert
     Movie: Chimpanzee
21  Casting Crowns
      Counting Crows
      Melissa Etheridge
      Record Store Day
22  Earth Day
Earth Day
24  Viking Stadium meeting 25  Snow Patrol 26  Lights
27   Gladys Knight

28  Fountains of Wayne

Twin Cities Calendar for April  2012
    April 1 holidayish          April Fool's Day
April 4 folk                       Gotye, Epic Minneapolis (7:30pm, sold out) -- here's Somebody That I Used To Know
movie                   Titanic 3D - Leonardo DiCaprio & Kate Winslet (on April 14th, it will have been 100 years)
April 4, 9, 12,
14, 18,
basketball          Timberwolves, Target Center
April 5, 7 hockey                 Wild, Xcel Center
April 6-7 holiday                Good Friday
bball, comedy     Harlem Globetrotters, Target Center ($20+) -- some highlights 
April 7 holiday                Passover
April 7-May 20 play                      Time Stands Still, McGuire Proscenium Stage, Guthrie Theater ($24+)
April 8 holiday                 Easter
run                         Easter 5k, Lake Como (8:30am, $35)
April 11 bluegrass             Trampled by Turtles, First Avenue (7pm, sold out) -- here's Wait So Long
April 13 comedy                 Andy Rickter, Fitzgerald Theater (8pm, $32) -- here's Andy & Conan Q&A
rock, legal aid
   Attractive Nuisance Tour, Minnesota Justice Foundation, Fine Line Cafe (6pm, $25)
soft rock
              Barry Manilow, Xcel Center (7:30pm, $10+) -- here's Could It Be Magic
country                 Glen Campbell, Mystic Lake Casino (8pm, $39) -- here's Wichita Lineman
movie                    Three Stooges -- Will Sasso (Curly), Sean Hayes (Larry), & Chris Diamantopoulos (Moe)
April 13-14 cabaret                 Open Call Cabaret, Patrick's Cabaret (7:30pm, $10)
ballet                    Snow White, Ballet Preljocaj, Orpheum Theatre (8pm, $32+)
April 13-15,
18-22, 26-28
play                       House on Mango Street, Teatro del Pueblo & Pangea World Theater, at Southern Theater
                               >> Esperanza explores Chicago’s “El Barrio” -- here's Sandra Cisneros, the author
April 14 history                  Titanic struck the iceberg - 100 years ago today
April 18 rock, songwriter Nick Lowe, First Avenue (7pm, $20) -- here's Cruel To Be Kind
April 19-20 comedy                 Larry the Cable Guy, Grand Casino Mille Lacs (8pm, $40+)
April 20 movie                    Chimpanzee -- starring Oscar  
                Miranda Lambert, Target Center (7:30pm, $39+) -- here's Only Prettier 
April 20-22 craft fair                Spring Festival - an Arts & Crafts Affair, Canterbury Park, Shakopee -- over 500 artists
April 21 comedy                  Adam Carolla, Fitzgerald Theater (7pm, $34) --
Christian music
  Casting Crowns, Target Center (7pm, $22+) -- here's Courageous
rock                       Counting Crows, State Theatre (7:30pm, $40+)
rock, songwriter   Melissa Etheridge, Mystic Lake Casino (8pm, sold out) -- here's Like The Way I Do
block party           Record Store Day, Hymie's Records, 3820 E. Lake St, Mpls (10:30am-after 8pm)
April 22 holidayish            Earth Day
April 24 testimony              Vikings Stadium, Minneapolis City Council, 317 City Hall, 350 - 5th St S, Mpls (4-6:30pm)
April 25 rock                       Snow Patrol, State Theatre (7:30pm, $38) -- here's Open Your Eyes
April 26 electro rock         Lights, Varsity (7pm, $14+) -- here's Ice & Saviour 
April 26-27 punk rock             Social Distortion, First Avenue (7pm, $30) -- here's Machine Gun Blues
April 27 soul                        Gladys Knight, Mystic Lake Casino (8pm, $64+) -- here's Midnight Train to Georgia
media, politics     MinnRoast, Pantages Theatre (7:30, $35+) -- "journalists & politicians gently skewered"
April 28 craft fair                Crafts, Grand Casino Hinckley (9am-6pm)
                        Fountains of Wayne, Varsity Theater (8pm, $22+) -- here's Hey Julie & Stacy's Mom
April 29 classical                Varsity Showcase, Fitzgerald Theater (4pm, free)

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