John Birge Feature Archive

Originally from Eagan, Minn., Laura Osnes has five Broadway shows on her résumé, and two Tony nominations for Best Actress. And, in just the past two weeks, she performed at Carnegie Hall and at Lyric Opera of Chicago. This week, she returned to the Twin Cities to mentor the next generation of performers. She stopped at Classical MPR to talk to John Birge. (05/14/2015)
The Guthrie Theater's production of <i>The Crucible</i> features Erik Heger in the role of John Proctor. When not acting, Erik turns to his other career: playing the harp! Erik Heger visited Classical MPR to play some of his harp CDs and to talk about his twin passions. (05/08/2015)
This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton look at Cuban cuisine -- in anticipation of the Minnesota Orchestra's upcoming trip to Cuba. (05/08/2015)
This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton take a look at the one of the up and coming hot foodie neighborhoods -- South Nicollet Avenue. (05/01/2015)
It's a noodle-fest on this week's Moveable Feast, as John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton examine tasty ramen offerings around town. (04/24/2015)
This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton take a look at two different ideas for spring travel -- by rails and by trails. (04/17/2015)
With 12,000 writers in the Twin Cities for the AWP Conference, let's have a literary feast! This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton examine foodie destinations for writers. (04/10/2015)
This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton examine the trend of putting eggs on just about anything... just in time for Easter! (04/03/2015)
It's a pizza party this week on Moveable Feast, as John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton discuss the exploding artisan pizza scene in southwest Minneapolis. (03/27/2015)
This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton discuss the Vikre Distillery in Duluth's beautiful Canal Park. (03/20/2015)
This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton examine a list of the edible experiences you should have under your belt to call yourself a Minnesota Foodie. (03/13/2015)
Theater Latte Da's production of Stephen Sondheim's 'Into the Woods' has a magic that no Hollywood special effects can touch, because it draws on your imagination. Director Peter Rothstein and four cast members spoke to Classical MPR's John Birge and performed some songs from the production. (03/11/2015)
The Ordway is celebrating the opening of its new Concert Hall this week, and on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton will talk about nearby restaurants to visit. (03/06/2015)
Get a sneak preview of the Minnesota Opera's production of 'The Manchurian Candidate' when John Birge meets with members of the cast and creative team. (03/03/2015)
This week on Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton discuss how some chefs find inspiration. (02/27/2015)