From the page to the stage
The Guthrie Theater brings Louise Erdrich's novel "The Master Butchers Singing Club" to the stage this month. The show describes the intersecting lives of a German immigrant and butcher and a sideshow performer as they settle into the small town of Argus, North Dakota.
- Louise Erdrich: Novelist, poet, and author of "the Master Butchers Singing Club." Her novel "The Plague of Doves" was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in fiction.
- Francesca Zambello: Internationally renowned opera and theater director. She directs "the Master Butchers Singing Club" at the Guthrie.