Southern may not be only theater in troubleby Cathy Wurzer, Minnesota Public Radio,
Euan Kerr, Minnesota Public Radio
The Southern Theater in Minneapolis has set itself a formidable task this week. It aims to raise $400,000 by Saturday. Organizers say, if they fail, the West Bank institution will have to close its doors. The Twin Cities has a national reputation for its theater, but the current economy has severely tested several companies, and even caused the collapse of the internationally renowned Theater de la Jeune Lune.
MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Minnesota Public Radio News Arts Unit reporter Euan Kerr about the situation.
- Morning Edition, 04/25/2011, 7:25 a.m.
Cathy Wurzer is the host of Morning Edition for MPR News.