Twin Cities' Thriving Theater Scene
Art, meals and music
Across the Mississippi River in Minneapolis' hip Lyn-Lake area, ticket holders in the Jungle Theater's narrow, art-filled lobby (left) pass through red velvet drapes. And in the southwest suburbs, the balancing act of providing meals and multiple performances is in full swing at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres' complex. Steaks have been eaten, dishes cleared, and now, audiences in three houses await three different musicals.