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    January 30 at 8:00pm
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A Holy Place To Be: Acoustic Bowie

A Holy Place To Be: Acoustic Bowie with John Eller, Chris Perricelli and Friends on Thursday, January 30 at The Hook & Ladder Theater

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January 30 @ 8:00 PM
$15/20

Venue

The Hook and Ladder Theater,
3010 Minnehaha Ave Minneapolis , 55406 United States
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Description

Join us for A Holy Place To Be: Acoustic Bowie, an acoustic performance and sing-a-long with John Eller (The Shiny Lights), Chris Perricelli (Little Man) and friends in celebration of one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, David Bowie. Let's Dance!
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Getting Here

  • Getting here by Light Rail
    The METRO Blue Line offers fast, quiet light-rail service between downtown Minneapolis and Mall of America. Dozens of bus routes connect with the train at the Lake St/Midtown station, making the Hook and Ladder very accessible thru Metro Transit.
  • Getting here by Bus
    Lake St.and Minnehaha Ave offer many bus route choices and connectivity points. Plan your trip to The Hook here at Metro Transit
  • Getting here by Car
    You’ll probably use your smart phone for directions, but this is what to expect when you get here. We have a small lot to the North & South of the venue available for parking. We also encourage street parking to the West on Snelling Ave. A casual walk through the 3rd Precinct driveway and you will arrive at the venue.
  • Parking
    The Hook & Ladder Theater has a parking lot on the south side of the firehouse. The theater also has a small number of designated parking spots along the north side of the building for use. There is also free parking along Snelling Ave, which runs parallel with Minnehaha, and many nearby parking lots are accommodating local businesses like The Hook by allowing evening event parking, such as the large Rainbow Foods lot just across Lake Street. 
  • ENTRANCE
    The Hook and Ladder has (2) glass-door entrances to the building, one on the north side and another on the south side of the building. The Box-offioce is just inside the hallway as you enter the theater lounge.

Upcoming Theater Events

The Hook and Ladder Theater presents a wide variety of ticketed events with the very lowest ticketing fees in the Twin Cities.

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    • Date
      January 29, 2020
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      Wesley Stace: A Tribute to John Wesley Harding
      $20/25
    • Description
      Wesley Stace: A Tribute to John Wesley Harding featuring Robert Lloyd with special guest Dylan Hicks on Wednesday, January 29 at The Hook and Ladder Theater Acclaimed novelist and songwriter, Wesley Stace, has earned an international following under the stage name, John Wesley Harding. Tenured at Sire, Rhino and Hollywood Records with a robust, 17 album catalogue, the most recent release coming from the legendary Flowers Studio (MPLS), in collaboration with The Jayhawks, Stace's musical versatility ranges from traditional folk to full-on pop and has won over audiences and critics alike. Joining the bill, frequent collaborator and acclaimed mandolin, accordion, and keyboard player, Robert Lloyd. Also featuring Austin, Texas, bohemian-born, musician and writer Dylan Hicks.
    • Date
      January 30, 2020
      8:00 PM
    • Event
      A Holy Place To Be: Acoustic Bowie
      $15/20
    • Description
      A Holy Place To Be: Acoustic Bowie with John Eller, Chris Perricelli and Friends on Thursday, January 30 at The Hook & Ladder Theater Join us for A Holy Place To Be: Acoustic Bowie, an acoustic performance and sing-a-long with John Eller (The Shiny Lights), Chris Perricelli (Little Man) and friends in celebration of one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, David Bowie. Let's Dance!
    • Date
      January 31, 2020
      7:30 PM
    • Event
      Splendid Isolation: A Night of the Music and Musings of  Warren Zevon
      $20/25
    • Description
      A Mick Sterling Presents Show - Splendid Isolation: A Night of the Music and Musings of Warren Zevon Featuring Mick Sterling, James Loney, Peter Guertin on Friday, January 31, 2020 The Hook and Ladder Theater Splendid Isolation: The Music and Musings of Warren Zevon, brings Mick Sterling and his special guest musicians to The Hook & Ladder Theatre to honor the rock ‘n’ roll cult legend. Longtime fans will appreciate the depth and breadth of this full revue, and newer fans can venture beyond “Werewolves of London” to hear some of the most original and brilliant songs they may not have discovered yet. From loud rock to gentle ballads, the live band will honor Zevon’s spirit with a musical journey into the heights and depth his world.
    • Date
      February 7, 2020
      8:30 PM
    • Event
      Evening Of Tributes 9 - Trompe Le Monde, Sick Things, & Pleezer
      $10/15
    • Description
      Trompe Le Monde, Sick Things, & Pleezer - Friday, February 7 - The Hook and Ladder Theater Trompe Le Monde is a Minneapolis-based Pixies tribute band featuring members from Crossing Guards, Shimmy, High on Stress, and Sonic Bouquet. Joining the bill and bringing the BAND Alice Cooper back to life with Sick Things, and earth’s premiere Weezer tribute band, Pleezer!!
    • Date
      February 8, 2020
      7:30 PM
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      Gambler’s Daughter (Album Release), Faith Boblett and Kara Laudon
      $12/15
    • Description
      Gambler’s Daughter, Faith Boblett and Kara Laudon - Saturday, February 8 - The Hook and Ladder Theater Join us for the first full-length release from Gambler’s Daughter, Serotinous Skin. Gambler’s Daughter, is the musical persona of singer/songwriter, Jessa Roquet. Serotinous Skin, harnesses Roquet's poetic lyricism and folk sensibilities, bringing them from the evocative and ethereal to places of grit and gravity. Sonically diverse and terrestrial, Serotinous Skin ties together themes of self awareness, grief, love, longing, and the transformative beauty that can come through life’s vicissitudes.
    • Date
      February 13, 2020
      7:30 PM
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      Mike Zito’s Big Blues Band - Rock 'n' Roll: A Tribute To Chuck Berry
      $17-40
    • Description
      Mike Zito’s Big Blues Band - Rock 'n' Roll: A Tribute To Chuck Berry - Thursday, February 13 at Hook and Ladder Theater Join us for a special tribute to Chuck Berry from Mike Zito's Big Blues Band. Zito and the band may be one of the most lauded group of artists in the contemporary blues arena today and they're bringing “Mike Zito & Friends – Rock ‘n’ Roll: A Tribute To Chuck Berry” to The Hook! The new record is already a Billboard chart-topper, holding the 1st place spot, and consists of 20 Chuck Berry classics performed by an impressive array of 21 guest guitarists like Joe Bonamassa, Walter Trout, Eric Gales, Robben Ford, Sonny Landreth, Luther Dickinson, Albert Castiglia, Anders Osborne and, Berry’s grandson, Charles Berry III.

Mission Room Upcoming Events

An intimate performance space nestled inside the Firehouse Performing Arts Center

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    • Date
      January 24, 2020
      7:00 PM
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      Whalen and the Willows (Album Release), Part Time Ex’s, Mac & Reino
      $9/12
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      'Peaceful' Album Release - Whalen and the Willows, Part Time Ex’s and Mac & Reino - Friday, January 24 - The Hook and Ladder Mission Room Join us for the release of Whalen and the Willows' first full-length record, Peaceful. Based in Minnesota, Whalen and the Willows' special brand of Americana uses melody, rhythm, and harmony to conjure an experience that is truly greater than the sum of its parts. Ranging from dark and brooding to bright and hopeful, their music has the depth and authenticity to catch anyone's ear. This special night also features local rockers, Part Time Ex's, and local moody duo, Mac & Reino (Casey McIntyre and Jeff Reinartz).
    • Date
      January 26, 2020
      7:00 PM
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      NANILO with Yigitcan Eryaman ~ Music In The House Series
    • Description
      NANILO guest Yigitcan Eryaman - Sunday, January 26 - The Hook and Ladder Mission Room This installment of our Music in the House Series features NANILO with special guest Yigitcan Eryaman. NANILO is a trio made up of experienced vocalists and ethnographic researchers, Sarina Partridge, Alia Jeraj, and Sarah Larsson. They sing songs of migration, with an emphasis in traditional women’s music from Eastern Europe, Western India, and the Jewish diaspora. Nimble performers with tight harmonies and complex rhythms spinning stories of love, longing, and liberation.
    • Date
      February 1, 2020
      8:30 PM
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      Bourdebela + Apollo Cobra
      $7/10
    • Description
      Bourdebela + Apollo Cobra - Saturday, February 1 at The Hook and Ladder Mission Bourdebela is an all-star trio (Tim Carrow, James Rogers, Doug Christianson) of musicians in theTwin Cities, featuring keys/guitar, electric and standup bass, and drums/percussion. Apollo Cobra is an electronic based 3 piece dance band that brings it like nobody else. Bourdebela + Apollo Cobra = Super Jam Dance Party
    • Date
      February 7, 2020
      8:00 PM
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      Lucy Michelle, Savannah Smith, Dust of Suns
      $7/10
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      Lucy Michelle, Savannah Smith, Dust of Suns -Friday, February 7, 2020 - The Hook & Ladder Mission Room Lucy Michelle is a songwriter as serious as they come. Twin Cities natives will know her as frontwoman of gypsy-pop outfit Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles, a raucous and eclectic six-piece which has now become rock pop quartet Little Fevers. At home and on the road, Lucy has stood boldly amidst that chugging whirlwind of cello and accordion, stomping her foot and singing out fiercely over the top of it all.  Lucy has been working on a lot of new songs with Dylan Hicks, John Munson, and Chris Koza and she’s eager to share those tunes with people.
    • Date
      February 8, 2020
      8:30 PM
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      The Bob Pat Band, Werid Ass Trio, & Time Stream
      $10/15
    • Description
      The Bob Pat Band with Werid Ass Trio, & Time Stream - Saturday, February 8 - The Hook and Ladder Mission Room The Bob Pat Band will be starting the year off strong in the Mission Room at the Hook and Ladder Theater! Come celebrate the start of a great year with this action packed night of music with the triumphant return of "The Werid Ass Trio" (Nick "The Feeling", Heatbox, and Maxophone) and introducing a newer band, Time Stream.
    • Date
      February 9, 2020
      7:00 PM
    • Event
      Monroe Crossing ~ KBEM Roots Concert Series ~ MiTH
    • Description
      KBEM Roots Concert Series - Monroe Crossing - Sunday, February 9 - The Hook and Ladder Mission Room This installment of the KBEM Roots Concert Series welcomes one of the hardest working bluegrass outfits in the business, Minnesota natives, Monroe Crossing. Named after the, "Father of Bluegrass", Bill Monroe, Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, and heartfelt originals. Their airtight harmonies, razor sharp arrangements, and on-stage rapport make them audience favorites across the United States, Canada, and Europe.

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