The annual Free Night of Theater event, held in October, gives out free tickets to several shows in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Sign up at the Free Night of Theater website to be the first to know when you can request tickets.
The ACME Comedy Company has one of the best birthday deals around. During the whole month of your birhday, you and five friends can get free tickets to a show on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
For children, In The Heart of the Beast puppet theater has free puppet shows on Saturday mornings at their theater in Midtown Minneapolis. In The Heart of the Beast are the creators of the annual MayDay Parade of free art, entertainment and performance in Midtown and Powderhorn Park.
Barebones Productions puts on an annual free Halloween puppet show with huge puppets, acrobats and entertainers in St. Paul, appropriate for older children and adults.
Free Plays, Comedy and Music in the Parks in Minneapolis
Every summer, starting in June, parks across Minneapolis and St. Paul show movies, hold concerts, and put on plays. There's something happening every summer evening and weekend across the Twin Cities. Here's where to find what's on near you.
Cheap Theater Tickets in MinneapolisFree shows are hard to come by, but finding cheap theater tickets in Minneapolis, and buying discount theater tickets is easier. Sign up for your favorite venue's email list, or become their fan on Facebook, and get discounts and special offers.
St Paul Scene is another blog to follow to get special offers on shows at St. Paul's theaters.