Tad Simons

Tad Simons

Contributing editor Tad Simons is an award-winning journalist whose writing on the local arts scene has appeared in the Twin Cities Reader, City Pages, St. Paul Pioneer Press, American Theatre magazine, BackStage, Variety and the Washington Post. Over his 25 year career, Tad has covered theater, books, music, visual arts, dance, film, and performance art (including politics). Tad’s articles and essays on these and other subjects have won more than 30 local and national awards for editorial excellence.

The Imperial Summer Residence of SchoĢˆnbrunn, Courtyard Side
The Habsburgs at MIA is a Must-See

Many of the works have never toured outside Austria, and never will again. So, unless you'd rather go to Vienna, this is your chance.


Humor: Fifty Shades at Home

Inspired by the film, Tad makes a half-assed attempt at living out his Christian Grey fantasies but ends up having coffee and a scone instead.


Bradley Greenwald (Fagin) and Nate Turcotte (Oliver) in Pantages Theater's production of Oliver!
Review: Oliver! @ The Pantages Theater

Turns out Theatre Latte Da's Broadway Re-Imagined production of Oliver! wasn't actually all that re-imagined.


Bard Binge

To be consumed by Shakespeare or not to be? That is the question.


Pond Hockey Championships
Pond Hockey is Our Last True Sport

What's more Minnesotan than shoveling off the ice for a little four-on-four?


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