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.

That stage at the Northrop auditorium after its renovation
The New Northrop is a Class Act

The University of Minnesota’s Northrop Auditorium celebrated its grand re-opening this weekend after a 38-month, $88.2 million makeover.


The 400 Bar Reincarnated

A new version of the 400 Bar is planned for the Mall of America. Heresy or just bizarre?


Stephen Colbert
Faking It

When news outlets bend satire into outright lies, is it entertaining or irresponsible?


Matisse and Tristan & Yseult
Two Must-Sees: Matisse @ MIA and Tristan & Yseult @ Guthrie

Two cultural presences in the Twin Cities that make for compulsary viewing.


Untitled (one day it all comes true) 2013. Denim fabric and thread. Jim Hodges
Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Can Take

A new exhibit at the Walker features more than 80 works from one of America’s most important and prolific contemporary artists.


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