Brett Burger

Brett Burger is a freelance writer covering the arts and theatre in the Twin Cities. His writing can be found in Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Lavender, Broadway World and a variety of other publications. Holding a degree in Theatre Arts and Public Relations, his vast knowledge and firsthand experience in the performing arts spans over a decade. From his resume of acting and technical theatre to working in a variety of theatre companies, his passion for the performing arts is immense. When he’s not writing he’s most likely looking at photos of golden retrievers or searching the Twin Cities for the next Stephen Sondheim production to review. Brett can be found on Twitter at @BrettDBurger and Instagram at @BrettBurger.

Skeleton Crew at Yellow Tree Theatre

Photograph by Justin Cox

Yellow Tree Theatre and New Dawn Theatre shed light on the struggles of auto industry workers in this regional premiere. Read more

The Morning After

A Doll's House, Part II

Lauren B. Photography courtesy of the Jungle Theater

The door slam heard around the world returns–this time with a knock on the other side. Read more

The Morning After


Photograph by Brett Beiner

The former wives of King Henry VIII take center stage in St. Paul before hitting Broadway in 2020. Read more

The Morning After

a play on stage

Photo by Dan Norman

Despite a bumpy plot, the play has plenty of laughs and moments of sadness that will make you want to hug your closest friend. Read more

The Morning After