Backstage Tour and Guest Speaker at the Guthrie Theater
Thursday October 19, 10:15 a.m.
Join us for a behind the scenes 45-minute guided tour and see what goes on behind the curtain. Tour the stages, wardrobe, costume shop, and more! Learn even more about costuming and textile art in a one hour private talk with Guthrie Costume Director, Amy Schmidt. Amy’s 29 year career in costuming has included costume construction, wardrobe, craft and dye, as well as design and management. Tickets for the private tour and talk are $20.
Meet your tour guide on level four for a 10:15 am tour start time. You are welcome to come early and stay later for self guided exploration of all public areas. After the tour and talk, relax with your MCQ friends in the Guthrie restaurant, Sea Change. A prix-fixe lunch with three entrée options (one vegetarian) is available for $20, including a non-alcoholic drink, tax, and gratuity. Carpool and park in pay parking ramps, or take nearby public transit trains http://minneapolis.transit-info.com
You must register in advance; the Guthrie needs to know the number attending before our September meeting. You may bring guests, but they must register in advance. Cost for just the tour and talk is $20. The tour, talk and lunch is $40. Download the registration form.