Check out this amazing fabric discovered by scenic designer Tré Reese! Inspired by the very Midwestern legend of Paul Bunyan and his big blue ox Babe, look for it in our set!
Minnesota nice is an actual social phenomenon described by both Minnesotans and non-Minnesotans.
Surviving and Thriving in Minnesota Nice describes the major characteristics of Minnesota nice as:
What does Minnesota nice look like?
Thor is the Nordic god associated with thunder, lightning, storms, strength, and the protection of mankind. Just as in the Marvel films, Thor is usually seen wielding his hammer, Mjölnir. Despite the decline of Nordic religion once Christian missionaries arrived in Scandinavia, Thor continues to be a prominent cultural motif. His name is still common in place names, and the word Thursday is derived from his name, as is Tor's.
Check out this playlist of songs that inspire our director, Jennifer Schlueter, and create a "funky, aggressive, and Texas-inflected" atmosphere.
Here's a sneak peek at costume designs by designer Joshua Quinlan!
The production had favorable reviews from the New York Times and other reviews, which you can check out here and here.