Looking at downtown Minneapolis today, it’s hard to imagine that there used to be a skid row where flophouses, cheap beer and muscatel were the order of the day.

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Patrick's Cabaret is having its "final" shows April 29 and 30 at its firehouse location on Minnehaha Avenue in South Minneapolis. The new location or locations are still speculative. 

KFAI's Paul Brohaugh spoke with Patrick Scully about the cabaret, and about his upcoming performance, which is called "30 Years in 30 Minutes."

Mujeres de Juarez will use a local theatre as a space to examine, reflect on, and speak about the femicides taking place in Juárez, Mexico.

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Kinshasha talks with Mike Robbins about his inspiring book, Be Yourself, Everyone Else is Already Taken.
Be Yourself, Everyone Else Is Already Taken” reminds us that God created each one of us for a unique purpose. We live in a world where the lines between fake and real have blurred. Mike Robbins shares a powerful conversation that teaches us how to access and express the realness you crave in your work, your relationships, and yourself.
Health Notes Airs on Mondays 6:30-7:30PM

Kinshasha talks with Mike Robbins about his inspiring book, Be Yourself, Everyone Else is Already Taken.
Be Yourself, Everyone Else Is Already Taken” reminds us that God created each one of us for a unique purpose. We live in a world where the lines between fake and real have blurred. Mike Robbins shares a powerful conversation that teaches us how to access and express the realness you crave in your work, your relationships, and yourself.
Health Notes Airs on Mondays 6:30-7:30PM

Step aside, juicing—souping is the newest way to build a better body and power your health, all while enjoying big bowls of soup filled with real, satisfying ingredients. Unlike high-sugar, low-fiber juice cleanses, souping is just the opposite—low sugar, high fiber, and filling!

Known as America’s get-real nutritionist Rachel Beller has created a transformative, science-based plan to help you detox and drop pounds without deprivation. You’ll find more than 50 delicious soup recipes and an easy 3-step action plan:

• 3-Day Detox: pure, clean souping to jump-start your weight loss

• 3-Week Transformation: shed up to 15 pounds with tasty soups and other healthy meals

• Maintenance Method: tips to keep you on this simple and sustainable plan

The best part: Power Souping will revolutionize the way you think about what you put in your body—for now and for life. You will get all the nutrients that you need—no crashing, no falling back into bad habits when the “diet” is done. With dozens of flavorful soups to choose from—hot and cold, sweet and savory, and numerous vegan and gluten-free options—Power Souping is not only a practical weight-loss method, but also a guide to feeling your amazing best.

So grab your spoon and get ready to transform your body—and your life.

Health Notes Airs Mondays – 6:30-7:30PM

Katie and Blaine Garrett from MPLSArt.com join Ryan Dawes from the Tuesday Morning Blend to talk about upcoming visual arts events in the Twin Cities, including the Macro Machines of Russ White at Gamut, kinetic sculpture and interactive art at the Northrum King Building, and open studios in Northeast and Lowertown.  More information, including gallery openings, receptions, critiques, and local art news at MPLSArt.com.

Image: Russ White

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This weekend, the Cowles Center in downtown Minneapolis will stage performances by the AXIS Dance Company.  These performers specialize in choreography known as "physically integrated dance," featuring artists with and without disabilities.  The production's reperatory includes work from choreographer Joe Goode that brings to light issues facing our nation’s veterans and addresses their resilience following severe life changes.  AXIS takes the stage at Cowles Friday, April 8 and