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Community parties for ‘Purple Rain’

Michael Arias // May 12, 2016

The musical power of Prince and The Revolution had moviegoers uneasy in their seats, turning the theater's aisles into a dance floor. It was almost like an evening at a live concert rather than a movie...

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A night of ‘Purple Rain’

Michael Arias // May 2, 2016

With limited tickets available, The Pageant Theatre has added another showing of "Purple Rain" to the schedule for Thursday, May 5. The Pageant Theatre is hosting a tribute to Prince's "Purple Rain" film...

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Legendary pop superstar Prince dies at 57

Michael Arias // April 21, 2016

Prince Rogers Nelson, a talented and unforgettable musician, died Thursday morning at 57 years old. According to a Carver County Sheriff's press release and Twitter page, the pop superstar was found...

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Uncle Dad’s asks for fans’ input on next album tribute

Ashiah Scharaga // March 9, 2015

Will it be "The Wall," "Elephant" or "Blood Sugar Sex Magik?"For the first time, fans of local art collective Uncle Dad's have a chance to weigh in on one of the group's live album tribute shows.A survey...

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Local artists will cover Prince in ‘Purple Rain’

Erin Vierra // January 29, 2015

The songs of Prince's "Purple Rain" will be divided among local musicians and played in various styles, ranging from jazz to rock, Feb. 21 in the Bell Memorial Union auditorium.The concert will include...

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