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  • "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" at the Old Log Theatre

    A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder is the knock-'em-dead, uproarious hit and the most-nominated show of the 2014 Broadway season. With 10 Tony nominations and 4 wins, including Best Musical, Book, Direction and Costumes, this Tony-Award Winning Musical makes its Minnesota Premiere at the Old Log. Set in London in 1907, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder centers on Monty Navarro, a penniless clerk who is informed after the death of his mother that he is ninth in line to inherit the earldom of Highhurst, controlled by the wealthy D’Ysquith banking family. After the imperious ruling Lord dismisses Monty’s claim of being a relative, the eight D’Ysquiths ahead of young Mr. Navarro begin dying in natural and unnatural ways. (A single actor plays all the not-so-nice D'Ysquiths, adding to the merriment.)* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (choice of: braised boneless short rib, seared pork chop with bacon port demi glaze, dill roasted tilapia with lemon, or angel hair pasta with garden marinara; all served with potatoes, seasoned vegetables, dinner rolls, coffee/tea, and dessert)* 10:30 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot*  6 PM Approximate return* No refunds after Oct. 1* Fee: $90
  • "A Magical Medora Christmas" at the Ives Auditorium in Bloomington

    Based on “Medora Musical“—the acclaimed summer variety show in Medora, North Dakota—A Magical Medora Christmas is a traveling variety show that features current and past Medora performers. This year’s production includes vocalist and Medora Gospel Brunch host Emily Walter (a former lead vocalist in the US Air Force Strategic Air Command Band) along with Job Christenson and Jared Mason, both of whom have sung on Broadway. Chad Willow, a multi-talented musician, and Bill Sorenson, a humorist and magician, will round out the company. The show is family friendly and appropriate for all ages.* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (rotisserie Chicken, cheesy potatoes, glazed carrots, winter salad, dinner rolls, desserts, and coffee/hot tea) at the Masonic Heritage Center.* 10:00 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot (NOTE TIME CHANGE IS NOW LEAVING AT 10:00 AM)* 5:30 PM approximate return* No refunds after Nov. 1* Fee: $89
  • "Anastasia" at the Orpheum Theatre

    The romantic and adventure-filled new musical ANASTASIA is at home in Minneapolis at last! This dazzling show will transport you from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, as a brave young woman sets out on a journey to discover the mystery of her past.* Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket*11 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot*5:30 PM Approximate return*No refunds after Dec. 10* Fee: $95
  • "Blue Man Group" at the State Theatre

    With Blue Man Group, you'll rock, laugh and party. As three bald and blue men explore our world, together we'll discover music, comedy and surprises at every turn. By the end of this spectacular journey, you'll be saying "I DON'T EVEN KNOW WHAT JUST HAPPENED BUT I LOOOVED IT." 35 million people of all ages and cultures know what Blue Man Group is really about. Now it's your turn!  Lunch is not provided.* Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket* 11 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot* 5:30 PM Approximate return* No refunds after Dec. 15  * Fee: $95        
  • "Christmastide with the Celtic Sounds of SimpleGifts with Billy McLaughlin" at the Ives Auditorium in Bloomington

    Adored by fans, SimpleGifts makes musical magic by bringing a modern flair to traditional Christmas carols and hymns. This award-winning six-piece ensemble combines violin, Celtic whistle and bagpipes, piano, acoustic guitar and percussion with angelic three-part female vocals to create a "modern Old-World" sound. Join the talented men and women of SimpleGifts for an unparalleled Christmas treat. Through words and music, SimpleGifts genuinely evokes the true sense and feel of the holiday season. You don’t want to miss this very special performance! * Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (apple and walnut stuffed pork loin with warm sides, a cold salad, dinner rolls, dessert, chicken, cheesy potatoes, glazed carrots, winter salad, dinner rolls, and coffee/hot tea) at the Masonic Heritage Center.* 10:00 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot (NOTE TIME CHANGE: NOW LEAVING AT 10:00 AM)* 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Nov. 15* Fee: $89
  • "Concordia Moorhead Christmas Concert" at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis

    The Concordia Christmas Concert joins approximately 350 singers in four choral ensembles and a symphony orchestra to create the most beautiful collection of Christmas music you’ll hear during the holiday season. Dinner will be a choice of three entrees.* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and dinner (choice of: roasted turkey dinner, meatloaf dinner, fish & chips, or veggie stir-fry) at Keys Café at the Foshay in downtown Minneapolis.* 2:30 PM Depart Northrop Parking Lot* 9 PM Approximate return  * No refunds after Oct. 29* Fee: $95
  • "Gloria--A Life!" at the St. Paul History Theatre

    Written by Tony Award-nominee Emily Mann, the story of Gloria Steinem and the American women's movement brings us a richly detailed tapestry about one of the most inspiring and remarkable women of our time. Five decades after Gloria Steinem began raising her voice for equality and championing those of others, her vision is as urgent as ever. Gloria’s life’s work and philosophy on the necessity of conversation as a catalyst for change offer us all a path forward in a way that only live theater can.* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and buffet lunch (chilled pasta salad with broccoli, cherry tomato, and ranch dressing; shaved roast beef; maple syrup glazed ham; rosemary and mustard roasted turkey; all served with cheddar cheese, pepper jack cheese, and swiss, sliced onion, cucumber, tomato, sprouts, lettuce, and house-made condiments, assorted rolls, potato chips, pretzels, fresh fruit, cookies, and brownies, coffee, decaffeinated coffee, and tea) at The University Club's Summit Room.  * 8 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot* 4 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Sep. 10* Fee: $89
  • "Hark! The Basement Ladies Sing" at the Ames Center in Burnsville

    "Hark! The Basement Ladies Sing" is the latest installment in the Church Basement Ladies musical series. It is December 1960, and members of this rural community have gathered around their reel-to-reel tape player to record a special Christmas greeting for one of their boys serving overseas. As the ladies serve up coffee and cookies, Pastor suffers from a case of stage fright, Mavis smuggles a piglet into the kitchen, a surprise visitor leaves Karin speechless, and the Widow Vivian Snustad gets caught in an embarrassing situation. Throughout it all, you are encouraged to sing along as Beverly Barsness bangs out Christmas carols on the old upright. So come “Fa La La” with the Church Basement Ladies as they deck their fellowship hall. *Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket (roomier seats with better views) and buffet lunch (brown sugar glazed boneless ham served with hash brown casserole and glazed herbed carrots; variety of dinner rolls with chef’s butter; full soup and salad bar; varied dessert options: homemade French silk pie, cheesecake fluff, Swiss cake roll, chocolate mousse, bread pudding).*10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot*5:30 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Nov. 10 *Fee: $89
  • "Lunch and Lock" Cruise on the Mississippi River

    You will take in the beautiful sights along this historically narrated cruise, which travels through the Ford Lock and Dam, Lock #1, from St. Paul into Minneapolis and returning to Harriet Island. Delight in live Dixieland music while you feast on a lunch buffet. * Fee includes coach, lunch buffet (of BBQ chicken pieces, mild red chili pulled pork with pickled vegetable, condiment and buns, spoonbread, potato salad, coleslaw, watermelon wedges, cookies, and coffee), cruise, and tour guide* 9 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot* 4:30 PM Approximate return* No refunds after Sep. 15* Fee: $89
  • "RIVERDANCE: New 25th Anniversary Show" at the State Theatre

    For twenty five years on, renowned composer Bill Whelan brings this mesmerizing soundtrack back to life, completely revitalized for the first time since those original orchestral recordings. Producer Moya Doherty and Director John McColgan have produced an amazing new 25th Anniversary production with innovative and spectacular lighting, projection, staging and costume design, and an all-new finale number sure to blow audiences away. RIVERDANCE began its journey as the interval act in the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest, produced for television by Moya Doherty. This electrifying and innovative seven minute dance piece was then developed into a full-length stage show by Producer Moya Doherty, Composer Bill Whelan and Director John McColgan. With its fusion of Irish and International music and dance, the show broke all box office records during its world première run in Dublin in early 1995. When the show transferred to London the reaction was unprecedented. There followed a hugely successful tour starting in New York in March 1996, where 8 sold-out shows at Radio City Music Hall heralded the start of two decades of touring by Riverdance companies throughout North America. Since its inception Riverdance has packed theatres throughout North America, Oceania, Asia, Europe, South Africa and South America.* Fee includes coach bus transportation and main floor center, Rows G-N theatre tickets * 11:30 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot* 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Jun. 30* Fee: $105
  • "The Chenault Duo" at Northrop Auditorium in Minneapolis

    For four decades, duo-organists Elizabeth and Raymond Chenault have been performing unique and refreshing repertoire in concerts across the United States and Europe. Named “The World's Premiere Duo-Organ Team” by the Atlanta Journal and Constitution, The Chenaults have commissioned, arranged, and premiered more than 60 organ duets, making “organ music for four hands, four feet” synonymous with their name. Enjoy an evening of popular favorites featuring Northrop’s restored pipe organ for a special holiday treat.  A Holiday Program of Organ Duets including: "Eclogue" by Richard Shephard; "White Christmas" by Irving Berlin; "Nativity Scenes" by Myron Roberts; "Toccata on God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" by Robert Hobby; and "Sleighride" by Leroy Anderson.* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and dinner buffet (caprese salad skewers, spinach salad, penne carbonara, spaghetti and mini meatballs, chicken piccata, dessert, and non-alcoholic beverage) at Loring Bar and Restaurant in Minneapolis.* 3 PM Depart Northrop Parking Lot* 11 PM Approximate return  * No refunds after Oct. 29* Fee: $85
  • "The Looney Lutherans in Young(ish) at Heart" at the Ames Center in Burnsville

    The Looney Lutherans are a trio of wacky gals who use music, comedy and help from the audience to share their tips for aging humorously in YOUNG(ish) AT HEART. This interactive comedy event includes the game show What’s in Your Lunchbox? (Hosted by your favorite luncheon meat); musical advice for dealing with those aches and pains; and creative tips for keeping fit, because Jello isn’t the only thing that jiggles. Material is comedic and family-friendly, and you don’t have to be Lutheran to love it! Getting older may be a “pain in the neck”, but laughter is good medicine. Celebrate being YOUNG(ish) AT HEART with the Looney Lutherans.*Fee includes lunch (dijon rosemary roasted pork loin served with roasted red potatoes and green bean almondine; variety of dinner rolls with chef’s butter; full soup and salad bar; dessert options (will vary): homemade French silk pie, cheesecake fluff, Swiss cake roll, chocolate mousse, apple crumble.), coach transportation, and theatre ticket (roomier seats, with better views)*10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot*5:30 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Sep. 1 *Fee: $89
  • "The Phantom of the Opera" at the Orpheum Theatre

    Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will make a triumphant return to Minneapolis as part of its North American tour. Hailed by critics as "bigger and better than ever before," this production boasts many exciting special effects including the show's legendary chandelier, new scenic and lighting designs, new staging and choreography. The beloved story and thrilling score will be performed by a cast and orchestra of 52, making this PHANTOM one of the largest productions now on tour. Bring your own lunch/supper, it is not provided.* Fee includes coach transportation and a main floor theatre ticket.* 11 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot for the Thu performance    4 PM Depart NORTHROP Parking Lot for the Sun performance* 5:30 PM Approximate return for the Thu trip  11 PM Approximate return for the Sun trip * No refunds after Sep 13* Fee: $95
  • Autumn Festival, An Arts & Crafts Affair in Shakopee

    We're off to the Award Winning Autumn Festival Arts and Crafts Affair at Canterbury Park! Voted one of the TOP 100 SHOWS in the country by Sunshine Artist Magazine! Over 500 Artists & Crafters from 30 states! Each show is brimming with row after row of Handcrafted, One-of-a-Kind Home Decor & Gifts. Entertainment and Plenty of Food and Drink. *Fee includes coach transportation and entrance fee.*Lunch is on your own at Canterbury*9:30 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot*5:30 PM Approximate return *No refunds after Oct. 15*Fee: $55
  • Destination St. Paul: Minnesota State Capitol and the Minnesota History Center

    Minnesota’s Greatest Generation at the History Center Visit the 20th century through the eyes of Minnesota’s Greatest Generation. True stories from this remarkable group of people will take you through each era and leave you inspired.Members of Minnesota’s Greatest Generation are people we know: they are our grandparents, our parents, and our next-door neighbors. They grew up during the Depression, came of age during World War II, and participated in the post-war boom, creating a lasting legacy that has shaped all of us who have come after. These defining events have resulted in a variety of rich and diverse life stories: tragic to heroic, dramatic to ordinary.This landmark exhibit preserves their legacy and makes it accessible to all generations, with a vast array of artifacts, displays, hands-on elements and multimedia interpretive techniques that reveal the experiences of Minnesota's Greatest Generation. Tracing the entire life arc of the generation — from birth to legacy — the exhibit beckons visitors to explore the generation’s accomplishments, sacrifices, disappointments, challenges, and enduring legacy.Through recorded interviews, archival footage, film, and audio, members of the generation guide visitors through their childhood and adolescence in the 1930s, to their years as young adults during the war and post-war era.Minnesota State Capitol - A 1905 Masterpiece returned to its Original Grandeur. Take a guided tour to see the restoration effort up close and get an overview of Capitol history, art, architecture and state government. Highlights include: The largest self-supported marble dome in the world; exterior marble cleaned and repaired; decorative art, murals and paintings restored to original 1905 patterns and colors; exposed limestone foundation walls and new public spaces in basement; stories about the Capitol's history, art and architecture; the chambers where government decisions are made; and weather permitting, walk to the Quadriga (golden horses) on the roof of the Capitol. * Fee includes coach bus transportation and guided tours of both the MN History Center and the MN State Capitol. * Lunch is on your own at the MN History Center.* 8 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot* 4:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Sep. 15* Fee: $69
  • Vikings-Lions Game at U.S. Bank Stadium

    Watch the Minnesota Vikings play the Detroit Lions in the wonderful US Bank Stadium. Game time is at 12 noon (subject to change) so you will have plenty of time to explore the stadium before the game starts. Please note, there will be NO REFUNDS for any reason once tickets are purchased. This includes if the game time changes.* Location of Seats: Section 304-308* Fee includes coach transportation and 12 noon game ticket. (Time is subject to change due to NFL Flexible Scheduling)* 9 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot* 5:30 PM Approximate return  *No refunds EVEN if the game time changes!Fee: $125
  • “Beyond the Rainbow: Garland at Carnegie Hall" at the St. Paul History Theatre

    Set during a 1961 Carnegie Hall performance by Judy Garland as she sings the songs that made her famous — 'The Trolley Song,' 'Get Happy,' and 'Over the Rainbow.' Ivey Award-Winner Jody Briskey returns at Garland, along with Peter Moore, Norah Long, and Cathy Fuller.* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (choice of steak, chicken breast, or veggie pasta all served with baked potato, salad, appetizers, dessert, coffee, tea, or milk) at Mancini's Char House.* 10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot* 5 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Nov. 1* Fee: $89
  • “From the King, For the King: The Gospel According to Elvis” at the Ives Auditorium in Bloomington

    Mick Sterling Presents a unique performance of the legendary gospel songs of Elvis Presley in "From the King, For the King." The show features the lead vocals of Mick Sterling, along with multiple singers performing the incredible vocal parts of Elvis's Jordanaires, and a simple but powerful band providing the gospel energy needed to make this performance one you won't soon forget!* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket, and lunch (oven fried chicken, mashed potatoes & gravy, buttered corn, Southern-style green beans, coleslaw, buttermilk biscuits, assorted desserts, and coffee/water/hot tea) at the Masonic Heritage Center.* 10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Sep. 10* Fee: $89
  • “Holly Jolly Christmas 2019” at the Palace Dinner Theater in Wisconsin Dells

    Bring out the holiday spirit with this most enjoyable musical filled with dancing, holiday favorites, and a visit from the big guy in red himself! You’ll be welcomed by Mr. and Mrs. Claus, travel around the wide world of holiday cheer with Christmas in Killarney and Feliz Navidad. See how special the holidays are at home with Merry Christmas With Love, The Christmas Song and then see Christmas through the eyes of a child. There’s a lot of dancing with Jingle Bell Rock, Blue Christmas (so you know who might show up!), I Got My Love to Keep Me Warm and more. We guarantee this show will make your holiday holly-er, jolly-er, merrier, and brighter!* Fee includes coach bus transportation, lunch (Apple and Orange Waldorf Salad with fresh baked warm dinner rolls, Jolly homemade Chicken Cordon Blue, Grandma's homemade stuffing, festive mixed veggies, cake and coffee or tea) and theatre tickets   * 8:15 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot  * 6:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Sep 15 * Fee: $99
  • “Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol” at the DayTrippers Theatre in Bloomington

    "Scrooge? I have to redeem old Scrooge? The one man I knew who was worse than I was? Impossible!"So begins the real story behind Dickens' A Christmas Carol—the story of Jacob Marley's heroic behind-the-scenes efforts to save old Scrooge's soul—and in the process, save his own. Aided by a Bogle, a malicious little hell-sprite with an agenda of his own, their hilarious journey takes them from the Jaws of Death to the Mouth of Hell—and beyond! This irreverent, funny, and ultimately, deeply moving story retells Dickens' classic with warmth and infectious zest. This thrilling performance is sure to become a holiday classic for generations to come!* Fee includes coach transportation, theatre ticket and lunch (Fee includes coach transportation, buffet luncheon (Chicken Kiev, roast loin of pork, country sausage with sauerkraut, salad bar, red potatoes, cut green beans, rolls and butter, dessert, coffee/tea), and theatre ticket*10 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot* 5 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Nov. 5* Fee: $85
  • “Jesus Christ Superstar” at the Orpheum

    Jesus Christ Superstar is a 1970 rock opera with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. The musical started as a rock opera concept album before its Broadway debut in 1971. The musical is mostly sung-through, with little spoken dialogue. The story is loosely based on the Gospels' accounts of the last week of Jesus's life, beginning with the preparation for the arrival of Jesus and his disciples in Jerusalem and ending with the crucifixion. It depicts political and interpersonal struggles between Judas Iscariot and Jesus that are not present in the Bible.* Fee includes coach transportation and a mainfloor ticket* 10:45 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return to Northrop * No refunds after Oct. 1* Fee: $85
  • “MAMMA MIA!” at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Mamma Mia!, the international smash hit stage musical is at the Chanhassen!  More than 60 million people in 44 countries have experienced the Tony Award-winning musical, now a worldwide phenomenon. Set on an idyllic Greek island, Mamma Mia! follows a mother, her daughter, and three possible dads on an unforgettable trip down the aisle.  This beloved story is told through some of ABBA’s greatest hits like “Take a Chance on Me,” “SOS,” “Dancing Queen,” and of course “Mamma Mia.”* Fee includes coach transportation, lunch (choice of seven entrees), and theatre ticket (front and center)* Sat Oct 5: 9:30 AM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * Wed Dec 11 9:30 AM Depart RCTC Sports Center Parking Lot * 5:30 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Sep 1 for Oct 5 trip; No refunds after Oct 20 for Dec 11 trip* Fee: $99
  • “Mean Girls" at the Orpheum Theatre

    Featuring a book by Tina Fey, MEAN GIRLS tells the story of a naïve newbie who falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies. Entertainment Weekly calls it "A MARVEL: dazzling and hilarious!" and USA Today writes, "We'll let you in on a little secret, because we're such good friends: GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!"*Fee includes coach transportation and main floor theatre ticket* 4:30 PM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 11 PM Approximate return * No refunds after Sep 5* Fee: $85
  • “Menopause The Musical” at the Pantages Theatre

    Menopause The Musical® – COME JOIN OUR SISTERHOOD!Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, and more. This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! See what more than 15 million women and fans worldwide have been laughing about for 18 years!It’s the Hilarious Celebration of Women and The Change!®* Fee includes coach transportation and main floor ticket* 5:15 PM Depart Northrop Parking Lot * 11:30 PM Approximate return to Northrop * No refunds after Sep 12* Fee: $95