Our production crew was busy last month capturing Rock the Ordway‘s “22 days of opening nights” to celebrate the opening of The Ordway‘s new Concert Hall. MN Original will air a special episode featuring The Ordway later this year.

Scroll down for some behind the scenes shots of Rock the Ordway as taken by our staff.

Congratulations to The Ordway on their beautiful new space and a successful opening celebration!



The St. Paul Chamber Orchestra performing on opening night


Pre-show interviews with members of Cantus before their show in the Concert Hall


Backstage at the The Ordway with opera singer Adriana Zabala before the Minnesota Opera‘s production of Manchurian Candidate.


The Minnesota Opera‘s music director Michael Christie and concert master Allison Ostrander prior to the production of Manchurian Candidate at The Ordway.


Haley Bonar performs in the Concert Hall


Actual Wolf during soundcheck ahead of his opening performance for Haley Bonar


Sounds of Blackness rehearsing ahead of their performance in The Ordway’s Concert Hall