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MN Original‘s mission is to make the arts more accessible and to inspire creative expression beyond the broadcast and web.

MN Original has partnered with the Minnesota Humanities Center to create educators’ guides for nearly every artist featured on the series.

For more classroom resources, visit PBS LearningMedia.

All Is Calm

All is Calm – Theater Production

Liz Miller – Installation Artist

Soul Asylum: Gravity

Mark Balma – Painter


Jeremy Messersmith – Singer/Songwriter

mill city summer opera

Mill City Summer Opera

Nicholas Harper – Painter


The Shiny Lights: Heartbeat


Kate Casanova – Visual Artist

Jack Reuler

Jack Reuler – Artistic Director at Mixed Blood Theatre

Gary Korlin – Painter


Janani + Jeyani Narayan – Classical Indian Violinists