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May 1, 1999 Candid theater Co formed

November 10, 1999 Candid Theater Co first production "$9.36"
• "Candid Theater Co. tackels a tough subject with grace"
• South side pride
• "A young company opens with a bang...go see $9.36" -StarTribune

February 1, 2000 "Little Shop of Horrors"
• Best musical -Lavender Magazine
• "Theatre company to watch" -StarTribune

June 5, 2000 "Sketches in Time" By Maxine Klein
World premier of OBIE award winning director Maxine Klein
• Pulse of the Twin Cities "Hot Show"
• Outstanding ensemble ~StarTribune

September 1, 2000 "Androgyny" By Seraphina Nova Glass
• Best Direction ~Lavender Magazine
• Star Tribune "Hot ticket"
• " of the reasons that Minneapolis is known for small theatre companies. Candid Theater Co. has yet to disappoint" -Pulse of the Twin Cities

January - May 2001 "Androgyny" By Seraphina Nova Glass
• Candid Theater Co. is invited to Rugters University Remount

July 7 2001 "8th floor of Limbo" By Seraphina Nova Glass
• Pulse of the Twin Cities "Hot Show"
• Outstanding ensemble ~Lavender Magazine

March 2002 "Androgyny" By Seraphina Nova Glass
• Best Play ~Lavender Magazine
• Outstanding ~Direction StarTribune

April 2002 "Ambush" World Premier by Maxine Klein
• Best Direction ~Lavender Magazine
• Best Director ~Star Tribune
• "Maxine Klein brings amazing thought and insight to her post 9/11 production, Candid Theater Co. once again has a winner" -Lavender Magazine
• Outstanding Play ~Pulse of the Twin Cities
• Star Tribune "Hot Ticket"
• "Smart productions are what Candid theater is known for, Found Naked doesn't disappoint." -Pulse of the Twin Cities

January 2004 "31st and 1st" By Justin Kirkeberg and Maxine Klein
• "... has been missing for far to long but well worth it "31st and 1st" -Pulse of the Twin Cities
• "A modern epic, told as a highly personal story... it wont let you go" -insight news

May 2005 "Ambush" by Maxine Klein
• "A smart update of what was a very smart play" -Pulse of the Twin Cities

August 2008 "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare
• "a fascinating, bleak, spiritually arid quality to Shakespeare's tale--as if the central issue of the play was not good vs. evil but hope vs. moral and spiritual exhaustion." -Jack Helbig - Chicago Reader

May 2010 "Bent" By Martin Sherman
• "Seraphina Stone moves the action briskly and menacingly for a crackling two hours with lovely moments of tenderness."
John Townsend - Minneapolis Star Tribune
• Extraordinary Performances Peter Beard & James Napoleon Stone
2010 Year in Review Lavender Magazine

August 2011 "Parallel Lives" By Mo Gaffney and Kathy Najimy
• "Katherine Preble and Julie Dafydd make Parallel Lives, a funny, occasionally insightful, and touching piece of theater."
Ed Huyck~ City Pages

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