Mixed Blood Theatre

News + Reviews

Performance Added
We have just added an another performance of Vietgone on Saturday, April 4 at 4pm.  Reserve here.  There is an event on the West Back all weekend; leave ample time for parking!

More raves for Vietgone
“exciting, thought-provoking, and very modern new play” - Cherry & Spoon review.

“an important story to be told and it doesn’t hurt that it is a complete joy to watch” - Twin Cities Stages review.

“Huynh's Quang is vibrantly complex: intense, melancholy, funny, and sexy” - Minnesota Theater Love review.

"'Hamilton' meets Kendrick Lamar meets the Vietnam War...it's sublime" - Compendium review.

"A randy, rowdy good time"
Dominic Papatola of the Pioneer Press calls Vietgone "a smart, personal, politically astute piece of work that understands the tropes and traditions it’s messing with. Like all smart satire, it makes us laugh and it makes us think." Read the full review here.

"A funny, profane take on the Vietnamese experience"
Star Tribune says Vietgone “rides a wave of profane irreverence, sprawling storytelling, spiky humor, bald stereotypes and in the end a searing personal testament”Read the review here.

Mission, Vision, Values 


Using theater to illustrate and animate, Mixed Blood models pluralism in pursuit of interconnections, shared humanity, and engaged citizenry.

Our Vision

As a beacon for the global village of Minnesota and beyond, Mixed Blood will champion equity and animate social change through exceptional artistry, catalytic relationships, and universal access.

Our Core Values

On stage, in the audience and in the community, Mixed Blood artists, board, and staff model people with differences thriving together.

Mixed Blood aspires to live at the intersection of authenticity and virtuosity.

Mixed Blood strives for equitable and just treatment for all participants.

In the spirit of transparency, the organization actively shares information and encourages candor.

Predictably Unpredictable
Mixed Blood advances its artistry and mission by constantly exploring and expanding form and content in inventive and risk-taking ways.