“While times and tastes may change, the curtain continues to go up.” How true. Get some historical perspective and insight into Twincy’s robust theater culture of the past 150 years at the Hennepin History Museum’s new exhibition Ice Water and Opera Glasses. Stop in the hip museum’s opening reception tonight learn more about our comedy, high drama, burlesque, and vaudeville venues of yore and see the connections to our current day Guthrie, Pantages, Ivey Awards, and more. 5-8 PM. Free.Margeaux Devareaux

Hennepin History Museum, 2303 S 3rd Ave, MPLS; hennepinhistory.org