May
27
th
2022
Palace Theatre
Friday
May
27
th
2022
Palace Theatre

The Current presents

Belle and Sebastian

with Divino Niño

Doors Open

7PM

Show Starts

8PM

Ages

18+

General Admission (advance)

$39.50

General Admission (day of show)

$45

Reserved Loge (advance)

$59.50

Reserved Loge (day of show)

$65

Reserved P1 Balcony (advance)

$49.50

Reserved P1 Balcony (day of show)

$55

Reserved P2 Balcony (advance)

$39.50

Reserved P2 Balcony (day of show)

$45

When the situation in Ukraine first started to happen it became clear that the lives of the people there, and probably ‘ours’ too,  were never going to be the same. The band had just started rolling out tracks for our new album, and it all felt a bit silly to be honest.

We had one track called ‘If They’re Shooting At You’, it’s a song about being lost, broken and under threat of violence. The key line is ‘if they’re shooting at you kid you must be doing something right.’

We stand in solidarity with the people of Ukraine and hope that their pain and suffering can be brought to a halt as soon as possible.

We got in touch with various photographers and creatives in Ukraine and they generously said that we could put their pictures to music. In creating this we aspire to show a hopeful, defiant side, as well as bringing an awareness to the plight of the people there.

We think any way in which we can get behind Ukraine – politically, culturally, practically, spiritually – it must all add up in the end. Together we have to do what it takes to help Ukraine beat this tyranny.

Please consider giving to the Disasters Emergency Committee, The Red Cross (redcross.org.uk/ukraine), or any other humanitarian charity involved in the crisis.

Stuart Murdoch

Effective immediately, all concerts and events at First Avenue and associated venues will require either proof of a full series of COVID-19 vaccination, or proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken in the prior 72 hours. More info HERE.

All concerts and events at First Avenue and associated venues will require either proof of a full series of COVID-19 vaccination, or proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken in the prior 72 hours

Performers


Belle and Sebastian

A Bit of Previous is the tenth studio album by Belle and Sebastian and their first full-length in seven years. This may be surprising to anyone following the recent life...

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Special Guests


Divino Niño

Divino Niño—the band of Chicago-via-Bogotá, Colombia’s Camilo Medina and Javier Forero, with Pierce Codina (drums), Guillermo Rodriguez (guitar), and Justin Vittori (multi-instrumentalist)—have released their dynamic new single “Drive,” the band’s...

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Venue


Palace Theatre

Since 2017

Located in downtown St. Paul, the century-old Palace Theatre was originally operated as a vaudeville theatre in 1916. The building was converted to a movie theater in the 1920s until…

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