Minnesota Public Radio's Wits announces spring 2013 lineup
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As is expected, this season is filled with comedians and rock 'n' roll heroes spread over 10 dates between March 15 and June 14. These pairings -- including Neko Case, A.C. Newman, Metric, Rufus Wainwright on the music end -- shall be confounding, and irresistible. Check out the full lineup, all shows to be held at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, below.
Wits Spring 2013 lineup
Friday, March 15: Paula Poundstone and musical guest, Robyn Hitchcock
Friday, March 29: W. Kamau Bell and musical guest, Brendan Benson
Friday, April 12: Kristen Schaal and musical guest, Rufus Wainwright
Friday, April 19: Tig Notaro and musical guest, Kathleen Edwards
Thursday, April 25: Michael Ian Black and musical guest, A.C. Newman
Friday, May 3: Patton Oswalt and musical guest, Ben Lee
Friday, May 10: Rob Delaney and musical guests, Neko Case and Kelly Hogan
Friday, May 31: Colin Hanks and musical guest, Jason Isbell
Friday, June 7: Hannibal Buress and musical guest, Open Mike Eagle
Friday, June 14: David Koechner and musical guest, Metric
Tickets for the entire season go on sale on Wednesday, February 20, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Fitzgerald Theater. On Thursday, February 21 at noon, season ticket packages of 5 shows or more go on sale. Single show tickets begin selling on Tuesday, February 26 at noon. More info at the Fitzgerald website.