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The Historic Ritz Theater is located in the heart of the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District. Thanks to its owners, the Ballet of the Dolls, the Ritz has been renovated, restored, revitalized and is now able to offer an eclectic range of entertainment from dance and theater to live music, film and of course, the Dolls themselves.

To purchase tickets online, simply click on the “Tickets” link next to the show on our Home Page. You may also purchase tickets over the phone at 612-436-1129 or in person during hours 12-5PM Tuesday-Friday. We are also open two hours before any showtime. If you have any questions about tickets, please contact us at

We offer concessions with a beer and wine bar. All concessions can be brought into the theater for your enjoyment.

Venue Info

Seating is determined on a show by show basis. If a show is sold out, we offer standing room on a select basis. Please contact the box office for more information.


Our capacity is 230.


Tickets are available here on our site. Just click on the TICKETS button next to the show you wish to attend and follow the prompts. We accept Visa and Mastercard for online ticket sales.

Box Office

Tickets are available in advance at The Ritz Theater. The Box Office is open 12-5 Tuesday-Friday and is also open 2 hours before doors on show nights. We accept American Express, Visa and Mastercard.

Taxes and Fees on Ticket Purchases

A 3% charge is applied to all ticket sales paid for via credit card. All other fees are determined by the Producer and venue on a show by show basis.

Age Policy

Age policy is determined on a show by show basis. Please check event details for more information.

Sold Out Shows

To ensure that you are guaranteed entry to the show, we recommend that you purchase your tickets in advance. Once a show is sold out, we will have a waiting list at the door but we cannot guarantee entry to the show.


Seating is determined on a show by show basis. Please check event details for more information.

General Policies

No cameras or photography unless specifically permitted by management in advance.