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Star Studio celebrates 15 years of making patients, like Trinity, smile

Star Studio has helped create memories for hundreds of patient families over the years, including the family of 19-year-old Trinity, who has been a fan since the studio lights came on in 2008.

Star Studio celebrates 15 years

Lights, camera, action! January 2023 marks 15 years for Star Studio, Children’s Minnesota’s in-house TV studio.

Children’s Minnesota launches Shine Bright for Kids fundraiser to support kids fighting cancer and blood disorders

This September, Children’s Minnesota invites the community to help children fighting cancer and blood disorders by donating to the Shine Bright for Kids fundraising campaign. Donations of any size help support life-saving research, as well as services that ease the care journey for kids and their families, including music therapy and financial assistance.

Get more of The Dude with his new podcast

When The Dude is not on Star Studio entertaining patients he’s doing something new – podcasting. The Dude has launched Childhood Chatcast, a podcast where he and his co-host interview some of The Kid Experts at Children’s Minnesota about their childhoods.

Isadora’s journey from cancer at age 15 to double majoring in college

Isadora's story sounds like a movie. A young, aspiring actor begins landing roles on the stage and screen but then gets diagnosed with cancer at age 15. What sounds like a movie, was Isadora’s reality. However, she's back to living her dream after receiving care at Children's Minnesota's Adolescent and Young Adult cancer program.

La historia de la familia Claudio

La historia de la familia Claudio

Bringing kids joy during COVID-19: Star Studio works from home

During COVID-19 Star Studio had to get creative in the way they film, produce and distribute entertainment to patients and families at Children's Minnesota.

How wrap-around care services help kids and families healing from cancer diagnoses

At Children’s Minnesota, we put kids first, and we know that kids get better quicker when we take care of the whole family. This is why we offer many services and amenities to the whole family in addition to typical health care services.

Eriq Nelson on how Star Studio helps patients at Children’s Minnesota

Eriq Nelson, Star Studio producer and talent, explains the how the wrap-around care services, such as Star Studio, offered at Children’s Minnesota help kids and families.

Star Studio Symphony – A Complimentary Benefit Concert

October 7, 2017, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m., Saint Paul

Join award-winning pianist Yumiko Oshima-Ryan and the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra at the Star Studio Symphony on Saturday, October 7th at 2:00 p.m. at Sundin Hall. Enjoy music, dance performances and even an instrument "petting zoo" where kids can learn all about the sections and sounds that make up an orchestra. This is a free concert! All donations from the event benefit music programs, performances and partnerships with Star Studio, Children's Minnesota's very own in-house TV studio.