Latest Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts Stories

2008-09-25 21:00:25

By Dan Craft Who is Neil Berg? And why are several dozen shimmering alumni of Broadway musicals constantly orbiting around him, like planets around a sun? It's very simple, actually: Neil Berg is a working composer of off-and-on Broadway shows like "The Prince and the Pauper" and the impending musical adaptations of "Grumpy Old Men" and "The Man Who Would Be King." Neil Berg is also one of the world's biggest Broadway musical buffs, scholars and all-around cheerleaders.

2008-09-18 21:00:19

By Dan Craft BLOOMINGTON - Going down? You should be if you find yourself in the vicinity of the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts a week from tonight (Sept. 25).

2008-09-18 21:00:19

By Dan Craft BLOOMINGTON - The truth about Ruth is about to be revealed. And it is this: She's a best-kept-secret who, once discovered, won't be soon forgotten. The secret will be out, and the discovery will be made, a week from tonight (7:30 p.m. Sept.

2008-08-28 21:00:25

By Dan Craft It's not only the fall concert season that's heating up (see today's cover story on D1) - the curtains are parting on the autumn theater and dance front, too. Following is a look at what's being staged between now and year's end at area theater and performing arts venues.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.