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Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer Mike Cronin, executive director/operations at the Sanford Center, hangs cable harness in the rafters needed to install the 14 banks of lights for the Blue Man Group show on Sunday night. Officials said this is the most elaborate set-up for a show in the Sanford Center’s history. The work also must be done between hockey practices and this weekend’s Bemidji State University women’s hockey games against the University of Minnesota.

Sanford Center preps for Blue Man Group

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BEMIDJI — As the Blue Man Group is said to be a one-of-a-kind show, the Sanford Center is having a one-of-a-kind experience preparing for the event.


“It’s definitely the most complicated thing we’ve ever done,” said Cyrus Pansch, director of sales and marketing for the Sanford Center.

Rigging for the Sunday night show has been an especially complicated.

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