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Arts Briefs for 4/20/2014
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Paul Nelson: Cold extends ice fishing season but accesses are deteriorating
Letter: League should swap softball, volleyball seasons
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April 18, 2014
Reviving the first zombie: Kickstarter project to finish ‘Lazarus’ film
BEMIDJI -- As billions of people around the world prepare to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, a Bemidji man dreams of breathing new life into “Lazarus.” “Lazarus” is a Bemidji-born zombie film that has been in the making for almost a decade. Mike Bredon, Executive Director...
news / local
April 18, 2014 - 7:07pm
March 3, 2014
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO looks to celebrate with the Classics
“Classical Celebrations!” by Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will begin at 3 p.m. today at Bemidji High School. Violinist Everaldo Martinez of the Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra will be the guest artist. Martinez is in demand as an orchestral and chamber music...
March 3, 2014 - 11:26am
February 28, 2014
Letter: The arts are a necessity, not a luxury
Congratulations, and thanks to the talented cast, crew and orchestra of the opera “Hansel and Gretel” presented by Dr. Cory Renbarger at Bemidji State University this past week. Bemidji has a remarkable, thriving arts community, from private teaches guiding our youngest, to school...
opinion / letters
February 28, 2014 - 11:19pm
January 21, 2014
Beltrami County approves $100,000 in grants
BEMIDJI – This is the year for visual arts. The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday voted to support an allotment of development funds toward the Watermark Art Center, formerly known as the Bemidji Community Art Center, as it develops plans to relocate to 505 Bemidji...
news / region
January 21, 2014 - 8:39pm
November 22, 2013
Former Rourke director calls auction 'cultural vandalism'
MOORHEAD – One of Moorhead’s oldest cultural landmarks and one of the city’s oldest houses is going on the auction block, but some supporters aren’t buying the decision to sell. The building that until recently housed the Rourke Art Gallery at 523 4th St. S. will be auctioned...
news / region
November 22, 2013 - 10:57am
October 23, 2013
Film festival this weekend in Bemidji
BEMIDJI — The first Upstream Film Festival will be held at 5:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday at the Historic Chief Theater, 314 Beltrami Ave. NW. The festival will feature about 20 films, both short films and feature-length entries, said Mike Bredon, executive director...
October 23, 2013 - 1:04pm
July 17, 2013
Soaring through laughs: "Boeing Boeing" opens at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI — Artistic director Zach Curtis gives the audience a first-class ticket to fun in Marc Camoletti’s hilarious, classic ‘60s comedy, “Boeing Boeing,” opening tonight at the Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. Having recently enjoyed Broadway and London revivals,...
entertainment / theater
July 17, 2013 - 9:40am
June 21, 2013
Indigenous Arts Festival set
BEMIDJI — Rail River Folk School and Bemidji Area Indian Center present the Indigenous Arts Festival, a community art event June 28 and 29 at the Rail River Folk School. A live garden concert is scheduled 7 to 9:30 p.m. June 28 with Sonny Johnson and Windy Downwind and a...
news / local
June 21, 2013 - 3:41pm