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Bloomington Theatre and Art Center Presents Bloomington Mapworks III

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
Bloomington Theatre and Art Center Presents Bloomington Mapworks III

(Bloomington, MN)    Bloomington Theatre and Art Center (BTAC) is pleased to announce Bloomington Mapworks III, an exhibition in the Inez Greenberg Gallery featuring the work of artists Craig Bell, D.C. Ice, Marjorie Moody, Erik Pearson, Erik Sletten, and Holly Stone. Bloomington Mapworks III runs August 30 through October 4, 2013 and is sponsored by Larkin [...]

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The price of friendship is strained by the cost of Art

The price of friendship is strained by the cost of Art

(Bloomington, MN) Bloomington Theatre and Art Center (BTAC) is thrilled to announce the upcoming Bloomington Civic Theatre (BCT) production of Art taking place in the Black Box Theater May 17th to June 9th. A simple white canvas. A 200,000 francs pricetag. The real cost: Decades-long friendships. This is the world of Yasmina Reza’s Art. The [...]

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Wendy Lehr returns to Bloomington Civic Theatre with a wild night of adventure in On The Town!

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

(Bloomington, MN) Bloomington Theatre and Art Center (BTAC) is excited to announce the return of Wendy Lehr as director for the upcoming Bloomington Civic Theatre (BCT) production of On the Town. Performances will be taking place in the Schneider Theater April 26th through May 26th. A classic American musical comedy, On the Town is one [...]

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BTAC presents Out of the Abyss: William Murray and the Prison Art Project

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
BTAC presents Out of the Abyss: William Murray and the Prison Art Project

(Bloomington, MN) Bloomington Theatre and Art Center (BTAC) is pleased to announce the exhibit Out of the Abyss: William Murray and the Prison Art Project. Out of the Abyss runs from April 12 through May 17, 2013 in the Inez Greenberg Gallery at the Bloomington Center for the Arts. About the Exhibit:  In 1974, William [...]

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Bloomington Theatre and Art Center to offer Shakespeare workshop

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Bloomington Theatre and Art Center to offer Shakespeare workshop

Bloomington Theatre and Art Center is offering a variety of theater classes for youth and adults this spring, including a class that introduces actors to the words of William Shakespeare. Don’t Fear Shakespeare!  is offered on Saturday, April 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and is taught by professional Twin Cities actor Paul R. [...]

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Bloomington Theatre and Art Center Welcomes Exhibition Proposals from Local and Regional Artists

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
Bloomington Theatre and Art Center Welcomes Exhibition Proposals from Local and Regional Artists

(Bloomington, MN)   Emerging and established artists residing in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Wisconsin are invited to submit proposals for review for the 2015 exhibition program at Bloomington Theatre and Art Center (BTAC). Individuals or groups working in any medium, with the exception of film or video, are eligible. Artists will be reviewed [...]

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BTAC announces spring children’s theater classes, return of Camp Shakespeare

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
BTAC announces spring children’s theater classes, return of Camp Shakespeare

(Bloomington, MN)  Registration is now open for children’s theater classes at Bloomington Theatre and Art Center. Weekend and after-school offerings begin in early April, and a popular 2-week summer theater camp for youth called Camp Shakespeare will kick off BTAC’s summer youth programming in June. For children Grades 2-5, BTAC offers Beginning Youth Acting on Saturdays, April 6 through May [...]

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Spring theater classes for adults include improv, stage combat, more

| February 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
Spring theater classes for adults include improv, stage combat, more

(Bloomington, MN) Bloomington Theatre and Art Center is excited to announce its spring line-up of acting classes for adults. BTAC offers a variety of classes for adults and youth in visual and peforming arts, and this spring, several new educational theater courses are on the schedule, including improv comedy and stage combat. For the first [...]

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BTAC presents Urbanscapes by Michael Schmidt

| February 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
BTAC presents Urbanscapes by Michael Schmidt

(Bloomington, MN)   Bloomington Theatre and Art Center is pleased to announce Urbanscapes, an exhibition in the Atrium Gallery featuring the oil paintings of Michael Schmidt. Urbanscapes runs March 7 through April 28, 2013. Michael Schmidt’s paintings explore the often overlooked beauty of the urban landscape. Schmidt is inspired by the anonymous street corner, a water [...]

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Kari Margolis returns to BTAC January 26

| December 26, 2012 | 0 Comments
Kari Margolis returns to BTAC January 26

After a highly successful sold-out workshops in 2011 and 2012, internationally-recognized playwright, director, actress, and master teacher Kari Margolis is back in Bloomington. Bloomington Theatre and Art Center welcomes Kari Margolis on Saturday, January 26, 2013 for her workshop titled Margolis Method: A Theatrical Journey to the Actor’s Creative Core, a 1-day intensive from 10:00 [...]

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The Bloomington Crow’s Best of 2012 top ten list and video

| December 25, 2012 | 3 Comments
The Bloomington Crow’s Best of 2012 top ten list and video

2012 was another great year for The Bloomington Crow. The number of visitors doubled, more people used the events calendar, and more bloggers, like the inspiring Sally Miller, were featured. The Bloomington Crow was also honored by the Bloomington School District. Looking back at the over 500 stories and news articles that were published in [...]

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Hundreds of individual paintings created at Smiles for Sandy Hook art event

| December 22, 2012 | 1 Comment
Hundreds of individual paintings created at Smiles for Sandy Hook art event

The Children’s Book Illustrators Guild of Minnesota held a special art event to create a work of art for Sandy Hook Elementary School. The art event called Smiles for Sandy Hook Elementary had children and adults from the area create personalized works of art on 4-inch by 4-inch squares of paper. Bloomington Theatre and Art [...]

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Children are invited to create artwork for Sandy Hook Elementary

| December 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Children of all ages and their families are invited to create original artwork under the guidance of children’s illustrators for the children of Sandy Hook Elementary School. The special project is called Smiles for Sandy Hook Elementary and takes place at Bloomington Theatre and Art Center on Saturday, December 22, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 [...]

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Bloomington Theatre and Art Center hosts annual Gifts in the Gallery fundraiser

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bloomington Theatre and Art Center (BTAC) will once again host their annual Gifts in the Gallery holiday sale. This two-week event will feature the work of 50 visual artists who create high quality gift items. The Gifts in the Gallery holiday sale is BTAC’s annual fundraiser and is held in the beautiful Inez Greenberg Gallery from December 5 – [...]

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Panel Discussion at BTAC to Feature Veteran Twin Cities Theatre Artist Wendy Lehr

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments
Panel Discussion at BTAC to Feature Veteran Twin Cities Theatre Artist Wendy Lehr

(Bloomington, MN)  This fall, several Twin Cities stage directors have visited Bloomington Theatre and Art Center to take part in a series of four panel discussions dubbed “Twin Cities Stage Directors on Directing”. The final part in this series, titled Vision To Audition To Opening Night, takes place on Monday, December 10 at 6:30 p.m. at [...]

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