arts The Ballad of Newton Badger - a community collaboration By Heidi Holtan • Mar 20, 2017 http://www.grandrapidsmn.com/ Nathan Bergstedt is the playwright. Sam Miltich composed the score. The Ballad of Newton Badger came from a conversation after a production of Shakespeare in the Park a few years ago. These two artists from Grand Rapids worked together and on their own to present a CenterStage Minnesota Concert Series By Kari Hedlund • Nov 16, 2016 91.7 KAXE/90.5 KBXE is collaborating with The Reif Center for a Centerstage MN concert series, the third Thursday of every month. The lineup is an incredible one, check it out below.