Flying Karamazov Brothers bring comedy to BU

For immediate release: March 12, 2007

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is offering a comic recipe for survival in the modern world as the Celebrity Artist Series continues on Saturday, March 24, at 7 p.m. in Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall.

“Life: A Guide for the Perplexed” will be presented by the Flying Karamazov Brothers who will sing, dance and juggle in a vaudevillian romp through the stages of life. Founded three decades ago in San Francisco, the troupe has performed on Broadway and appeared with Frank Sinatra and the Grateful Dead. They have also been featured on “Seinfeld” and “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.”

Tickets for the show are $25 for adults and $12 for students and children. For more information or to order tickets, call the box office at (570) 389-4409. The box office is open Monday through Friday from noon to 4 p.m.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Professional Studies, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.