Bloomington's second-wave circus veterans exchange death-defying feats in in the big top for breakthroughs in the studio.
In 1883, a Bloomington teenager grew a legendary circus from a trained dog act. 100 years later, a backyard trapeze rig launched a new generation of performers.
This naked photo of Hemingway means a lot more than you might think.
Why broadcast a public service announcement when you can persuade 120 students to break into a dance designed to encourage folks to look up from their phones?
At the 23rd annual Lotus Festival, Ayaan Ali Bangash shared the intricacies of the Indian sarod and why the music we make is a reflection of who we are.
The Swedish/Icelandic folk duo, My Bubba, brings artistic intimacy to its audiences through minimalist folk music -- and bacteria samples.
Bloomington's Lotus Festival just blossomed for its 23rd year, but it's the first time for Alexa Bruetman, freshman at IU and avid concert-goer.
The all-woman trio Fémina brings rap folk fusion and social consciousness from rural Argentina to Bloomington for the Lotus Festival.
The first US tour of UK folk duo Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker includes a date at the Lotus Festival. In anticipation, they discuss music and ice cream.
Readings from the oral history “Voices from Chernobyl” by 2015 Nobel laureate Svetlana Alexievich.