Founded by Capitol Hill staffers in 1981, the musical comedy group
has performed for five U.S. presidents and has delighted audiences
with topical skits and songs ripped from the headlines.
Capitol Steps has recorded over 30 albums of parody songs. Their
latest recording, "Take the Money and Run -- For President," was
released this year. Tracks from the new album include "If I Tax a
Rich Man" and "You Can't Hide this Biden Guy."
Capitol Steps has been featured on NBC, CBS, ABC and PBS and
presents its "Politics Takes a Holiday" radio specials four times a
Larry King has said, "They're the best. There's no like them, no
one in their league."
The Oct. 13 performance is sponsored by Ronda Glenn Law Offices.
Tickets for Capitol Steps and all 2012-13 events at the
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts are now on sale and can
be purchased by calling the box office at 309-434-2777, toll-free at
866-686-9541 or online at
www.artsblooming.org. Tickets may also be purchased at the box
office during the regular 10 a.m.-6 p.m. business hours.
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Event at a glance
Event: Capitol Steps
Date, time: Saturday, Oct. 13,
Ticket prices: $39-$33
or toll-free at 866-686-9541
Box office: 600 N. East St.,
Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
[Text from file received from
Bloomington Center for the Performing