Performing arts academy names new executive director

Laurel Woodward-Breckbill, center, turns pages for violin instructor Jenny Bowen, right, while student Katy Friesen plays on Monday at the Bethel College Academy of Performing Arts. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Laurel Woodward-Breckbill sat in her office on Monday afternoon in the catacombs of Memorial Hall at Bethel College, watching a violin teacher’s daughter, since the mom was busy giving a lesson. This was at the Bethel College Academy of Performing Arts (BCAPA), where it appears Woodward-Breckbill will do whatever it takes to get students taught at the academy. Woodward-Breckbill, a


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