Kathleen Burge

Burge is a general assignment reporter for the Globe with a focus on suburban stories. She came to the Globe in 2000 and has written about legal issues, medicine, education, and restaurants.

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Jorma Elo combines precision, flow with Boston Ballet

By , Globe Staff

Choreographer Jorma Elo is finishing the last sections of his world premiere of “Bach Cello Suites,” which opens at Boston Opera House on April 30.


Conquering my fear of the water

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A mom gets swimming lessons from an unexpected source.


Local choruses compete on WGBH’s ‘Sing That Thing!’

By , Globe Staff

Twenty-four choruses from around New England were chosen to perform on the new television series.

With first taste of success, Boston students up for debate

By , Globe Staff

The nine-year-old Boston Debate League hopes to triple the number of schools now involved within the next seven years.