Missouri Theatre raises funds to aid Cedar Rapids Symphony

Monday, July 7, 2008 | 9:56 p.m. CDT; updated 4:09 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — An open cello case sitting in the lobby of the Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts brimmed with folded checks and $20 bills. The case was accompanied not by a scruffy street musician as one might expect, but by a modest sign and a cheerful volunteer.