Arts Council

Wyoming Arts Council Featured News

Calcamuggio horiz

Details announced for spring 2014 Piatigorsky Tour of Wyoming

The spring 2014 Piatigorsky Foundation Tour of Wyoming features mezzo-soprano Katie Calcamuggio and pianist John Elam. They will conduct free performances May 7-13 at the following venues in the state: Wednesday, May 7 (Two Events) Buffalo Buffalo High School Auditorium 7 pm Concert 2 pm Master class (women’s chorale, Lara Wagner Director) 39891 Old Highway
Continue →

WAC announces recipients of 2014 Visual Arts Fellowship Awards

Suzanne Morlock of Wilson, Do Palma of Cheyenne and Aaron Wallis of Jackson are the recipients of 2014 Wyoming Arts Council Visual Arts Fellowships. The three winners were announced during an awards reception in the Peck Gallery at Central Wyoming College in Riverton. This was the final event at the CLICK! Symposium for Visual Artists
Continue →

MAT Camp rockers

MAT Camp rocks Evanston this summer

From Young Musicians in Evanston: MAT Camp registration is open! There are lots of new classes this year, and new staff members on board. This year touts an all-star teaching staff including university professors and professional performers. Interested in Folk music? New folk classes include Tour of Scotland, Hammered Dulcimer, Ukulele, African Music & Dance
Continue →


Wyoming Arts Council Headlines

Calcamuggio horiz

Details announced for spring 2014 Piatigorsky Tour of Wyoming

The spring 2014 Piatigorsky Foundation Tour of Wyoming features mezzo-soprano Katie Calcamuggio and pianist John Elam. They will conduct free performances May 7-13 at the following venues in the state: Wednesday, May 7 (Two Events) Buffalo Buffalo High School Auditorium 7 pm Concert 2 pm Master class (women’s chorale, Lara Wagner Director) 39891 Old Highway
Continue →

WAC announces recipients of 2014 Visual Arts Fellowship Awards

Suzanne Morlock of Wilson, Do Palma of Cheyenne and Aaron Wallis of Jackson are the recipients of 2014 Wyoming Arts Council Visual Arts Fellowships. The three winners were announced during an awards reception in the Peck Gallery at Central Wyoming College in Riverton. This was the final event at the CLICK! Symposium for Visual Artists
Continue →

MAT Camp rockers

MAT Camp rocks Evanston this summer

From Young Musicians in Evanston: MAT Camp registration is open! There are lots of new classes this year, and new staff members on board. This year touts an all-star teaching staff including university professors and professional performers. Interested in Folk music? New folk classes include Tour of Scotland, Hammered Dulcimer, Ukulele, African Music & Dance
Continue →

DW kids

Dancers’ Workshop Brings Dance to Schools in Jackson, Lander, Pinedale, and Big Piney

News from Dancers’ Workshop: Dancers’ Workshop moves bodies and minds through their residency work this spring! DW instructors will spend April and May teaching a variety of dance and arts curricula to students in kindergarten through high school in communities around Wyoming. In March this year, Dancers’ Workshop instructors worked with Jackson Elementary Kindergarten students
Continue →

Wyoming Arts Council Grant Review Panels to Meet

The Wyoming Arts Council’s Grants to Organization (GTO) panel will meet in Room 504 at the University of Wyoming Coe Library in Laramie on Thursday and Friday, April 24-25, to evaluate grant applications and make recommendations for funding of FY 2015 grant awards to the WAC Board.  The GTO panel meeting will begin at 1 p.m. on
Continue →

Art of the Rural seeks summer interns

This announcement comes from Art of the Rural: Are you passionate about rural places? Have you been looking for an opportunity to work across the field of rural arts and culture? Would you enjoy the opportunity to build relationships with cultural organizations in communities small and large across the nation? If yes, the Art of
Continue →

Get in summer shape and benefit a good cause

Attention Jacksonians: For the months of April, May and June, Physique 22 in Jackson will be sponsoring a Saturday morning “Donation Class” where 100 percent of the proceeds will be donated to pARTners, the Jackson Hole organization whose “mission is to promote creativity and improve learning in the schools by bridging the education and arts
Continue →

UW cast of working

UW closes 2013-2014 theatre season with production of “Working”

The University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance 2013-14 production season draws to a close with “Working,” the popular musical adaptation of Studs Terkel’s best-selling book of interviews with American workers. Directed by UW Professor Leigh Selting, “Working” runs April 22-26 at 7:30 p.m. and April 23 at 2 p.m. on the Buchanan Center
Continue →

Register now for the July 8-11 Bluegrass Camp for Kids

From the Big Horn Mountain Festival web site: We’re excited to announce that Bluegrass Camps for Kids will be with us for the 2014 festival and has been expanded to four days from July 8th to July 11th from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm. This will be a bluegrass and folk music program for children ages
Continue →

April 11-12 “Love Letters” performances to benefit Cowboy Carousel Center project

From the Johnson County Arts & Humanities Council: Arts Along the Big Horns presents the Pulitzer Prize nominated 2-characer play “Love Letters”performed by local community actors Marcy Schueler and Steve Reimann, under the direction of Francine Russell. Russell performed in “Love Letters” as a cruise ship entertainer and was active in performing arts in Los Angeles prior to moving to Buffalo.
Continue →