Wyoming Arts Council

Wyoming Arts Council Spearheads “Arts Education Working Group”

Formally launched in August 2014 at the National Conference of State Legislatures’ Legislative Summit, Americans for the Arts’ State Policy Pilot Program, also known as SP3, includes ten state teams seeking to strengthen arts education by advancing state policy. Wyoming is one of those states. The latest phase of development for Wyoming was a first-of-its-kind
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The Every Student Succeeds Act & the Arts

What is the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)? The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed by President Obama on December 10, 2015, reauthorizing the 50-year old Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) to create a long-term, stable federal policy that gives states additional flexibility and encourages innovation, while at the same time holding us
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National Arts in Education Week, Teacher Profile: Jennifer Emery

I have taken a number of professional artists into Jennifer’s classes for residencies. She is always open to such activities, planning well in advance to ensure her students are able to take full advantage of such opportunities. In the classroom I see her encourage her students and bring out the best in them. On one such
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Summer Solstice Celebration June 20 at UW Art Museum

University of Wyoming’s "Opera in a Gym" tours Wyoming schools May 7-11

The University of Wyoming’s Fine Arts Outreach, in conjunction with the UW Department of Music, is bringing the “Opera in a Gym” program to Wyoming school children the next two weeks. “Opera in a Gym,” created by Larry Hensel, UW Department of Music professor, provides a unique interactive and imaginative theatrical and musical experience for
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University of Wyoming's "Opera in a Gym" tours Wyoming schools May 7-11

The University of Wyoming’s Fine Arts Outreach, in conjunction with the UW Department of Music, is bringing the “Opera in a Gym” program to Wyoming school children the next two weeks. “Opera in a Gym,” created by Larry Hensel, UW Department of Music professor, provides a unique interactive and imaginative theatrical and musical experience for
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LCCC presents "Stabat Mater" concert April 29 at St. Mary’s Cathedral

The Laramie County Community College Music Department presents “Stabat Mater” on Sunday, April 29, 3-4 p.m. Free; St. Mary’s Cathedral, 2107 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne. Karl Jenkins has blended musical ideas from our Western culture with musical ideas from the Near East to create a stunning and expressive masterpiece. Admission is free. Donations will be accepted for
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LCCC presents "Stabat Mater" concert April 29 at St. Mary's Cathedral

The Laramie County Community College Music Department presents “Stabat Mater” on Sunday, April 29, 3-4 p.m. Free; St. Mary’s Cathedral, 2107 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne. Karl Jenkins has blended musical ideas from our Western culture with musical ideas from the Near East to create a stunning and expressive masterpiece. Admission is free. Donations will be accepted for
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UW Art Museum screens "Art21" PBS Series on April 16

UW Art Museum screens "Art21" PBS Series on April 16

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