Wyoming Arts Council

UW concert explores Mozart's final year

From a UW press release: The University of Wyoming Department of Music will present “Mozart, 1791,” a concert featuring works written by the famous composer during the last year of his life, Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center concert hall in Laramie. Tickets cost $10 for the public, $7 for
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Read "Artscapes," escape winter blahs

The winter 2008 issue of the Wyoming Arts Council’s quarterly print newsletter, Artscapes, is off the presses. This edition focuses on the state’s abundance of individual artists — and some of the WAC programs that assist their creative efforts. Assistant editor Linda Coatney wrote and shot the photos for the feature on Torrington in Goshen
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Read "Artscapes," escape winter blahs

The winter 2008 issue of the Wyoming Arts Council’s quarterly print newsletter, Artscapes, is off the presses. This edition focuses on the state’s abundance of individual artists — and some of the WAC programs that assist their creative efforts. Assistant editor Linda Coatney wrote and shot the photos for the feature on Torrington in Goshen
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Rogers offers poem "in a world gone deadly"

“In Hospice,” a poem by Jeanne Rogers of Sundance, has been published in volume five of the on-line journal, Survivor’s Review. Jeanne is an active member of Bear Lodge Writers and Wyoming Writers, Inc. Read “In Hospice” at http://www.survivorsreview.org/features.php?vol=5&art=65

Rogers offers poem "in a world gone deadly"

“In Hospice,” a poem by Jeanne Rogers of Sundance, has been published in volume five of the on-line journal, Survivor’s Review. Jeanne is an active member of Bear Lodge Writers and Wyoming Writers, Inc. Read “In Hospice” at http://www.survivorsreview.org/features.php?vol=5&art=65

Auditions: "Disney’s High School Musical"

The Cheyenne Little Theatre Players will hold open auditions on Monday and Tuesday, March 3-4, 6:30-9 p.m., at the Historic Atlas Theatre in downtown Cheyenne.Audition details: Director Wende Wolfe-Perez will be casting 15-20 females, ages 14-19; 15-20 males, ages 14-19; one adult male; and one adult female. Come prepared to sing 60 seconds of a
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Auditions: "Disney's High School Musical"

The Cheyenne Little Theatre Players will hold open auditions on Monday and Tuesday, March 3-4, 6:30-9 p.m., at the Historic Atlas Theatre in downtown Cheyenne.Audition details: Director Wende Wolfe-Perez will be casting 15-20 females, ages 14-19; 15-20 males, ages 14-19; one adult male; and one adult female. Come prepared to sing 60 seconds of a
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Symphony looking for recording engineer

Sherry Parmater, executive director of the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra in Casper, is looking for a recording engineer who could record and edit a professional recording of the symphony.If you know someone who fits the bill, call Sherry at 307-266-1478.

Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition

$2,000 Awaits Winners of Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition Entries are now being accepted for the 28th annual Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition, created to recognize and encourage the efforts of writers who have not yet achieved major-market success. Writers will compete for a $1,000 first prize, $500 second prize, and $500 third prize in
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Joy Williams next Eminent Writer-in-Residence at UW

Joy Williams’ first novel, State of Grace, published in 1973, was a finalist for the National Book Award. More recently, her novel The Quick and the Dead (2000) was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Her 2001 essay collection, Ill Nature, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her several other books
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