Wyoming Arts Council

Beats "On the Road" in Wyo. this summer

From a press release from the Wyoming Humanities Council: This summer, the Wyoming Humanities Council presents “On the Road: 50 Years of the Beatniks,” a summer program about American counterculture in the 1950s and early 1960s. The program includes a book discussion series focusing on Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg and William S. Burroughs; a poetry
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New Deal celebration draws crowd to Guernsey

More than 250 people attended the 75th anniversary celebration of the New Deal on Saturday, May 3, at Guernsey State Park. All of us were thankful that the ceremony was held Saturday under sunny skies and not on Friday, when 60 m.p.h. wind gusts pushed snow through the canyon, shutting down county roads. The wind
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UW arts calendar for May 3-4

The following events are on the University of Wyoming arts calendar this weekend: Saturday, May 3, 7:30 p.m. — Wyoming Gamelan Chandra Wyoga and Balinese dance performers, College of Education auditorium. Free. Saturday, May 3, 7:30 p.m. — UW Department of Music presents the Globe Saxophone Quartet, Fine Arts Center concert hall. Tickets cost $7
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Students on stage at Dancers’ Workshop

The Dancers’ Workshop Progress Performance, “Poetry in Motion,” will be held in the Jackson Hole Center for the Arts’ Theater on Thursday, May 22, 6:30 p.m. All seats are $5. Click Here To Get Tickets. Dancers’ Workshop students — from five years old on up to adults –- present their annual end-of-the-school-year performance. Student dancers
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Students on stage at Dancers' Workshop

The Dancers’ Workshop Progress Performance, “Poetry in Motion,” will be held in the Jackson Hole Center for the Arts’ Theater on Thursday, May 22, 6:30 p.m. All seats are $5. Click Here To Get Tickets. Dancers’ Workshop students — from five years old on up to adults –- present their annual end-of-the-school-year performance. Student dancers
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National Finals results for Poetry Out Loud

The competition was fierce. Fifty-two revved-up high school kids from fifty states, the District of Columbia, and the Virgin Islands came to Washington, D.C., April 28-29 to compete in the national finals for Poetry Out Loud. Caila Booth, a senior at Buffalo High School, represented Wyoming. She traveled to D.C. with her mom, Kelly. Her
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