Wyoming Arts Council

Governor's Arts Awards just a month away

Here’s the front of the invitation for the Governor’s Arts Awards. The original artwork featuring the cartoon characters Elmo and Flo was done by Jerry Palen, who is one of the 2009 Governor’s Arts Award recipients, along with Park County Arts Council, Cody; Diane Springford, Lander; and Tandem Productions, Sheridan. The dinner and ceremony takes
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The Color Purple at the Buell Theatre in Denver

From blog editor Linda Coatney: I ventured down to Denver yesterday for the 2:00 p.m. matinee performance of The Color Purple, the musical. The tickets were a Christmas present from my daughter. Great songs and wonderful vocalists/performers. The story for the stage is somewhat differently told from the movie story, but the pivotal focus of
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Casper photographer’s work in "ONWARD ’09"

This comes from a story in the Jan. 8 Casper Star-Tribune: Michael Flicek’s photograph, “Waiting For Work, Wuhan,” was accepted for the ONWARD ’09 Exhibition at Project Basho Gallery in Philadelphia. The show opened Thursday and will run through Feb. 22. According to the Project Basho Web site, “ONWARD is an annual juried photography exhibition
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Casper photographer's work in "ONWARD '09"

This comes from a story in the Jan. 8 Casper Star-Tribune: Michael Flicek’s photograph, “Waiting For Work, Wuhan,” was accepted for the ONWARD ’09 Exhibition at Project Basho Gallery in Philadelphia. The show opened Thursday and will run through Feb. 22. According to the Project Basho Web site, “ONWARD is an annual juried photography exhibition
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Teton County Library features "92Y Live"

Beginning in January, the Teton County Public Library in Jackson will host intriguing speakers in broadcasts from the 92nd Street Y Cultural Center in New York City. Lectures will be viewed live via satellite, and members of the local audience can submit questions to the speakers via e-mail. All broadcasts take place in the library’s
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Teton County Library features "92Y Live"

Beginning in January, the Teton County Public Library in Jackson will host intriguing speakers in broadcasts from the 92nd Street Y Cultural Center in New York City. Lectures will be viewed live via satellite, and members of the local audience can submit questions to the speakers via e-mail. All broadcasts take place in the library’s
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Cheyenne veteran finds poetic voice

Walter Reed Mellott dropped into the Wyoming Arts Council this morning with a copy of his book, “My Heart’s Poetry.” This is the Cheyenne resident’s first book, and he was looking for ideas on marketing and promotion. Wyomingarts had several ideas for him — this blog post was one. He’s conducted book signings at a
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Institute for artists’ communities Feb. 15-17

The Emerging Program Institute is “geared toward individuals involved in the creation and establishment of new artist-in-residence programs, including founders, directors, board members, and other staff, while directors of residency programs going through significant re-establishment may also find these sessions helpful. Whether in the early planning stages or in the formative years of programming, your
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Institute for artists' communities Feb. 15-17

The Emerging Program Institute is “geared toward individuals involved in the creation and establishment of new artist-in-residence programs, including founders, directors, board members, and other staff, while directors of residency programs going through significant re-establishment may also find these sessions helpful. Whether in the early planning stages or in the formative years of programming, your
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Job opening: Cheyenne Little Theatre Players

Cheyenne Little Theatre Players (CLTP) is now accepting applications for a full-time Theatre Education Coordinator. Applications will be accepted until Friday, Jan. 17, 2009. Please submit a cover letter and resume. Applications may be sent via U.S. Mail to:Dr. Randall L. BernhardManaging DirectorCheyenne Little Theatre PlayersP.O. Box 20087Cheyenne, WY 82003 E-mail applications will also be
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