Wyoming Arts Council

Two UW students take first-place honors at regional theatre festival

Two University of Wyoming students won first-place honors at a regional theater festival and will compete for national honors at next month’s national festival at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. Amber McNew, a senior from Houston, Texas, won the Irene Ryan acting competition, and Quinn Scicluna, a senior from
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Ten Wyoming artists approved for 2015-2016 Arts Council roster

Ten Wyoming artists were approved by the Wyoming Arts Council board to be included in the Council’s Artist Roster, which serves as a resource for communities seeking artists for festivals, performances and other types of art programs. More than 60 artists will be featured on the 2015-2016 roster. New roster artists are Laramie visual artist
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Ceili at the Roundhouse celebrates Celtic culture March 20-21 in Evanston

The Ceili at the Roundhouse Celtic Festival will be held March 20-21 in Evanston. Children 7 and under admitted FREE during daytime Festival hours: March 21, 3-7:30 pm and March 22, 10 am – 5:30 pm.Traditional Celtic music, entertainment, dancing, children’s activities, educational music and dance workshops, ethnic foods, “the drink,” and more. Held at
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Hamilton Loomis presents blues harmonica workshop April 8-9 in Casper

WYOMING BLUES & JAZZ SOCIETY PRESENTS: 2015 HARMONICA WORKSHOP With Hamilton Loomis By popular demand!! Let Hamilton teach you Blues Harmonica! The workshop is open to ages 12 and up and is for beginners. No prior musical training necessary. Hamilton will even provide your harmonica! Great for families too! Here are the details: THE DATES:
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Artist and art critic Pedro Velez will deliver keynote at Cody CLICK! Conference

Keynote speaker for the WAC CLICK? Conference April 10-11 at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody will be prominent artist and art critic Pedro Velez. For his participation in the Whitney Biennial 2014, Vélez presented #MonochromaticArtCritics, a wall installation resembling the look and feel of movie posters in which he overlaid quotations
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Cheyenne celebrates arts inspired by the African Diaspora at April 18 event

This announcement comes from SANKOFA African Heritage Awareness, Inc.: Save the date — April 18 — for the fourth annual International Africa MAAFA (the scattering of the people) in Cheyenne. This event is being brought to the Laramie County Community by SANKOFA African Heritage Awareness, Inc., Cheyenne’s first and only original African Arts Festival commemorating
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Art of the Hunt sponsors March 26 session on the art of taxidermy

The Wyoming Arts Council is sponsoring a great free program on taxidermy coming up in two weeks at the Wyoming State Museum in Cheyenne. Three taxidermists will talk about their work on Thursday, March 26, at 7 p.m. Thanks to the Wyoming Humanities Council for sponsoring this and other programs about the Art of the
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"Stomp" stomps into Casper March 16

Broadway in Casper presents “Stomp” on Monday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m., at the Casper Events Center.  STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, andutterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered armfuls of awards and rave reviews and has appeared on numerous national television shows. The eight-member troupe
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“Stomp” stomps into Casper March 16

Broadway in Casper presents “Stomp” on Monday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m., at the Casper Events Center.  STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, andutterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered armfuls of awards and rave reviews and has appeared on numerous national television shows. The eight-member troupe
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Four Wyoming Arts Council board members reappointed

Four Wyoming Arts Council board members have been reappointed by Governor Matt Mead and confirmed by the Wyoming Senate. Janelle Fletcher-Kilmer of Laramie, Neil Hansen of Powell, Erin Taylor of Cheyenne and Holly Turner of Casper will all return to the board and serve three year terms. The Wyoming Arts Council is advised by a
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