art + culture news  // may 21, 2018
this week in missoula

First Night Application is OPEN!
25th Anniversary
First Night Missoula a community built festival that highlights talented local and regional musicians, performers, and other artists in several locations throughout Missoula. 

First Night Missoula is seeking local and regional artists to perform in our 25th anniversary of celebrating the arts in Missoula. Applications due: June 30th, 2018

This Week at Fact & Fiction
Monday, May 21st, 7pm
Peter Stark, Young George Washington
Tuesday, May 22 nd , 7pm
Maxim Loskutoff,   Come West and See
Thursday, May 24th, 7pm
Joyce Lynette Hocker,  The Trail to Tincup

For more events and info:  Website!

Hadley Ferguson Paintings // Radius Gallery
Friday, May 25th, 5pm
The Radius invites you to the opening reception of a new series of paintings by Missoulian artist, Hadley Ferguson. " Hadley is well known in town for her 'Heart of Missoula' murals at the corner of Broadway and Higgins".   Website!

This Week at the Roxy Theater
Tuesday, May 22nd, 6:30pm
NT Live: Macbeth
Wednesday, May 23rd, 8pm
Captain America: Civil War
Wednesday, May 23rd, 7:30pm
Missoula's Homegrown Comedy
Thursday,  May 24th, 7pm
RBG and Post-Screening Panel
For more show times & details:  Website!
upcoming events

Coming up at Shakespeare & Co

Thursday, May 31st,  7pm
Missoula based author, Joyce Hocker will be reading from her new memoir,   The Trail to Tincup: Love Stories at Life's End.  For more events and details:  Website!

regional events

Collecting Memories; Works by Frances Senska, Jessie Wilber & Friends // The Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture
Show Runs: May 11 - June 29
[Bozeman, MT]
The Emerson welcomes you to their new exhibition featuring Frances Senska and Jessie Wilber. These are two artists that the Emerson's Galleries are named by. Emerson is excited to share the stories and histories of  both of these prominent artists in their new show.  Website!

George Winston Concert  at Paradise Center // Sanders County Arts Council
Monday, May 21st, 7pm
[Paradise, MT]
Sanders County Arts Council in Paradise, MT invite you to a George Winston Concert. Winston is a concert pianist and international recording artist. Only 150 tickets will be sold!  Website!

Painting For A Dream Resident Artist Workshop // Rich Ranch

May 26 - 28
[Seeley Lake, MT]
Spend the weekend "at the Ranch" painting and being inspired. This event is hosted by the Rich's Montana Guest Ranch and Alpine Artisans. For more details head to this:  Website!

classes, workshops, + tours

Register for Missoula Children's Theatre Summer Camps! 
Sleeping Beauty, Treasure Island & Aladdin

Playing With The Band 
Next session begins in June!

For registration and questions:
(406) 396-3352

Missoula Art Museum

Modern Dance Class with Bare Bait Dance
Open Space, 005, PARTV Building, U of MTuesdays, 5:30-7pm
  Contact →

Zootown Arts Community Center

2HR Class, "As Seen On..."
May 23rd, 6-8pm

Ladies Pottery Painting Night
May 24th, 6pm

For more details and other  classes: ZACC's  Website!

Bi-Monthly Mosaic Mondays with Patty Franklin at Backroad Cider
Hamilton, MT
May 28th
The Clay Studio of Missoula
All Ages Continuing Ceramics (Ages 5-12)
May 3rd - June 7th

"All Ages" Kids Clay Camp (Ages 5-12)
June 18-22

Summer Workshop:
Deb Schwartzkopf - Tricks of the Trade 
 June 30, 10am-5pm

The Clay Studio's SUMMER CAMPS [sculpting animals, wearable ceramics, beginning ceramics, etc.] are currently open for registration. 

For more information on ALL classes at The Clay Studio of Missoula click,  here!

Drop-In Classes 
  with Downtown Dance Collective  
Ages 13+
For all experience levels

in this issue
partners + affiliates
job/ volunteer postings
Missoula Art Museum 
Call for Art Teachers

Volunteer at the Roxy Theater

Missoula Monster Project
Deadline to drop of your piece: August 1 - 15
Dunrovin Ranch Call for Artists
Equine Art Extravaganza [live Horses as Art Canvases]
Event Date: August 18th
Western Montana Fair 
Call for Art
Submissions Due: 
July 20th!
Montana Arts Integration Conference Registration Open
June 27-29
Check out [Montana Arts Council] eNews for their art calls and other resources!
Missoula Community Theatre has released their 2018-2019 season of shows!
Renew your tickets NOW! [Tickets open to public June 7th]
ongoing exhibitions
The Abundant Bowl
at  the Clay Studio of Missoula
Through May 25th

Herding Cats
at Gallery 709 Inside Montana Art and Framing
Through May 26th

New Beginnings
{Final Exhibition}
at E3 Convergence Gallery
Through May 26th

Young Artists After School Program Showcase
at the ZACC
Through May

The Trout Series - Tight Lines
at The Artists' Shop
Through May 31st

3rd Annual Ceramics Invitational
at Radius Gallery
Through June 9th

Contemporary Eastern European Prints: Recent Gifts from J. Scott Patnode
Decades: Ceramics from the Permanent Collection
at Montana Museum of Art & Culture
Through May 26th

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