art + culture news  // september 17, 2018
this week in missoula

WAR/DANCE // Cultures in Motion: World View Film Series
Monday, September 17th, 7pm
[at Roxy Theater]
Global and Cultural Affairs of Arts Missoula, in collaboration with the Roxy Community Theater, Soft Landing and the International Rescue Committee invite you to the second film in a new global film series titled: World View - Cultures in Motion.  Join us on Monday, September 17th, 7pm for War/Dance (Uganda). Facebook Event!

Coming up at Fact & Fiction
Tuesday, September 18th, 7pm
Chris Hedges,   America: The Farewell Tour [event at University Center Ballroom]. Head to Fact & Fiction's  Website! for more details and other event listings.

Coming up at Shakespeare & Co.
Tuesday, September 18th, 7pm
Professor Emeritus Roger Dunsmore,  On the Chinese Wall: New & Selected Poems 1966-2018
Wednesday, September 19th, 7pm
Alec Cizak,  Breaking Glass

For more details and other Shakespeare & Co events:  Website!

Arts Associates of Missoula Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, September 19th, 11am
[at the Keep Restaurant]
The Art Associates of Missoula Annual Kick-off Luncheon & Art Share will be at the "The Keep", 102 Ben Hogan Drive, Missoula.  Cost of luncheon is $22 in advance.  Reservations must be made by September 12, 2018.  Call Susie at 406-544-0891 for more information and to make reservation.

Artists on Guston: John Buck and Jay Schmidt // Missoula Art Museum
Wednesday, September 19th, 6pm
MAM welcomes you to a conversation led by artists to reflect on Philip Guston's, Cigar. The talk will be followed by a Q&A. For details and upcoming events, check out MAM's  Website!

Gallery Talk // Radius Gallery
Thursday, September 20th, 6pm
Ty Best and Becky Broeder, collaborators in the current Radius exhibition: Design/Desire will be giving a 10 question led gallery talk!  Website!

MCT Dance-A-Thon // Missoula Community Theatre
Saturday, September 22nd, 1-9pm
MCT invites you to their annual dance-a-thon fundraiser! Join the party on Saturday, September 22nd. Stay on the dance floor for 8 hours and dance through your favorite decades. The event benefits access to the arts for all ages and abilities!  Website!

Soft Landing Welcoming Week Events!
September 14th - 23rd
Celebrate the second annual welcoming week with Soft Landing and Imagine Nation Brewing. This week long cultural celebration includes: A Taste of the Middle East - September Supper Club, Advocacy Day, Eritrean Coffee Ceremony and much more! Click through to their  Website! for details and dates.
Connecting UM to Missoula - New learning opportunity for UM students at Arts Missoula
For the first time, Arts Missoula participated in the Fall UM Student Employment Fair on August 30th and in the UM Expo, September 12th, held in the University Center Ballroom at the UM campus, promoting their new Event Promotion and Management Internship. Both events offered opportunities for employers and organizations to connect with students seeking work-study, internships, volunteer, community engagement and service learning positions, while going to school. Members of the Arts Missoula team were present at both events, sharing info about the new internship position with students, as well as informing attendees about the diverse programming and events, organized and hosted by Arts Missoula throughout the year. 
upcoming events

Montana Book Festival 2018: A Celebration of Textual Treasure

September 27-30
Over 150 authors will be participating in readings, signings, panels, workshops and more. Partners include the Missoula Public Library, Missoula Writing Collaborative, Montana Film Festival and more. For a complete schedule and details:  Website!

Soliloquies // Radius Gallery
Opening: September 28th, 5pm
Radius Gallery's Fall exhibition includes 5 Missoula artists: Andy Cline, Monte Dolack, Lindsey Meyers Carroll, Sue Tirrell and James Todd. The exhibition will open late September and be up through October 26th.  Website!

En Canto // Lakebottom Sound Series First Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, September 29th
[at Free Cycles]
Lakebottom Sound Series presents, En Canto, a Brazilian musical group, performing at Free Cycles this September. For more details on En Canto click here! For more info on Lakebottom Sound click here!

Musical Myths // Missoula Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, September 29th, 7:30pm
Sunday, September 30th, 3pm
Missoula Symphony is beginning their new season! Musical Myths features trumpet soloist, Brandon Ridenour. Don't miss this!  Website & More Info!

regional events
Rivers of Flame: Montana Tributaries // Holter Museum of Art 
[Helena, MT]
Hockaday invites you to their new exhibition, in conjunction with "Cultural Confluencee" wood fire symposium in Helena (October 18th -20th). Exhibition open: September 14th - October 26th  Website

Calls for Art // The Emerson Center for the Arts and Culture
[Bozeman, MT]

Celebration of the Arts Exhibit
 (Emerson's yearly fundraiser)
Submissions Due: 5pm, October 28th, 2018

17th Annual Holiday Bazaar
Submissions due: 5pm, October 12th, 2018

For more information on both Calls for Art, please click through to the Emerson's  Website!
classes, workshops, + tours

Missoula Children's Theatre

MCT has lots of exciting Fall Children's Theatre programming including fun production & theatre skills classes!

Playing With The Band 
For registration and questions:
(406) 396-3352

Missoula Art Museum
Lakebottom Sound
Free Sessions
[First Sundays 6-8pm at Imagine Nation Brewing]

Bi-Monthly Mosaic's with Patty Franklin at Backroad Cider
Hamilton, MT
September 25

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

The Clay Studio of Missoula
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 ZACC! 

Volunteer at the Roxy Theater

City of Missoula Public Art Committee
Montana Rail Link Park Art Call
Submissions Due: 
Sept. 21st
Click here for Calls!
Radius Gallery Holiday Show 
Submissions Due: September 23rd
Elf the Musical AUDITION at Missoula Children's Theatre
September 30th
Missoula Downtown Association
2019 Calendar Photo Contest - CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAHERS
Submissions Due: October 12th
Calls for Art
Clay Studio of Missoula
small & mighty
DUE: November 9th
More Information!
Missoula Art Museum Call for Art, 47th Benefit Auction.
Submissions Due: 
October 5th
More Info!
Missoula Symphony
 Orchestra Season Tickets 
On Sale 
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/Buy your season tickets NOW! 
City of Missoula Public Art Committee Artist Registry! SIGN UP to be the first to receive art calls!