Theatre B concludes its thirteenth season with the World Premiere of ‘The Sweet New’ by Raymond Rea, a local playwright and filmmaker. ‘The Sweet New’ is Theatre B’s first commissioned play and will be a community collaboration with The Pride Collective and Community Center. The production follows three generations of an Italian-American family as they navigate emigration, assimilation, and transformation. Who is allowed to call themselves American? What is identity? What must you overcome to realize your vision of who you really are?
March is Youth Art Month at Plains Art Museum, and we invite you to a special celebration! Bring your friends, kids, aunts, uncles, parents and grandparents to the School Spirit Artists Reception this Sunday from 1:30 to 4 PM.
Art education develops self-esteem, appreciation for the work of others, creative problem solving, communication, and critical thinking skills; all vital to the success of today's youth.
Join us and share in the excitement this Sunday at the special Artists' Reception for students, friends, family, and educators. Light refreshments offered, with remarks by Plains Art Museum Director Andy Maus and Fargo City Commissioner Melissa Sobolik, and music performances by Fargo Moorhead Area Youth Symphonies at 2:00 and 3:00 PM. Sunday March 13, 2016. Free and open to the public.
Recital with a Cause: Classical Musicians to perform because lives depend on it! The five Rotary clubs of Fargo-Moorhead will present Recital with a Cause on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 7:00 pm at First Lutheran Church located at 619 Broadway, Fargo, ND. You can contact Leann Wolff at 701-412-3325 for more information.
Spirit Room Galleries presents: The Great Winter Crow Show 2016 Group Exhibit. Exhibit will run March 3 through April 15, 2016. Reception: Saturday, March 26, 2016 from 5 to 10 pm. Program will start at 7:30 pm.
Menagerie (noun), 4 March – 27 March
Member Reception 4 March 6:30-8:30 pm
Public Opening 6 March 1:00-5:00 pm with an artist talk at 2:00 pm
1. A congress of wild and unusual creatures.
2. The location in which they are exhibited.
3. A concept of reverse anthropomorphism, where animals come to represent the urges, desires, and curiosities that make up our individual psyche, turning us each into our own personal collection of wild and unusual creatures.
Escape to the Loony Bin, Mackenzie Kouba, 4 March - 17 April
Member Preview 4 March 6:30-8:30 pm
Opening Reception 6 March 1:00-5:00 pm with artist talk at 2:00 pm
Escape to the Loony Bin is Satirically Social and Political Art inspired by Local and Global Subject Matter presented in Bright Colors and Patterns to whimsically deliver a sometimes Heavy Message while asking why Madness has become the New Normal.
Now in its sixth year, the wildly popular Unglued Craft Fest extravaganza of indie crafts and handmade goods fills up three floors of the Museum and the Center for Creativity with the region's best crafters and artisans. This annual gathering brims with creativity and wonderfully unique finds.
Ready to mix up your regular Thursday night routine?
Come check out what's going on at your Museum on Thursday, March 3, from 7 to 9 PM.
Thursday night is your chance to meet with friends, see what's new at the Museum, taste some delicious wines, beers, cheeses and nibblies, and enjoy music by Michael Pink.
You can also say "hi" to Andy Maus, our new Museum Director and CEO. Andy is super excited about being back at the Plains, and can't wait to get connected to the people who care about the arts in our community.
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North Dakota Council on the Arts
It is our mission to promote, preserve and perpetuate the arts in North Dakota.
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