Every Thursday from July 12 to August 16, Bismarck’s downtown comes to life with our only all-local, open-air market. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. people of all ages can enjoy local arts, live music, crafts, farm fresh produce, food vendors and more.
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The Bismarck Downtown Artist Co-op announces its upcoming exhibit, Art In Bloom. The art was inspired by plants, flowers, gardens and other subject matter from nature. The art will be on display from June 29-July 28 at the Co-op at 222 N 4th Street. There are a variety of styles and media on display.
Art Show hours are Tuesdays and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and
Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Coming off a very successful 2011, this year marks the release of her new album “Little Heart” on Red House Records, which brings her sense of songwriting to a head. After playing with Prairie Home Companion and countless shows throughout Minneapolis, she’s maintained her family roots and continues to steam ahead in her career.
The show will be presented by the Belle Project, a grass roots music organization helping to bring regional musicians to the stage. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 day of show. Doors open at 7 p.m.
Dakota Stage Ltd. is pleased to welcome North Dakota State University Associate Professor of Acting, Hardy Koenig, in the original one man show “Blessed Assurance” by Steve Willis and Allan Gurganus.
Northern Plains Dance will present Cinderella at the Belle Mehus City Auditorium in Bismarck Saturday, May 19 at 2:30 and 7:30 and Sunday, May 20 at 2:30. A great show for families, Cinderella features more than 70 performers from the Northern Plains Dance Academy. Cinderella is certain to please all ages with elaborate costumes and original choreography.
STOMP is explosive, provocative, sophisticated, sexy, utterly unique and appeals to audiences of all ages. The international percussion sensation has garnered an armful of awards and rave reviews, and has appeared on numerous national television shows. The eight-member troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments – matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters, hubcaps-to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms.
The BSC Arts and Communications Department sponsors ArtsQuest each school year. It is an annual celebration of music, art, theater, film and literature. ArtsQuest highlights the talents of BSC students and brings performances and presentations by renowned guest artists to campus and venues throughout the community
All ArtsQuest events are open to the public, and most are presented at no charge. Below is a schedule of ArtsQuest 2012 events as well as the headline performances. For more information go to http://info.bismarckstate.edu/artsquest/headliners.asp.
Celebrate Youth Art Month at Bismarck Dowtown Artists Cooperative.
This is a concrete poem made by Wyatt LaRoque, Liberal Arts and Leadership student at United Tribes Technical College. Wyatt is a student in Readings in Native American Literature taught by Brian Palecek. He is an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa. Wyatt used words from the Dine (Navajo) language. In a concrete poem, words are arranged to express the meaning of the poem. Continue reading