Shade Tree Players in conjunction with the Bismarck Public School SIP’s program is proud to present Rumpelstiltskin, the funny and fantastical fable, presented as a contemporary musical based on the classic tale. Starring a diverse and dynamic cast and directed by Anne Jorgenson Green, Rumpelstiltskin will surely be a delight for children of all ages.
Tag Archives: February
By Breanna Manley
The last weekend in February Northern Plains Dance will present the sixth annual Choreographers’ Showcase, a tradition of innovation and dance that brings together the community and artists. The 2012 performance is subtitled Going for Baroque and will feature live music performed by the Missouri Valley Chamber Orchestra and visual art by members of the Bismarck Downtown Artist Cooperative.
Dakota Medical Foundation and Impact Foundation have selected the following Bismarck-area organizations to participate in the 2012 Giving Hearts Day, a 24-hour online fundraising event held Tuesday, Feb. 14: Continue reading
By Betty Mills
Ah, yes, February, the month of those dreaded valentines. Or at least that was my view of that romantic event back in the days of my grade school childhood based on my mother’s insistence that valentines, nice valentines, must be given even to boys you hated.
“He conned me into getting on the teeter totter and then he spit right in my face,” I protested, vintage 4th grade. Continue reading
By Stacy Sturm
To coincide with Valentine’s Day, February is national Love Without Fear month. Love is a many splendid thing, but sometimes relationships could go wrong. In 2005, 1,181 women in the United States were murdered by an intimate partner (Bureau of Justice Statistics). That’s an average of three women every day. According to the National Crime Victimization Survey, which includes crimes that were not reported to the police, 232,960 women in the U.S. were raped or sexually assaulted in 2006. That’s more than 600 women every day. Approximately 36 North Dakota women and men have died as a result of domestic violence. Continue reading
By Mike Swenson
Project Noise will be holding a fundraising event on February 7 at the Bismarck VFW, 1326 E. Broadway. They are raising money to open an all ages community venue in the future to support the growing local music scene.
Former lead singer of the punk/ska band Dropkick Murphys, Rick Barton, will be performing with his new band, Continental. Local rock favorites, The Vexed will also perform.
Tickets for Continental are just $8. The show starts at 8 p.m. It’s open to all ages.