Helena-area arts and leisure information printed March 30, 2023


Leisure at Lewis & Clark Faucet Room

Lewis & Clark Prime Room has scheduled the next upcoming occasions:

  • Native bluegrass legend Bo Pierre dwell in live performance with backup from a few of Helena’s greatest on Thursday, March 30 at 8 p.m.
  • The Ready pays tribute to Tom Petty on Friday, March 31 at 8 p.m. $20 adv/$25 day of present.
  • Be part of us for a particular night of Solid15, Helena’s greatest songwriters, performing their unique music on Monday, April 3 at 7 p.m.
  • Blues artist, Johnny Rawls, performs on Tuesday, April 4 at 7 p.m. $5 cowl.
  • Take a look at your information with Faucet Room Trivia on Wednesday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m.

For information on all reveals: Lewis & Clark Faucet Room, 1535 Dodge Ave., https://lctaproom.com/ or name 406-442-5960.

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Symphony Children 4 live performance upcoming

On Saturday, April 1, at 10 a.m. in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, members of the Helena Symphony Orchestra proceed this Season’s Training Live performance Sequence with one other Symphony Children efficiency.

Written particularly for youngsters ages 5 to 10, Symphony Children is a free 30-minute live performance for households. As one of many symphony’s academic packages, Symphony Children brings the ability of dwell instrumental music into the hearts of kids with particular concert events designed to introduce them to the world of music and devices.

“For our final Symphony Children live performance of the season, the outdated story The Little Pink Hen is delivered to life with music by American composer Aaron Copland.

The occasion is free, and youngsters obtain an exercise packet, and are welcomed to benefit from the Instrument Petting Zoo sponsored by Piccolo’s Music instantly following the live performance within the foyer. Kids of all ages are welcome.

Buster Keaton movie comes alive 

The right marriage of cinema and dwell music – Cinema to Sound – involves The Myrna Loy display screen and stage 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6.

Buster Keaton film comes alive with live music performance

CelloBop’s Gideon Freudman performs a layered dwell music soundtrack to the traditional Buster Keaton movie, “The Common,” at The Myrna Loy April 6.

Viewers will “get to see Buster Keaton’s movie, ‘The Common,’ because it was made and see it in a theater – because it was meant to be seen,” says musician and composer Gideon Freudmann, who will play a dwell accompaniment because the movie rolls.

“That’s a part of the custom of this movie and movies of that period,” he says.

Freudmann might be enjoying his electrical cello. He’s coined a time period for the thrilling music and techno sounds he elicits from his instrument, CelloBop.

His ardour for composing and performing unique movie scores dates again many years when he was requested to play music for a Halloween screening of Lon Chaney’s “Phantom of the Opera.”

It proved a success with the viewers and musician alike.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for college students (17 and beneath) and can be found on-line at https://themyrnaloy.com/, 15 N. Ewing, or name 406-443-0287


Name for script submissions

ETC will produce Montana Quick Cuts, a set of brief performs to be offered as a part of the tenth Final Likelihood New Play Fest. The Fest might be held in Helena on Nov. 3-12, 2023.

Playwrights should at present reside in Montana or one of many 4 bordering states: Idaho, Wyoming, North or South Dakota. Performs might be judged on their deserves; nevertheless, Montana writers might be given choice.

The scripts have to be acquired earlier than July 15, 2023.

All entries must be submitted through e mail to [email protected].

Performs chosen for Montana Quick Cuts might be introduced on or about Aug. 1, 2023, and all entrants might be notified.

The foundations beneath have to be adopted for a play to qualify for the competitors.

For more information and the total checklist of guidelines, go to https://www.experimentaltheatrecoop.org/call-for-submissions.


Exhibit options items by Montanans

1+1=1 Gallery will host the annual Artwork of Wooden exhibit from March 31 by means of April 29. This yr’s exhibit options 4 Montana artists: Tim Carney and John Brogan of Helena and Boyd Carson and Tom Robinson, each from Bozeman.

Be part of us at a gap reception for the artists on Friday, March 31, from 5 to eight p.m. 

Exhibit features pieces by Montanans

The “Artwork of Wooden” exhibit at 1+1=1 Gallery options the work of 4 Montana woodworkers. A gap reception for the artists is Friday, March 31, from 5 to eight p.m. This piece is by Boyd Carson of Bozeman.

“Artwork of Wooden” has a variety of artworks fabricated from hardwoods, many from broken Montana avenue timber. Boyd Carson’s swish hollow-form vessels and carved wooden sculptures spherical out his gallery-installation of wildflowers and butterflies. Wooden turner Tom Robinson, creates hanging platters, salad bowls and burl vessels. Tim Carney may have curvaceous flooring lamps, a brand new rocking chair and a bistro set produced from an enormous walnut burl. Our latest artist, John Brogan, is exhibiting a mixed-media round wall mirror, sushi packing containers and an upholstered bench.

Drinks, appetizers and desserts might be obtainable. 

“Artwork of Wooden” might be on show on the gallery by means of April 29. The gallery is positioned at 434 N. Final Likelihood Gulch. Hours are Tuesday by means of Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The exhibit can be obtainable on-line at https://1plus1is1.com.

Worldwide cultural occasion on the Holter

Be part of us from midday to three p.m. on Saturday, April 1, for a free, enjoyable household occasion that includes a dance efficiency and lesson by Corinne de Bock, an expert dancer from Naples, Italy; a conventional Chinese language craft led by Montana artist Barbara Morrison; and a calligraphy lesson with Suhan Chen.

Attendees will obtain a Panda Passport, and earn two stamps after each accomplished challenge. Accumulate six stamps to redeem a particular present.

Snacks and candies might be supplied.

For extra data, contact Suhan Chen at 406-447-6969 or e mail [email protected].

Lessons and workshops on the Holter

Cabs and Slabs: Friday, March 31, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Value: $55. Museum member: $45.

An artist-instructor will information contributors by means of the essential steps of slab-building utilizing clay. Individuals can select from one in every of a number of templates to decorate as their very own with the addition of patterns and different ornamental components. In two weeks, class creations might be glazed, fired, and able to take house. Beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks obtainable for buy. The primary drink is included in ticket value.

Date Night time Deal: Deliver your self plus-1 for a deal. Value: $85. Member: $75.

Corks and Canvas: Friday, April 7, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Value: $45. Member: $35.

Be part of the Holter for a contented hour with paint. With a drink in a single hand and a paintbrush within the different, create a masterpiece whereas having fun with a social night of portray. Beer, wine and non-alcoholic drinks obtainable for buy. The primary drink is included in ticket value.

Artwork Sensible: Ages 7-14 on Wednesdays, on-going from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Value: $17. Member: $12.

An after-school artwork class. Be part of educating artist Elise Perpignano to find out about a distinct artist every week, exploring their inventive model and medium earlier than breaking out to create your personal piece of artwork.

Determine Drawing Open Studio: Wednesdays, on-going from 6:30- 8:30 p.m. Value: $17. Member: $12.

This ongoing determine drawing studio is open to all ranges. Deliver your personal media.

Name 406-442-6400, or go to holtermuseum.org/ for extra data.

Helena Faculty artwork college students’ exhibit

The annual Helena Faculty Capstone Exhibition options the second-year artwork college students at Helena Faculty, unveiling their capstone artwork tasks.

Be part of us in congratulating these achieved college students as they launch their careers as artists and creatives with a gap reception on Friday, April 7, from 5-7 p.m.

The exhibit might be within the Millikan Gallery from April 7-Could 14.

Money bar (with non-alcoholic choices) and appetizers supplied. 

See work by Galen McAllister, Mint Pitassy and Jacquelyn Putchat.

Go to holtermuseum.org/exhibitions/helena-college-capstone-exhibition-2023.

Youth Electrum 2023 on the Holter

Youth Electrum 2023, a showcase of Ok-12 scholar work all through the Helena Faculty District, might be within the Bair Gallery April 7-Could 14.

A gap reception is Friday, April 7, from 5-7 p.m. College students have the chance to exhibit their work alongside their friends in a museum surroundings, and share their unimaginable work with the broader Helena neighborhood.

Youth Electrum 2023 at the Holter

Youth Electrum 2023, a showcase of Ok-12 scholar art work all through the Helena Faculty District, might be on show on the Holter within the Bair Gallery with a gap reception April 7.

With greater than 150 items of art work representing college students all through the district and neighborhood, this exhibit proudly embraces the creativity and inspiration of Helena’s youth, and celebrates their talents and talent as inventive thinkers and makers. and the dedication of their lecturers.

Money bar (with non-alcoholic choices) and appetizers obtainable.

Go to holtermuseum.org/exhibitions/youth-electrum-2023.

Open Studios at The Bray

Embark on a journey to discover the world of ceramic artistry and meet creators from across the globe. The Open Studios expertise provides an inside look into the lives of famend ceramic artists and their workspaces. Do not miss out – view their art work firsthand. 

Resident Artist Studios are open the primary Friday of every month from 5-7 p.m., and the next Saturday, noon-2 p.m.

Be part of us on April 7-8 at The Archie Bray, 2915 Nation Membership Ave. The occasion is free and open to the general public.


Craft present is Saturday

The thirty seventh annual Spring Artwork & Craft Present will happen on Saturday, April 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. within the Helena Civic Heart Ballroom, 340 Neill Ave.

Admission is $5 with kids 12 and beneath admitted free.

Fundraiser Ball for the MPN, HAT

Impressed by Robin Hood and Jane Austen, the Montana Playwrights Community and Helena Avenue Theatre current The Ball, a neighborhood occasion for everybody to decorate in ball costumes, socialize and dance within the Helena Civic Heart Ballroom, 340 Neill Ave., on April 8 from 6:30-11 p.m.

This fundraiser options dwell music with a dance caller to guide everybody by means of enjoyable, easy-to-learn dances. The night features a silent public sale, hors d’oeuvres, and a cash-bar for soda, beer, and wine.

There may even be a separate daytime Household Enjoyable occasion that includes nice video games and dance classes from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Daytime tickets are $5 with youngsters ages 5 and beneath admitted free, and night Ball tickets are $30. All tickets can be found on-line at www.montanaplaywrights.org or name 406-603-0569 for extra data.

Helena film listings

760 Nice Northern, 406-442-4225, cinemark.com

  • John Wick: Chapter 4, R
  • Champions, PG-13
  • Creed III, PG-13
  • Shazam! Fury of the Gods, PG-13
  • 65, PG-13
  • Scream VI, R
  • His Solely Son, PG-13
  • Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Amongst Thieves, PG-13

15 N. Ewing St., 406-443-0287, themyrnaloy.com

  • A Good Individual, R
  • The Misplaced King, PG-13