Helena-area arts and leisure information printed Might 18, 2023


Former Clancy man’s movie proven at The Myrna

Impartial filmmaker and former Clancy resident Robert Shupe will probably be screening his second characteristic movie, “Handshake,” 7 p.m. Might 18 on the Myrna Loy.

Myrna Loy (copy)

The Myrna Loy will probably be will probably be screening Robert Shupe’s characteristic movie “Handshake” on Might 18.

Shupe will attend and reply questions after the film.

The movie was produced regionally and options recognizable places and actors equivalent to Tim Holmes and Mokey McNeilly.

The plot entails two strangers devising a weird plan to unravel their monetary issues after an opportunity encounter within the Montana wilderness.

Go to https://themyrnaloy.com/happenings/handshake/ for extra info.

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Shupe was a projectionist at The Myrna Loy his senior 12 months of highschool. The movie has been taking part in at festivals nationwide during the last 12 months and has gained greater than 10 awards.


Upcoming exhibitions on the Holter

The Odyssey of Montana’s Thomas Francis Meagher

Hyperlink: https://holtermuseum.org/exhibitions/the-odyssey

To explain Meagher’s life-journey as an odyssey just isn’t an exaggeration. Just like the legendary Odysseus, he was blown by the winds of warfare and destiny to the 4 corners of the earth. As you spend time with Stephen Glueckert’s expressive oil pastel drawings you’ll really feel the hazard, power, and emotion of Meagher’s odyssey.

  • Friday, Might nineteenth from 6 – 8 p.m.
  • Storytelling By way of Drawing with Stephen Glueckert:
  • Saturday, Might twentieth from 10 am – 12 p.m.
  • Price: $45 ($40 for members)
  • Neal Lewing of the Port Polson Gamers Theatre presents Meagher of the Sword – an exploration of the Thomas Meagher story that includes folklore, music, and Meagher’s phrases.
  • Saturday Might twentieth from 5 – 7 p.m.
  • Price: Free Will Providing
  • Historian Michael O’Connor of the Historic Order of Hibernians
  • Saturday, June 17 from 12 – 1 p.m.
  • Price: Free Will Providing

4-H Images Venture: Progress

Lewis & Clark County Images College students

Hyperlink: https://holtermuseum.org/exhibitions/development

This annual group exhibit options work by native 4-H images college students, exploring their group and the world of 4-h from behind the lens of a digicam. Working underneath the steering of a longtime photographer, these college students study the each the technical and creative features of images.

Rob Leonard, Alex Camara, and Tyler Martin

Hyperlink: https://holtermuseum.org/exhibitions/mathscaper

On this sequence, Mathscaper has expressed the great thing about advanced airplane dynamics visually by means of machining in wooden and metallic, illustrating and mirroring fractals in gorgeous works utilizing wooden, metallic, and light-weight. Mathscaper mirrors nature in illustrating mathematically excellent spirals that grow to be infinitely smaller, linking chaos, artwork, and our understanding of numbers themselves on this symbiotic and swish exhibit.

Friday, Might twenty sixth from 6-8 p.m.

Semi-Annual expo of labor by college artists from faculties throughout Montana

Hyperlink: https://holtermuseum.org/exhibitions/across-the-divide-2023

On this semi-annual exhibit, the Holter companions with faculties throughout Montana to have a good time the Arts in Training, highlighting and celebrating exemplary artists throughout the state dedicated to cultivating their private artwork practices.

Youngsters’s spring artwork present arising

Artwork teacher Sharon Hultin’s 2023 Annual Youngsters’s Spring Artwork Present will probably be 4-7 p.m. Might 22, at First Lutheran Church, 2231 E. Broadway.

Admission is free and the general public could attend.

Clay arts guild having its spring sale

The Helena Clay Arts Guild is internet hosting a Spring Sale, that includes distinctive pottery from many alternative artists.

The sale continues Might 19-21 from midday to six p.m. at 3025 Bozeman Ave. The pottery will probably be displayed contained in the kiln shed on the south aspect of the constructing. The sale options backyard planters, yard artwork and quite a lot of different springtime treasures.

The occasion will probably be held rain or shine.

Go to Helena Clay Arts Guild on Fb or clayartsguildofhelena.com for extra info.

Artist Amplified occasion at Bray

Be part of us at The Bray as Missoula artists, educators, and entrepreneurs Kelli Sinner and Chris Alveshere share perception into their particular person practices and shared endeavor; Montana Workroom.

The free occasion is 6:30 – 8 p.m. Might 18 on the Frances Senska Heart for Training and Engagement, 2915 Nation Membership Ave. The general public could attend.

On-line streaming is offered.

The newly revamped Artist Amplified lecture and demonstration sequence is designed to permit artists and artwork fanatics to share their historical past, course of, and conceptual motivations with the general public.


4 summer time programs at Helena Avenue Theatre

Take an inspiring class in a cool, snug place on the Helena Avenue Theatre.

Individuals will get hands-on coaching in dwell theatre. Whether or not you wish to be on stage, or behind the scenes, there are inexpensive programs taught by proficient instructors.  For ages 16 and up, programs are in appearing abilities; stage directing and inventive writing. No expertise crucial.

For course descriptions, teacher bios and registration info, go to www.montanaplaywrights.org.

Get into the act: Bailey Osborne, teacher

4 periods: June 5, 12, 19, 26, 2023: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (Mondays)

The actor in character: Bruce Corridor, teacher

4 periods: June 27, July 11, 18, 25, 2023: 6:30 – 8:30 pm (Tuesdays)

Write Now!: Pamela Jamruszka Mencher, teacher

4 periods: June 6, 13, 20, 27, 2023 6:30 – 8:30 pm: (Tuesdays)

Directing for dwell theatre: Pamela Jamruszka Mencher, teacher

4 periods: July 10, 17, 24, 31, 2023: 6:30 – 8:30 pm: (Mondays) 

The Helena Avenue Theatre is the house of the Montana Playwrights Community, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit group.

Grandstreet to carry grownup theater ed class

Grandstreet Theatre is launching its spring Grownup Theatre Training Lessons. These lessons assist aspiring performers and fanatics to hone their abilities and study all features of manufacturing.

The Spring Grownup Theatre Training Lessons will provide 4 choices, together with Audition Methods, Starting Faucet, Musical Theatre, and Manufacturing. With skilled and proficient instructors, members will obtain top-notch instruction in a enjoyable and supportive setting.

Lessons will start on Might 22, and will probably be held at Grandstreet Theatre Studio, 328 N. Fuller Ave. College students can register on-line. Area is proscribed, so early registration is inspired.

For extra info, go to https://www.grandstreettheatre.com/schooling/adult-classes/.

Contact: Marianne Adams, director of schooling, 406-442-4270 [email protected]

Dancers to carry out ‘Charlotte’s Internet’

The dancers of Allegro Faculty of Dance invite you to hitch them as they current the timeless basic “Charlotte’s Internet” on the Helena Center Faculty auditorium at 2 and seven p.m. Might 20.

Wilbur will probably be performed by Mylah Lee with Charlotte being performed by Alora Currie.  Fern will probably be performed by Lindsay Snarr and Tempelton by Ellie Freeman.  This efficiency will probably be excellent for the entire household

A portion of the proceeds from this 12 months’s efficiency will profit “The Angel Fund”

Tickets will be bought on the door on efficiency day or at Allegro Faculty of dance.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for college students, seniors and army. Youngsters underneath 3 are free.

Name Beth at 443-1231 with any questions.

Cohesion Dance presents “Montana Roots”

A visceral, playful and touching efficiency of dance, poetry, and music with 2023 Artist-in-Residence, Hannah Grace and a various native solid. At Cohesion’s Backstage Theatre, 1020 Argyle St, Helena, MT 59601.

Friday, Might 19, 7:30 p.m. (Q&A to observe)

Saturday, Might 20, 3:30 p.m. (signal language interpretation, Q&A to observe)

Saturday, Might 20, 7:30 p.m.


Helena Chamber Singers return after 3 years

The Helena Chamber Singers will probably be presenting their first live shows in three years at 4 p.m. Might 21 and seven:30 p.m. Might 23.

The Helena Chamber Singers is a choral group shaped in September of 1999 by Steve Michelson and has been giving two live shows in December and two live shows in Might ever since.

The live performance is “Songs of America,” and can characteristic music that’s distinctive to this nation, together with Negro Spirituals, folks songs, Broadway musical picks by Rodgers and Hammerstein, Stephen Sondheim, Meredith Wilson, Jerry Herman and others, patriotic songs and a jazz trio. The Might 21 live performance will probably be held at Plymouth Congregational Church at 800 S. Oakes & Winnie.

Helena film listings

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

Word: This was the one itemizing obtainable at press time

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

  • Blackberry, R
  • Well mannered Society, PG-13