Amazingly, during Covid, when Broadway itself closed its shows- -Warren Miller Performing Arts executive director John Zirkle never stopped doing what he’s done for nearly a decade--bringing the most diverse, interesting performing arts he could imagine to audiences in Big Sky.
Join the Arts council of Big Sky for Backyard Baroque, an intimate house concert featuring musicians from Boston, New York City, Seattle and Montana for the poetic music of Handel, Bach, Purcell, and Dowland in a program called “The Countertenor.” The event will take place at the Schwer-Toepffer residence in Big Sky, and is sponsored by the Arts
After a year hiatus and a year we would all like to forget, the Music in the Mountains concert series returns. No one was more thrilled for the community than Executive Director of the Arts Council of Big Sky, Brian Hurlbut.
The Arts Council of Big Sky will host 7 unique art workshops this summer, kicking off on June 29th and wrapping up on September 18th. This season’s workshops offer a great variety of classes for children, beginners, and seasoned artists looking to hone their craft and gain inspiration from top notch instructors.
Stephen Foster moved to Big Sky around 2012 with the goal of becoming a ski bum. He failed. He simply could not shirk the artistic drive to create. When other people quit drawing after kindergarten, he never stopped.
Pandemics and the worst that humanity can muster have never had the power to quash the artistic drive to create. From ashes, from war, destruction and loss, artists have stepped forth as vehicles of reflection and inspiration.
The ability to convey emotion with seamless navigation of the body. Fluid artistry by way of sinewy forms. Performers with the James Sewell Ballet have spent their lifetimes seeking perfection in movement. Dancers – and audiences – are transformed.
Artists grades K-12 are invited to submit entries to a Montana State-Fish Art contest. State-Fish Art is a national contest sponsored by Wildlife Forever that recognizes winners by state.
Bidding for the Arts Council of Big Sky’s (ACBS) 9th annual Auction for the Arts begins on Feb. 22.
Like the rest of the world, Big Sky’s Warren Miller Performing Arts Center has had to adapt to an entirely different world during the pandemic. For an arts venue predicated on being a community gathering place, that’s looked like inventing new ways for people to come together safely (and often virtually) for arts experiences.