Thursday, March 25, 2004
'Circles of Exploration'
Windhorse of the Rockies presents "Circles of Exploration" tonight and Saturday. From 7 to 9 tonight, there will be a celebration of the spring equinox with drumming, dancing and discussion at the Steamboat Community Center. Bring a mat or blanket. A percussion instrument is optional. The cost is $22.
On Saturday night, Windhorse of the Rockies sponsors "Goddess Yoga and Clearing" from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Steamboat Springs Community Center. The cost is $15. Bring a mat or blanket.
Call Sherry Benson at 846-9780.
La Boheme potluck Sunday
Emerald City Opera will host a La Boheme potluck bash at 3 p.m. Sunday at The Porches at More's Corner, Steamboat Boulevard and Rockies Way, to view the opera and socialize. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 879-1996.
Children's dance program
Registration begins April 13 for the Summer Arts Immersion Program for Kids, sponsored by Robin Getter's School of Rhythms and Dance, Children's Danceworks, Steamboat Springs Arts Council's Kaleidoscope program and Strings in the Mountains. The program is open to children ages 6 to 16. Students will be creating a production of music and dance based on the arts and culture of Guinea, West Africa. They will make the sets, costumes and musical instruments for the production. The Immersion Program begins June 21 and continues through July 13. Call 870-9977.
SummerArt entries sought
The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is seeking entries for SummerArt 2004, a multimedia juried fine-art exhibit and sale to be held July 8 through Sept. 5 at the Eleanor Bliss Center for the Arts at the Depot Art Center. Entries should be submitted as 35 mm slides by April 23. A complete prospectus can be downloaded at www.steamboatspringsarts.com/callforentries.html or send a self-addressed stamped No. 10 envelope to SSAC/SummerArt, P.O. Box 774284, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477.
A party at Getter's place
Robin Getter is throwing a party at 8 tonight at The Center for Movement Arts on 11th Street, between Lincoln Avenue and Yampa Street. "Down and Dirty for Mud Season" will feature music by live deejay Jim Adleman. There is a $5 cover. Call 870-9977.
Brent Rowan to perform
Brent Rowan will perform for Christian Heritage School's Annual Auction Fund-raiser tonight. This year's theme, "The Fingerprints of God," celebrates the children at CHS. A silent auction starts at 6 p.m. followed by dessert. The evening's entertainment starts at 7:45 p.m. Tickets are $25, and reservations must be made in advance as seating is limited. Call 879-1760.
Spring concert is coming
The Steamboat Springs Chamber Orchestra presents its Spring 2004 Concert with musical selections from Copland, Bach, Golterman and Beethoven. Shows are at 7 p.m. April 2 and 3 at the Steamboat Springs High School Auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors, and free for children younger than 12. Tickets are available at the Depot Art Center or at the door. Call 879-9008.
Blues Traveler tickets on sale
Tickets are on sale for Blues Traveler. Blues Traveler will return to Steamboat for a 21-and-older show at 8 p.m. April 9 in the Steamboat Grand Hotel and Conference Center Ballroom. Tickets are $25 in advance; $28 at the door. Tickets are available at All That Jazz, Mount Werner Sinclair and Gondola Sportstalker. To charge by phone, call 303-830-TIXS.
Slipcast Object entries sought
The Steamboat Springs Arts Council is seeking entries for The Slipcast Object, an international exhibition juried by Richard Notkin that is open to artists working with slipcasting. Entries should be submitted as 35 mm slides by Aug. 2. The exhibit will run Nov. 12 through Jan. 9, 2005, at The Eleanor Bliss Center for the Arts at the Depot Art Center. Cash prizes will be awarded. Download a PDF prospectus at www.steamboatspringsarts.com/callforartists.html. In conjunction with the show, Richard Notkin will be conducting a workshop, "Ceramic Sculpture: Concept and Technique," focusing on developing a philosophy and a personal aesthetic for sculpture and vessel making.
More information is available at www.steamboatspringsarts.com.