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ART & Culture News // November 14th

This Week in Missoula

SPARK! + Roxy Micro-Films // Roxy Theater

Website → / Website →

Join SPARK! Arts Learning and Roxy Film Academy in viewing the micro-films made by Missoula middle schoolers.


Meadow Hill Premier // Mon., Nov. 14., 5 showings 5-6:20pm
CS Porter Premier // Wed., Nov. 16, 3 showings 5-6pm

Gallery Talk // Missoula Art Museum

Willem VolkerszTue., Nov. 15, 7pm / Website

MAM will host a gallery talk in the Faith Pickton and Josephine Aresty Gallery on the On Paper exhibition by Willem Volkersz. This exhibition celebrates recent gifts donated to the MAM Permanent Collection by Willem and Diane Volkersz.

Art Associates Meeting // Missoula Art Museum

Wed., Nov. 16 @10am / Contact: 544-0891 →

This monthly meeting will take place with artist and educator Steve Glueckert, who will take attendees on a tour of his exhibition's sculptures and drawings.

American Piano Quartet // Dennison Theatre

Wed., Nov. 16, 7:30pm / Tickets

Four pianists, two pianos, eight hands! This quartet will feature Robin Hancock, Scott Holden, Del Parkinson, and Jeffrey Shumway, playing popular and familiar tunes as well as other scintillating symphonic works.

Readings Downtown

  • Author Pete Fromm, talk & signing of his book, The Names of the Stars / Wed., Nov. 16, 7pm
    Shakespeare & Co. / Website →
  • Musican and writer Willy Vlautin, reading from his novel, The Free / Wed. Nov. 16, 7pm
    Fact & Fiction Downtown / Website 
  • Author O. Alan Weltzien, talk & signing of his books Exceptional Mountains and Rembrandt in the Stairwell / Thu., Nov. 17, 7pm
    Fact & Fiction Downtown / Website 
  • Dr. Ian Lange, reading from his book, Volcanoes: What's Hot and What's Not in Earth and in the Atmosphere / Sat., Nov. 19, 1pm
    Shakespeare & Co. / Website 

Holiday Open House // Zootown Arts Community Center

Fri., Nov. 18, 5:30pm / Website →

ZACC will host their annual Member's Event & Holiday Open House, which is a great opportunity to learn about new classes and programs while getting to know the people that make up ZACC! There will be food, libations, music, and ART!

When Jazz was King // University Center Ballroom

When Jazz Was KingFri., Nov. 18, 5:30pm / Website

Join the UM School of Music and Jazz Program for an evening with the UM Jazz Ensemble. Hosted by special guest MC Huey Lewis. Drinks, dinner, dancing, and world-class jazz to support UM students.

Transfigured Night // Music Recital Hall, UM

Transfigured NightSun., Nov. 20, 7:30pm / Website

The String Orchestra of the Rockies will host this concert with two masterful musicians: Barry Lieberman on double bass and Maria Larionoff on violin. Each musician will also be hosting masterclasses on Thursday, November 17th, 2-4pm, in the UM School of Music.

Upcoming Events

Handel's Messiah // Dennison Theatre

Sun., Nov. 27, 7:30pm / Website →International Choral Festival

The International Choral Festival welcomes you to attend the kick-off performance of the holiday season. Dr. David Edmonds, UM Director of Choral Studies, will conduct, and Mayor John Engen will present the opening remarks.

A Christmas Story: The Musical // Missoula Community Theatre

Thu., Dec. 1, 6pm / Website →A Christmas Story: The Musical

Watch this classic Christmas movie unravel with musical numbers that will make the nostalgia all come back. This musical version has received  3 Tony nominations!

Holiday Pops! // Dennison Theatre

Sat., Dec. 3 at 7:30pm / Sun. Dec. 4 at 2pm & 6:30pm / Website →

The Missoula Symphony Orchestra wants you to know that they have added another concert to their wildly popular holiday program. Prepare for a joyful and touching experience full of holiday favorites. Tickets are known to sell out quickly, so get yours now!

Regional Events

Touching the Surface: Wes Mills // Ravallie County Museum, Hamilton

Fri., Nov. 18, 7pm / Contact: 363-3338 →

Artist Wes Mills will exhibit a collection of Chinese art and artifacts as well as some of his own drawings that illustrate the connection between collecting, life, and art.

Cosmic Windows // Flathead High School Performance Hall, Kalispell

Sat., Nov. 19 at 7:30pm / Sun., Nov. 20 at 3pm / Website →

Glacier Symphony will present this full scale symphonic concert under the baton of Artistic Director and Conductor John Zoltek. The famous works Violin Concerto in D minor and Vetrate di cheisa will be featured.

In this Issue

Ongoing Exhibitions

Peepshow Stories
Community Exhibition
Clay Studio of Missoula
Nov. 4 - Nov. 20
Website →

Peter Keefer
Holiday Show
Radius Gallery
Nov. 4 - Dec. 24
Website →

Present Tense
Present Tense: Prints from the Jordan D. Schnitzer Collection
Montana Museum of Art & Culture
Sep. 20 - Jan. 14
Associated Events:
Thu., Dec. 8, 5-6pm / Public Docent Tour
Website →

Submission Calls

International Wildlife Film Festival
Early Bird Deadline: Nov. 18
Regular Deadline: Jan. 6
Event Dates: April 15-22 at Roxy Theater
Website →
Auditions for Urinetown at the MCT
Nov. 20, 12-3:30pm
Held on 3rd floor of MCT Center for Performing Arts
Premiere Night: Jan. 19, 6pm
Website →
Glacier National Park Artist-In-Residence
Deadline: Jan. 31
Duration: 4 weeks per session
Website →

Workshop, Classes & Tours

Mosaic for BeginnersWebsite →
ZACC is hosting this workshop on Sun., Nov. 20, 11am-1pm.
Call to enquire about group rates! 549-7555 →

Contemporary Modern Dance ClassContact 
Bare Bait Dance has a dance class every Tuesday, 5:30-7pm, in the Open Space, 005 on UM Campus, PARTV Building. Open to the public.

Docent Tours / Contact →
The Montana Museum of Art & Culture offers docent tours for its current exhibition, Present Tense, every Thursday at 2pm.
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