Stories tagged: arts
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 3:59 p.m.
Ryan Dean Tucker had hardly washed all the fake blood off his feet when he started thinking about his next one-man show. There were a few technical difficulties in the …
UPDATED: Mon., July 23, 2018, 10:27 a.m.
The Spokane’s Ballet Arts Academy will become a second home to nine Icelandic dance students for the duration of the intensive period.
Sun., April 1, 2018, noon
Today, Spokane Arts announced its first round of Spokane Arts Grants Awards for the year, with nine local artists or arts organizations receiving a total of $40,150 in aid from …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
Reviving the hallmarks of our musical theater heritage is such a widespread practice on the American stage that the mores of bygone ages are going to be dredged up and …
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 6 a.m.
If you’ve admired Ginelle Hustrulid’s soundwave, made from more than 1,200 paint samples located on First Avenue, thank Window Dressing.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
If Freuen had her way, everyone would “buy local” for every piece of art displayed on their walls or shelves. Next weekend, in her capacity as co-founder of the Little …
Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 10:16 a.m.
The Oregon Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of Portland’s art tax.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
The New York show, named simply “Chihuly” and which runs until Oct. 29, is the latest in a number of exhibitions he has taken to botanical gardens since 2001. But …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 7 a.m.
Eight winners of the first Spokane Arts Grants Award were selected this week from a field of more than 70 applicants.
Sun., March 5, 2017
Thomas Hampson will headline a concert to mark the 10th anniversary of the Fox Theater restoration.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
At Barrister Winery on Thursday, Zuill Bailey, distinguished cellist and artistic director of the Northwest Bach Festival, performed in an event that was as much a celebration as a recital. …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
No concerts of the current season of the Spokane Symphony have displayed the power of the orchestra so brilliantly as those that took place this weekend in the Martin Woldson …
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
For the symphony’s Classics concert this weekend, “French Virtuosity - A Tribute to Ravel,” Preu chose to shine the spotlight on renowned French composer Maurice Ravel while also showing his …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:34 a.m.
Terrain will mark a major milestone Friday with the opening of a new, permanent, visual arts gallery, featuring the exhibit “Oracular Rooftops” by Brooklyn-based artist Heather Hart.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017
Workshop on Wednesday designed to teach creatives the tricks to applying for new local arts grants.
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Actors Bruce Willis and Demi Moore have donated the Liberty Theatre in downtown Hailey to a local theater company.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 5 p.m.
Take a walk on Spokane’s creative side with your out-of-town guests this year. Get off the couch and give travelers a glimpse of a walkable city teeming with arts and …
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 7:35 a.m.
Bad Santa: Child crushed after not-so-jolly man tells him to ‘lay off the hamburgers and french fries’
Anthony Mayse took a seat on Santa’s lap, looked into his eyes, and told the elderly chimney-hopper exactly what he wants this Christmas: an iPod touch and a drone. But …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 3 p.m.
Debra Garrett, a longtime YWCA supporter, wanted a piece of art to honor people who fall victim to domestic violence. She turned to Ildikó Kalapács to bring her vision to …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 10 a.m.
You’ve stuffed your belly with turkey and dressing. Now it’s time to fill your soul with nourishing art at the seventh annual
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, noon
‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ at the Jundt demonstrates how Romans constructed and spread their cultural and religious beliefs through the small objects they used every day.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:38 a.m.
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival has received a $5 million donation, the second-largest individual contribution the festival has ever received.
Sun., Sept. 25, 2016
Steve Gibbs, owner of The Art Spirit Gallery in Coeur d’Alene and a fixture of the Lake City’s arts scene, has ALS, the terminal neuromuscular disease. He is working to …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016, 4 p.m.
Spokane artist Matt Boland believes all you need is love. And a lot of caution. Mixed with a large dose of paranoia. His new showing, running through September at the …
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016, 8:03 p.m.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Already filled with towering skyscrapers, Dubai will soon offer soaring arias inside a new opera house. The city-state is opening the Dubai Opera on Wednesday …
Wed., June 29, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
I’m an hour into my trek through the historic “Washington Cracker Co.” building, 304 W. Pacific Ave., and it appears my impish tour guide has saved the funhouse part like …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 7 p.m.
Teddi Cripps never thought of herself as an artist, never dreamed of DIY-ing out of her basement full time. But that’s the option the 26-year-old psychotherapist now faces. What started …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 7 p.m.
A traveling art exhibit that has been displayed in the oldest church in Paris, set up in the Westown Hub of Cario, and reached the United States on the University …
Thu., May 19, 2016, noon
The Spokane Valley Art Council Artist Showcase Art Auction takes place on Saturday.
Wed., May 18, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
After years of looking for the perfect spot for a larger performance venue in Coeur d’Alene, The Modern Theater believes it has found it. The nonprofit company proposes building a …