SHERIDAN — The Sagebrush Community Art Center will host a juried photography show May 4-28 and is currently seeking submissions for the show.
The cost to submit photographs is $30 for up to three entries that are due by April 1.
The Best of Show photographer will be awarded $500, while first- and second-place photographers will be given $200 apiece. Third place and People’s Choice winners will receive $100 each.
For more information about the show, see artinsheridan.com or contact Kate Harrington at 674-1970 or email@example.com.
The Sagebrush Community Art Center is located at 201 E. Fifth St.
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School Symphony and Baroque orchestras will perform April 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the school’s Sue Henry Auditorium.
The Baroque Orchestra will perform pieces by Mozart and Brahms and the Symphony Orchestra will perform pieces by Weber, Elgar and Lalo. Jacob Jahiel will be featured as a soloist.
In addition, Pippin Robison will perform Stamitz’s violin concerto in G and Mariah Grant will perform a violin concerto in G by Haydn.
For additional information, call SHS at 672-2495.
SHS is located at 1056 Long Drive.
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Arts Council in collaboration with the First Baptist Church will host a concert by Land’s End on April 2 at the church.
Land’s End is Canada’s premier classical chamber ensemble and will be joined by WYO Theater Executive Director Gerard Gibbs on oboe and Marcin Swoboda on viola.
A pre-concert talk will begin at 6 p.m. and the concert will start at 7 p.m.
Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and military and $5 for students.
Tickets are available at the WYO Theater box office, online at wyotheater.com, by phone at 672-9084 or at First Baptist Church.
Tickets will also be available at the door.
First Baptist Church is located at 3179 Big Horn Ave.
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College/Community Wind Ensemble will perform a concert, “Pneumatic Portal: ‘P’ Music,” April 4 at 7 p.m. in the Sue Henry Auditorium at Sheridan High School.
The ensemble will be playing “Prelude, Siciliano, and Rondo” (Malcolm Arnold, 1963); “Pageant” (Vincent Persichetti, 1954); “Paper Cut” (Alex Shapiro, 2010); “Pathfinder of Panama” (John Philip Sousa, 1915); and “Paris Sketches” (Martin Ellerby, 2004).
The concert is free and open to the public.
For additional information, call director Dr. Brian Casey at 674-6446, Ext 3009.
SHS is located at 1056 Long Drive.
UCROSS — The Ucross Foundation will close its exhibit featuring the abstract art of Harry Jackson today.
The show is the first of its kind since 1953.
Harry Jackson was born in Chicago in 1924 and first spent time in Wyoming in 1938, when he worked as a cowboy on the Pitchfork Ranch near Meeteetse. He enlisted in the Marines at age 18 and was wounded in combat in the Central Pacific battles of Tarawa in 1943 and Saipan in 1944.
At 20, he became an official Marine Corps Combat Artist, the youngest ever, while stationed in Los Angeles. Jackson also spent much time in Europe where he studied the Old Masters and had a studio in Italy.
“Well-Aimed Lightning: The Abstract Art of Harry Jackson,” which will also include a video about Jackson’s life, is on view through April 10.
The Ucross Foundation Art Gallery is located at 30 Big Red Lane in Ucross.
For additional information, call Ucross Foundation at 737-2291.
SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Wilderness Association is soliciting donations from artists for its ninth annual Miniature Art and Music Auction: Celebrating our Wild Earth, to be exhibited and juried April 13-24 at Davis Gallery.
The WWA is asking local and regional artists and musicians to contribute miniature works of art (no larger than 6-by-8 inches) and “mini-concerts” (up to 90 minutes) in support of protecting some of the most special places in Wyoming.
Artists are asked to deliver finished and framed miniature art pieces to the Davis Gallery on or before April 10.
Prizes from local businesses will be awarded for work in the following categories: best earth landscape, best use of natural materials, best use of recycled materials and best of show.
All musicians will be recognized as well.
Details and donation forms are available at www.wildwyo.org.
A free Grand Finale Gala at Davis Gallery will be held from 5-7 p.m. April 24. The public is welcome to submit final bids and enjoy free music, food and beverages.
Proceeds from the silent auction will benefit the WAA.
For additional information, contact Kate Seymour at 672-2751 and visit www.wildwyo.org.
Davis Gallery is located at 645 Broadway St.