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October 2017

David Strom: Conversations at the Roadside Market

October 26 - December 30

Date: October 26 - December 30, 2017 Where: John and Karen Goodenow Gallery Opening Reception: October 26, 5 - 7 pm   The Goodenow Gallery will be home to a special exhibit by Windom, Minnesota artist David Strom, as he will exhibit for the first time a series of drawings completed in 1976-78, when he owned and operated Dave’s Roadside Market. In college, I painted my friends but not their faces. After completing college, returning to Windom and having a…

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November 2017

Selections from the Managed Collections

November 2, 2017 - January 27, 2018

Date: November 2, 2017 - January 13, 2018 Where: Monte Pearson Gallery   This center is a host institution for many works of art owned by art foundations throughout the country. These foundations - Pearson, Pollack, Shepard’s Cornerstone, Merl, and Armitage, come together for a show filled with artists straight from your Art History books. Auguste Renoir, Edward Manet & Christo will be on view from the Pollack Foundation; loans from the Pearson Art Foundation allow us to show works…

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Wanda J. Skogerboe Juried Exhibition

November 16, 2017 - January 27, 2018

Date: November 16, 2017 - January 27, 2018 Where: Weaver Lobby Gallery & McIlrath Landing Gallery Opening Reception: November 16, 5 - 7 pm   Founded in 1993, this biannual, juried exhibition was named on behalf of Wanda J. Skogerboe, a volunteer of the Lakes Art Center who had a deep appreciation for the arts and the lakes area. This special exhibition is designed to further the art center’s mission by supporting and exhibiting contemporary art from the greater Midwest.…

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December 2017

The Nutcracker

December 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
$15

The Performing Arts Series are FILM RECORDINGS of live performances that have taken place in London. These productions are not live performances on the Lauridsen Performing Arts Theatre stage. The Royal Ballet presents The Nutcracker! The young Clara creeps downstairs on Christmas Eve to play with her favorite present – a Nutcracker doll. But the mysterious magician Drosselmeyer is waiting to sweep her off on a magical adventure. After defeating the Mouse King, the Nutcracker and Clara travel through the Land…

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January 2018

La bohème

January 18, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$15

The Royal Opera House presents La bohème. It is love at first sight when Rodolfo and Mimì meet, and what ensues is a passionate, timeless, and moving story. Centering on a group of young artists, La bohème follows their struggles to find money for items such as food and rent, heartened by their friendships and romantic ideals. They live contentedly in their small apartment, but their idyllic lifestyle is threatened when Rodolfo learns that Mimì is gravely ill. Tickets may…

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February 2018

Rigoletto

February 15, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$15

The Royal Opera House presents Rigoletto Rigoletto, court jester to the libertine Duke of Mantua, is cursed by the father of one of the Duke’s victims for his irreverent laughter. When the Duke seduces Rigoletto’s daughter Gilda, it seems the curse is taking effect… Rigoletto arranges to have the Duke assassinated. But Gilda still loves the womanizing Duke and sacrifices herself in his place. Rigoletto eagerly uncovers the corpse only to find instead his fatally wounded daughter, who dies in…

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Justin Roberts and the Not Ready for Naptime Players

February 17, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Two-time GRAMMY Nominee Justin Roberts is truly one of the “all-stars” of the indie family music scene.  For nearly 20 years, Justin has been creating the soundtrack to families’ lives, crafting songs that navigate the joys and sorrows of growing up. In 2016, Justin released his 13th recording for families titled Lemonade, a return to the simplicity of his earliest albums. He logs thousands of miles on the road each year and has traveled the globe performing from Hong Kong…

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March 2018

Six Appeal

March 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Six Appeal Vocal Band is one of the busiest touring a cappella ensembles in the country. From coast to coast, the group has become known for their vivid musical style, unmatched energy, and playful charm. Their far-reaching repertoire spans a multitude of decades and genres, including Pop, Country, Classic Rock, Jazz, R&B, and much more. If you can imagine it, they can sing it. In 2012, they won the title of National Harmony Sweepstakes Championship, securing their place in the…

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Twelfth Night

March 15, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$15

The Royal Shakespeare Company presents Twelfth Night. ‘I am all the daughters of my father’s house, And all the brothers too.’ Twelfth Night is a tale of unrequited love – hilarious and heartbreaking. Two twins are separated in a shipwreck, and forced to fend for themselves in a strange land. The first twin, Viola, falls in love with Orsino, who dotes on OIivia, who falls for Viola but is idolised by Malvolio. Enter Sebastian, who is the spitting image of…

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April 2018

Carmen

April 19, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$15

The Royal Opera House presents Carmen. The young soldier Don José intends to marry Micaëla, a girl from his home village. But when he meets the sensual and fiercely independent Carmen, he sacrifices everything to be with her. Carmen grows bored of Don José and falls in love with Escamillo. Unable to bear her leaving him, Don José tracks Carmen down and murders her. Tickets may be purchased by calling the box office at 712-332-7013, at the door, or online…

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