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NORTHEN LAKE COUNTY ARTS BOARD - OUR PROGRAMS
“Sponsoring Arts & Arts Education in Our Community”


2018-19 RESIDENCIES & PUBLIC EVENTS:
  • Buddy Holly Winter Dance Party     
  • Masterpiece Art Residency - Facilitated By Local Artists And Educators
  • Masterpiece Art Tettegouche Exhibit and Grand Opening
  • Minnesota Ballet Residency
  • Spoken Word Poetry Residency
  • Sketchbooks For All Students
  • Nature Photography Residency, Paul Sundberg, Instructor
  • One Act Play Theater Fieldtrip Support
  • Tweed Museum/Planetarium Fieldtrip
  • Scholarships To Send Up To Four Students To Week-Long Music Camp At UMD
  • New Cover for Steinway Piano
  • Celtic Duo Concert with O'brien & Hensold
  • Evening of Jazz Concert and Student Residency (under discussion)   
RECENT WILLIAM KELLEY SCHOOL RESIDENCIES & ACTIVITIES:
  • Spoken Word Poetry Residency
  • Hip-Hop Dance Residency
  • American Indian Residency (Story-telling & puppetry)
  • Climb Theater (bullying prevention)
  • Guest-Author Residency
  • UMD Tweed Museum & Planetarium fieldtrips
  • Native American Writing Workshop
  • Kelley Dupré Mosaic Mural Residency
  • Collage Residency
  • Flamenco Dance Residency
  • Small-grant to purchase music curriculum materials
  • ​During 2016 funded 40 hours of one-on-one interactive video lessons for students with professional artists through the MacPhail Center for Music in Minneapolis
  • Jewelry Residencies
  • MN Ballet Residencies
  • Support for Shakespeare programs and One Act Play including “Romeo & Juliet” at Wise Fool Theater in Duluth, “Pericles” at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at the Park Square Court Theater in Saint Paul
  • Lyric Opera of the North productions with elementary students as audience and chorous
  • Nature Photography Residencies and purchase of 33 cameras
  • Donation to William Kelley Auditorium 'Chairs' Project
  • Minnesota History Live Curriculum
  • Masterpiece Art and Sketchbooks
  • Masterpiece Art Tettegouche Exhibit and Grand Opening
RECENT COMMUNITY PROGRAMS:
  • A Hard Day’s Night (Beatles Tribute Band) Concert
  • The Lost Forty Concert featuring Brian Miller & Randy Gosa 
  • The Music of Patsy Cline featuring Cassie & the Bobs 
  • Peter Arnstein, Concert Pianist 
  • Qing Li, Violin, accompanied by Paola André Gualdi, Piano, of the Piatigorsky Foundation 
  • A Century of Jazz Concert featuring the Sky Blue Jazz Ensemble 
  • Brulé – A Native American Experience in Sight, Sound & Soul Concert 
  • Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra Concert 
  • Duluth Superior Symphony Concert & Blue Canvas Orchestra 
  • Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra – String Quartet, community concert 
  • Cloud Cult Concert

Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS - DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED

William Kelley School
Monday November 5, 2018 - Friday May 24, 2019
The following residencies and public events are planned for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year...read more

MASTERPIECE ART - TETTEGOUCHE EXHIBIT

Tettegouche State Park Visitors Center - Hwy 61
Tuesday March 5, 2019 - Saturday March 30, 2019 07:00am-07:00pm
William Kelley elementary students will have a selection of their art work created in the Masterpiec...read more

CANCELLED - BLUE SKY JAZZ ORCHESTRA CONCERT & STUDENT WORKSHOP

William Kelly Auditorium
Friday April 12, 2019 07:00pm-09:00pm
This concert is regretfully cancelled because of illness of one of the Ensemble. Sky Blue Jazz Or...read more

SPOKEN WORD POETRY RESIDENCY

William Kelley School, Veteran's Home, Other (TBD)
Monday April 15, 2019 - Thursday April 18, 2019 08:30am-08:30pm
SEE MORE PERSPECTIVE aims to inspire, uplift and open doors to possibility and imagination with an i...read more

NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY RESIDENCY

William Kelly School/Auditorium
Monday May 13, 2019 - Friday May 24, 2019 08:30am-03:30pm
Grade 4 (approximately 30 students). Artist: Paul Sundberg, Grand Marais, and guest photographe...read more

CLASSICAL MUSIC CONCERT (CELLIST & PIANO)

William Kelly Auditorium
Wednesday May 15, 2019 - Saturday May 18, 2019 07:00pm-09:00pm
The program will feature masterpieces prformed by two outstanding Piatigorsky Foundation artists. De...read more
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