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Willa Cather Foundation - Red Cloud Nebraska (NE)

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Willa Cather Foundation Events

Willa Cather Foundation Events

The Willa Cather Foundation holds a variety of events in Red Cloud annually, including several Opera House performances and gallery exhibitions, our Spring Conference, and the Prairie Writers' Workshop. A biennial International Cather Seminar and periodic symposia are also held in other locales that were relevant to Cather's life and work. Check this page often to see our upcoming events, conferences, workshops, seminars, and exhibitions. Don't forget the easiest way to keep up with our activities is to sign-up for our monthly electronic newsletter.

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events

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Past Events
Past Events
Opera House
Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Billy McGuigan and his band are returning to the Red Cloud Opera House. The group that last brought us Yesterday & Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience at a sold out 2015...
Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
On January 21 the Willa Cather Book Club will meet to discuss a selection of short stories from Youth and Bright Medusa. The selections include: "Coming Aphrodite," "A Diamond...
Opera House
Friday, January 1, 2016 - 8:00am to Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 5:00pm
The Red Cloud Opera House is thrilled to bring you our 2016 season. Here are our three season pass options: The full package = 10 shows for $150 Theatre Lover = 5 shows for $65,...
Monday, December 14, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join the Cather community for some locally-made beer, quiche, and conviviality. Show your support for the great work of the Willa Cather Foundation. Enter a raffle to win some...
Opera House
Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Popular band, The Innocence, will make their first appearance at the Red Cloud Opera House on Saturday, December 12 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for this highly-anticipated show are $20...
Art Gallery
Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The public is invited to meet Cody Carson-Brown, Jeremy Daniels, Turner McGehee, Jane Marie, Amy Sandeen, Marcella Maley, and Tom Kreager and preview their exhibit at an artist’s...
Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
The Willa Cather Foundation and Auld Public Library will host this highly-anticipated event at the Red Cloud Opera House. The Showdown is open to the public for a free-will...
Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Curious George is back with another heart-warming adventure with the man in the yellow hat. The Willa Cather Foundation will be showing this movie December 5, at 11:00 a.m. We...
Opera House
Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Known for their high-energy show, tight instrumentals, and Tim Zach’s strong vocals, Whiskey Bent is a five-man country rock band based in central Nebraska. Whiskey Bent writes...
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
On November 19 the Willa Cather Book Club will meet to discuss Cather's most beloved novel My Ántonia . There are two meeting times available; 4:00 p.m. at Cherry Corner Estates...