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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
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Past Events
Past Events
Prairie Writers
Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 5:00pm to Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 4:00pm
Mark your calendars for July 9-12, 2015! Join New York playwright A.P. Andrews in Red Cloud for a four-day workshop in drama writing! This workshop is open to all experience...
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 -
7:00am to 9:30pm
Join us for a day in Red Cloud, the land that inspired Pulitzer Prize-winning author Willa Cather! On this one-day bus trip, you will be able to experience the beautiful “Divide”...
Opera House
Sunday, June 7, 2015 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm
Join us for an alfresco dinner and concert at the Nebraska State Historical Society's Burlington Depot featuring renowned guitarist Daniel Martinez. Tickets for this show must be...
Opera House
Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 8:00pm
Over the course of three weeks in May and June, playwright A.P. Andrews along with four collaborators will be in residency in Red Cloud to create a theatrical retelling of Willa...
Art Gallery
Saturday, June 6, 2015 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Please join us in admiring these wonderful pieces and in meeting the people who created them.
Friday, June 5, 2015 -
8:00pm to 9:00pm
Once again, the Willa Cather Foundation welcomes guests to the Willa Cather Memorial Prairie for our annual Wildflower Walk. This year, education director Tracy Tucker will lead...
Spring Conference
Friday, June 5, 2015 to Sunday, June 7, 2015
"Fragments of Desire: Cather and the Arts" The 60th annual Willa Cather Spring Conference Red Cloud, Nebraska Join us in Red Cloud, June 5-7, 2015, for the 60th annual Willa...
International Seminar
Friday, June 5, 2015 to Thursday, June 11, 2015
please register each attendee individually. Fragments of Desire: Cather and the Arts Hosted by the Willa Cather Foundation and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Cather Project...
Art Gallery
Monday, May 18, 2015 to Monday, August 31, 2015
About the exhibition: An excerpt from Cather's 1915 novel The Song of the Lark serves as a textual basis for a series of drawings that explore the subjects of collaboration,...
Art Gallery
Monday, May 11, 2015 to Monday, August 31, 2015
Born in Grand Island, Nebraska in 1887, Grant Reynard began his young artistic career in his father’smusic store singing and playing the piano. Reynard went on to become one of...