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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
Monday, August 1, 2016 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Missoula Children's Theatre will take place August 1-5. Auditions for Rapunzel will be Monday, August 1, at 10:00 a.m. and rehearsals throughout the week will be at 10:00 a.m...
Opera House
Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 7:00pm to Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 9:00pm
Middletown is a deeply moving and humorous play that explores the universe of a small American town. As a friendship develops between longtime resident John Dodge and new arrival...
Art Gallery
Saturday, June 25, 2016 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Join us five miles south of Red Cloud at the Willa Cather Memorial Prairie beginning at 9:30 AM as photographer, Shane Booth, and WCF education director, Tracy Tucker, lead a...
Spring Conference
Saturday, June 4, 2016 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Keep the Home Fires Burning: Music from the Great War will be performed by Sarah Young in the Red Cloud Opera House. The program features WWI-era music and is sure to delight...
Art Gallery
Friday, June 3, 2016 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm
The public is invited to attend an artist reception for Christi Lewis, Deb Kubik, Jeremy Daniels, Gwen Lewis, Jane Marie, Patricia Scarborough, Jorn Olsen, Gregory Summers, Jenine...
Spring Conference
Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 8:00am to Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 8:00pm
The 61st annual Willa Cather Spring Conference June 2-4, 2016 Red Cloud, Nebraska Join us in Red Cloud, Nebraska for our 61st annual Willa Cather Spring Conference! As the world...
Art Gallery
Friday, May 27, 2016 to Sunday, July 31, 2016
Though the focus of the 61st annual Willa Cather Spring Conference was the literature of Willa Cather and her contemporaries as it reflects the First World War, literature is only...
Opera House
Friday, May 20, 2016 -
7:00pm to 10:30pm
Many people consider opera to be an elitist art form catering to patrons wearing diamonds and furs, walking sticks and monocles. While all that can be great fun, UNL Opera is...
Thursday, May 19, 2016 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
On May 19 the Willa Cather Book Club will meet to discuss a selection of short stories including: "Roll Call on the Prairies," by Willa Cather "The Marne," by Edith Wharton "The...
Art Gallery
Monday, May 2, 2016 to Sunday, July 31, 2016
“How much it must mean to a man to love his country like this . . . ." – One of Ours, Willa Cather The cottonwood tree is a familiar feature of Willa Cather’s novels. Though the...

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