Spring 2019 Calendar

The Bing Arts Center presents an array of arts-related and creative community events including Musical, Spoken Word, and small Theatrical Performances. Art-house and other Indie films are screened monthly along with small festivals and special film events. Exhibitions of work by local and regional artists are also regularly scheduled.

May

Friday, May 3, 8:00 P.M.

First Friday: Ray Mason

The Valley’s popular icon the Man with the Silverstone returns to the Bing with his songs, stories, and sense of fun.

$5

Saturday, May 11, 8:00 P.M.

House Concert: Don Bikoff

Along with Leo Kottke, and John Fahey, Don was one of the originators of the American Primitive guitar style. He remains a polished performer drawing on a lifetime of experience that is reflected in the richness of his music. Media Sponsor NEPR

$15, $10 students.

Thursday, May 16, 6:30 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.

Pop Up Studio/Sketch Night 

Bring projects to share and compare, exchange tips and pointers with friends.

$5

Saturday, May 18, 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Alla Prima Oil Painting Workshop I

Priya Nadkarni Green teaches wet on wet technique with oils. Materials included.

$30, $20 students.

Saturday, May 25, 8:00 P.M.

An Evening With Chris Goudreau, Arvilla, and Amber Belle

$10

Wednesday, May 29, 7:30 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.

Ignite the Mic! Youth Open Mic with Teatro V!da

Popular open mic series (ages 25 and under) is hosted by Bing theater-in-residence Teatro Vida.

$5

June

Saturday, June 1, 8:00 P.M.

Annie Guthrie

The middle daughter of folksinger Arlo Guthrie and artist Jackie Guthrie, Annie is a prolific songwriter and versatile musician primarily playing acoustic guitar, bass, percussion, and autoharp. Her songs are honest, ranging from light and funny to gut-wrenching heartbreak.

$10

Saturday, June 8, 8:00 P.M.

Film Screening: Neither Wolf Nor Dog

Screening of the Native American film Neither Wolf Nor Dog, adapted from the best-selling Minnesota novel by Kent Nerburn, directed by Steven Lewis Simpson, and starring Lakota elder Dave Bald Eagle. It tells the story of a Lakota elder taking a white author on a road-trip through the heart of his world.

$10 at the door

Click here to view the trailer »

Saturday, June 15, 8:00 P.M.

Jazz Club: Eric Bascom Quintet

Guitarist/bandleader Eric Bascom brings his swinging quintet back to the Bing! Joining him are: Michael St. George on guitar, Cici Santucci on trumpet, Ted Levine on sax, Jason Schwartz on bass, and Clarke Semibold on drums.  Media Sponsor NEPR

$15, $10 students.

Friday, June 21, 8:00 P.M.

Kevin Sharpe Group

KSG presents their high-energy, modern, original gospel simmered with straight ahead jazz, funk, baroque, r&b, and rock.

$15, $10 students.

Saturday, June 22, 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Alla Prima Oil Painting Workshop I

Priya Nadkarni Green teaches wet on wet technique with oils. Materials included.

$30, $20 students.