WaterWorks 2018

THE SYMPHONIC BODY / WATER

July 18 & 19: East Gallatin River, Gallatin Valley, MT
July 20 & 21: Mountain Sky Guest Ranch, Emigrant, MT

Renowned choreographer Ann Carlson’s majestic opus THE SYMPHONIC BODY / WATER featured 54 performers who are community members including agricultural producers, politicians, anglers, environmentalists, business leaders, scientists, artists and more. Together they spotlighted the human labor and activity of our locality’s diverse water workers. Instead of instruments, individuals in Carlson’s orchestra performed gestures based on the motions of their workday.

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Thank you to all who came to
THE SYMPHONIC BODY / WATER.


CHERRY RIVER,
Where the Rivers Mix

August 23 & 24: Missouri Headwaters State Park

CHERRY RIVER, Where the Rivers Mix is a live music and art event, located at the glorious Missouri Headwaters State Park. CHERRY RIVER is a collaboration of Indigenous scholar and musician Shane Doyle and artist Mary Ellen Strom.

Acclaimed musicians the Northern Cree Singers from Alberta, Canada, and Jamie Fox and the Fox Family Fiddlers, a renowned Métis group from Fort Belknap, MT, will participate in this live music and art event. The musicians will perform on drift boats floating on the three rivers toward the confluence of the Missouri or where Native Peoples called “Where the Rivers Mix”. Doyle and Strom’s project examines the history and ecology of this significant site. The project CHERRY RIVER uses the flow of the three rivers as a narrative structure and a cultural bridge.

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Reservations for CHERRY RIVER, Where the Rivers Mix
are free, but limited. Click below to register today!