The Waukee Area Arts Council provides year-round programming including free and paid events, classes, workshops, a wide-range of performances and many activities with a variety of partners.
Coming in July!!!
The Waukee Area Arts Council presents
Waukee Arts Festival
Saturday, July 8, 2017, 11 - 5 pm
Artists visit Festival Artists tab for application information!
Learn about Past Events...
A little about Madeline Judge...
Madeline Judge is an American soprano originally from Waukee, Iowa. Now based in Munich, Germany. Madeline has sung opera, musical theater, and performed in recitals in the United States and Europe. A versatile performer and person, Ms. Judge graduated in 2013 from Drake University with her Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance and a minor in Musical Theatre. During her undergraduate studies, Ms. Judge also attended the summer program La Musica Lirica in Novafeltria, Italy.
In May of 2015 Ms. Judge graduated from NYU Steinhardt with a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance and an Advanced Certificate in Vocal Pedagogy. This past summer of 2016, Ms. Judge attended the Franco American Vocal Academy summer program in Périgueux, France. Along with intense French language courses and coachings, Ms. Judge was able to perform her first title role in Gounod’s Mireille under the stage direction of world-renowned tenor, William Lewis.
Waukee YMCA 2016 Summer Camp Partnership
The Waukee Area Arts Council and The Waukee YMCA have worked as partners for the last four years to bring artists into theYMCA Summer Camps. Four artists visited each of the four
YMCA camps during the summer.
Jill Bellgarde - art
Betty Jane Bibler - storytelling
Jester Puppets - puppets
Mr. Magic Jonathan May - magic
Thank you to the artists for sharing your talents with the kids!
Thank you YMCA kids for being attentive and talented audiences!
Schuh Painting Raffle
And the winner is.....
Faye Dickerson just won "Capitol West" by Ben Schuh!
Thanks to everyone who purchased a ticket! The Waukee Area Arts Council will use it to continue enhancing the community through the fine arts!
Thanks to the talented Ben Schuh for his generous donation!
Thanks to Stivers Ford Lincoln for displaying the painting and hosting the drawing reception!
Thanks to People Trust and Savings Bank for displaying the painting and selling tickets!
Thanks to the Waukee Hardware for selling tickets!
Thanks to Ben Schuh for Painting Live at the Waukee Arts Festival!