Rocky Mountains

Please note: the Justice Arts Coalition does not offer any programs. The following are independent prison arts programs we have identified in this region. To learn more about the programs below, please contact the programs directly. 

Idaho

  1. College of Southern Idaho Stage Door Series
    sbrown@csi.edu

Montana

  1. Montana Correctional Enterprises (MCE) mce@mt.gov
  2. Montana State Prison Hobby Store 406.846.1320 ext. 2515
  3. Free Verse Project, teaching art literature and creative writing in juvenile detention centers
  4. The Beat Within 415-890-5641
  5. Freedom on the Inside, (406) 721-0033, info@redwillowlearning.org

Wyoming

  1. Wyoming Pathways From Prison sdewey3@uwyo.edu

Nevada

  1. High Desert Correctional Center, (702) 879-6789
  2. True Grit Mary Harrison, (775) 887-9297 
  3. Ely State Prison, Nevada Prison Newsletter

Utah

  1. Utah State Prison Recording Studio and Reading for the Blind Program
  2. University of Utah Prison Education Project (UPEP) upep@utah.edu, (801) 585-1378

Colorado

  1. SpeakOut! Writing Workshops 
  2. Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility ‘Great Books and Movies’, (719) 269-4002
  3. Fremont Correctional Facility Creative Writing, (719) 269-5002
  4. Denver Women’s Correctional Facility Manageable Mud, Sophia’s Sisters Choir, Yoga, Slam Poetry, Drumming Circle, Leisure Activity Center, (303) 371-4804
  5. Cheyenne Mountain Re-entry Center Creative Writing, (719) 390-0125
  6. Community Literacy Center Writing Workshops at the Larimer County Detention Center, Mary Ellen Sanger, clc@colostate.edu,
    (970) 491-7251
  7. Prison College Program Print-based Correspondence Course, Katherine Park Woolbert, exstudies@adams.edu, 719-587-7671
  8. Prison Arts Initiative prisonarts@du.edu, 303-871-5241
  9. Dance To Be Free 720-771-1993
  10. Dances for Solidarity, dancesforsolidarity@gmail.com