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Sunday arts calendar Sunday Arts calendar (Jan. 20)

  • Published Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at 11:21 p.m.

THEATER

“Arms and the Man,” 7:30 p.m. Fri-Sat., 2 p.m. Jan. 27, Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $11, $9 seniors and students. Call 316-295-5677.

24-Hour Theatre Project, various performances written, cast and performed in 24 hours, 8 p.m. Sat., Jabara Theatre, Newman University. Tickets $10, $8 seniors, $5 students. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2486.

“Greater Tuna,” comedy, through Feb. 2, Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Dinner 6:15 p.m. Fri.-Sat, show at 8 p.m. Dinner/show $27, show only, $17. Senior and child discounts available. Call 316-263-0222.

“The Mystery of Irma Vep,” play, featuring Ray Wills and Monte Wheeler playing eight characters and with 48 costume changes, 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun., through Feb. 3, the Forum Theatre, 147 S. Hillside. Tickets $23 Thu., Sun., $25 Fri.-Sat. Call 316-618-0444.

“If You Give a Mouse a Cookie,” show noon Jan. 30 (pizza served at 11:30 a.m.); show only 10 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Jan. 31; show only 10 a.m., shows noon, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 1 (pizza served at 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.); show noon Feb. 2 and 9 (pizza served at 11:30 a.m.); show 6:30 p.m. Feb. 8 (pizza served at 6 p.m.); Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu. Cost for show, $6, pizza and show $7.50. Call 316-262-2282.

“Don Pasquale,” by Donizetti, performed in English, presented by Wichita Grand Opera, 7 p.m. Feb. 8, Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe, Salina; tickets $28-$35, call 785-827-1998; 7 p.m. Feb. 9, Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway; tickets $35-$85, information and tickets, 316-262-8054, selectaseat.com.

“Brighton Beach Memoirs,” semi-autobiographical comedy, Thu.-Feb. 10, Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., doors open 7 p.m.; 7 p.m. Sun., doors open 6:30 p.m. Tickets $14, $12 seniors, students, military. Call 316-686-1282.

“Church Basement Ladies 4: A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement,” musical, Feb. 1-March 9, Crown Uptown Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. Select Thu. matinees, lunch service 11 a.m.-noon, show 12:30 p.m.; Thu.-Sat., dinner service 5-6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m.; Sun. matinees 2 p.m. show only. Tickets $55 Thu. matinees, Thu.-Sat. evenings; $40 Sun. matinee; $40 children under 12 for dinner/show.

“All Ways a Woman!” formerly known as “Menopaus-A-Palooza!,” comedy, Feb. 1-June 15, Cabaret Oldtown, 4121/2 E. Douglas. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., doors open 7 p.m. Tickets $20. Call 316-265-4400.

MUSIC

Fort Hays State University String Duet, featuring violinist Matt Means and cellist Benjamin Morris-Cline, 3 p.m. Sun., Thorsen Room, Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery, 401 N. First St., Lindsborg. Free. Call 785-227-2220.

Scott Ibex, guitarist, transforms the steel guitar into a full orchestra, accompanied by jazz percussionist Tory Davis, 7 p.m. Sat., McPherson Opera House, 219 S. Main, McPherson. Tickets $14-$22, students $10. Information and tickets, 620-241-1952 or mcphersonoperahouse.org.

Dan Bliss, musician and songwriter, 7:30 p.m. Sat., Iron Horse Concert Hall, 315 S. Main, El Dorado. Tickets $15. Call 316-321-6348.

Choral Connections Concert, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31, Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $16, $13 seniors and students. Call 316-295-5677.

An Acoustic Evening with Matisyahu, 8 p.m. Feb. 2, Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe, Salina. Tickets $29. Information and tickets, 785-827-1998, ticketmaster.com or stiefeltheatre.org.

Sweet Honey in the Rock, women’s a cappella ensemble, capturing the complex sounds of blues, spirituals, African chants, ancient lullabies, hip hop and jazz, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2, Memorial Hall, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th St., North Newton. Tickets $23, $18 seniors, $12 students. Information and tickets, 316-284-5205, 620-327-8158 or hesston.edu/hbpa.

Scenic Roots, sister duo creating a unique blend of roots music, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2, Iron Horse Concert Hall, 315 S. Main, El Dorado. Tickets $15. Call 316-321-6348.

Friends University Community Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5, Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $11, $9 seniors and students. Call 316-295-5677.

“Impressions: Black and Blue,” celebrating Black History Month, presented by Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony Orchestra, 4 p.m. Feb. 10, Newton High School, 900 W. 12th, Newton. Tickets $12-$14, $5-$7 students. Call 316-772-3265.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Charlie Chaplin in Blue Jeans, 8 p.m. Fri., featuring Dan Kamin, impersonator, mime and comedian, presented by the Wichita Symphony, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $20. Call 316-267-7658.

Charlie Chaplin at the Symphony, featuring Dan Kamin, impersonator, mime and comedian, presented by the Wichita Symphony, 8 p.m. Sat., 3 p.m. Jan. 27, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $17-$49. Call 316-267-7658.

ART EVENTS

“The Disquieting Imagination,” figuration and gestural abstraction to create imagery able to provoke insight into the human condition, featured artists James G. Davis and Judith Burns McCrea, exhibit Sun., Wichita Art Museum, 1400 Museum Blvd. Hours noon-5 p.m. Sun. Cost $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 students with ID, children under 5 free. Call 316-268-4921.

“A Joyful Noise,” by Maureen Fitzharris Walter, paintings, fused glass jewelry by Rose Litsey and Cindy Mullen, exhibit through Tue., Gallery XII, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 316-267-5915.

“Tintinnabulation,” sculpture, artist Mike Miller, opening reception 5-7 p.m. Fri., Art for Lunch, noon-1 p.m. Jan. 29, exhibit through Feb. 15, Steckline Gallery, Newman University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2199.

“My Little Town: Two Weeks in February,” watercolor paintings by Beth Barritt Wiechman, exhibit through Fri., William J. Reals Gallery of Art-East, KU School of Medicine-Wichita, 1010 N. Kansas. Hours 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-293-2643.

“Civil War Medicine,” poster exhibit of Civil War, dentistry and surgery, exhibit through Jan. 31, William J. Reals Gallery of Art-West, KU School of Medicine, 1010 N. Kansas. Hours 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-293-2643.

“Dusty Footprints,” featuring ceramics artist Conrad Snider, artist reception 6-8 p.m. Jan. 31, exhibit through Feb. 15, Fine Arts Center, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th St., North Newton. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 2-4 p.m. Sun. Free. Call 316-283-1500.

“Realism,” featuring artists Jim Clements, Clyde Engert, Susan Fellows, Sharon Leiker, Mary Pape and ceramics by Tracy Collins, opening reception 6-9 p.m. Feb. 2, exhibit through March 31, Art Room 114, 114 N. Main, El Dorado. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-321-3223.

G. Rita Beuttel, exhibit through Feb. 3, Gallery at Larksfield Place, 7373 E. 29th St. North. Hours 9-6 p.m. daily. Free. Call 316-636-1000.

“Occupy Art: Protest and Empathy for the Worker,” reflecting the ongoing empathy artists have long had for the everyman and for populism, curated by Rachel Epp Buller, exhibit through March 31, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Sun. Cost $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 students with ID, children under 5 free. Saturdays always free. Call 316-268-4921.

American Impressionists, paintings from the Roland P. Murdock and John W. and Mildred L. Graves Collections, exhibit through April 3, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Cost $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 students with ID, children under 5 free. Saturdays always free. Call 316-268-4921.

“Stocked: Contemporary Art from the Grocery Aisles,” work of contemporary artists who directly and indirectly take the grocery store and consumption of its products as their subjects, exhibit through April 14, Polk/Wilson Gallery, Ulrich Museum, WSU. Hours 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Free. Call 316-978-3664.

Murdock and Beyond: Pairings from the Permanent Collection, paintings, works by Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper and various artists, exhibit through April 30, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 youth and students, children age 5 and under free. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

George Vollmer Collection, artwork created by local Wichita artists, exhibit through April 21, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Sun. Admission $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 youth and students, children age 5 and under free. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

Under Pressure, contemporary prints from the collection of Jordan Schnitzer and his family foundation, 40 artists and over 100 works from the past five decades and creative power of printmaking, Feb. 2-May 12, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 S. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Sun. Admission $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 youth and students, children age 5 and under free. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

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