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Sunday arts calendar Sunday Arts calendar (March 3)

  • Published Saturday, March 2, 2013, at 11:12 p.m.

THEATER

“A Woman of No Importance,” by Oscar Wilde, 2 p.m. Sun., Performance Hall, De Mattias Fine Arts Center, Newman University. Tickets $10, $8 seniors/military, $5 students. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2486.

“Next Fall,” portrays the ups and down of an unlikely couple with humor and unflinching honesty, presented by Guild Hall Players, 7 p.m. Sun., St. James Episcopal Church, 3750 E. Douglas. Tickets $10, $5 students. Call 316-683-5686.

“Cabaret,” musical, 2 p.m. Sun., Forum Theatre, 147 S. Hillside. Tickets $23. Information and tickets, 316-618-0444 or forumwichita.com.

“Little Women,” musical, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sun., Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu. Tickets $8.50-$12.50. Call 316-262-2282.

“She Loves Me,” musical, 3 p.m. Sun., Northlawn Studio Theatre, Hesston College, 325 S. College Drive. Tickets $14, $8 students, senior citizens, children over age 5. Information and tickets, 620-327-810, books.hesston.edu or 45 minutes before show at the door.

“Broadway’s Next Hit Musical,” comedy, 7 p.m. Fri., McPherson Opera House, 219 S. Main, McPherson. Tickets $24-$32, $10 students. Information and tickets, 620-241-1952 or mcphersonoperahouse.org.

“Church Basement Ladies 4: A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement,” musical, through Sat., 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. Tickets $55 Thu. matinees, Thu.-Sat. evenings; $40 children under 12 for dinner/show. Call 316-612-7696.

“Sweet Charity,” musical, presented by Music Theatre for Young People, 7:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2:30 p.m. March 10, Century II Mary Jane Teall Theater. Tickets $12, students $10, group tickets available. Information and tickets, 316-219-4849 or WichitaTIX.com.

“The Marriage of Figaro,” comic opera, performed in Italian with English supertitles, presented by Wichita Grand Opera, 7 p.m. March 16, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $35-$85. Call 316-262-8054.

“Say What Comedy Improv,” “Empire House Live!” series, 8 p.m. March 16, Old Cowtown Museum, 1864 W. Museum Blvd. Tickets $10. Mature audiences only. Call 316-219-1871.

“Doubt,” drama, 8 p.m. March 13-16, 7 p.m. March 17, Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Tickets $14, $12 students, military, seniors, all seats $10 March 13. Call 316-686-1281.

“Jake’s Women, by Neil Simon, comic playwright, 7:30 p.m. March 14-16, 2 p.m. March 17, 7 Wilner Auditorium, WSU. Tickets $6-10. Call 316-978-3233.

“Tallulah’s Tavern and Funeral Parlor or I See Drunk People,” comedy, through March 30, Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Dinner 6:15 p.m. Thu.-Sat., curtain 7:50 p.m.. Dinner/show $27, $23 seniors, $21 children under 12, $17 show only all ages. Call 316-263-0222.

“All Ways a Woman” formerly known as “Menopaus-A-Palooza,” comedy, through 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

“Suor Angelica & II Campanello di Notte,” opera, 2 p.m. Sun., Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $16, discounts available. Information, 316-978-3233 or wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice.

Friends University Spring Ballet, 2 p.m. Sun., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $16, $13 seniors and students. Call 316-295-5677.

Mozart and Mahler, featuring Andrea Banke, oboist, and Janet Brown, soprano, presented by Wichita Symphony, 8 p.m. Sat., 3 p.m. March 10, Century II Concert Hall. Concert Talks one hour prior to performance, free to all ticket holders. Tickets $17-$49. Call 316-267-7658 .

“Out of My Range,” presented by Heart of America Men’s Chorus, 7 p.m. Sat., 4:30 p.m. March 10, DeMattias Hall, Newman University. Tickets $15. Call 316-708-4837.

Casado Jazz Night, saxophonist Tim Orindgreff, 8 p.m. March 13, Friends University. Free. Call 316-295-5677.

The Celtic Tenors, classical crossover artists from Ireland, 7:30 p.m. March 14, Stiefel Theatre, 151 S. Santa Fe, Salina. Tickets $25-$40. Information and tickets, 785-827-1998, ticketmaster.com or stiefeltheatre.org.

“The Haunted Windchimes,” American roots music, 7 p.m. March 14, Robert Brown Theatre, Cowley Community College, 125 S. Second, Arkansas City. Tickets $10, $5 students. Information and tickets, 620-441-5570.

Spyro Gyra, American jazz fusion, sponsored by Scholfield Honda, 8 p.m. March 30, Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Tickets $15-$75. Call 316-771-7990.

Women’s Association of the Wichita Symphony Spring Luncheon, featuring Wichita Youth Symphony Chamber Orchestra, 11:30 a.m., noon luncheon, pianist Mark Groh will be performing after lunch, April 5, Crestview Country Club, 1000 N. 127th St. East. Reservation deadline April 2. Tickets $17. Call 316-265-4492.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Art for Arthritis Auction Gala, celebrating the lives of children living with arthritis by pairing them with local artists and giving a voice through diverse mediums of art, silent and live auction, 6 p.m. Thu., Wichita Boathouse, 515 S. Wichita. Tickets $65. Information, 316-263-0116 or arthritis.org.

Celebrating the Gift of Art with the Jesus Painter, artist Mike Lewis will paint three works of art, 10:45 a.m. March 10, Wichita First Church of the Nazarene, 1400 E. Kellogg Drive. Paintings will be made available to the public through a weeklong silent auction. Free, offering will be taken. Call 316-858-1400.

Festival of the Arts, Handel’s “Messiah,” 3 p.m. March 24, “A Spiritual Messiah,” 3 p.m. March 31, “St. Matthew Passion,” 7:30 p.m. March 29, Presser Hall, Bethany College, 335 E. Swensson, Lindsborg. Tickets $12-$22. Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8137.

ART EVENTS

“Growth,” artist Monica Ashdown, reception 2-4 p.m., artist talk 2:30 p.m. Sun., exhibit through Tue., Mingenback Art Center, Bethany College, 335 E. Swensson, Lindsborg. Free. Call 785-227-3380.

Stacy Renee, paintings, exhibit through Fri., Riney Fine Arts Gallery, Friends University. Free. Information, 316-295-5677 or finearts@friends.edu.

Midwest Center for Photography Juried Exhibition, various artists, exhibit through Fri., Center Gallery at the Midwest Center for Photography, 111 Ellis. Hours 1-5 p.m. Fri. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-269-1250.

“Another Person’s Treasure,” art exhibit through March 10, Hutchinson Art Center, 405 N. Washington, Hutchinson. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Free. Call 620-663-1081.

Wichita Women Artists, painting exhibition through March 10, Lotus Leaf Cafe, 613 W. Douglas. Hours 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Wed., 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Thu.-Sat. Free. Call 316-295-4133.

“February Flowers,” floral paintings, photographs, ceramics and sculptures by various artists, exhibit through March 10, Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St., Newton. Free. Call 316-284-2749.

“A Journey in Painting,” artist Joseph Loganbill, exhibit through March 15, Fine Arts Center Gallery, Bethel College, 300 27th St., North Newton. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 2-4 p.m. Sun. Free. Call 316-283-2500.

“From the Garden,” paintings and 3-D exhibit, artists Charles Baughman and Dan Gegen, exhibit through March 15, Steckline Gallery, Newman University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-942-4291.

“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 17, 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.

“Scenic Route,” paintings, artist Rebecca Hoyer, exhibit through March 25, Artworks Gallery, 7724 E. Central. Hours 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-682-1481.

“Up Close and Personal,” paintings by Shauna J. Shelton, pottery by Tricia Logan Gerard, exhibit through March 26, Gallery XII, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 316-267-5915.

“Three Generations of Stitchers,” cross-stitch and crewel embroidery from three generations, exhibit by Jill Longstaff, through March 29, William J. Reals Gallery of Art-East, KU School of Medicine, 1010 N. Kansas. Hours 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-293-2643.

A Common Goal II, WSU Graduate Students, ceramics, painting, printmaking and sculpture, exhibit through March 29, Fiber Studio, 418 S. Commerce. Free. Information, 316-303-1996 or fiberstudio1@sbcglobal.

Stephen Perry and Peter Johnson, printmaking, exhibit through March 31, Gallery at Larksfield Place, 7373 E. 29th St. North. Hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Free. Call 316-636-1000.

James Crawford, oil painting, exhibit through March 31, Assisted Living Auditorium, Gallery at Larksfield Place Assisted Living and Memory Support, 2727 N. Rock Road. Hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Free. Call 316-361-2800.

“Realism,” featuring artists Jim Clements, Clyde Engert, Susan Fellows, Sharon Leiker, Mary Pape and ceramics by Tracy Collins, 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.

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.

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.

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.

Quilts from the Permanent Collection, quilts and coverlets, exhibit through May 5, 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.

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, exhibit through 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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