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Sunday Arts calendar (March 10)

  • Published Thursday, March 7, 2013, at 8:22 p.m.
  • Updated Saturday, March 9, 2013, at 11:47 p.m.

THEATER

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

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

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

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

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

“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.

“Hello Dolly,” musical, featuring Karla Burns, March 21-April 7, The Forum Theatre, 147 S. Hillside. Shows 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Tickets $23, Thu., Sun., $25 Fri.-Sat. Call 316-618-0444.

“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

Mozart and Mahler, featuring Andrea Banke, oboist, and Janet Brown, soprano, presented by Wichita Symphony, 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, 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. Wed., Friends University. Free. Call 316-295-5677.

The Celtic Tenors, classical crossover artists from Ireland, 7:30 p.m. Thu., 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. Thu., Robert Brown Theatre, Cowley Community College, 125 S. Second, Arkansas City. Tickets $10, $5 students. Information and tickets, 620-441-5570.

Samuel Ramsey Scholars Concert, operatic repertory from Bellini to Bernstein, 7:30 p.m. Fri., Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $6-$25. Call 316-978-3233.

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.

The Tenors, Canadian quartet, classical and contemporary pop, 8 p.m. June 8, Orpheum Theatre. Tickets $15-$100. Information and tickets, 316-755-7328, selectaseat.com and all Dillons Superstores.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Celebrating the Gift of Art with the Jesus Painter, artist Mike Lewis will paint three works of art, 10:45 a.m. Sun., 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.

Fashion Show and Tea, style show by Ann’s Fashions, 1 p.m. March 19, sponsored by Twentieth Century Club, 536 N. Broadway. Reservations requested. Admission $5; profits go to charity. Call 316-722-1057.

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

Trey McIntyre Project, Modern Dance Series, power of art and dance to transform, heal and enlighten, innovates ballet genre by infusing its classical inheritance with various themes such as religion, superstition, family and love, 8 p.m. March 29, 3/29 Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Tickets $25.50-$55.50. Information and tickets, 316-263-0884 or selectaseat.com.

“Soaring to New Heights,” music by Heart of America Men’s Chorus, silent auction and refreshments, proceeds will benefit the HOAMC, 7 p.m. March 30, sponsored by and held at the Kansas Aviation Museum, 3350 S. George Washington Blvd. Tickets $15. Call 316-708-4837.

ART EVENTS

“Another Person’s Treasure,” art exhibit, Sun., 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 Sun., 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, Sun., Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St., Newton. Free. Call 316-284-2749.

“A Journey in Painting,” artist Joseph Loganbill, exhibit through Fri., 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.

“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.

“From the Garden,” paintings and 3-D exhibit, artists Charles Baughman and Dan Gegen, exhibit through March 22, Steckline Gallery, Newman University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-942-4291.

“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.

Canines on Canvas: Art Show at the Dog Show, multi-media focusing on dogs from various artists from across the country, exhibit through April 2, at the following venues: Century II Concert Hall Gallery, hours 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., City Arts, 334 N. Mead, hours 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Thu., 10-a.m.-5 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Information, 316-462-2787 or visit artshowatthedogshow.com.

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. Admission $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 youth and students, children age 5 and under free. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

“Calliope of Color,” paintings, featuring artist Rick Frisbie from Salina, reception 2-4 p.m. April 7, exhibit through April 27, VAAM Gallery, McPherson Opera House, 223 S. Main. Hours 10-a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Free. Call 620-241-5774.

“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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