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Sunday arts calendar Sunday Arts calendar (March 31)

  • Published Sunday, March 31, 2013, at 8:06 a.m.

THEATER

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

“Charlotte’s Web,” presented by Christian Youth Theatre, 7 p.m. April 11-13, matinee 2 p.m. April 13, First Mennonite Brethren Church, 8000 W. 21st St. Tickets $10, $8 students/seniors, $6 school groups of 15 or more. Information and tickets, 316-682-1688 or cytwichita.org.

Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure,” 8 p.m. April 11-13, 2 p.m. April 14, De Mattias Fine Arts Center, Newman University. Tickets $10, $8 seniors/military, $5 students. Call 316-942-4291.

“Faith Healer,” tale of a traveling faith healer roaming through Scotland and Wales with his wife and manager, 7:30 p.m. April 10-13, 2 p.m. April 13-14, Welsbacher Theatre, WSU Metropolitan Complex, 5015 E. 29th North. Tickets $10, $8 faculty, seniors, military, $6 students. Call 316-978-3233,

“Disney’s Aladdin Jr.,” musical, 7 p.m. April 14-15, Signature Theatre, Scottish Rite Auditorium, 332 E. First St. Tickets $10, $7 children. Call 316-263-4218.

“Little Red Riding Hood,” musical, noon and 1:45 p.m. April 10; 10 a.m. & 1:45 p.m. April 11; 10 a.m., noon & 6:30 p.m. April 12; Noon April 13, Wichita Children’s Theatre, 201 Lulu. Tickets $6 for show, $7.50 for show and pizza. Pizza served 11:30 a.m. April 10; 11:30 a.m. & 6 p.m. April 12; 11:30 a.m. April 13. Show only 10:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. April 17, performed at Little Lambs Preschool, 8000 W. 21st St. Call 316-262-2282.

“How the World Began,” play, 8 p.m. April 17-20, 2 p.m. April 21, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Tickets $20, $18 members/seniors, $10 students. Call 316-315-0151.

“Bite It, Wichita! The Foodie Network Challenge,” comedy, Thu.-May 25, 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.

“Annie Get Your Gun,” contentious romance between plainspoken sharpshooter Annie Oakley and Frank Butler, through April 27, Crown Uptown Dinner Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. Select Thu. matinees, lunch service 10:30 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 $43 show only, $58 dinner/lunch and show. Call 316-612-7696.

“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

Friends University Choirs and Women’s Chorus Concert, 7:30 p.m. Tue., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $16, $13 seniors and students. Information and tickets, 316-295-5677 or friends.edu/@finearts.

Wednesdays in Wiedemann with Lynne Davis, 5:30 p.m. Wed., Wiedemann Hall, WSU. Free. Call 316-978-3456.

Jazz Vocal Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m. Fri., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $9, $6 seniors and students.

“The Emperor,” pianist Markus Groh, 8 p.m. Sat., 3 p.m. April 7, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $17-$49, discounts available. Concert talks one hour prior to each performance are free to all ticket holders. Call 316-267-7658.

“The Radiance of His Glory, presented by Tabor College Concert Choir, 4 p.m. April 7, Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Point, Hillsboro. Free. Call 620-947-3121, ext. 1225.

Friends University Concert Band, featuring soloist Jeremy Schrag, 7:30 p.m. April 8, Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $6, $4 seniors and students. Information and tickets, 316-295-5677 or friends.edu/finearts.

“Calmus,” a cappella ensemble’s blend range of music from Renaissance and Baroque to contemporary choral repertoire and popular songs, 3 p.m. April 14, Hesston Mennonite Church, 309 S. Main, Hesston. Tickets $17, $13 seniors, $12 students. Information and tickets, 620-327-8158 or 316-284-5205.

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

Festival of the Arts, Handel’s “A Spiritual Messiah,” 3 p.m. Sun., Presser Hall, Bethany College, 335 E. Swensson, Lindsborg. Tickets $12-$22. Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8137.

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

“Dismantled Machine,” Art Sound Festival, space age experimentation, sounds, video and gizmos by various artists, 4-11 p.m. Sat., Go-Away Garage Gallery, 508 S. Commerce. Cost $5. Call 316-263-9455.

Tulips, Fairies & Friends, Fairy House competition, ecological programs, performers, activities and crafts, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., April 13, Botanica, 701 Amidon. Admission $7, $5 children ages 3-12, members free. Call 316-264-0448.

10th Annual Spring Great Plains Renaissance Festival, medieval puppetry, kings queens, One Man Tribal Circus, the Saltire Pipers, belly dancers, various activities, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. April 20-21, Sedgwick County Park, 6300 E. 13th St. Tickets $8.50 in advance, $11 at gate, children free in advance, $5 at gate. Call 316-253-3392.

ART EVENTS

Stephen Perry and Peter Johnson, printmaking, exhibit Sun., 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 Sun., 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 Sun., 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, multimedia exhibit focusing on dogs, from artists across the country, through Tue. at the following venues: Century II Concert Hall Gallery, hours 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri.; CityArts, 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 artshowatthedogshow.com.

“In the Studio … Live,” sculpture, artist Christopher Gulick, Art for Lunch noon-1 p.m. Tue., exhibit through April 19, Steckline Gallery, Friends University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2199.

Juried Student Art Exhibition, various art, through Tue., Mingenback Art Gallery, Bethany College, 335 E. Swensson, Lindsborg. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Free. Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8274.

American Impressionists, paintings from the Roland P. Murdock and John W. and Mildred L. Graves Collections, exhibit through Wed., 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.

Sue Vautravers & Jill Stromberg, pastels and oil paintings, opening reception 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thu. Larksfield Place Bistro, exhibit through May 31, Gallery at Larksfield Place, 7373 E. 29th North. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Free. Call 316-636-1000.

“Postpartum,” curated by Rachel Epp Buller and various artists, exhibit through Fri., closing reception 6-8 p.m. Fri., Butler County Community College, 901 S. Haverhill, El Dorado. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-321-2222.

“In the Middle of America: Printmaking & Print,” print collection of Elsie Allen, lithographs, bock prints, etchings, aquatints, opening reception 5-7 p.m. Fri., exhibit through May 19, Weidemann Gallery, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-634-2787.

“Life at Its Best,” ceramics, featured artists Pat Coryell, Steve Cost, Sharon Edwards, Marty Penner, Carlos Soto, Brenda Yarnall, Lauren Pohlenz, opening reception 6-9 p.m. Sat., exhibit through May 24, Art Room 114, 114 N. Main, El Dorado. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon., Wed.-Fri., 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tue. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-321-3223.

“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.

“Disturing the Peace,” paintings, drawings, ceramics, current forucs on graffiti, street art and automotive influences, featured artist Megan Gray, exhibit Thu.-April 9, reception 2-4 p.m. April 7, Mingenback Art Center, Bethany College, 335 E. Swensson, Lindsborg. Free. Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8244.

Paula Moore Photography, artist and photography, exhibit through April 12, Riney Fine Arts Center Gallery, Friends University. Hours 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-295-5537.

“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.

115th Midwest Art Exhibition, artists Frank Nichols, David DeArmond, Margie Kuhn, special exhibition of works by Oscar Brousse Jacobson, 2-4 p.m. April 21, Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery, 401 N. First St., Lindsborg. Free. Call 785-227-2220.

“Broad Horizons,” by Jan Klassen, pottery by David Long, exhibit through April 23, Gallery XII, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-267-5915.

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.

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.

“Walk a Mile in Our Moccasins,” celebrating the artistry of footwear from tribes through the Plains and Northwest, exhibit through May 15, Mid-America All-Indian Center, 650 N. Seneca. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Tickets $7, $5 seniors, students, military, $3 children ages 6-12, free under age 6. Call 316-350-3340.

National Fiber Directions 2013, the art of fiber, juried exhibition by Pauline Verbeek-Cowart, Fri.-May 19, Rounds Gallery, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-634-2787.

Quilts from the Permanent Collection, quilts and coverlets, exhibit through June 2, 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.

Prints and Print Makers, 1916-1946: C.A. Seward and Friends, curated by Barbara Thompson, exhibit through Aug. 4, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission $7, $5 seniors, $3 youth and students, children age 5 and under free. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

“Western Lithograph Company: The Fine Art Printing Program,” drawings printed in multiples by master lithographers, exhibit through March 11, 2014, Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, 204 S. Main. Hours 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Admission $4, $2 children ages 6-12, free under age 6. Information, 316-265-9314 or wichitahistory.org.

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