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Sunday arts calendar Sunday Arts calendar (April 14)

  • Published Sunday, April 14, 2013, at 7:44 a.m.

THEATER

Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure,” 2 p.m. Sun., 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, matinee 2 p.m. Sun., Welsbacher Theatre, WSU Hughes Metropolitan Complex, 5015 E. 29th St. North. Tickets $10, $8 faculty, seniors, military, $6 students. Call 316-978-3233.

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

“Little Red Riding Hood,” musical, 10:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Wed., presented by Wichita Children’s Theatre, performed at Little Lambs Preschool, 8000 W. 21st St. Tickets $6. Call 316-262-2282.

“The Oresteia,” drama, 7:30 p.m. Wed.-Sat., Stringer Fine Arts Recital Hall, Hutchinson Community College, 1300 N. Plum, Hutchinson. Tickets $8. Information and tickets, 620-665-3503 or 620-665-3319.

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

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” comedy, by William Shakespeare, 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 7 p.m. Sun., through May 5, Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Tickets $14, $12 military, seniors and students, all tickets $10 Thu. Call 316-686-1282.

“The Cherry Orchard,” presented by Bethany College Theatre and Broadway RFD, 7:30 p.m. April 25-27, Burnett Center, Bethany College, 335 E. Swensson, Lindsborg. Tickets $10, $8 students, staff and faculty. Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8274.

“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.

Live in HD: “Handel’s Giulio Cesare,” opera, 11 a.m. April 27, Murdock Theatre, 536 N. Broadway. Tickets $24, $22 seniors, $18 students. Call 316-263-1665.

“Swan Lake,” ballet, presented by Wichita Grand Opera, 7 p.m. May 1, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $35-$85. Information and tickets, 316-262-8054 or selectaseat.com.

“Bite It, Wichita! The Foodie Network Challenge,” comedy, through 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.

“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

“His Guiding Hand,” presented by Tabor College Concerto Bella Voce women’s choir, 4 p.m. Sun., Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church, 610 S. Main, Hillsboro. Free. Call 620-947-2338.

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

“Broadway Regards” and The Burford Singers, concert, 4 p.m. Sun., Arkansas City High School, 1200 W. Radio Lane, Arkansas City. Tickets $5. Call 620-442-5895.

WSU Symphony Orchestra, soloist Sarunas Jankauskas, 7:30 p.m. Mon., Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $7, discounts available. Call 316-978-3233.

Symphonic Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. Tue., Presser Hall, Bethany College, 335 Swensson, Lindsborg. Free. Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8274.

WSU Jazz Invitational, 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Fri., Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Free. Call 316-253-1219.

Wichita Jazz Festival Concert, featuring Tierney Sutton Band, 7:30 p.m. Sat., Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $30, discounts available. Information and tickets, 316-978-3233 or wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice.

“Dancin’ the Night Away,” collection of dance music from around the globe, presented by the Hutchinson Symphony, 3 p.m. April 21, 2:30 p.m. pre-concert talk by Dr. Richard Koshgarian, Historic Hutchinson Fox Theatre, 18 E. First, Hutchinson. Tickets $20, $5 students. Information and tickets, 620-663-1981 or hutchsymphony.org.

“We Sing That Others May Live,” presented by Kansas Mennonite Men’s Chorus, 7 p.m. April 21, Memorial Hall, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th St., North Newton; 7 p.m. April 28, Central Community Church, 6100 Maple. Free. Offering will be taken for world hunger relief. Call 316-680-9031 or 316-681-2203.

Madrigal Singers & Women’s Glee Club Spring Concert, 7:30 p.m. April 25, Wiedemann Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $7, students $3.

Christian Howes Jazz Trio, violinist, 7 p.m. April 27, McPherson Opera House, 219 S. Main, McPherson. Tickets $22-30, students $10. Call 620-241-1952.

Symphony of Spring, Broadway showcase of ballads, orchestra, chorus, 7:30 p.m. April 25-27, 2 p.m. April 28, Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $16, $13 seniors and students. Call 316-295-5677.

Delano Chamber Orchestra’s Young People’s Concert, featuring winners of 2013 High School Young Artist Competition, 3 p.m. April 28, West Side Baptist Church, 304 S. Seneca. Free; donations accepted. Call 316-259-0467.

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

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. Sat.-April 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.

Friends University Choir, fundraiser, 7 p.m. April 21, Casado Campus Center, Friends University. Proceeds will benefit the concert choir’s tour. Free. Call 316-295-5677.

Spring Opening Party, celebrating WSU School of Art and Design 19th Faculty Biennial, 6-8 p.m. April 27, Ulrich Museum of Art, WSU. Tickets $10, free to members and WSU students. Call 316-978-3664.

ART EVENTS

“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, Sun., 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.

Art Talk with Andy Webster, sculptural practice, 6-7:30 p.m. Tue., Ulrich Museum of Art, WSU. Free. Call 316-978-3664.

“Beyond the Surface” and “Enduring Everlasting Fire,” paintings, drawings, sculpture, ceramics and printmaking, featured artist Kelsey Himes, reception 2-4 p.m. Sun., 2:30 p.m. gallery talk, exhibit through Tue., Mingenback Art Center, Bethany College, 335 E. Swensson, Lindsborg. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Free. Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8244.

Music, Food, Art, artist Marcia McCoy, oil mono prints, Sacred Sites and Geometry work and the Gordon Parks: “Images From the Soul” project, paintings by Jack Nichols and Will Fahti, various artists, 5-8 p.m. Thu., forum talk 7-7:30 p.m. Thu., hosted by Marcia McCoy Studios and Artist Central, 5020 E. Central. Free. Call 316-686-2266.

“In the Studio … Live,” sculpture, artist Christopher Gulick, exhibit through Fri., Steckline Gallery, Newman University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2199.

Kansas Academy of Oil Painters, oils and acrylics, featuring various artists, exhibit through Fri., Vintera Gallery, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 316-262-2435.

Wichita Art Chatter, featuring sculptor Connie Ernatt; Tod Ernst, stylist and Art Aid co-founder; Tanya Tandoc, chef and food critic; Clare Vanderpool, writer; Eric Wittman, architect; Kevin Kelly, artist; 6-9 p.m. Fri., Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Free admission, cash bar. Call 316-268-4921.

Fourth District 2013 Congressional Art Competition, winners of high school art competition honored, opening reception 1-3 p.m. Sat., featured speakers Congressman Mike Pompeo and John D’Angelo, city of Wichita Arts & Cultural Services manager, exhibit through May 5, 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. Call 316-350-3245.

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.

The Art of the Print, printmaking, exhibit through April 22, Artworks, 7727 E. Central. Hours 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-682-1481.

“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.

Curator Lecture: “Print Matters,” by Mark Pascale, addresses the concepts, contexts and media of contemporary prints and the experimental spirit in printmaking today, 6 p.m. April 25, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Free. Call 316-268-4921.

Rebecca Hoyer, oil painting, opening reception 6-8 p.m. April 25, exhibit through May 18, Leaf Tea Lounge, 605 N. Main, Newton. Hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Wed. and Fri., 9-8 p.m. Thu., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-283-1033.

“Astratto Caldo,” paintings, artist Mario Bernardinello’s opening reception 5-7 p.m. April 26, Art for Lunch noon-1 p.m. April 30, exhibit through May 17, Steckline Gallery, Newman University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2199.

“Calliope of Color,” paintings, featuring artist Rick Frisbie from Salina, 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.

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.

Art & Music in the Heart of Newton, featuring art by Santa Fe 5th-6th Grade Center, opening reception 6-9 p.m. April 25, exhibit through May 15, Pages Books & Coffee, 605 N. Main, Newton. Hours 9 a.m-6 p.m. Mon.-Wed., 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Thu., 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-283-1596.

“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, exhibit through May 19, Rounds Gallery, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-634-2787.

“In the Middle of America: Printmaking & Print,” print collection of Elsie Allen, lithographs, block prints, etchings, aquatints, exhibit through May 19, Wiedemann 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,” paintings, featured artists Pat Coryell, Steve Cost, Sharon Edwards, Marty Penner, Carlos Soto and Brenda Yarnall; ceramics exhibit by Lauren Pohlenz; 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.

“Cats and Cows and Chickens, Oh My,” paintings and sculptures from regional artists, exhibit through May 25, Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St., Newton. Free. Information, 316-284-2749 or carriagefactoryartgallery.com.

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 St. North. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Free. Call 316-636-1000.

“Artist’s Proof,” original prints by notable American artists exploring an array of print medium, lithograph and etching, exhibit through June 1, Kansas African American Museum, 601 N. Water. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., noon-4 p.m. Sat. Call 316-262-7651.

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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