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Sunday Arts calendar (Jan. 19)

  • Published Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at 12 a.m.

THEATER

“The Wakefield Mysteries,” by Adrian Henri, 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 2 p.m. Jan. 26, Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $11, $9 seniors/students. Information and tickets, friends.edu/finearts or 316-295-5677.

“Inherit the Wind,” drama, Thu.-Feb. 9, Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat. Tickets $12, $10 seniors/military/students; $8 opening night. Call 316-686-1282.

“The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley,” musical, Fri.-Feb. 1, Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu. Cost show only $6, $7.50 pizza and show. Information, show times and tickets, www.wctdc.com or 316-262-2282.

The 24-Hour Theatre Project, marathon that begins the night before with four to eight teams writing, rehearsing and then presenting original 10-minute plays to a live audience, 8 p.m. Sat., Jabara Theatre, Kansas Newman University. Tickets $2. Call 316-942-4291.

NT Live: “Coriolanus,” tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, 1 p.m. Jan. 30, Murdock Theatre, 536 N. Broadway. Tickets $15, $13 students/military. Call 316-440-6407.

“Godspell,” musical, Jan. 31-Feb. 22, Crown Uptown Dinner Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. Thu.-Sat. doors open 5 p.m., dinner service 5-7 p.m., show 7:30 p.m.; Sun. doors open 12:30 p.m., matinee 2 p.m., show only; select Thu. matinees doors open 10:30 a.m., lunch service 10:30 a.m.-noon, show 12:30 p.m. Tickets $50 lunch/dinner and show, $35 show only; $35 ages 12 and under. Call 316-612-7696.

“Tyler Perry’s Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned,” play, 5 p.m. Jan. 26, Century II Convention Hall. Tickets $47.50. Information and tickets, www.wichitatix.com or 316-303-8100.

“Tell Me on a Sunday,” musical, performed by Rachel Kasper de Benedet, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31, Krehbiel Auditrorium, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th St. in North Newton. Tickets $17-$20, $13 seniors, $12 students. Call 316-284-5205 or 620-327-8158.

“Driving Miss Daisy,” story of two outsiders who come to a mutual respect based on their independence, strength and stubborn integrity, through Feb. 2, The Forum Theatre Performing Arts and Events Center, 147 S. Hillside. Shows 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Tickets $11.50-$25. Call 316-618-0444.

MUSIC

“Sensuous Serenade,” winter classics, 4 p.m. Jan. 26, Newton High School Auditorium, 900 W. 12th St. in Newton. Tickets $12-$14, $6-$7 students, ages 12 and under free with an adult. Call 316-772-3265.

Choral Connections Concert, top choirs from around Kansas, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 30, Friends University Sebits Auditorium. Tickets $16, $13 seniors/students. Information and tickets, friends.edu/finearts or 316-295-5677.

Music Tasting with KMUW, sneek peek of exhibit “MathAlive” will reveal the math within musical structures and perfrom math concepts such as harmonic series and chord progression, 7-9:30 p.m. Jan. 30, Exploration Place, 300 N. McLean Blvd. Tickets $15 members, $20 non-members. Call 316-660-0600.

Cirque de la Symphonic, blue jeans concert, includes aerial flyers, acrobats, dancers, jugglers, 8 p.m. Jan. 31, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $25. Call 316-267-7658.

Cirque de la Symphonic, classics concert, includes aerial flyers, acrobats, dancers, jugglers, 8 p.m. Feb. 1, 3 p.m. Feb. 2, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $17-$55. Call 316-267-7658.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Trinkets and Toys with Bits and Bobs, glimpse into a Victorian parlor and hands-on activities, presented by Marti McCartney, 2 p.m. Sun., Harvey County Historical Musuem, 203 N. Main in Newton. Cost $5, museum members free. Call 316-283-2221.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration, noon Mon., Wichita State University’s Hughes Metropolitan Complex, 29th Street North and Oliver. Featured speaker will be Bernadette Gray-Little, chancellor for the University of Kansas. Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer and U.S. Rep. Mike Pompeo also are scheduled to speak. Sponsored by the Greater Wichita Ministerial League.

Senior Wednesday, Veteran’s Lectureship: Wichitan Remember World War II, 10 a.m. Wed., Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, 204 S. Main. Admission, $5, $2 seniors and children under 12, under age 6 free. Call 316-265-9314.

Space Out Saturday, live demonstrations and hands-on activities and kid-friendly tour of the Hall of Space Musuem, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat., Kansas Cosmosphere & Space Center, 1100 N. Plum in Hutchinson. Free. Call 620-662-2305.

Used Book Sale, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat., sponsored by Friends of the Wichita Art Museum, Boeing Foyer, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Free. Call 316-268-4921.

“Nonviolence: A Season For Everyone,” series of events beginning Jan. 30-April 5, includes breakfast 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 1, Marcus Welcome Center, WSU. Information and activities will be shared about the themes and upcoming events. Free. Call 316-259-2580 or 316-308-2956.

Polar Plunge & Strut, 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Feb. 1, O.J. Watson Park, 3022 S. McLean Blvd. Information, fornelli@ksso.org or 913-236-9290, ext. 107.

Family Fun Fair, winter garden party with crafts and hands-on activities, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 1, Botanica, 701 Amidon. Suitable for all ages. Free. Call 316-264-0448.

Craftapalooza & Fabulous Vintage Market, handmade arts, crafts, home decor, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 1, Century II Exhibition Center. Admission $3, ages 12 and under free. Information, www.montagefestivals.com or montagefestivals@earthlink.net.

Color Party: “Midnight,” 8-11:30 p.m. Feb. 1, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Tickets $125. Call 316-268-4912.

Asbury Park Valentine’s Fundraiser, dinner, show and auction, Feb. 14, Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 S. Mosley. Doors open at 5:45 p.m., dinner 6:15 p.m., show and auction, 7:30 p.m.. Tickets $75. Reservations by Jan. 31. Call 316-283-4770, ext. 248.

“Walton,” exhibit featuring cities in Harvey County through Dec. 2014, Harvey County Historical Museum, 203 N. Main in Newton. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Free. Call 316-283-2221.

ART EVENTS

“Vital Signs,” media art from San Jose Museum of Art, Closes Sunday. noon-5 p.m., Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Admission $7, $5 seniors, $3 students and youth over age 5. 316-268-4921.

Winter Opening Reception, 2014 exhibitions, 7-9 p.m. Sat., Ulrich Museum of Art, WSU. Admission $10, free for Ulrich members and WSU students. Call 316-978-3664.

Family ArtVenture: “Cities and Oceans, Oh My,” drop-in art explorations, paintings of Guy Carleton Wiggins, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat., Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Free. Call 316-268-4921.

Stone Carvers/Masters and Students, Cathedrals/Don Siedhoff, exhibt through Sat., 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.

“Range of Vision,” various artists, music by Joel Barkman, exhibit through Sat., Art Room 114, 114 N. Main in El Dorado. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment. Call 316-321-3223.

“Miles from Town: Phil Epp,” artist talk and opening reception, 7 p.m. Sat., Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St. in Newton. Free. Call 316-284-2749.

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