Sunday Arts calendar (Feb. 10)
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“Brighton Beach Memoirs,” semi-autobiographical comedy, 7 p.m. Sun., Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Tickets $14, $12 seniors, students, military. Call 316-686-1282.
HD Live “Verdi’s Rigoletto,” opera, 11:55 a.m. Sat., Murdock Theatre, 536 N. Broadway. Tickets $24, $22 seniors, $18 students. Call 316-263-1665.
“Radiating Like a Stone: Wichita Women and the 1970s Feminist Movement,” play, 8 p.m. Wed.-Sat., 2 p.m. Feb. 17, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Recommended for mature audience. Tickets $20, $18 seniors, $10 students. Call 316-315-0151.
“Alice in Wonderland,” musical, shows noon Feb. 20 (pizza served 11:30 a.m.); 10 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Feb. 21; 10 a.m., noon (pizza served at 11:30 a.m.) and 6:30 p.m. (pizza served 6 p.m.) Feb. 22; noon Feb. 23 (pizza served at 11:30 a.m.); Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu. Tickets show only $6, $7.50 pizza and show. Call 316-262-2282.
“The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe,” presented by Friends University Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21-24, Friends University Alumni Auditorium. Tickets $11, $9 seniors and students. Call 316-295-5677.
“Cabaret,” musical, Feb. 14-March 3, The Forum Theatre, 147 S. Hillside. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Tickets $23 Thu., Sun., $25 Fri.-Sat. Information and tickets, 316-618-0444 or forumwichita.com.
“A Woman of No Importance,” by Oscar Wilde, comedy, 8 p.m. Feb. 28-March 2, 2 p.m. March 3, Performance Hall, De Mattias Fine Arts Center, Kansas Newman University. Tickets $10, $8 seniors/military, $5 students. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2486.
“Church Basement Ladies 4: A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement,” musical, through March 9, 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.; Sun. matinees 2 p.m. show only. Tickets $55 Thu. matinees, Thu.-Sat. evenings; $40 Sun. matinee; $40 children under 12 for dinner/show.
“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.
“Impressions: Black and Blue,” celebrating Black History Month, presented by Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony Orchestra, 4 p.m. Sun., Newton High School, 900 W. 12th, Newton. Tickets $12-$14, $5-$7 students. Call 316-772-3265.
Delano Chamber Players, concert, 3 p.m. Sun., West Side Baptist Church, 304 S. Seneca. Free; $10 donation requested. Call 316-259-0467.
Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three, mix of jazz, string, ragtime and American roots music, 4:30 p.m. Sun., Dyck Arboretum of the Plains, 177 W. Hickory, Hesston. Tickets $20, $10 children, $9-$18 members. Call 620-27-8127.
Concerto Aria Concert, presented by WSU Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. Tue., Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $7, discounts available. Information, 316-978-3233 or wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice.
Friends University Jazz Vocal Invitational Concert, 7:30 p.m. Fri., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $9, $6 seniors and students. Call 316-295-5677.
Friends University 20th Annual Jazz Festival Headliner Concert, featuring the Count Basie Orchestra and the New York Voices, 7:30 p.m. Sat., Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Tickets $20-$70. Call 316-295-5677.
Piper Leigh, musician, 7:30 p.m. Sat., Iron Horse Concert Hall, 315 S. Main, El Dorado. Tickets $15. Call 316-321-6348.
“American Rhapsody,” featuring pianist Andrew Russo, 8 p.m. Sat., 3 p.m. Feb. 17, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $17-$49. Concert talks one hour prior to each performance; free to all ticket holders. Information and tickets, 316-267-7658.
Tower Wind Quintet, chamber music, special guests Dr. James Knight and Susan Mayo, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 19, Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Free. Call 316-295-5677.
“Quetzalli de Veracruz,” performed by Ballet Folklorico, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23, Memorial Hall, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th St., North Newton, sponsored by Hesston-Bethel Performing Arts. Tickets $12-$27. Information and tickets, 316-284-5205, 620-327-8158 or hesston.edu/hbpa.
The Texas Tenors, performing with Wichita Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Daniel Hege, 8 p.m. Feb. 28, Century II Convention Hall, Tickets $25-$75. Information and tickets, 316-267-7658.
Stacy Renee, paintings, exhibit Mon.-March 8, reception 5-7 p.m. Feb. 22, Riney Fine Arts Gallery, Friends University. Free. Information, 316-295-5677 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Blow and Design Your Own Love’s Heart, design a glass paperweight in a heart shape, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. daily through Feb. 14, excluding Sun., Karg Art Glass, 111 N. Oliver, Kechi. Cost $37.50. Call 316-722-2442.
“Tintinnabulation,” sculpture, artist Mike Miller, exhibit through Fri., Steckline Gallery, Newman University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Free. Call 316-942-4291, ext. 2199.
“Dusty Footprints,” featuring ceramics artist Conrad Snider, exhibit through Fri., Fine Arts Center, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th St., North Newton. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 2-4 p.m. Sun. Free. Call 316-283-1500.
Create: Donate, various artists, exhibit through Sat., Cero’s Candies, 1108 E. Douglas. Hours 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 316-264-5002.
Fine Art Exhibit, various artists, through Feb. 18, Mead Street Gallery, 121 N. Mead, Suite 107. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-262-5192.
“The Same But Different,” paintings and drawings by Cathy Fiorelli, stained-glass lamps by Bob Steyaert, exhibit through Feb. 19, Gallery XII, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Call 316-267-5915.
Artists of Artist Central, various artists, exhibit through Feb. 22, Century II Concert Hall. Hours 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-350-3245.
“From the Garden,” paintings and 3-D exhibit, artists Charles Baughman and Dan Gegen, opening reception 5-7 p.m. Feb. 22, Art for Lunch noon-1 p.m. Feb. 26, 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.
“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.
“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.
“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.
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.
“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 31, 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.
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.
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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