Sunday Arts calendar (April 7)

04/07/2013 8:06 AM

04/07/2013 8:07 AM

THEATER

“Hello Dolly,” musical, featuring Karla Burns, 2 p.m. Sun., Forum Theatre, 147 S. Hillside. Tickets $23 Sun. Call 316-618-0444.

“Charlotte’s Web,” presented by Christian Youth Theatre, 7 p.m. Thu.-Sat., matinee 2 p.m. Sat., 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. Thu.-Sat., 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. Wed.-Sat., matinee 2 p.m. Sat.-April 14, Welsbacher Theatre, WSU 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. 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. Wed,; 10 a.m. & 1:45 p.m. Thu.; 10 a.m., noon & 6:30 p.m. Fri.; Noon Sat., Wichita Children’s Theatre, 201 Lulu. Tickets $6 for show, $7.50 for show and pizza. Pizza served 11:30 a.m. Wed.; 11:30 a.m. & 6 p.m. Fri.; 11:30 a.m. Sat. 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.

“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.

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” comedy, by William Shakespeare, 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 7 p.m. Sun., April 18-May 5, Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Tickets $14, $12 military, seniors and students, all tickets $10 April 18. Call 316-686-1282.

“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

“The Emperor,” pianist Markus Groh, 3 p.m. Sun., 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. Sun., 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. Mon., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Tickets $6, $4 seniors and students. Information and tickets, 316-295-5677 or friends.edu/finearts.

Organized Rhythm with Clive Driskill-Smith and Joseph Gramley, Rie Bloomfield Organ Series, 7:30 p.m. Tue., Wiedemann Hall, WSU. Tickets $10, discounts available. Information and tickets, 316-978-3233 or wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice.

“Famous Last Words,” pianist Dr. Paul Kenyon, 6 p.m. Thu., Chapel Auditorium, Tabor College, 400 S. Jefferson, Hillsboro. Free. Call 620-947-3121, ext. 1225.

“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.

Contemporary Dance Theatre Spring Concert, 7:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat., Duerksen Fine Arts Center, WSU. Tickets $10, discounts available. Information and tickets, 316-978-3233 or wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice.

“Broadway Regards” and The Burford Singers, concert, 4 p.m. April 14, Arkansas City High School, 1200 W. Radio Lane, Arkansas City,. Tickets $5. Call 620-442-5895.

Symphonic Band Concert, 7:30 p.m. April 16, 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. April 19, Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Free. Call 316-253-1219.

Wichita Jazz Festival Concert, featuring Tierney Sutton Band, 7:30 p.m. April 20, Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $30, discounts available. Information and tickets, 316-978-3233 or wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Tulips, Fairies & Friends, Fairy House competition, ecological programs, performers, activities and crafts, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., 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.

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.

ART EVENTS

“Calliope of Color,” paintings, featuring artist Rick Frisbie from Salina, reception 2-4 p.m. Sun., 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.

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

“Cats and Cows and Chickens, Oh My,” paintings and sculptures from regional artists, opening reception 2-4 p.m. Sun., exhibit through May 25, Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St., Newton. Free. Information, 316-284-2749 or carriagefactoryartgallery.com.

“Autism & Man’s Best Friend, artwork created by individuals who have autism or have been touched personally by the disorder, exhibit through Tue., 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.

Paula Moore Photography, artist and photography, exhibit through Fri., 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.

“In the Studio … Live,” sculpture, artist Christopher Gulick, 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.

Kansas Academy of Oil Painters, oils and acrylics, featuring various artists, exhibit through April 19, 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. April 19, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Free admission, cash bar. Call 316-268-4921.

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.

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, 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, bock prints, etchings, aquatints, 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,” paintings, featured artists Pat Coryell, Steve Cost, Sharon Edwards, Marty Penner, Carlos Soto, Brenda Yarnall and Lauren Pohlenz will have a ceramic display, 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.

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.

“Artist’s Proof,” original prints by notable American artists and array of print medium, lithograph and etching, exhibit through June 1, The 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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