Sunday Arts calendar (June 23)

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06/23/2013 8:02 AM


“Peter Pan The Musical,” presented by Wellington Community Theater and Children’s Theater of Wellington, 2:30 p.m. Sun., Wellington High School, 1700 E. 16th St. Tickets $10, $5 ages 6-12, free ages 5 and under, available at the door.

“Dixie Swim Club,” comedy, 7 p.m. Sun., Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 7 p.m. Sun. Tickets: $14 general; $12 students, seniors, military. Information, 316-686-1282 or

“The Two Gentlemen of Verona,” Shakespeare-in-the-Park series, presented by Wichita Shakespeare Company, 7 p.m. Sun., Hand Park, Derby. Free. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. In the event of bad weather, call 316-655-2017 after 6 p.m.

“Les Miserables,” musical, presented by Music Theatre of Wichita, Wed.-June 30, Century II Concert Hall. Shows 8 p.m. Wed.-Fri., 2 and 8 p.m. Sat., 2 and 7 p.m. Sun. Tickets $22-$60. Call 316-265-3107.

“Hansel and Gretel,” show 10 a.m. and noon Thu., 10 a.m., noon and 6:30 p.m. Fri., Wichita Children’s Theatre, 201 Lulu. $5 for show and cookie, $7.50 for show and pizza. Pizza served 11:30 a.m. Thu.; 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Fri. Call 316-262-2282.

“You Take the Cake,” comedy, through June 30, shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 2:30 p.m. Sun., Kechi Playhouse, 100 E. Kechi Road, Kechi. Tickets $11 Thu. and Sun., $12 Fri.-Sat. Call 316-744-2152.

“Butch Cassidy and the Can’t Dance Kid, or, You Polka, You Brought Him,” comedy, through July 20, Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Dinner 6:15-7:30 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.

“Hairspray,” musical, through July 27, Crown Uptown Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. Select Thu. matinees, lunch service 10:30 a.m.-noon, show 12:30 p.m.; Thu.-Sat. dinner service 5-7:15 p.m., show 7:30 p.m.; Sun. matinees 2 p.m., show only. Tickets $45 show only, $60 lunch/dinner and show. Call 316-612-7696.

Diamond W Wranglers Western Dinner Show, comedy, 6:30 p.m. July 26, Aug. 24, Empire House Theater at Old Cowtown, 1865 W. Museum Blvd. Reservations required. Tickets $30, $15 ages 3-12 years. Call 316-788-1751.


Summer Concerts at Bradley Fair Plaza, jazz, shows 7:30-9:30 p.m., Bradley Fair, 2000 N. Rock Road. Thu., Denny Jiosa; July 4, Joseph Vincelli, followed by a fireworks display. Free. Information, 316-630-9990 or

The Senseney Community Band in Concert, sponsored by Music for the Master, June 30, Ascension Lutheran Church, 842 N. Tyler Road. Dinner 6 p.m., reservations requested; 7:30 p.m. concert. Free. Donations suggested. Call 316-722-4694.


Tuesdays on the Terrace: music, drinks and horticulture, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Botanica, 701 Amidon. Tue., Carrie Nation and the Speakeasy; July 2, Raging Sea; July 9, Carson Mac; July 16, Ryan Windham; July 23, Shantel Leitner; July 30, Jenny Wood; Aug. 6, Aaron Lee Martin; Aug. 13, Wayne Long and Arthetta Faye; Aug. 20, Bruce Huss; Aug. 27, “I Wish I Wrote That”; Sept. 3, Nikki Moddelmog; Sept. 10, Scott Allan Knost; Sept. 17, Uche; Sept. 24, RKO Blues. Tickets $7, $3 members. Call 316-264-0448.

Once Upon a Time, interactive exhibit where fairy tales come to life through stage sets and graphics, Botanica, 701 Amidon. Sat., “Extra Day”; exhibit through July 7. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 1-5 p.m. Sun., extended hours to 8 p.m. Tue. and Thu. Tickets $5 ages 3 and up in addition to admission to Botanica, which is $7, $5 ages 3-12. Information, 316-264-0448 or

Treehouse Series of Concerts, 4 p.m., Bartlett Arboretum, Belle Plaine. June 30, John Fullbright; July 7, Darol Anger and the Furies; Sept. 15, Driven; Oct. 13, Philip Aaberg. Bring lawn chair or blanket. Tickets $10. Information, 620-488-3451 or

Art for Your Ears, 7-9 p.m., McKnight Outdoor Plaza, WSU. July 11, Vance Gilbert; Aug. 1, Mark Selby and Tia Sillers. Bring lawn chair or blanket. Free. Information, 316-978-3664 or

KEYN Summer Concert Series, 8-10 p.m., WaterWalk, 515 S. Main. July 12, Fun Tones; July 19, King Midas; July 26, Big Fat Fun; Aug. 2, Lucky People; Aug. 9, Across the Pond; Aug. 16, Soul Project. Bands are subject to change. Bring your lawn chair. Free. Call 316-219-6060.

“Summer of Magic,” Harry Potter film series, Mondays only through July 22, Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. Tickets $5, free with Big Brothers Big Sisters membership card. Call 316-263-0884.

“Wichitennial River Festival and Traders Day,” buttons from 1972 and Riverfest Artifacts, exhibit through June 30, 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, children 5 and under free. Information, 316-265-9314 or

“Tsate Kongia: Walking in Two Worlds, the Life of Blackbear Bosin,” in-depth look into the personal and professional life of Bosin, one of the founders of the Indian Center and the man behind Keeper of the Plains sculpture, permanent display, Mid-America All-Indian Center, 650 N. Seneca. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Admission: $7 general; $5 seniors, military, students; $3 ages 6-12; free under age 6. Call 316-350-3340.


Spring Exhibitions, paintings, ceramics and watercolors, featured artists JacklynGarlock, Dale Hartley and Susan Lynn, closing reception 2-4 p.m. Sun., Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery, 401 N. First St., Lindsborg. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Information, 785-227-2220 or

“Earth and Sky, Women of the Prairie,” watercolors, oils and acrylics, from 16 women artists from Kansas, Nebraska and Missouri, exhibit through Mon., Artworks, 7724 E. Central. Hours 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-682-1481.

“Reinvented,” paintings by Harry Williford, sculptures by Don Lind, exhibit through Wed., Gallery XII, 412 E. Douglas. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Free. Information, 316-267-5915 or

Art Wood Galleries, casing shelves, tables, plant stands, yard art, artist Lyle Brandon, Wed.-Sat., SoNu Events, 1648 E. Central. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed.-Thu., 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-682-6497 or 316-258-4533.

Needle Arts Guild of Wichita, various forms of needlework created by local members, exhibit through June 30, Botanica, 701 Amidon. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Included with paid admission. Call 316-207-2643.

Jan Ritchie Dorian, still life and Pien Air Painting Collection, exhibit through June 30, Artist Central, 5014 E. Central. Viewing by appointment. Free. Call 316-686-2266.

“Designs of the Celtic Isles,” paintings and pastels, featured themes and motifs of Celtic scriptural embellishments by artist Margi Sweeton, exhibit through July 2, VAAM Gallery, 223 S. Main, McPherson. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat. Free. Call 620-241-5774.

The Mary R. Koch School of Visual Arts, exhibition of paintings, ceramics, sculpture and jewelry, by students and faculty, through July 7, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-634-2787.

“The Hills Are Alive: Flint Hills Landscapes,” paintings, ceramics and art glass, exhibit through July 13, Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St., Newton. Free. Information, 316-284-2749 or

Artists Sam and Kent Wilson, exhibit through July 19, Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center. Hours 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-264-9121.

“Petite Paintings,” watercolor and oil paintings, artist Jan Butler, exhibit through July 26, William J. Reals Gallery of Art, KU School of Medicine-Wichita, 1010 N. Kansas. Hours 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-293-3400.

Rosemary Dugan and Judy Dove, pastels, acrylics and collage, exhibit through July 28, The Gallery at Larksfield Place, 7373 E. 29th St. North. Hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Free. Call 316-636-1000.

Photography Show, photographers Richard, Kuhns, Fred Lassman, John Morrison, Rod Seel, Steven Seymour, blown glass by Roger Ward, exhibit through July 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.

“The Santa Fe Collection,” contemporary paintings, sculpture, prints and assemblage, exhibit through Aug. 1, Marcia McCoy Studios, 5020 E. Central. Viewing by appointment. Free. Call 505-470-1067.

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 general, $5 seniors, $3 youth and students, free for ages 5 and under. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

“Art Unleashed,” featured artists Gregory Folken and Krystle Cole, exhibit through Aug. 5, Derby Public Library, 1600 E. Walnut Grove, Derby. Hours 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Mon.-Thu., 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. Free. Call 316-788-0760.

Ray Turner: Population, portraits on glass, exhibit through Aug. 25, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Tickets: $7 general, $5 seniors, $3 youth and students, free for ages 5 and under. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

Quilts from the Permanent Collection, quilts and coverlets, exhibit through Sept. 22, 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, ages 5 and under free. Sat. always free. Call 316-268-4921.

“Western Lithograph Co.: 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 general, $2 ages 6-12, free under age 6. Information, 316-265-9314 or

“Small Pleasures,” outdoor sculpture, exhibit through fall of 2016, Ulrich Museum of Art, WSU. Free. Information 316-978-3664 or

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