“The Learned Ladies,” comedy, 2 p.m. Sun., Wilner Auditorium, Wichita State University. Tickets $10, $8 military/seniors/faculty/staff, $6 students. Call 316-978-3233.
“Doc MacDougal’s Miraculous Melodrama,” part of “Empire House Live” series, 2 p.m. Sun., Old Cowtown Museum, 1864 W. Museum Blvd. Tickets $10-$12 in advance; $12-$14 at door; Sat.-Sun. dinner-theater $22-$24 (by reservation only). Information and tickets, 316-219-4849 or www.wichitatix.com.
“How the Dog Runs,” play about family, death and dogs on the Fourth of July, 2 p.m. Sun., Jabara Theatre, Newman University. Tickets $10, $8 students, $5 Newman students. Call 316-942-4291.
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“The Miracle Worker,” story of Helen Keller, 2 p.m. Sun., Fitzpatrick Auditorium, Kansas Wesleyan University, 100 E. Claflin Avenue in Salina. Tickets $8, $3 for non-KWU students, free for students, faculty, staff and alumni. Information and tickets, 785-827-5541, ext. 1127 or email@example.com.
“One Man, Two Guvnors,” play, Broadway farce about a man who discovers he’s employed by two rival gangsters, 2 p.m. Sun., Forum Theatre, 147 S. Hillside. Tickets $23. Information and tickets, forum-theatrewichita.com and 316-618-0444.
“Menopause: The Musical,” musical, 8 p.m. Tue.-Wed., Century II Mary Jane Teall Theater. Tickets $44-$54. Information and tickets, wichitatix.com and 316-303-8100.
NT Live: “Macbeth,” Shakespeare’s tragic tale of ambition and treachery, 7 p.m. Thu., Murdock Theatre, 536 N. Broadway. Tickets $15. Call 316-440-6407.
“Susannah,” opera, based on the biblical tale of Susannah and the Elders, 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 2 p.m. Oct. 20, Miller Concert Hall, WSU. Tickets $16, $14 military/seniors, $6 non-WSU students, free for WSU students with current ID. Call 316-978-3233.
“Zombie Prom,” 1950s horror comic book springs to life as a musical comedy, Fri.-Sun., Black Box Theatre, 201 Lulu. Shows 7 p.m. Fri.-Sat, 2 p.m. Sun. Tickets $8.50-$12.50, discounts available. Information, 316-262-2282 or www.sctdc.com.
“The Zombie,” comedy thriller, Thu.-Nov. 2, 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.
“Cats,” musical, 2 p.m. Sat., show only, Crown Uptown Dinner Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. Tickets $45. Call 316-612-7696.
“Say What?! Comedy Improv,” party of “Empire House Live” series, 8 p.m. Sat., Old Cowtown Museum, 1864 W. Museum Blvd. Mature audience only. Cash bar available. Tickets $10. Call 316-219-1871.
“Macbeth,” known as “The Scottish Play,” presented by the Guild Hall Players, Oct. 24-27, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 3750 E. Douglas. Shows 8 p.m. Thu.-Sat, 7 p.m. Sun. Tickets $12, $7 students. Information, 316-683-5686 or www.stjameswichita.org.
“Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde,” classic about depravity, lust, love and horror, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24-27, Friends University Alumni Auditorium. Tickets $11, $9 seniors/students. Information and tickets, 316-295-5677 or friends.edu/finearts.
“Right of Spring,” exhilarating yet controversial piece that changed symphonic music, classics concert, presented by Wichita Symphony Orchestra, 3 p.m. Sun., Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $17-$55. Information and tickets, www.wso.org or 316-267-7658.
Casado Jazz Night with Dave Glenn, 8 p.m. Wed., Casado Campus Center, Friends University. Free. Call 316-295-5677.
Chamber Orchestra Concert, 7:30 p.m. Fri., Sebits Auditorium, Friends University. Free. Call 316-295-5677.
Blues Masters, 16th annual event featuring Chris Cain, Chris Thomas King, Barbara Carr, Lil’ Ray Neal, Roy Roberts, Lazy Lester and various performers, 7:15 p.m. Fri-Sat., Blue Heaven Studios, 201 S. Eighth St. in Salina. Tickets $50. Information and tickets, 785-825-8609 or www.blueheavenstudios.com.
“Mad Melancholy,” featuring Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony, 4 p.m. Oct. 20, Bethel College Memorial Hall, Bethel College, 300 E. 27th St., North Newton. Tickets $12 in advance, $14 at door; or $6 in advance, $7 at door for students. Call 316-772-3265.
Delano Chamber Players, concert, 3 p.m. Oct. 20, West Side Baptist Church, 304 S. Seneca. $10. Call 316-259-04577.
“Everything Old is New Again,” presented by the WSU Madrial Singers, songs of nature presented by WSU Women’s Glee Club, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22, Wiedemann Hall, WSU. Tickets $7. Call 316-978-3233.
“Concert for the Common Man,” tribute to Scott MacLaughlin, presented by Cowley College Concert Choir and Band, 7 p.m. Oct. 22, Robert Brown Theatre, Cowley College, 125 E. Second St., Arkansas City. Free. Call 620-442-0430.
Treehouse Series of Concerts, 4 p.m. Sun., Philip Aaberg, Bartlett Arboretum, Belle Plaine. Bring lawn chair or blanket. Tickets $10. Information, 620-488-3451 or bartlettarboretum.com.
“All Things New,” contemporary ballet concert, presented by Ballet Emmanuel, 7 p.m. Sat., Salem United Methodist Church, 115 Old Main in Newton. Free. Call 719-433-8820.
Art on Monday with John Gary Brown, photographer and author of “Soul in the Stone: Cemetery Art from America’s Heartland,” who will speak on the rich traditions and striking headstones he discovered across the region, lunch at noon, 1 p.m. lecture, Oct. 21, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd. Reservation deadline Tue. Tickets $30. Call 316-268-4912.
The Wichita National All Media Craft Exhibition 2013, trends and tradition of American crafts and artists from around the country, exhibit through Tue., Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-648-2787.
Photography Invitational, featured artist George Jerkovich, gallery talk at noon Tue., bring a brown bag lunch, snack and drinks provided. Exhibit through Nov. 1. Kansas Wesleyan University, 100 E. Claflin Ave., Salina. Hours 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or by appointment. Information, 316-827-5541 ext. 5124 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Landscapes and Still Lifes,” watercolor paintings, artist Jette Summers, exhibit through Fri., 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 316-293-2643.
“Timeless Traditions, New Fire,” Susan deWit, curator, exhibit through Fri., Steckline Gallery, Newman University. Hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 316-942-4291.
Julie Baldwin, artist, watercolor and oil, opening reception 5-7 p.m. Fri., exhibit through Nov. 1, Heritage Gallery, McPherson Opera House, 219 S. Main in McPherson. Hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Free. Call 620-241-6131.
“American West,” Jim Clements, artist, exhibit through Sat., 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 316-262-51292.
Porter Street Artists & Friends, featuring local artists, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., Porter Street Artists & Friends, 941 Porter. Free. Call 316-263-0668.
“Tactile Vision,” art by students who are participate in the Envision Art program, exhibit through Oct. 20, CityArts, 334 N. Mead. Hours 1-9 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-350-3245.
“Mayday Over Wichita: The Worst Military Aviation Disaster in Kansas History,” by D.W. Carter, 2-3 p.m. Sun., Waterman Books and Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas. Free. Call 316-682-1181.
“Penumbra,” by Samantha Bennett, 2-4 p.m. Sat., Watermark Books and Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas. Free. Call 316-682-1181.
“What Once Was Lost,” “A Simple Change,” “A Bride for Keeps,” by Kim Vogel Sawyer, Judith Miller and Melissa Jagears, 1-3 p.m. Sat., Faith & Life Bookstore, 606 N. Main, Newton. Free. Call 316-283-2210.
“Pulp Fiction: The Complete Story of Quentin Tarantino’s Masterpiece,” by Jason Bailey, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sat., Watermark Books and Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas. Free. Call 316-682-1181.