Sunday Arts calendar (Dec. 29)

12/29/2013 12:00 AM

12/26/2013 5:28 PM

THEATER

“Derbysville: The Town of Misfit Toys,” musical comedy, 6 p.m. Mon., Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Tickets $27 dinner/show. Call 316-263-0222.

“Sleeping Beauty,” ballet, featuring Maria Sokolnikova and the Russian National Ballet Theatre, presented by Wichita Grand Opera, 3:30 p.m. Jan. 5, Century II Concert Hall. Tickets $35-$85. Call 316-262-8054.

Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells , 6:30 p.m. Friday, Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center, 201 S. Lulu. $6 per person. Show only. Ages 5 and up. 316-262-2282.

MUSIC

New Years Day: Live , 7 p.m. Wednesday, Murdock Theatre, 536 N. Broadway. $10. Live music by Commonfolk, The Radio Soul and Billy Bloomquist. $10 at the door. 316-263-1665

SPECIAL EVENTS

New Year’s Eve Bootlegger’s Ball, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Eaton Venue, 523 E. Douglas. $100. Dinner buffet, cocktails, casino entertainment, DJ and a Roaring 20s dance performance. 1920s-inspired attire encouraged. 316-519-7082

Wichita Magazine New Year’s Eve Gala , 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview, 400 W. Douglas. Tickets: $75. Catered dinner, dessert, midnight champagne toast, live music and midnight fireworks display over Arkansas River. 316-361-0500

“The Gage Brewer Guitar,” the first electric guitar, exhibit through Tue., Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, 204 S. Main. Hours 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tue.-Fri., 1-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. Admission $5, or $2 ages 7-11, ages 6 and under free. Call 316-265-9314.

Illuminations, more than 200 trees and structures illuminated in the gardens, music, Santa and light shows, 5:30-8:30 p.m. daily through Tue., Botnaica, 701 Amidon. Tickets $7, $5 ages 3-12. Call 316-264-0448.

“Ragamuffin” movie, 7 p.m. Jan 9, Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway. St. $10. World premiere of movie based on the life of Rich Mullins. 316-263-0884

Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam , 7:30 p.m. Jan 10, Intrust Bank Arena, 500 E. Waterman. 316-440-9000

First Friday Art Exploration Lecture Series ,12:15 p.m. Friday, CityArts, 334 N. Mead. Free lecture on glass blowing. Bring your lunch. 316-350-3245

Wedding Floral 101 ,11:30 a.m. Jan. 11, CityArts, 334 N. Mead. $35. In this workshop, learn the best techniques to create arrangements, corsages, bouquets and boutonnieres. For ages 16 and older. Register at 316-350-3245.

ART EVENTS

Holiday Gift Show, paintings and sculpture by artists Elizabeth Yarosz-Ash and John Thorns Jr., 16th- and 17th-century mezzotint portrait engravings by Charles Pelham Greenough, exhibit 1-5 p.m. Sun., Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery, 401 N. First St. in Lindsborg. Free. Call 785-227-2220.

Stone Carvers/Masters and Students, Cathedrals/Don Siedhoff, exhibt Mon.-Jan. 25, 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.

“Small Works, Big Ideas,” two- and three-dimensional art, Tue. Mead Street Gallery, 121 N. Mead. Hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. Free. Call 316-262-5192.

“The Splendor of Glass,” exhibit through Tue., Karg Art Glass, 111 N. Oliver, Kechi. Hours 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun. Free. Call 316-744-2442.

Kansas Watercolor Society National Exhibition, paintings, exhibit through Jan. 5, Wichita Center for the Arts, 9112 E. Central. Hours 1-5 p.m. Tue.-Sun. Free. Call 316-634-2787.

“Vital Signs,” media art from San Jose Museum of Art, through Jan. 19, 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 students and youth over age 5. Saturdays are free. Call 316-268-4921.

AUDITIONS

“Moon Over Buffalo,” at 5 p.m. Jan. 7, Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center’s Heather Muller Black Box Theatre, 201 S. Lulu. Comedy set in the theater world of NYC. No prepared material required. Ages 12 and older. 316-262-2282

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